Karl Thorsteins

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Fide Id2300060
USCF Id12494786
TitleInternational Master
FederationIceland fed
FIDE Elo2421 
Highest 2510 (January 1994)
URS Rating2309 
Born 13.Oct.1964  (Age 54)
 Ranking: World #1788, Europe #1340, Iceland #14
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Nimzo-Indian (20%): E32 E21 E39 E30 E34 E33Sicilian defence (22%): B41 B80 B80 B20 B20 B31
Queen's pawn (14%): A45 A41 A46 A41 A40 E10English (12%): A13 A27 A20 A30 A25 A25
King's Indian (11%): E81 E92 E60 E73 E86 E83Queen's gambit (8%): D31 D30 D18 D25 D10 D31
Queen's gambit (9%): D18 D32 D09 D35 D07 D34Queen's pawn (8%): A45 A41 A41 A46 E10 D02
English (8%): A15 A21 A18 A16 A16 A25Reti (8%): A07 A05 A09 A04 A09
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #34 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   92.85%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   81.25%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.673 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  74.59 (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
Icelandic Team Championship - Division Stage Reykjavik, Iceland2015.09.242100
Hradskakkepppni Taflfelaga - TR-Huginn Reykjavik, Iceland2015.08.312440
1nd Icelandic Team Championship Division Round 6-9 Reykjavik, Iceland2015.03.192140
Huginn Chess Club and Breidablik Chess Club Guest Tournament Kopavogur, Iceland2015.01.082010
Huginn - Reykjavik Chess Club - Match Reykjavik, Iceland2014.09.282390
Bolungarvik Chess Club - Reykjavik Chess Club Reykjavik, Iceland2014.09.042300
1nd Icelandic Team Championship - Division Round 6-9 Reykjavik, Iceland2014.02.272190
The Guests Tournament of GM Hellir Reykjavik, Iceland2014.01.092100
The Guests Tournament of GM Hellir Reykjavik, Iceland2014.01.092100
1nd Icelandic Team Championship Division Round 1-5 Reykjavik, Iceland2013.10.102150
Icelandic Team Championship Division 1 Round 5-7 Reykjavik, Iceland2013.03.012320
The Guests Tournament of Godinn Matar Chessclub Reykjavik, Iceland2013.01.032190
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