Yasser Seirawan

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Fide Id2000032
USCF Id10509459
TitleGrand Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2620 
Highest 2658 (November 2011)
Born 24.Mar.1960 (in Damascus)
 Ranking: World #172, Americas #21, USA #11
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English (31%): A34 A30 A16 A29 A18 A25Caro-Kann defence (25%): B12 B17 B12 B12 B15 B12
Queen's pawn (12%): A46 A40 A40 D03 D02 E00Queen's pawn (14%): A40 E10 A45 E00 A40 A40
Queen's gambit (12%): D07 D31 D11 D31 D25 D20Reti (12%): A05 A06 A04 A04 A08 A09
King's Indian (8%): E83 E81 E81 A48 E81 A48French defence (9%): C14 C10 C06 C10 C15 C02
Nimzo-Indian (8%): E35 E33 E33 E33 E38 E32Queen's Indian (7%): E19 E16 A47 E14 E17 E17
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #31 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   66.66%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.593 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.09 (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
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
FIDE World Rapid Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.102580
Open Dutch Blitzchess Championship Dordrecht, Netherlands2013.03.021430
113th Annual US Open Vancouver, USA2012.08.04790
Karpov - Seirawan Blitz Match Saint Louis, USA2012.06.132610
Karpov - Seirawan Rapid Match Saint Louis, USA2012.06.122610
Karpov - Seirawan Regular Match Saint Louis, USA2012.06.102610
MEN USA USA2012.05.232620
US Championship Saint Louis, USA2012.05.082620
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 7-9 Netherlands2012.03.102270
Dutch Open Blitz Championship Dordrecht, Netherlands2012.03.031540
Dutch Team Competition - Meester - Round 5-6 Netherlands2012.01.072320
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