Andrei Istratescu

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Fide Id1200372
ECF Id280584E
TitleGrand Master
FederationRomania fed
FIDE Elo2575 
Highest 2677 (January 2014)
URS Rating2603 
Born 03.Dec.1975 (in Romania)
 Ranking: World #330, Europe #256, Romania #5
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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (20%): B90 B94 B46 B90 B32 B57Sicilian defence (23%): B43 B44 B91 B20 B93 B97
English (12%): A13 A26 A27 A30 A23 A25Queen's pawn (19%): D02 A40 A45 A40 D02 A45
Queen's pawn (9%): A41 A50 A41 A40 D02 A40Reti (8%): A06 A05 A04 A07 A09 A09
Queen's gambit (8%): D10 D20 D20 D31 D13 D16King's Indian (7%): A48 E73 E81 A48 E77 E97
French defence (7%): C03 C12 C08 C15 C18 C10English (5%): A13 A15 A21 A11 A20 A30
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #25 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.2%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -1.126 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.95 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Andrei Istratescu currently plays in: LOCATION: Athens, cinfo: GRE
46th Greek Team Championship Premier League Porto Rio Hortel, Greece
2018.07.10 to 2018.07.15
Website | Standings & Results | Live broadcast | Games | Photos/Video | Reports

Almasi | Ivan Saric | Safarli | Papaioannou | Fedorchuk | Yilmaz | Erdos | Lupulescu | Banikas | Postny | Mastrovasilis | Istratescu | Fier Alexandr | Halkias | Sadzikowski | Pavlidis | Boruchovsky | Nikolov | Mihok | Czarnota | David | ... and 619 more.

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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
6th Grand-Prix de Monthey Monthey, Switzerland2015.10.311750
Swiss Team Championship League A,B,1 Round 8-9 Switzerland2015.10.102150
Swiss Team Championship League A,B,1 Round 6-7 Switzerland2015.09.051980
Championnat de France - National Saint Quentin, France2015.08.092590
Bulgarian Chess Summer Albena A Tournament Varna, Bulgaria2015.06.172370
Romania Cup - Teams Open Bucharest, Romania2015.06.131850
Swiss Team Championship League A,B,1 Round 3-5 Switzerland2015.05.301990
Dubai Open Blitz Chess Tournament Dubai, UAE2015.04.102100
17th Dubai Open Chess Tournament Dubai, UAE2015.04.062190
Swiss Team Championship League A,B,1 Round 1-3 Switzerland2015.03.282030
International Schachopen Graz Group A Graz, Austria2015.02.132210
26th Tournoi Open International Activ Chess Geneva, Switzerland2015.01.181390
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