Nikita Vitiugov

[Russian: Никита Витюгов]

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Fide Id4152956
DSB Id10274175
TitleGrand Master
FederationRussia fed
FIDE Elo2735 
Highest 2747 (March 2014)
Live Rating2735 
URS Rating2698 
Born 02.Apr.1987 (in Saint Petersburg)
ClubSV Hockenheim
 Ranking: World #23, Europe #16, Russia #7
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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Queen's gambit (20%): D06 D35 D10 D31 D25 D06Sicilian defence (26%): B42 B51 B55 B32 B40 B90
Queen's pawn (19%): A40 E10 A40 A40 A45 A45Queen's pawn (15%): D03 D01 A40 E00 D00 A46
Nimzo-Indian (11%): E46 E32 E20 E47 E33 E33Reti (11%): A09 A06 A09 A04 A05 A04
English (9%): A18 A20 A16 A27 A30 A21Queen's gambit (11%): D17 D30 D11 D13 D10 D31
King's Indian (5%): E73 E94 A48 E73 E80 E81French defence (10%): C12 C01 C02 C17 C19 C15
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #37 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.73%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   70.76%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -0.626 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   56.31(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  88.65 (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
tht Extraliga r3-4 Czech Republic2015.12.052360
tht Extraliga r1-2 Czech Republic2015.11.072360
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
Superfinal Men Championship Chita, Russia2015.08.092680
9th the China-Russia Chess Match Blitz Yinzhou, China2015.07.202570
9th The China-Russia Chess Match Yinzhou, China2015.07.132570
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