Nigel E Povah

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Fide Id400467
ECF Id117336E
TitleInternational Master
FederationEngland fed
FIDE Elo2245 
Highest 2385 (January 1980)
URS Rating2195 
Born 17.Jul.1952  (Age 66)
 Ranking: World #7384, Europe #5780, England #105
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Chess games of Nigel E Povah:    PGN Database (NigelEPovah.pgn)  [411 games]

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Queen's pawn (54%): A40 A46 D04 E10 A46 A41Sicilian defence (25%): B22 B23 B33 B30 B33 B31
Sicilian defence (7%): B33 B33 B57 B32 B33 B96Scandinavian (14%): B01 B01 B01 B01 B01
Ruy Lopez (6%): C68 C73 C61 C69 C84 C68Queen's pawn (13%): A46 A46 A45 A45 A46 A46
English (4%): A28 A19 A18 A30 A11 A34Nimzo-Indian (11%): E20 E20 E32
Dutch (4%): A80 A80 A86Reti (10%): A09 A06 A05 A07 A06
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #34 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   88%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -0.226 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  65.96 (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
The Four Nations Chess League Division 1 WE1 Birmingham, England2015.11.142280
102nd British Chess Championships Over 50 Coventry, England2015.08.022010
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 9-11 England2015.05.021900
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 7-8 Division 1 and 2 Birmingham, England2015.03.282130
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 5-6 England2015.02.141940
TRADEWISE GIBRALTAR Chess FESTIVAL MASTERS Gibraltar, England2015.01.272270
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 3-4 England2015.01.101900
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 1-2 England2014.11.151910
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 9-11 England2014.05.031880
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 7-8 England2014.03.221860
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 5-6 England2014.02.081870
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 5-6 England2014.02.081870
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