Apurva Virkud

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Fide Id2050820
USCF Id13464694
TitleWoman FIDE Master
FederationUSA fed
FIDE Elo2132 
Highest 2279 (September 2016)
URS Rating2109 
National Elo2084
Born 19.Nov.1998  (Age 20)
 Ranking: World #710, Americas #63, USA #21
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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's gambit (30%): D23 D10 D32 D10 D31 D35Sicilian defence (50%): B98 B90 B80 B22 B90 B82
Nimzo-Indian (24%): E32 E33 E33 E38 E20Queen's gambit (31%): D37 D31 D30 D37 D53 D35
Neo-Gruenfeld defence (11%): D70 D70Reti (10%): A09 A07 A09
King's Indian (8%): E81 E87 E97 E80English (5%): A13
Queen's pawn (7%): A40 A41 A40 A40Queen's pawn (2%): D00 D02
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #42 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -3.81 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  79.0 (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
Motor City Open Dearborn Micihgan, USA2015.11.271470
FIDE World Youth - Cadets Chess Championships G18 Halkidiki, Greece2015.10.251940
Michigan Open Lansing, USA2015.09.041260
U. S. Masters Championship Greensboro, USA2015.08.272290
North American Open Championships U20 Kitchener, Canada2015.07.262060
43rd Annual World Open Arlington, USA2015.07.012230
US Girls Junior Closed Tulsa, USA2015.06.222080
24th Annual Chicago Open Wheeling, USA2015.05.212300
U. S. Women's Championship Saint Louis, USA2015.03.312250
Guelph Winter ProAm - Pro Guelph, Canada2015.02.072030
24th Annual North American Open Las Vegas, USA2014.12.262250
Motor City Open Dearborn, USA2014.11.281620
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