Larry Christiansen

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Fide Id2000059
USCF Id10460921
TitleGrand Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2574 
Highest 2625 (July 1992)
URS Rating2381 
Born 27.Jun.1956  (Age 62)
 Ranking: World #337, Americas #33, USA #18
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Caro-Kann defence (33%): B16Sicilian defence (50%): B30
French defence (33%): C00Benoni defence (50%): A56
Nimzo-Indian (33%): E20
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #40 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   77.27%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.826 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  82.67 (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
23rd Annual North American Open - Open Section Las Vegas, USA2013.12.262290
World Cup Tromso, Norway2013.08.102630
U. S. Championship (Section1) Saint Louis, USA2013.05.032030
US Championship Saint Louis, USA2013.05.022540
43rd Annual World Amateur Team and US Team East Parsippany, USA2013.02.161430
81st Massachusetts Open Marlboro, USA2012.05.261870
10th K Blitz (Open) Saint Louis, USA2011.04.251580
US Championship - Group B Saint Louis, USA2011.04.152580
Bermuda International Open Southampton, Bermuda2011.02.111530
Chase-Christiansen Match (Match) Somerville, USA2010.12.031280
Greg Hager Memorial (Open) Somerville, USA2010.11.27720
Bcf $10 Open Nov 20 (Open) Somerville, USA2010.11.20720
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