David W L Howell

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Fide Id410608
DSB Id10280076
TitleGrand Master
FederationEngland fed
FIDE Elo2687 
Highest 2712 (August 2015)
Live Rating2687 
URS Rating2652 
Born 1990  (Age 28)
ClubSV Hockenheim
 Ranking: World #54, Europe #40, England #3
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English (22%): A13 A10 A10 A21 A25 A17Ruy Lopez (22%): C77 C60 C88 C67 C90 C96
Reti (16%): A09 A07 A06 A09 A09 A05Reti (14%): A09 A06 A05 A04 A06 A04
Sicilian defence (16%): B42 B30 B46 B40 B90 B51Gruenfeld defence (8%): D96 D94 D85 D80 D86 D83
Ruy Lopez (6%): C65 C69 C88 C80 C78 C72English (8%): A22 A20 A15 A10 A16 A11
French defence (6%): C06 C03 C03 C05 C12 C07Caro-Kann defence (5%): B11 B11 B12 B12 B15 B12
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: -0.192 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line:   54.97(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.0 (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
Qatar Masters Doha, Qatar2015.12.202530
7th London Chess Classic: Super Rapidplay London, England2015.12.121630
BRITISH KNOCKOUT Championship PLAY-OFFS London, England2015.12.012620
BRITISH KNOCKOUT Championship London, England2015.12.012570
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
31st European Chess Club Cup Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182310
PokerStars Isle of Man International Chess Tournament - Masters Douglas, England2015.10.032360
102nd British Chess Championship Coventry, England2015.07.272110
9e Leiden Chess Tournament, Group A Leiden, Netherlands2015.07.172160
3rd Kings Place Festival Open London, England2015.07.112080
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 9-11 England2015.05.021900
17th Dubai Open Chess Tournament Dubai, UAE2015.04.062190
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