Craig Mar

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Fide Id2000571
TitleFIDE Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2372
Highest Elo2420 (January 1989)
Born 23.Feb.1957  (Age 61)
 Ranking: World #2861, Americas #329, USA #111
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King's Indian (28%): E76 E76 E81 E90Sicilian defence (20%): B34 B40 B40
Queen's gambit (21%): D10 D31 D32English (20%): A15 A15 A13
Nimzo-Indian (21%): E41 E42 E20Queen's pawn (13%): E10 A40
Gruenfeld defence (7%): D91Reti (13%): A05
Modern defence/Averbakh (7%): A42Pirc defence (6%): B09
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #34 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -0.944 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Ben Gross Memorial TNM San Francisco, USA2007.08.071220
Summer Tuesday Night Marathon San Francisco, USA2006.06.062140
Calchess Labor Day Fest San Francisco, USA2002.08.312230

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