Valerij Smirnov

[Russian: Валерий Смирнов]

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Fide Id13500350
TitleInternational Master
FederationBelarus fed
FIDE Elo2261 
Highest 2470 (January 1997)
Live Rating2274 
URS Rating2365 
Born 02.Jun.1953  (Age 65)
 Ranking: World #6635, Europe #5174, Belarus #41
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Play Style

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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's pawn (18%): D02 E10 D02 E10 A46 A40Sicilian defence (43%): B32 B46 B56 B47 B52 B20
Sicilian defence (14%): B30 B51 B52 B31 B50 B30Queen's pawn (14%): E10 A46 A45 A46 A46 A46
Queen's Indian (12%): E12 E18 E12 E16 E15Reti (11%): A04 A04 A05
English (11%): A17 A20 A16 A25 A21 A11Nimzo-Indian (11%): E44 E32 E20 E38 E40 E41
King's Indian (10%): A49 E61 E81 E74 E97 E91Queen's Indian (5%): E15 E16 E12 E15 E12 E15
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #31 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -0.292 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  70.3 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Valerij Smirnov currently plays in Viktor Kupreichik Memorial (Link)

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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
Aleshko Rapid Cup Minsk, Belarus2015.12.131430
Aleshko Rapid Cup Minsk, Belarus2015.12.121440
ChampionshipBLR 1 st men Minsk, Belarus2015.12.031920
Aleshko Rapid Cup Minsk, Belarus2015.10.191510
Cup RTSOP Blitz 10 Minsk, Belarus2015.10.021550
Aleshko Rapid Cup 16-1 Minsk, Belarus2015.09.221430
Minsk Open Minsk, Belarus2015.07.151910
WGM Tairova's Memorial Minsk, Belarus2015.06.191530
Bronshte Memorial Minsk, Belarus2015.02.141320
Narodyj Turnir Minsk, Belarus2014.12.291840
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