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Donald A Holmes

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Fide Id2400227
TitleFIDE Master
FederationScotland fed
FIDE Elo2295
Highest Elo2345 (January 1987)
Born 1965  (Age 53)
 Ranking: World #5209, Europe #4052, Scotland #13
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Sicilian defence (34%): B72 B53 B33 B77 B90 B90Sicilian defence (48%): B23 B66 B20 B80 B22 B44
French defence (19%): C03 C05 C04 C07 C01English (8%): A22 A21 A27
Caro-Kann defence (8%): B14Reti (8%): A04 A09 A05
King's gambit (8%): C34 C31 C34 C39King's Indian, East Indian (6%): A48 A48
King's Indian (4%): E92 E81Gruenfeld defence (6%): D82 D85
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #33 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +1.788 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  81.81 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Rating History ()


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Tournament History


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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Scottish International Open Glasgow, Scotland2012.07.072030
Edinburgh Premier Edinburgh, Scotland2012.03.301810
Edinburgh Congress Edinburgh, Scotland2011.04.011880
Richardson and Spens Cup Grangemouth, Scotland2010.11.201110
SCO Championship Hamilton, Scotland2004.07.102260


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