Valery Salov

[Russian: Валерий Салов]

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Fide Id4100069
USCF Id12680964
TitleGrand Master
FederationRussia fed
FIDE Elo2644 
Highest 2715 (January 1995)
Born 26.May.1964 (in Wrocław)
 Ranking: World #118, Europe #87, Russia #26
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Queen's pawn (17%): A41 E10 A46 A46 A40 A46Sicilian defence (27%): B33 B66 B65 B96 B56 B32
Reti (16%): A09 A08 A06 A04 A09 A04Reti (11%): A09 A07 A06 A05 A09 A09
Nimzo-Indian (10%): E44 E33 E39 E40 E48 E49Queen's Indian (11%): E12 E18 E17 E15 E17 E15
Queen's gambit (10%): D17 D15 D10 D30 D10 D20Nimzo-Indian (8%): E32 E48 E46 E26 E21 E20
English (9%): A22 A18 A16 A34 A10 A30Ruy Lopez (7%): C67 C65 C60 C95 C65 C92
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #40 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -1.293 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.11 (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
Chess In The Schools Invit Che (1) New York, USA1996.03.221410

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