Natalija Popova

[Russian: Наталия Попова]

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Fide Id13500295
TitleWoman Intl. Master
FederationBelarus fed
FIDE Elo2276
Highest Elo2347 (September 2011)
URS Rating2233 
Born 28.Nov.1976  (Age 42)
 Ranking: World #247, Europe #174, Belarus #3
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Sicilian defence (44%): B42 B34 B92 B54 B42 B33Sicilian defence (45%): B22 B23 B30 B32 B63 B45
Ruy Lopez (15%): C63 C82 C62 C78 C77 C84Gruenfeld defence (12%): D83 D94 D83 D80 D86 D90
French defence (12%): C02 C10 C01 C15 C11 C15Reti (10%): A05 A04
Pirc defence (5%): B07 B07 B09 B08 B07English (5%): A16 A22 A20 A15 A23 A16
Caro-Kann defence (5%): B12 B13 B12 B15 B14 B19Queen's gambit (5%): D13 D18 D10 D11 D10 D11
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #43 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   97.72%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   66.66%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.692 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  80.61 (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
20th European Chess Club Cup for Women Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182220
Minsk Open Minsk, Belarus2015.07.151910
Club ChampionshipBLR Minsk, Belarus2015.04.272000
Women's World Blitz Championship Khanty Mansiysk, Russia2014.04.252400
Women's World Rapid Championship Khanty Mansiysk, Russia2014.04.222400
Cup Ugra of Rapid Khanty Mansiysk, Russia2013.12.071660
Midzynarodowy Festiwal Szachowy - Open A Rewal, Poland2011.08.192140
Minsk Open Minsk, Belarus2011.07.081950
33rd R. G. Nezhmetdinov Memorial Kazan, Russia2011.06.011930
Moscow Open E Moscow, Russia2011.01.292060
Championship Belarusian men Minsk, Belarus2011.01.122450
The Championship of BLR, Stage-1 (Men) Minsk, Belarus2010.12.112000
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