Viswanathan Anand

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Fide Id5000017
DSB Id10002954
TitleGrand Master
FederationIndia fed
FIDE Elo2759 
Highest 2817 (March 2011)
Live Rating2762 
URS Rating2769 
Born 11.Dec.1969 (in Mayiladuthurai)
ClubOSG Baden-Baden
 Ranking: World #13, Asia #2, India #1
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Play Style

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Sicilian defence (30%): B72 B75 B90 B67 B53 B55Sicilian defence (17%): B43 B40 B81 B92 B82 B51
Ruy Lopez (23%): C65 C67 C60 C78 C72 C90Queen's gambit (12%): D44 D29 D12 D20 D11 D15
French defence (7%): C18 C18 C13 C16 C02 C15Reti (10%): A04 A06 A07 A06 A09 A04
Caro-Kann defence (5%): B14 B13 B18 B17 B17 B10Queen's pawn (10%): A40 E10 D04 A45 D03 A46
Petrov's defence (4%): C42 C42 C42 C43 C42 C42Ruy Lopez (9%): C95 C83 C65 C82 C67 C81
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #33 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   95.83%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -1.226 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line:   57.72(details) Strength:         
Quality of play:  87.58 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Viswanathan Anand currently plays in: LOCATION: Pristina, cinfo: UNK
GCT Blitz YourNextMove Unknown
since 2018.06.15
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
1st Bundesliga Rounds 3 - 4 Hamburg, Germany2015.12.112470
LONDON Chess CLASSIC London, England2015.12.042780
8th Final Chess Masters Bilbao Bilbao, Spain2015.10.262780
FIDE World Blitz Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.132580
FIDE World Rapid Championship Berlin, Germany2015.10.102580
1st Bundesliga Rounds 1 - 2 Hamburg, Germany2015.09.182470
Sinquefield Cup Saint Louis, USA2015.08.232780
Norway Chess Stavanger, Norway2015.06.162780
Norway Chess Blitz Stavanger, Norway2015.06.152780
ShamkirChess Shamkir, Azerbaijan2015.04.162770
Zurich Chess Challenge - Rapid Zurich, Switzerland2015.02.192780
Zurich Chess Challenge Zurich, Switzerland2015.02.142780
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