Rafael A Vaganian

[Russian: Рафаел А Ваганян]

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Fide Id13300016
DSB Id10228040
TitleGrand Master
FederationArmenia fed
FIDE Elo2546 
Highest 2670 (January 2005)
Live Rating2511 
URS Rating2496 
Born 15.Oct.1951  (Age 67)
ClubSchachgemeinschaft Porz
 Ranking: World #448, Europe #347, Armenia #14
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Reti (52%): A09 A08 A04 A09 A05 A04French defence (35%): C15 C17 C19 C18 C01 C11
Queen's pawn (11%): D02 A46 A46 A40 A46 A41Queen's pawn (13%): A45 D02 E00 A46 D02 D02
English (8%): A15 A21 A30 A17 A34 A10Reti (11%): A09 A05 A09 A06 A07 A09
Queen's gambit (6%): D20 D54 D36 D35 D30 D12Queen's gambit (10%): D31 D53 D31 D13 D30 D10
King's Indian (5%): E80 E97 A49 E83 E61 A48English (7%): A21 A18 A15 A22 A13 A18
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #36 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   97.99%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   55.88%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.192 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  80.52 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
8th Armenian Club Championship Yerevan, Armenia2014.06.091840
European Individual Championship Yerevan, Armenia2014.03.032430
European Individual Championship Yerevan, Armenia2014.03.032430
Snowdrops v Old Hands Marianske Lazne, Czech Republic2011.12.022470
Nationale Interclubs Belgium2011.10.091270
Nationale Interclubs Belgium2010.09.261450
Deutsche Team-Pokalmeisterschaft Germany2010.01.162180
2nd Bundesliga West Germany2009.10.182330
Aeroflot Open A1 Moscow, Russia2009.02.172610
Moscow Open A Moscow, Russia2009.01.312370
24th European Club Cup Halkidiki, Greece Halkidiki, Greece2008.10.172270
2nd Bundesliga West Hamburg, Germany2008.10.052320
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