Maria Velcheva

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Fide Id2903210
TitleWoman Grand Master
FederationFIDE fed
FIDE Elo2197
Highest Elo2364 (January 2000)
URS Rating2258 
Born 14.Oct.1976  (Age 42)
 Ranking: World #458, Europe #334, FIDE #12
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Chess games of Maria Velcheva:    PGN Database (MariaVelcheva.pgn)  [779 games]

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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (48%): B30 B36 B75 B33 B56 B90Sicilian defence (36%): B32 B80 B47 B45 B23 B32
French defence (11%): C11 C07 C03 C08 C16 C15Queen's gambit (15%): D10 D12 D08 D11 D19 D11
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B14 B19 B12 B12 B12 B12Queen's pawn (10%): A45 D00 D02 D00 D02 D00
Pirc defence (6%): B08 B07 B07 B08 B08 B07Reti (7%): A09 A05 A06 A04 A09 A06
Scotch game (6%): C45 C45 C45 C45 C45 C45Ruy Lopez (6%): C78 C63 C63 C80 C77 C63
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #35 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   97.26%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   100%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.107 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.06 (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
Bulgarian Chess Summer Albena B Tournament Varna, Bulgaria2015.06.171900
48th Team Championship Women Burgas, Bulgaria2015.05.312090
47th Team Championship Women Burgas, Bulgaria2014.09.192070
Greek National Team Championship - A' Category Achaea, Greece2014.06.281760
Grand Europe Cup Golden Sands Golden Sands, Bulgaria2014.06.102190
3rd Open Internacional LLucmajor Mallorca, Spain2014.05.111980
1st Open Internacional Blitz S'Arenal Mallorca, Spain2014.05.102130
46th Team Championship Women Burgas, Bulgaria2013.09.192070
Grand Europe Open Golden Sands Golden Sands, Bulgaria2013.06.102160
45th Team Championship Women Burgas, Bulgaria2012.09.192030
1st Grand Europe Open Golden Sands, Bulgaria2012.06.042200
44th Team Championship for Women Varna, Bulgaria2011.06.021930
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