Jouni Yrjola

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Fide Id500011
TitleGrand Master
FederationFinland fed
FIDE Elo2339 
Highest 2515 (January 1984)
Live Rating2348 
URS Rating2299 
Born 24.Oct.1959  (Age 59)
 Ranking: World #3748, Europe #2879, Finland #15
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Queen's gambit (20%): D06 D62 D38 D09 D17 D10Sicilian defence (38%): B70 B55 B68 B96 B90 B20
Nimzo-Indian (16%): E31 E33 E35 E46 E30 E20Reti (10%): A05 A04 A04 A04
Queen's pawn (15%): A40 E10 A40 A40 A50 A40Queen's pawn (8%): A41 A46 A46 E10 A41 A40
King's Indian (11%): A49 E73 E76 E60 A48 E76English (7%): A21 A22 A10 A10 A10 A20
Queen's Indian (6%): E15 A47 E12 E15 E17 E12King's Indian (7%): A49 E60 E71 A48 E94 E92
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #26 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   96.55%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   93.75%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -1.159 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  89.45 (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
2nd Sunway Sitges International Chess Festival - Group A Sitges Spain, Spain2015.12.132210
Finnish League Division 1 A Weekend 3 Finland2015.11.071900
Finnish League Division 1 A Weekend 2 Finland2015.10.101870
1st Colossus Open Chess Cup of Rhodes - A Group Rhodes, Greece2015.09.011550
Bulgarian Chess Summer Golden Sands A Tournament Golden Sands Resort, Bulgaria2015.06.082380
Finnish League Division 1 A Round 7 Finland2015.03.142040
Finnish League Division 1 A Round 6 Finland2015.02.072010
Finnish League Division 1 A Round 5 Finland2015.01.102000
Finnish League Division 1 A Round 3-4 Finland2014.11.151930
Finnish League Division 1 A Round 2 Finland2014.10.181990
Finnish League Division 1 A Round 1 Finland2014.09.271940
6th International Tournament Rethymno Rethymno, Greece2014.07.121700
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