John G Nicholson

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Fide Id401730
USCF Id11413145
TitleFIDE Master
FederationEngland fed
FIDE Elo2182 
Highest 2335 (January 1981)
Born 08.Oct.1953  (Age 65)
 Ranking: World #11278, Europe #8922, England #166
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Sicilian defence (35%): B50 B43 B41 B53 B42 B32Sicilian defence (38%): B22 B21 B51 B80 B52 B23
Ruy Lopez (18%): C63 C63 C77 C77 C69 C73Queen's pawn (13%): A45 A45 A45 A41 A40 A45
French defence (11%): C18 C19 C16 C12 C02 C02English (11%): A22 A30 A27 A15 A13 A10
Caro-Kann defence (8%): B12 B12 B14 B10Benoni defence (8%): A57 A57 A58 A57
Petrov's defence (4%): C42 C42 C42 C42Reti (4%): A05 A04
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #31 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   85.71%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.226 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  74.31 (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
FE 29. Citta' di Arco Arco Di Trento, Italy2007.10.201960
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 7-9 Netherlands2007.09.151830
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 5-6 Netherlands2007.09.151870
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 1-4 Netherlands2007.09.151810
Leiden Chess Tournament, Group A Leiden, Netherlands2007.07.132060
4e Open de Villard de Lans Villard De Lans, France2007.06.301630
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 1-5 Netherlands2006.09.231750
Dutch Team Competition - 2C - Round 6-9 Netherlands2006.09.231700
Dutch Team Championship 2B Netherlands2005.09.242040
Dutch Team Championship 2B Netherlands2004.09.182070
Dutch Clubteams Sec.1B Netherlands2003.09.272190
28th Ciudad de Sevilla Op Seville, Spain2003.01.102180
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