Graeme Spain

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Fide Id4300343
FederationNew Zealand fed
FIDE Elo2191
Highest Elo2255 (July 1991)
Born 1962  (Age 56)
 Ranking: World #10638, Asia #969, New Zealand #17
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Chess games of Graeme Spain:    PGN Database (GraemeSpain.pgn)  [186 games]

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Sicilian defence (33%): B20 B20 B20 B20 B20 B22Scandinavian (34%): B01 B01 B01 B01
French defence (25%): C01 C03 C03 C05 C04 C06Queen's gambit (21%): D20 D10 D07 D18 D06 D07
Caro-Kann defence (11%): B12 B12 B13 B12 B12English (10%): A10 A11 A25 A20 A12
Ruy Lopez (10%): C69 C66 C64 C68 C60 C69Dutch (9%): A80 A80 A80 A81 A80
Pirc defence (6%): B07 B08 B08 B07 B08 B07Queen's pawn (7%): A46 D02 D02 D02 D00 D01
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #36 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.8%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   79.24%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +2.773 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.75 (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
Waikato Open Hamilton, New Zealand2014.06.271230
Waikato Open Hamilton, New Zealand2009.08.071300
Waikato Open Hamilton, New Zealand2008.08.081900
New Zealand Championship Auckland, New Zealand2008.01.152200
Wellington Open Championships Wellington, New Zealand2007.04.061580
114th New Zealand Championship Wanganui, New Zealand2007.01.022180
George Trundle NZ Masters Auckland, New Zealand2006.09.232270
Waikato Open Hamilton, New Zealand2006.08.242050
Quennstown Classic Queenstown, New Zealand2006.01.152110
Waikato Open Hamilton, New Zealand2005.08.261920
North Island Championship Hamilton, New Zealand2005.07.182060
Waitakere Trust Open Auckland, New Zealand2005.05.142040
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