Richard Grogan

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Fide Id2016397
USCF Id10091616
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2206 
Highest 2206 (April 2003)
National Elo1967
Born 1951  (Age 67)
 Ranking: World #9681, Americas #1003, USA #260
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Opening (White)Opening (Black)
Ruy Lopez (Spanish) (60%): C78 C77 C96 C68 C65 Ruy Lopez (Spanish) (40%): C77 C89 C84 C78 C68
Reti (20%): A05 A06 A07 A09 A04 English (20%): A15 A21 A16 A10 A13
Sicilian defence (20%): B22 B23 B33 B90 King's Indian (10%): E92 E60 E73 E61 E81
Budapest defence declined (10%): A51 A52
Sicilian defence (10%): B92 B33 B90 B20 B30
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #22 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -2.077 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  Not available Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
FEDA 68 Fin de ano Guayaquil, Ecuador2002.12.252170
FEDA 62Circulo de Ajedr Guayaquil, Ecuador2002.05.012160
6th Grand Prix, 6ta. Parada Guayaquil, Ecuador2001.08.012100
New York Open Amateur (Section 4) New York, USA2000.05.12720
2nd Annual Foxwoods Open (Under Ledyard, USA2000.04.20720
Ny April Open! (Under 2200) New York, USA2000.04.08960
Marshall Cc April Grand Prix (U New York, USA2000.04.01720
Marshall Cc January Grand Prix (U New York, USA2000.01.15720
Last Blunder Of The Millennium (Lev??!) New York, USA1999.12.31900
10th Ny Fall Futurity!! (Futurity!) New York, USA1999.10.151220
Marshall Cc Thursday Swiss New York, USA1999.10.07720
Marshall Cc Thursday Swiss New York, USA1999.09.02720
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