Rafael Leitao

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Fide Id2101246
USCF Id12735970
TitleGrand Master
FederationBrazil fed
FIDE Elo2619 
Highest 2652 (June 2014)
URS Rating2596 
Born 28.Dec.1979  (Age 39)
 Ranking: World #173, Americas #20, Brazil #1
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Chess games of Rafael Leitao:    PGN Database (RafaelLeitao.pgn)  [812 games]

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Queen's gambit (25%): D15 D15 D25 D38 D21 D35Sicilian defence (38%): B93 B92 B50 B92 B48 B20
Queen's pawn (17%): E10 D02 D02 A40 E00 E10English (7%): A15 A17 A19 A13 A15 A16
King's Indian (15%): E73 E73 E73 E60 E73 A48Nimzo-Indian (7%): E20 E27 E44 E40 E34 E20
Nimzo-Indian (11%): E32 E23 E46 E46 E20 E22Queen's pawn (7%): A40 D02 E00 E00 A46 A46
Gruenfeld defence (6%): D85 D83 D84 D83 D80 D82Reti (6%): A06 A09 A05 A07 A06
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #29 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.87%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   34%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.992 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.37 (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
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
Aberto do Brasil - Etapa Tres Barras Tres Barras, Brazil2015.05.071510
Aberto do Brasil Clube de Xadrez Cidade Velha Belem, Brazil2015.04.301770
81st Championship Brasileiro Absoluto - Fase Final Joao Pessoa, Brazil2015.01.172340
American Continental Classical Championship Natal, Brazil2014.10.182060
Chess Olympiad Tromso, Norway2014.08.012170
1st Open Internacional de Maraba Maraba, Brazil2014.05.301110
Aberto do Brasil CONTAUD Cuiaba, Brazil2014.05.011680
80th Championship Brasileiro Absoluto - Fase Final Joao Pessoa, Brazil2013.12.132410
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