Ralf Lau

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Fide Id4600134
TitleGrand Master
FederationGermany fed
FIDE Elo2442 
Highest 2555 (July 1987)
Born 19.Oct.1959  (Age 59)
 Ranking: World #1439, Europe #1081, Germany #20389
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Sicilian defence (37%): B21 B47 B58 B93 B65 B42Sicilian defence (23%): B90 B44 B42 B47 B96 B40
French defence (15%): C07 C13 C02 C10 C03 C02Queen's pawn (17%): A40 E10 E10 A40 A41 A45
Ruy Lopez (11%): C96 C75 C62 C67 C92 C61Reti (12%): A05 A04 A09 A09 A04 A07
Caro-Kann defence (6%): B18 B16 B17 B12 B17 B17English (10%): A13 A13 A16 A17 A13 A30
Queen's pawn (4%): D02 D02 A46 A46 A46 A41Nimzo-Indian (6%): E24 E21 E30 E48 E20 E49
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #29 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   98.43%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -2.092 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  82.19 (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
15th Alois Schuh Gedenkturnier Schnellschachturnier Saint Valentin, Austria2014.05.251350
OOe. Landesliga Austria2011.10.011740
Landesmeisterschaft OOe Linz, Austria2011.07.231390
OOe 1. Landesliga Austria2010.10.021750
1st Landesliga OOe Austria2010.10.011780
Landesliga OOe Austria2009.10.021660
Landesliga OOe Austria2008.10.051770
Donau Open Aschach, Austria2007.12.262140
14th Aschacher Donau Open Aschach, Austria2005.12.262190
Bundesliga Germany2005.10.012470
2nd Bundesliga Ost Austria2004.10.092230
1st Bundesliga Germany2004.10.012470
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