Neil Mcdonald

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Fide Id400629
ECF Id115262C
TitleGrand Master
FederationEngland fed
FIDE Elo2403 
Highest 2500 (July 1996)
URS Rating2343 
Born 21.Jan.1967  (Age 51)
ClubWood Green
 Ranking: World #2120, Europe #1592, England #39
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Sicilian defence (34%): B28 B44 B67 B43 B47 B33French defence (38%): C17 C19 C05 C01 C15 C02
Ruy Lopez (14%): C90 C65 C60 C92 C65 C64Queen's gambit (7%): D10 D31 D11 D10 D30 D15
French defence (12%): C03 C18 C16 C02 C00 C15Reti (7%): A06 A05 A09 A04 A07 A06
Reti (9%): A04 A07 A05 A08 A09Dutch (7%): A80 A80 A80 A80 A81 A88
Caro-Kann defence (6%): B10 B12 B12 B14Sicilian defence (6%): B30 B32 B33 B30 B32 B23
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #36 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   95.23%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   78.12%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.473 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.48 (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
7th London Chess Classic: FIDE Open London, England2015.12.042100
The Four Nations Chess League Division 1 WE1 Birmingham, England2015.11.142280
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
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 3-4 England2015.01.101900
London Chess Classic FIDE Open London, England2014.12.082060
London Chess Classic Super Rapidplay Open London, England2014.12.061600
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 7-8 England2014.03.221860
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 3-4 England2014.01.111750
5th London Chess Classic Open London, England2013.12.072090
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 1-2 England2013.11.161730
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