Zurab Sturua

[Russian: Зураб Стуруа]

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Fide Id13600095
TitleGrand Master
FederationGeorgia fed
FIDE Elo2529
Highest Elo2605 (January 1999)
URS Rating2556 
Born 08.Jun.1959  (Age 59)
 Ranking: World #566, Europe #435, Georgia #10
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Play Style

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Reti (17%): A09 A06 A06 A09 A04 A05Queen's pawn (16%): E10 A40 A46 A45 A45 A40
Queen's pawn (16%): A40 D02 A40 A41 A40 E10Ruy Lopez (13%): C88 C90 C69 C67 C60 C92
Queen's gambit (15%): D15 D30 D15 D17 D14 D19Sicilian defence (8%): B40 B45 B23 B22 B57 B50
English (13%): A15 A13 A17 A18 A27 A10Nimzo-Indian (8%): E42 E47 E46 E23 E20 E21
Nimzo-Indian (6%): E40 E47 E46 E21 E42 E41Reti (7%): A05 A04 A09 A04 A07 A06
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: -3.259 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  87.99 (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
15th European Senior Chess Championship 0+ U5 Eretria, Greece2015.04.292120
Georgian Grand Prix Rapid-1 Tbilisi, Georgia2015.03.302020
24th World Senior 50+ Chess Championships - Open Katerini, Greece2014.10.232130
14th European Senior 50+ Chess Championship - Blitz Porto, Portugal2014.03.212220
14th European Senior 50+ Chess Championship - Rapid Porto, Portugal2014.03.192170
14th European Senior 50+ Chess Championship Porto, Portugal2014.03.092090
1nd GEO Cup (Rapid) Tbilisi, Georgia2012.10.232190
Abu Dhabi Blitz Tournament Bolivia2010.09.011010
Abu Dhabi Chess Festival (Masters) Abu Dhabi, UAE2010.08.122410
UAE Open Tour Sharjah, UAE2009.12.011150
Abu Dhabi Festival Open Abu Dhabi, UAE2009.08.121440
11th Dubai Open Dubai, UAE2009.04.262160
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