Kari Nieminen

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Fide Id500739
USCF Id12678900
FederationFinland fed
FIDE Elo2117 
Highest 2260 (January 1989)
URS Rating2072 
National Elo2244
Born 1961  (Age 57)
 Ranking: World #16871, Europe #13402, Finland #154
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Sicilian defence (43%): B90 B90 B75 B20 B33 B41Sicilian defence (50%): B58 B40 B33 B57 B56 B23
Ruy Lopez (19%): C70 C92 C79 C92 C78 C88Queen's pawn (16%): A46 E10 E10 A46 A40 E10
French defence (10%): C18 C18 C00 C17 C11 C11Nimzo-Indian (11%): E46 E48 E46 E46 E20 E47
Caro-Kann defence (6%): B10 B17 B12 B14 B12English (6%): A25 A20 A23 A24 A36 A15
Scandinavian (4%): B01 B01 B01 B01Reti (6%): A05 A07 A04
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #33 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -2.292 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  74.53 (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
Finnish League Division 1 B Weekend 3 Finland2015.11.071780
Finnish Championship League Round 9b, 5-6 Finland2015.11.061990
31st European Chess Club Cup Skopje, FYR Macedonia2015.10.182310
Finnish Championship League Round 3-4 Finland2015.10.101990
Finnish League Division 1 B Weekend 2 Finland2015.10.101900
Finnish League Division 1 B Weekend 1 Finland2015.09.121810
Finnish Championship League Round 1-2 Finland2015.09.121990
Finnish Championship League Round 9-11 Helsinki, Finland2015.03.132260
International Schachopen Graz Group A Graz, Austria2015.02.132210
Finnish Championship League Round 7-8 Finland2015.02.072240
Finnish Championship League Round 5-6 Finland2014.11.152220
Finnish Championship League Round 3-4 Finland2014.10.182230
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