Maksim Chigaev

[Russian: Максим Чигаев]

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Fide Id4108116
TitleGrand Master
FederationRussia fed
FIDE Elo2560 
Highest 2579 (August 2017)
Live Rating2557 
URS Rating2600 
Born 07.Nov.1996  (Age 22)
 Ranking: World #394, Europe #302, Russia #69
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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (33%): B33 B20 B90 B98 B68 B36Sicilian defence (16%): B38 B35 B22 B20 B21 B90
French defence (9%): C00 C16 C18 C11 C18 C01Queen's pawn (12%): A40 A40 A41 E10 A45 A46
Caro-Kann defence (7%): B12 B12 B10 B17 B14 B12King's Indian (12%): E91 E71 E73 A48 E81 E97
Reti (5%): A04 A07 A05 A04 A09 A06Reti (11%): A05 A04
Ruy Lopez (5%): C84 C71 C68 C60 C64 C77French defence (7%): C07 C00 C01 C03 C15 C16
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #38 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -1.792 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.74 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Maksim Chigaev currently plays in:
European Individual Chess Championship Batumi, Georgia
2018.03.17 to 2018.03.28
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Jakovenko | Wojtaszek | Navara | Vallejo | Ivanchuk | Mamedov | Matlakov | Dubov | Ponomariov | Cheparinov | Nabaty | Kuzubov | Jobava | Kravtsiv | Inarkiev | Najer | Sargissian | Demchenko | Berkes | Motylev | Korobov | ... and 283 more.

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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
European Rapid Championship Minsk, Belarus2015.12.191680
European Blitz Championship Minsk, Belarus2015.12.181810
SPb Blitz Vecherka Final Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.12.061770
SPb Chess Fed. Blitz Cup Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.12.011930
SPb Chess Fed. Blitz Cup Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.11.241820
SPb Chess Fed. Blitz Cup Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.11.171630
Team Championship Moscow Moscow, Russia2015.10.152280
Georgian Clubs Team Championship Ureki, Georgia2015.10.052300
Blitz Chigor Memorial Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.10.022150
St. Petersburg Rapid Cup Final Men Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.09.262340
SPb Chess Fed. Blitz Cup Saint Petersburg, Russia2015.09.241800
FIDE World Junior Championship Open U20 Khanty Mansiysk, Russia2015.09.022360
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