Nigel D Short

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Fide Id400025
ECF Id118942G
TitleGrand Master
FederationEngland fed
FIDE Elo2659 
Highest 2712 (April 2004)
Live Rating2659 
URS Rating2669 
Born 01.Jun.1965  (Age 53)
Club4NCL Guildford
 Ranking: World #85, Europe #62, England #6
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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Sicilian defence (38%): B27 B92 B44 B52 B60 B63Queen's pawn (27%): E00 E10 A40 E10 A40 A46
Ruy Lopez (13%): C81 C64 C92 C96 C75 C89French defence (16%): C16 C12 C19 C17 C15 C07
French defence (9%): C03 C18 C02 C15 C12 C17Ruy Lopez (11%): C88 C88 C92 C91 C96 C81
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B12 B17 B12 B12 B12 B10Reti (10%): A07 A06 A04 A09 A09 A04
English (4%): A18 A30 A16 A17 A19 A22Nimzo-Indian (6%): E48 E32 E38 E49 E45 E42
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #36 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   97.88%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   55.55%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -1.459 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   56.42(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.62 (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
European Rapid Championship Minsk, Belarus2015.12.191680
European Blitz Championship Minsk, Belarus2015.12.181810
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
Checkmate Gozo, Malta2015.10.122540
PokerStars Isle of Man International Chess Tournament - Masters Douglas, England2015.10.032360
South African Open Chess Championships Cape Town, South Africa2015.07.031580
15th Bangkok Chess Club Open Pattaya, Thailand2015.04.122100
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 7-8 Division 1 and 2 Birmingham, England2015.03.282130
Kolkata International GM Open Calcutta, India2015.03.152280
Open Team-Blitz-Tournament at World Senior Team Championship Dresden, Germany2015.02.272050
3rd World Senior Team Championship 0+ U5 Dresden, Germany2015.02.242050
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 3-4 England2015.01.101900
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