Melvin Yu

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Fide Id6000460
USCF Id13210356
FederationHong Kong fed
FIDE Elo1958 
Highest 2032 (January 2006)
National Elo1857
Born 1991  (Age 25)
 Ranking: World #37569, Asia #2678, Hong Kong #10
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Sicilian defence (44%): B57 B90 B33 B90 B38 B29Caro-Kann defence (34%): B12 B18 B12 B12 B13 B14
Petrov's defence (11%): C42 C42Sicilian defence (31%): B75 B23 B23 B50 B55 B23
Scandinavian (11%): B01 B01 B01King's Indian, East Indian (10%): A48 A48
Ruy Lopez (11%): C60 C90 C88Reti (10%): A09 A05 A06
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B12Queen's pawn (3%): A45
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #49 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +4.122 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Hong Kong Chess Championship Preliminaries Hong Kong, Hong Kong2013.01.281210
4th World Schools Chess Championships - Open U17 Singapore, Singapore2008.07.231610
Hong Kong Chess Championship Finals Hong Kong2008.04.071990
Hong Kong Chess Championship Preliminaries Hong Kong, Hong Kong2008.01.14940
World Youth Under-16 Olympiad Singapore, Singapore2007.08.051840
Canadian Open Ottawa, Canada2007.07.071170
Hong Kong Chess Championship Finals Hong Kong, Hong Kong2007.03.291850
HK Chess Championship Prelims Hong Kong, Hong Kong2007.01.111190
Pafnutieff Memorial G/45 (Open) San Francisco, USA2006.08.05850
37th Olympiad Men Turin, Italy2006.05.212340
TSD Bangkok Club Open Bangkok, Thailand2006.04.112050
Hong Kong Championship Hong Kong, Hong Kong2006.03.232070
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