K Rathnakaran

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Fide Id5005507
USCF Id13992015
TitleInternational Master
FederationIndia fed
FIDE Elo2395 
Highest 2488 (April 2008)
Live Rating2374 
URS Rating2521 
National Elo2554
Born 1981  (Age 37)
 Ranking: World #2357, Asia #287, India #84
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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
Sicilian defence (46%): B28 B27 B33 B56 B24 B41French defence (41%): C14 C15 C05 C02 C00 C06
Caro-Kann defence (11%): B18 B19 B11 B10 B17 B11Benoni defence (18%): A60 A60 A66 A62 A56 A44
French defence (9%): C10 C11 C00 C15 C15 C01Reti (11%): A05 A04
Two knights defence (7%): C55 C55 C59Queen's pawn (7%): A40 A40 A45 D02 A45 A46
King's pawn (4%): C50 B00 C50 C50 B00 B00English (5%): A20 A21 A15 A22 A16 A16
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #37 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.66%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   81.8%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -4.226 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  80.86 (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
National Premier Chess Tiruvarur Tamil Nadu, India2015.11.142490
Rotolawyer's Cup Belthangady Karnataka, India2015.10.14990
53rd National Challenger Chess Championship Nagpur Maharashtra, India2015.08.161940
Asian Continental Blitz Championship Men's Al Ain, UAE2015.08.122350
Asian Continental Rapid Championship Men's Al Ain, UAE2015.08.112380
Asian Continental Chess Championships Open Al Ain, UAE2015.08.012390
Commonwealth Chess Championship New Delhi, India2015.06.221940
Maharashtra Chess League Pune, India2015.06.112390
8th KIIT International GM Tournamnet for Players and Above Elite Category Bhubaneswar, India2015.05.232240
National Blitz Odhisha, India2015.04.251870
National Rapid Odhisha, India2015.04.251750
Dubai Open Blitz Chess Tournament Dubai, UAE2015.04.102100
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