John M Emms

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Fide Id400254
ECF Id110255C
TitleGrand Master
FederationEngland fed
FIDE Elo2488 
Highest 2586 (July 1999)
URS Rating2407 
Born 14.Mar.1967  (Age 51)
ClubWood Green
 Ranking: World #920, Europe #694, England #15
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Chess games of John M Emms:    PGN Database (JohnMEmms.pgn)  [1151 games]

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Sicilian defence (36%): B56 B38 B28 B93 B41 B44Sicilian defence (23%): B25 B22 B34 B24 B20 B48
French defence (15%): C03 C05 C00 C07 C09 C07Queen's pawn (22%): D00 E10 A46 A40 A45 A46
Ruy Lopez (13%): C91 C80 C70 C84 C64 C75Nimzo-Indian (14%): E39 E46 E38 E44 E21 E50
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B10 B12 B14 B12 B10 B12Ruy Lopez (9%): C85 C90 C77 C88 C89 C95
Pirc defence (4%): B07 B07 B08 B07 B07 B07Reti (8%): A04 A04 A05
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #37 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   97.35%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   90%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.407 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  88.91 (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
7th London Chess Classic: Super Rapidplay London, England2015.12.121630
102nd British Chess Championship Coventry, England2015.07.272110
3rd Kings Place Festival Open London, England2015.07.112080
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 9-11 England2015.05.021900
101st British Championship Aberystwyth, England2014.07.192170
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 5-6 England2014.02.081870
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 5-6 England2014.02.081870
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 3-4 England2014.01.111750
5th London Chess Classic Rapidplay A Open London, England2013.12.081500
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 1-2 England2013.11.161730
British Championship Torquay, England2013.07.292170
The Four Nations Chess League England2012.11.031800
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