Ilian Popov

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Fide Id2907917
FederationFIDE fed
FIDE Elo2150
Highest Elo2248 (March 2010)
URS Rating2211 
National Elo2168
Born 1978  (Age 40)
 Ranking: World #13757, Europe #10903, FIDE #119
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Sicilian defence (32%): B33 B73 B50 B42 B33 B30Sicilian defence (61%): B23 B20 B42 B22 B20 B20
Ruy Lopez (15%): C65 C64 C90 C61 C88 C80Queen's gambit (11%): D20 D25 D25 D20 D23
Scandinavian (10%): B01 B01 B01 B01 B01 B01English (8%): A30 A34
French defence (7%): C11 C02 C01 C02 C02Queen's pawn (7%): D02 D02 D05 D04
Pirc defence (7%): B07 B07 B07 B07Reti (7%): A04
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: +0.588 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  70.0 (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 Team Championship B Group Men Burgas, Bulgaria2015.05.311950
Tolerance cup Sofia, Bulgaria2015.05.101410
MGU Open Sofia, Bulgaria2014.10.251670
Bulgarian Team Championship B Group Men Burgas, Bulgaria2014.09.192120
Bulgarian Team Championship B Group Men Burgas, Bulgaria2013.09.191950
Sofia Team Championship men 17.11 Bulgaria2012.11.171610
Bulgarian National Championship - Blitz Sofia, Bulgaria2012.10.141580
Bulgarian Team Championship B Group Men Burgas, Bulgaria2012.09.192100
CSKA Open 21-22.07 Bulgaria2012.07.211360
CSKA -08.070 U7 Bulgaria2012.07.071300
Slavia Sofia 30.06. - 01.07 U16 Bulgaria2012.06.301400
57th Open MGU Bulgaria2012.06.231270
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