Sam E Collins

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Fide Id2501198
ECF Id226327A
TitleInternational Master
FederationIreland fed
FIDE Elo2452 
Highest 2495 (August 2014)
Live Rating2442 
URS Rating2436 
Born 1982  (Age 36)
 Ranking: World #1289, Europe #966, Ireland #2
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Sicilian defence (28%): B53 B30 B23 B27 B23 B51Queen's gambit (17%): D10 D30 D34 D45 D11 D34
French defence (9%): C10 C05 C11 C03 C18 C02Ruy Lopez (14%): C65 C80 C77 C88 C96 C91
English (9%): A13 A30 A10 A15 A16 A20Reti (12%): A07 A06 A05 A06 A09 A04
Caro-Kann defence (8%): B12 B12 B11 B14 B10 B14English (10%): A22 A20 A13 A15 A10 A15
Reti (8%): A05 A04 A04 A06Queen's pawn (9%): E10 D00 A41 D02 A46 A40
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #9 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   56.81%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +2.856 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  83.72 (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
12e Open International de Vandoeuvre - Open A Plus de Vandoeuvre, France2015.12.192220
The Four Nations Chess League Division 1 WE1 Birmingham, England2015.11.142280
Norwegian Premiere League 1-3 Oslo, Norway2015.10.302270
Armstrong Cup Rounds 3 and 4 Dublin, Ireland2015.10.101730
Armstrong Cup Rounds 1 and 2 Dublin, Ireland2015.09.141720
5th th International Chess Festival RIGA TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY OPEN Riga, Latvia2015.08.102250
Branagan Cup Dublin, Ireland2015.06.191930
Open Orlova - GM Tournament Orlova, Czech Republic2015.05.262440
Leinster Chess Union Division 1 Armstrong Cup Round 11 Dublin, Ireland2015.04.191890
19th International Neckar Open A Deizisau, Germany2015.04.022140
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 7-8 Division 1 and 2 Birmingham, England2015.03.282130
Leinster Chess Union Division 1 Armstrong Cup Round 10 Dublin, Ireland2015.03.181870
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