Sami Hamalainen

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Fide Id501530
FederationFinland fed
FIDE Elo2193
Highest Elo2272 (November 2011)
URS Rating2099 
Born 1970  (Age 48)
 Ranking: World #10480, Europe #8286, Finland #93
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Sicilian defence (38%): B53 B21 B32 B60 B33 B27Sicilian defence (22%): B78 B25 B90 B58 B51 B34
Caro-Kann defence (9%): B13 B12 B12 B12 B14 B12Ruy Lopez (11%): C82 C80 C80 C69 C77 C81
French defence (9%): C10 C19 C13 C18 C16 C12Queen's pawn (11%): A46 A40 A40 A46 A46 D01
Reti (8%): A09 A05 A04Reti (7%): A05 A06 A04
Ruy Lopez (5%): C65 C71 C63 C68 C85 C60English (5%): A10 A20 A16 A15 A15 A13
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #42 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   92.98%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   60%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +1.507 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  87.99 (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 Championship League Round 9b, 5-6 Finland2015.11.061990
Finnish Championship League Round 3-4 Finland2015.10.101990
Finnish League Division 2/2 Weekend 2 Finland2015.10.101620
Finnish Championship League Round 1-2 Finland2015.09.121990
Finnish League Division 1 B Round 7 Finland2015.03.141950
Finnish Championship League Round 9-11 Helsinki, Finland2015.03.132260
Finnish Championship League Round 7-8 Finland2015.02.072240
Finnish League Division 1 B Round 5 Finland2015.01.101950
Finnish League Division 1 B Round 3-4 Finland2014.11.151970
Finnish Championship League Round 3-4 Finland2014.10.182230
Finnish Championship League Round 1-2 Finland2014.09.272250
Finnish Team Cup Final Stages Finland2014.08.232130
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