Hrant Melkumyan

[Russian: Хрант Мелкумян]

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Fide Id13302485
DSB Id10287518
TitleGrand Master
FederationArmenia fed
FIDE Elo2664 
Highest 2678 (September 2014)
Live Rating2665 
URS Rating2653 
Born 30.Apr.1989  (Age 29)
ClubSchachfreunde Berlin 190
 Ranking: World #80, Europe #58, Armenia #4
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Queen's gambit (20%): D44 D12 D19 D06 D12 D17Ruy Lopez (21%): C80 C85 C77 C67 C67 C75
Queen's pawn (17%): A40 E00 A46 A50 D00 A46Reti (12%): A04 A09 A06 A09 A05 A07
Reti (10%): A06 A06 A09 A04 A05 A04Queen's pawn (7%): A46 D02 D00 A46 D00 A45
English (10%): A20 A29 A22 A13 A13 A15Gruenfeld defence (7%): D96 D83 D85 D94 D85 D80
Nimzo-Indian (7%): E21 E30 E36 E20 E20 E20English (6%): A34 A10 A13 A30 A15 A10
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #50 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.23%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   77.27%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.759 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.12 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Hrant Melkumyan currently plays in:
European Individual Chess Championship Batumi, Georgia
2018.03.17 to 2018.03.28
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Jakovenko | Wojtaszek | Navara | Vallejo | Ivanchuk | Mamedov | Matlakov | Dubov | Ponomariov | Cheparinov | Nabaty | Kuzubov | Jobava | Kravtsiv | Inarkiev | Najer | Sargissian | Demchenko | Berkes | Motylev | Korobov | ... and 283 more.

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
European Rapid Championship Minsk, Belarus2015.12.191680
European Blitz Championship Minsk, Belarus2015.12.181810
7th London Chess Classic: Super Rapidplay London, England2015.12.121630
1st Bundesliga Rounds 3 - 4 Hamburg, Germany2015.12.112470
7th London Chess Classic: FIDE Open London, England2015.12.042100
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
1st Bundesliga Austrian rd 1-4 Mattersburg, Austria2015.11.052320
1st Bundesliga Transferred Matches From Other Rounds 2 Hamburg, Germany2015.11.012500
13e Rencontres Internationales du Cap d'Agde - Grand Prix Agde, France2015.10.242170
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
PokerStars Isle of Man International Chess Tournament - Masters Douglas, England2015.10.032360
1st Bundesliga Rounds 1 - 2 Hamburg, Germany2015.09.182470
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