Alexander Grischuk

[Russian: Александр Грищук]

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Fide Id4126025
USCF Id12807416
TitleGrand Master
FederationRussia fed
FIDE Elo2766 
Highest 2810 (December 2014)
Live Rating2766 
URS Rating2768 
Born 31.Oct.1983 (in Moscow)
 Ranking: World #11, Europe #7, Russia #3
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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (19%): B24 B36 B28 B67 B99 B43Sicilian defence (17%): B50 B97 B43 B21 B52 B44
Ruy Lopez (12%): C70 C89 C78 C65 C96 C63Ruy Lopez (11%): C78 C96 C82 C70 C77 C89
Queen's pawn (11%): E10 A40 D02 E10 E00 D02Reti (10%): A04 A05 A07 A04 A06
Reti (9%): A05 A04 A07 A09 A06 A06King's Indian (8%): E73 A48 E74 E91 E70 E81
French defence (6%): C11 C14 C18 C19 C10 C11Queen's gambit (7%): D10 D32 D12 D10 D34 D10
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #34 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.59%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   78.94%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.892 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   55.37(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.22 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Alexander Grischuk currently plays in: LOCATION: Pristina, cinfo: UNK
GCT Blitz YourNextMove Unknown
since 2018.06.15
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
LONDON Chess CLASSIC London, England2015.12.042780
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
31st European Chess Club Cup Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182310
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
FIDE World Rapid Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.102580
FIDE World Cup Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Rapid TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
FIDE World Cup Blitz TB Baku, Azerbaijan2015.09.112640
Sinquefield Cup Saint Louis, USA2015.08.232780
Norway Chess Stavanger, Norway2015.06.162780
Norway Chess Blitz Stavanger, Norway2015.06.152780
FIDE Grand Prix Series. Khanty-Mansiysk Khanty Mansiysk, Russia2015.05.142750
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