Askell O Karason

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Fide Id2300567
TitleFIDE Master
FederationIceland fed
FIDE Elo2264 
Highest 2385 (July 1985)
URS Rating2249 
National Elo2244
Born 05.Jul.1953  (Age 65)
 Ranking: World #6561, Europe #5129, Iceland #40
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Nimzo-Indian (25%): E21 E20 E20 E38 E33 E46Sicilian defence (39%): B73 B39 B23 B38 B20 B30
Queen's gambit (17%): D31 D31 D31 D10 D10 D15Queen's pawn (18%): A41 A46 A41 A40 A46 E00
Queen's pawn (15%): A45 A40 A50 A40 A40 A41Reti (8%): A05 A04
English (11%): A15 A10 A13 A11 A25 A16Bogo-Indian defence (6%): E11 E11
Reti (8%): A04 A04 A06 A05 A04English (6%): A22 A30 A20 A15 A10 A34
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #36 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -0.059 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  73.9 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Askell O Karason currently plays in:
HraA?skA?kmA?t Akureyrar Iceland
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Atskakmot Icelandair Reykjavik, Iceland2015.12.271790
Framsynarmot Hugins Round 4-6 Thingeyjarsveit, Iceland2015.10.231410
Framsynarmot Hugins Round 1-3 Thingeyjarsveit, Iceland2015.10.231410
Icelandic Team Championship - Division Stage Reykjavik, Iceland2015.09.242100
Iceland - Faroe Islands National Match Laugar Thingareyjarsveit Akureyri, Iceland2015.08.152070
OP 7 Capo d'Orso Porto Mannu Palau, Italy2015.06.061920
1nd Icelandic Team Championship Division Round 6-9 Reykjavik, Iceland2015.03.192140
Reykjavik Open Reykjavik, Iceland2015.03.102040
Akureyri Championship Akureyri, Iceland2015.01.181650
1nd Icelandic Team Championship Division - Round 1-5 Reykjavik, Iceland2014.10.022150
1nd Icelandic Team Championship - Division Round 6-9 Reykjavik, Iceland2014.02.272190
23rd World Senior Championship - Blitz Tournament Opatija, Croatia2013.11.162070
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