Hristos Banikas

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Fide Id4202031
TitleGrand Master
FederationGreece fed
FIDE Elo2591
Highest Elo2646 (July 2014)
URS Rating2589 
Born 20.May.1978 (in Thessaloniki)
 Ranking: World #259, Europe #195, Greece #2
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Queen's gambit (19%): D27 D07 D37 D11 D13 D15Sicilian defence (40%): B44 B41 B50 B20 B87 B75
Queen's pawn (17%): A40 A40 E10 A45 A40 A41King's Indian (14%): E61 E71 A49 E97 E81 E91
Reti (13%): A06 A04 A08 A05 A09 A04Queen's pawn (7%): A45 A46 A45 A40 A46 A41
English (9%): A11 A20 A18 A30 A18 A25Reti (6%): A05 A07 A04
King's Indian (8%): E60 E97 E77 E97 E96 E76English (6%): A18 A21 A27 A15 A10 A30
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #29 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   96.72%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   100%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.307 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  87.54 (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
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
13e Rencontres Internationales du Cap d'Agde - Grand Prix Agde, France2015.10.242170
43rd National Team Championship of Category A Achaea, Greece2015.10.081620
FE 13 Citta' di Amantea Amantea, Italy2015.09.062140
International Open ISTHMIA - A GROUP Loutraki Korinthos, Greece2015.08.182110
24th Open International Tournament of Kavala - Group A Kavala, Greece2015.08.042180
8th International Open of Paleohora Paleochora, Greece2015.07.171720
Greek Team Cup Final 8 Achaea, Greece2015.07.012260
Team cup Baraz Greece2015.06.131990
Greek Blitz Championship Chania, Greece2014.12.221390
Greek Rapid Championship Chania, Greece2014.12.201120
64th National Greek Championship Men Vrahati Korinthos, Greece2014.12.032440
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