Bjorn Thorfinnsson

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Fide Id2300982
ECF Id240460G
TitleInternational Master
FederationIceland fed
FIDE Elo2399 
Highest 2422 (July 2008)
Live Rating2403 
URS Rating2432 
National Elo2416
Born 25.Oct.1979  (Age 39)
 Ranking: World #2257, Europe #1703, Iceland #18
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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's pawn (42%): D02 D04 D02 D00 A40 A46Ruy Lopez (20%): C78 C89 C76 C96 C65 C89
Queen's gambit (13%): D17 D53 D06 D32 D51 D15Queen's pawn (12%): A46 D00 D00 E10 E10 E00
English (10%): A10 A20 A10 A24 A11 A10English (11%): A30 A13 A13 A21 A15 A16
Reti (6%): A05 A07 A04 A06 A09Reti (10%): A07 A09 A05 A06 A04
King's Indian (4%): E90 E76 E87 E81 A48 E70Queen's gambit (5%): D20 D12 D22 D10 D25 D26
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #39 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   96.99%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +1.473 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  82.26 (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
Atskakmot Icelandair Reykjavik, Iceland2015.12.271790
Hradskakmot Gardabaejar Gardabaer, Iceland2015.12.141690
Icelandic Blitz Championship - Fridriks Olafsson Tournament Reykjavik, Iceland2015.12.121820
Icelandic Team Championship - Division Stage Reykjavik, Iceland2015.09.242100
Hradskakkepppni Taflfelaga - TR-Huginn Reykjavik, Iceland2015.08.312440
Menningarnott: Olympiulidid - Gullaldarlidid Reykjavik, Iceland2015.08.222430
Icelandic Championship - Master Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.05.142450
1nd Icelandic Team Championship Division Round 6-9 Reykjavik, Iceland2015.03.192140
Reykjavik Open Reykjavik, Iceland2015.03.102040
The Bunratty Classic Bunratty, Ireland2015.02.182450
Reykjavik Chess Championship Reykjavik, Iceland2015.01.041630
Fridrik Olafsson Tournament - Icelandic Blitz Championship Reykjavik, Iceland2014.12.131840
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