Tigran Kotanjian

[Russian: Тигран Котанйян]

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Fide Id13301250
TitleGrand Master
FederationArmenia fed
FIDE Elo2482
Highest Elo2580 (July 2009)
URS Rating2505 
Born 01.Sep.1981  (Age 37)
 Ranking: World #971, Europe #728, Armenia #22
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Queen's gambit (30%): D30 D12 D12 D20 D31 D34Sicilian defence (43%): B57 B63 B23 B53 B80 B86
Nimzo-Indian (18%): E34 E35 E37 E36 E33 E46Queen's gambit (21%): D25 D27 D31 D18 D10 D30
King's Indian (11%): E97 E86 E60 A48 E61 E97English (8%): A10 A16 A30 A13 A13 A13
Queen's pawn (11%): E10 A40 A40 A40 A40 A40Reti (8%): A09 A09 A06 A05 A08 A04
English (9%): A17 A22 A34 A11 A10 A21Queen's pawn (8%): E10 A46 A46 D02 D02 A40
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #43 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.25%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   49.41%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.159 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  83.2 (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
PSC-Puregold International Chess Challenge Pasig City, Philippines2015.11.152400
Philippine International Chess Championship Pasig City, Philippines2015.11.082430
Beirut Open Beirut, Lebanon2015.09.181540
Avecina Blitz Chess Tournament Hamedan, Iran2015.09.041800
12th Avicenna International Open Chess Tournament Hamedan, Iran2015.09.021610
Clubs Championship Beirut, Lebanon2015.08.121180
Aeroflot Open Blitz Moscow, Russia2015.04.052470
Aeroflot Open B Moscow, Russia2015.03.272390
75th Armenian Championship The Highest League Yerevan, Armenia2015.01.122540
Chess Olympiad Tromso, Norway2014.08.012170
7th Annual K. Asrian Memorial Jermuk, Armenia2014.06.162120
8th Armenian Club Championship Yerevan, Armenia2014.06.091840
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