Lars Karlsson

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Fide Id1700057
TitleGrand Master
FederationSweden fed
FIDE Elo2472 
Highest 2550 (January 1985)
URS Rating2411 
Born 11.Jul.1955  (Age 63)
 Ranking: World #1061, Europe #800, Sweden #13
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Reti (35%): A06 A08 A05 A06 A04 A04Queen's pawn (29%): A41 A46 A46 A41 A40 A40
English (29%): A28 A13 A15 A13 A19 A14French defence (19%): C01 C00 C17 C00 C16 C16
Various openings (12%): A00Sicilian defence (15%): B50 B39 B30 B70 B25 B78
Nimzovich-Larsen attack (12%): A01 A01 A01 A01 A01 A01Reti (11%): A05 A04 A04
Bird's opening (5%): A02 A03 A02English (5%): A10 A22 A34 A10 A13 A27
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #35 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -1.326 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  84.55 (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
Malmo Open Malmo, Sweden2015.12.191880
Elitserien r 1-3 Sweden2015.11.062350
Vasteras Open Lang Vasteras, Sweden2015.09.261980
Vasteras Open Snabb Vasteras, Sweden2015.09.251980
Stockholm Open Blixten Stockholm, Sweden2015.08.241970
Cellavision Chess Cup Normal Lund, Sweden2015.08.082000
Cellavision Chess Cup Rapid Lund, Sweden2015.08.072000
Stockholm Elo Challenge Stockholm, Sweden2015.05.131810
Paskturneringen Norrkoping, Sweden2015.04.031990
Compo Cup Stockholm, Sweden2015.03.281750
Compo Cup Rapid Stockholm, Sweden2015.03.271750
Elitserien Rond 6-9 Sweden2015.03.072330
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