Nils Ragnar Grotnes

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Fide Id1500317
USCF Id14740026
TitleFIDE Master
FederationNorway fed
FIDE Elo2180 
Highest 2345 (July 1992)
National Elo2195
Born 04.Jun.1964  (Age 54)
 Ranking: World #11407, Europe #9024, Norway #116
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Opening (White)Opening (Black)
Nimzo-Indian (36%): E20 E48 E46 E30 Caro-Kann defence (18%): B12 B18 B10 B14 B11
Queen's gambit (16%): D15 D31 D25 D53 Queen's gambit (16%): D25 D11 D20 D30 D15
Queen's pawn (10%): A40 A46 A41 E10 A45 Queen's pawn (12%): E10 D02 A46 A40 A45
Benoni defence (10%): A56 A58 A57 A65 Sicilian defence (12%): B41 B40 B22 B24 B20
King's Indian (7%): E73 E60 E91 E61 Reti (9%): A09 A07 A05 A06 A08
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #35 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.68%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   61.11%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.692 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  58.27 (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
Norwegian Eastern League Division 1, Round 1 Norway2013.11.032100
6th Sveins Memorial Oslo, Norway2013.06.212040
Norwegian Eastern League 1. Division all Round Norway2012.11.031840
Norwegian Eastern League 1. div Norway2011.11.051760
Original 4 Rated Games Tonight! (Dog's Life!) New York, USA2011.10.20720
Championnat de Paris Ile de France Open Fide ( =2200) Paris, France2011.07.022370
Norwegian Eastern League 1. Division Norway2010.11.061840
26th European Club Cup Plovdiv, Bulgaria2010.10.172330
Norwegian Championship for Club Teams Drammen, Norway2010.10.081650
Arctic Chess Challenge Tromso, Norway2010.07.312100
Sveins 3. Memorial Oslo, Norway2010.06.182090
Norwegian Premier League Oslo, Norway2009.11.062230
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