Hannes Stefansson

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Fide Id2300087
USCF Id12492813
TitleGrand Master
FederationIceland fed
FIDE Elo2541 
Highest 2604 (January 2002)
Live Rating2535 
URS Rating2547 
Born 18.Jul.1972  (Age 46)
 Ranking: World #484, Europe #375, Iceland #3
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Sicilian defence (21%): B33 B92 B66 B86 B40 B43Sicilian defence (23%): B32 B22 B63 B44 B44 B24
Ruy Lopez (10%): C77 C65 C61 C89 C88 C96Reti (11%): A07 A06 A05 A04 A09 A04
Queen's gambit (8%): D17 D10 D20 D26 D31 D30Queen's pawn (9%): E10 D00 A45 A45 A45 A40
English (8%): A13 A25 A16 A30 A25 A27Nimzo-Indian (9%): E33 E31 E51 E51 E41 E20
Queen's pawn (7%): D02 E10 A40 A40 A41 A41Ruy Lopez (8%): C94 C92 C69 C69 C77 C85
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #31 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.37%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -1.459 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  84.87 (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 Blitz Championship - Fridriks Olafsson Tournament Reykjavik, Iceland2015.12.121820
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
FIDE World Rapid Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.102580
Icelandic Team Championship - Division Stage Reykjavik, Iceland2015.09.242100
Hradskakkepppni Taflfelaga - TR-Huginn Reykjavik, Iceland2015.08.312440
4th Internationales Arber Open Munich, Germany2015.08.011950
Open Teplice Teplice, Czech Republic2015.06.132080
Icelandic Championship - Master Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.05.142450
1nd Icelandic Team Championship Division Round 6-9 Reykjavik, Iceland2015.03.192140
Reykjavik Chess Club Spring Tournament - A-Group Reykjavik, Iceland2015.03.112270
Reykjavik Open Reykjavik, Iceland2015.03.102040
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