Richard A Bates

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Fide Id403555
ECF Id101997B
TitleInternational Master
FederationEngland fed
FIDE Elo2369 
Highest 2430 (January 1998)
URS Rating2380 
Born 27.Jan.1979  (Age 39)
 Ranking: World #2941, Europe #2237, England #47
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Queen's pawn (41%): A45 D02 A40 A40 A46 D02Sicilian defence (41%): B90 B21 B90 B22 B90 B51
Queen's gambit (20%): D15 D20 D11 D16 D31 D25King's Indian (14%): E77 E81 E73 E71 E81 E76
King's Indian, fianchetto without c4 (17%): A49Reti (9%): A05
King's Indian, East Indian (5%): A48English (9%): A20 A16 A10 A13 A10 A20
Sicilian defence (2%): B40 B70 B30 B52Queen's pawn (7%): A40 A46 E10 A40 A45 A45
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #32 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.14%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   62.6%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -1.226 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.3 (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: FIDE Open London, England2015.12.042100
The Four Nations Chess League Division 1 WE1 Birmingham, England2015.11.142280
31st European Chess Club Cup Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182310
The Four Nations Chess League Individual Blitz West Bromwich, England2015.08.291640
The Four Nations Chess League Individual Rapidplay West Bromwich, England2015.08.291520
102nd British Chess Championships Blitz Coventry, England2015.08.021490
Golders Green Rapidplay Congress U15 London, England2015.06.061960
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 9-11 England2015.05.021900
59th Southend Chess Congress Southend On Sea, England2015.04.032040
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
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