Bent Larsen

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Fide Id1400029
TitleGrand Master
FederationDenmark fed
FIDE Elo2495
Highest Elo2660 (January 1971)
Born Unknown
 Ranking: World #837, Europe #635, Denmark #8
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Play Style

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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
English (27%): A13 A17 A10 A17 A21 A16Sicilian defence (25%): B65 B32 B44 B95 B94 B96
Reti (18%): A04 A05 A04 A09 A09 A04Reti (10%): A04 A05 A07 A04 A09 A06
Sicilian defence (10%): B99 B51 B92 B20 B47 B20English (10%): A21 A15 A22 A30 A16 A10
Various openings (9%): A00 A00 A00 A00 A00Queen's pawn (9%): A40 A50 A45 A40 A46 E00
Queen's pawn (4%): A41 E00 D02 A45 A41 D02Caro-Kann defence (6%): B11 B17 B10 B12 B19 B16
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Not available
Blunders: Not available Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: Not available Endgame blunders: Not available
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.31 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
1st Magistral Ruibal Buenos Aires, Argentina2008.09.292450
3rd Magistral de Pinamar Pinamar, Argentina2004.03.242420
2nd Magistral International Pinamar, Argentina2002.03.202500
1st Magistral In de Pinamar Pinamar, Argentina2001.03.082420

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