Igor Shtern

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Fide Id2002590
USCF Id12187720
TitleFIDE Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2304 
Highest 2320 (July 1986)
National Elo2406
Born 28.Jan.1967  (Age 51)
 Ranking: World #4892, Americas #519, USA #162
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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's pawn (22%): A46 A40 D03 A41 A40 E10Sicilian defence (40%): B33 B32 B31 B33 B21 B30
Benoni defence (12%): A56 A58 A56 A57 A57 A43Queen's pawn (14%): A46 A45 D00 D02 A40
Queen's Indian (10%): E12 E12Nimzo-Indian (10%): E35 E20 E42 E41
Queen's gambit (8%): D07 D34 D45 D10English (8%): A21 A20 A16 A15
Gruenfeld defence (6%): D91 D85Various openings (6%): A00 A00
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #43 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +0.173 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  74.64 (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
Texas State and Amateur Plano, USA2004.05.282210
Texas Team Championship (Open) San Antonio, USA2003.02.15720
3rd Annual Ken Smith Mem Dallas, USA2001.02.232360
55th Annual Texas State Champion (Champ. ) Dallas, USA2000.05.27830
Texas State Championship (Champ) Dallas, USA1999.05.29850
Us Masters Waikiki, USA1998.07.211290
Dcc Friday (Open) Dallas, USA1998.07.17720
Chessbase G. P. (Open) Dallas, USA1998.01.09720
Chessbase G. P. (Open) Dallas, USA1998.01.02720
Texas Open (Open) San Antonio, USA1997.12.27720
Chessbase G. P. (Open) Dallas, USA1997.11.14720
Chessbase G. P. (Open) Dallas, USA1997.10.31720
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