Nicolas Croad

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Fide Id4300793
ECF Id259995J
TitleFIDE Master
FederationNew Zealand fed
FIDE Elo2290 
Highest 2334 (March 2012)
URS Rating2228 
Born 1980  (Age 38)
 Ranking: World #5435, Asia #579, New Zealand #7
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Queen's gambit (18%): D11 D10 D31 D50 D11 D53Sicilian defence (19%): B31 B24 B20 B57 B56 B53
Queen's pawn (17%): A40 E10 A40 E10 A41 A40Queen's pawn (17%): A46 A45 A40 D02 A46 E10
King's Indian (8%): E90 A48 E97 A48 E70 E77Nimzo-Indian (12%): E33 E20 E34 E46 E32 E24
Reti (8%): A04 A04 A05Caro-Kann defence (9%): B19 B14 B13 B12 B12 B17
Sicilian defence (7%): B41 B32 B41 B32 B34 B90French defence (7%): C00 C06 C05 C18 C00 C02
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #40 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.85%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: +2.54 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  76.51 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
George Trundle Masters Auckland, New Zealand2015.09.262280
Wellington Club Championship Wellington, New Zealand2015.09.242110
Wellington Easter Open Wellington, New Zealand2015.04.031190
New Zealand Lightning Championship Auckland, New Zealand2015.01.111440
New Zealand Rapid Championship Auckland, New Zealand2015.01.101360
2rd New Zealand Open Including 1 Championship Auckland, New Zealand2015.01.011740
Wellington Club Championship Wellington, New Zealand2014.09.252070
The Four Nations Chess League Performances for Part Results England2014.09.011440
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 7-8 England2014.03.221860
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 5-6 England2014.02.081870
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 5-6 England2014.02.081870
The Four Nations Chess League Rounds 3-4 England2014.01.111750
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