Hikaru Nakamura

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Fide Id2016192
ECF Id259052K
TitleGrand Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2781 
Highest 2816 (October 2015)
Live Rating2789 
URS Rating2785 
Born 09.Dec.1987 (in Hirakata)
 Ranking: World #8, Americas #3, USA #3
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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Sicilian defence (14%): B43 B90 B97 B33 B41 B35Sicilian defence (18%): B50 B20 B90 B76 B94 B36
Queen's pawn (12%): A40 E10 A40 D02 D00 A41Queen's pawn (11%): A46 A40 A45 A46 E10 A50
English (10%): A30 A23 A27 A13 A25 A18Reti (10%): A06 A04 A06 A04 A09 A05
Reti (9%): A04 A04 A07 A05 A06 A08Ruy Lopez (9%): C77 C67 C60 C65 C81 C60
Queen's gambit (8%): D31 D20 D30 D30 D11 D31King's Indian (7%): E61 E83 E61 A49 E97 E77
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #42 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.9%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   77.4%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -2.159 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   57.15(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  87.16 (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
LONDON Chess CLASSIC London, England2015.12.042780
31st European Chess Club Cup Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182310
Millionaire Chess Open II Las Vegas, USA2015.10.082290
FIDE World Cup Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Rapid TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Blitz TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
Sinquefield Cup Saint Louis, USA2015.08.232780
Norway Chess Stavanger, Norway2015.06.162780
Norway Chess Blitz Stavanger, Norway2015.06.152780
FIDE Grand Prix Series. Khanty-Mansiysk Khanty Mansiysk, Russia2015.05.142750
CIS - Master Civitanova Marche, Italy2015.04.292240
U. S. Championship Saint Louis, USA2015.03.312640
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