James Simpson

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Fide Id408123
USCF Id12593364
FederationEngland fed
FIDE Elo2225 
Highest 2270 (April 2007)
National Elo901
Born 1947 (in Lancashire)
Died24.Sep.1938 (in Toronto)
 Ranking: World #8544, Europe #6766, England #123
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Play Style

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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's pawn (50%): A46 D02 D02 A40 D02 E10Sicilian defence (41%): B21 B42 B20 B23 B41 B40
Budapest defence declined (9%): A51Queen's gambit (11%): D31 D30
Reti (9%): A06 A04Caro-Kann defence (11%): B18 B13
Nimzo-Indian (4%): E20Nimzo-Indian (11%): E47 E41
Queen's gambit (4%): D25Queen's Indian (5%): E12
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #39 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -3.326 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  78.8 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
British Championship: Senior North Shields, England2012.07.281910
English Senior Championship Ashbourne, England2008.01.281860
19th Open Internacional Villa de Roquetas Almeria, Spain2008.01.021860
Gibtelecom Masters Gibraltar, England2007.01.232260
Smith&Williams. British Championship Edinburgh, England2003.07.212320
S&W British Champ02 Torquay, England2002.07.292330
North Carolina Schl And Blitz (High Sch) Smithfield, USA1993.03.05720

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