Semon Palatnik

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Fide Id2014610
TitleGrand Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2455
Highest Elo2520 (July 1992)
Born 26.Mar.1950  (Age 68)
 Ranking: World #1261, Americas #150, USA #58
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Chess games of Semon Palatnik:    PGN Database (SemonPalatnik.pgn)  [470 games]

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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
English (23%): A15 A21 A10 A16 A30 A27Alekhine's defence (24%): B02 B02 B02 B05 B04 B03
Queen's pawn (18%): E00 A40 A46 E10 A45 A45Sicilian defence (13%): B23 B50 B97 B24 B92 B38
Queen's gambit (10%): D11 D25 D23 D18 D20 D14Dutch (12%): A80 A80 A80 A80 A86 A81
Reti (8%): A09 A05 A04 A07 A04 A09Reti (11%): A06 A07 A05 A04 A04 A04
King's Indian (7%): E73 E86 E74 E73 A48 E73Benoni defence (10%): A57 A57 A57 A56 A58 A57
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #28 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -0.492 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  80.21 (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
Platonov Memorial Rockville, USA2012.07.282530
Potomac Open Rockville, USA2011.08.051820
64th Maryland Open Rockville, USA2011.04.291570
50th Maryland Open Rockville, USA2010.04.231750
40th Annual World Amateur Team and US Tean East Parsippany, USA2010.02.131180
2nd New Jersey Futurity Branchburg, USA2008.07.072440
48th Annual Maryland Open College Park, USA2008.04.261700
12th Kings Island Open Kings Island, USA2003.11.142290
National Chess Congress Philadelphia, USA2001.11.232260
US Open Framingham, USA2001.08.042270

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