Ruslan Ponomariov

[Russian: Руслан Пономариов]

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Fide Id14103320
USCF Id14708891
TitleGrand Master
FederationUkraine fed
FIDE Elo2683 
Highest 2764 (July 2011)
Live Rating2686 
URS Rating2712 
Born 11.Oct.1983 (in Horlivka)
 Ranking: World #56, Europe #41, Ukraine #4
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Sicilian defence (25%): B23 B42 B23 B90 B93 B22Queen's pawn (12%): A40 E00 A45 A46 D02 E10
Ruy Lopez (9%): C70 C79 C95 C62 C67 C68Ruy Lopez (11%): C96 C84 C77 C65 C65 C88
Queen's gambit (9%): D10 D10 D20 D35 D20 D17Sicilian defence (11%): B90 B43 B90 B80 B30 B45
Queen's pawn (6%): A40 A41 E10 E00 E10 A40Reti (10%): A04 A04 A06 A05 A09 A09
French defence (6%): C19 C18 C11 C04 C11 C10Queen's gambit (10%): D43 D33 D36 D27 D15 D53
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #38 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.27%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   77.55%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.54 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   55.62(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.9 (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
Qatar Masters Doha, Qatar2015.12.202530
tht Extraliga r3-4 Czech Republic2015.12.052360
tht Extraliga r1-2 Czech Republic2015.11.072360
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
FIDE World Rapid Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.102580
CE Equipos Division De Honor Linares, Spain2015.08.152510
World Team Championship Tsakhkadzor, Armenia2015.04.192660
Aeroflot Open Blitz Moscow, Russia2015.04.052470
Cto De Euskadi Por Equipos Division De Honor Bergara, Spain2015.01.102090
SportAccord Mind Games Blitz, Men Beijing, China2014.12.132730
SportAccord Mind Games Rapid, Men Beijing, China2014.12.112730
Ukraine Men's Final Lviv, Ukraine2014.11.102650
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