Meelis Kanep

[Russian: Меелис Канеп]

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Fide Id4501047
ECF Id284617C
TitleGrand Master
FederationEstonia fed
FIDE Elo2454 
Highest 2537 (November 2010)
Live Rating2438 
URS Rating2485 
Born 1983  (Age 35)
 Ranking: World #1271, Europe #947, Estonia #4
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Queen's pawn (33%): D02 E10 E10 A41 A46 A40Sicilian defence (43%): B20 B25 B51 B66 B53 B22
Queen's gambit (21%): D34 D16 D30 D34 D34 D21Queen's pawn (11%): A45 A41 D00 D02 A45 D02
Reti (16%): A06 A09 A06 A09 A04 A05Reti (10%): A07 A06 A04 A09 A08 A05
King's Indian (6%): E80 E97 E81 E81 E60 E61Queen's gambit (10%): D08 D14 D08 D30 D11 D10
English (4%): A17 A34 A25 A15 A15 A16English (8%): A21 A20 A13 A22 A22 A15
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #31 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   100%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   73.91%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -1.026 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  84.05 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Meelis Kanep currently plays in: LOCATION: Vilnius, cinfo: LTU
Baltic Zonal Tournament II Stage Vanagupe Hotel, Lithuania
2018.06.14 to 2018.06.20
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Latvian Chess Club Cup Riga, Latvia2015.12.062010
Finnish Championship League Round 9b, 5-6 Finland2015.11.061990
Finnish Championship League Round 3-4 Finland2015.10.101990
Finnish Championship League Round 1-2 Finland2015.09.121990
Ilmar Raud Memorial Blitz Tournament Viljandi, Estonia2015.07.031740
6th ShakkiNet International Helsinki, Finland2015.06.082410
Finnish Championship League Round 9-11 Helsinki, Finland2015.03.132260
31e Open International de Cappelle-la-Grande Cappelle La Grande, France2015.02.281960
Finnish Championship League Round 7-8 Finland2015.02.072240
24th International Paul Keres Memorial Main Tournament Tallinn, Estonia2015.01.102550
European Rapid Chess Championship Wroclaw, Poland2014.12.201760
European Blitz Chess Championship Wroclaw, Poland2014.12.191850
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