Mihaela Sandu

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Fide Id1204327
TitleWoman Grand Master
FederationRomania fed
FIDE Elo2289 
Highest 2347 (June 2015)
URS Rating2280 
National Elo2237
Born 19.Feb.1977  (Age 41)
 Ranking: World #217, Europe #149, Romania #5
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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (43%): B20 B90 B33 B41 B33 B41Sicilian defence (51%): B80 B55 B72 B90 B20 B41
French defence (13%): C02 C10 C19 C12 C11 C17King's Indian (12%): E76 E61 E76 E70 E77 E87
Caro-Kann defence (10%): B12 B10 B12 B15 B13Reti (7%): A05 A07 A04
King's pawn (8%): B00 B00 C50 B00King's Indian, East Indian (7%): A48 A48 A48 A48
Pirc defence (5%): B07 B07 B07 B07 B08Queen's pawn (6%): A46 A45 A45 A46 A40 A45
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #39 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   95.96%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   75.75%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -1.192 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   51.58(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  82.54 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Mihaela Sandu currently plays in:
European Individual Chess Championship Batumi, Georgia
2018.03.17 to 2018.03.28
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
European Team Chess Championship - Women Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132230
1nd Romanian Teams Championship - League - Women Mamaia, Romania2015.10.032030
Women International Open Maria Albulet Memorial Braila, Romania2015.09.101890
Open Brasschaat Brasschaat, Belgium2015.08.151780
20eme Tournoi International de Creon - Tournoi Principal Creon, France2015.07.271980
30eme Open International d'Echecs d'Avoine Avoine, France2015.07.181750
European Women's Ind. Championship Chakvi, Georgia2015.05.192260
National Chess Championship - Final - W Calimanesti, Romania2015.04.182000
1nd National Team Chess Championship - Level - F Calimanesti Caciulata, Romania2014.11.082070
Albulet Memorial Braila, Romania2014.09.052220
Banca Feroviara Open Arad, Romania2014.08.041890
15th European Individual Womens Chess Championship Plovdiv, Bulgaria2014.07.062240
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