Igor Kovalenko

[Russian: Игорь Коваленко]

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Fide Id14117908
DSB Id10494172
TitleGrand Master
FederationLatvia fed
FIDE Elo2630 
Highest 2702 (August 2015)
Live Rating2626 
URS Rating2686 
Born 1988  (Age 30)
ClubSC Viernheim 1934 e.V.
 Ranking: World #144, Europe #105, Latvia #2
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English (18%): A25 A15 A10 A15 A21 A35Queen's pawn (12%): E00 A45 E00 A46 A40 E10
Queen's pawn (16%): D02 A41 A50 A40 A45 A46Reti (12%): A07 A09 A06 A05 A06 A06
Queen's gambit (12%): D31 D25 D15 D22 D35 D20Sicilian defence (10%): B35 B30 B48 B96 B22 B47
Sicilian defence (10%): B48 B34 B90 B90 B60 B35Caro-Kann defence (10%): B12 B10 B12 B13 B11 B12
Reti (5%): A06 A09 A05 A04 A04Scandinavian (6%): B01 B01 B01 B01 B01 B01
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #50 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   97.4%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   63.88%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.326 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   53.41(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.52 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Igor Kovalenko currently plays in:
KIEV Chess CENTER Rapid Kiev, Ukraine
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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
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
Finnish Championship League Round 9b, 5-6 Finland2015.11.061990
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
Finnish Championship League Round 3-4 Finland2015.10.101990
FIDE World Rapid Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.102580
Andrei Rakhmangulov Cup- - Blitz Mykolaiv, Ukraine2015.10.072370
Druzynowe Mistrzostwa Polski Ekstraliga Round 7-9 Wroclaw, Poland2015.10.022430
Finnish Championship League Round 1-2 Finland2015.09.121990
FIDE World Cup Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Rapid TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
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