Frode Elsness

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Fide Id1501100
USCF Id12475539
TitleInternational Master
FederationNorway fed
FIDE Elo2468 
Highest 2506 (November 2011)
Live Rating2452 
URS Rating2442 
Born 15.Jun.1973  (Age 45)
 Ranking: World #1106, Europe #834, Norway #10
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Queen's gambit (28%): D35 D16 D17 D22 D20 D25Reti (18%): A06 A08 A04 A05 A07
Queen's pawn (13%): A40 E10 A40 E10 A40 E10Sicilian defence (17%): B95 B90 B54 B92 B22 B90
King's Indian (11%): E84 E97 E71 E61 E88 E73Queen's pawn (9%): A40 A46 A45 A46 E10 A46
Nimzo-Indian (9%): E33 E41 E38 E30 E37 E47English (9%): A17 A27 A17 A25 A16 A30
Benoni defence (6%): A56 A57 A43 A57 A56 A43Gruenfeld defence (7%): D85 D86 D85 D85 D81 D92
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #41 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.7%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   66.66%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.526 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  84.34 (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 Premiere League 1-3 Oslo, Norway2015.10.302270
Nordstrand GP Hurtigsjakk A Oslo, Norway2015.08.152150
Norwegian Championship sh. Elite Oslo, Norway2015.07.042360
Norwegian Championship sh. Teams Haugesund, Norway2015.06.121600
Norwegian Premiere League Round 9-11 and Finish Oslo, Norway2015.03.062300
Norwegian Premiere League Round 7-8 Oslo, Norway2015.02.062290
Norwegian Premiere League Round 4-6 Oslo, Norway2015.01.092250
Norwegian Premiere League Round 1-3 Oslo, Norway2014.10.312270
Oslo Chess International GM Oslo, Norway2014.09.282330
Chess Olympiad Tromso, Norway2014.08.012170
Norwegian Ind. Championship. Elite Trondheim, Norway2014.07.122360
Fagernes Chess International Fabernes, Norway2014.04.132360
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