Murali Karthikeyan

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Fide Id5074452
ECF Id287862J
TitleGrand Master
FederationIndia fed
FIDE Elo2609 
Highest 2617 (April 2018)
URS Rating2594 
Born 05.Jan.1999  (Age 19)
 Ranking: World #202, Asia #28, India #10
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Sicilian defence (41%): B80 B67 B43 B30 B90 B31Sicilian defence (35%): B20 B33 B41 B41 B22 B20
French defence (12%): C07 C18 C07 C04 C11 C06Queen's pawn (13%): E10 D00 E10 A46 A45 A45
Ruy Lopez (12%): C85 C73 C86 C77 C67 C67Queen's gambit (10%): D30 D30 D10 D15 D31 D11
Caro-Kann defence (9%): B12 B10 B13 B12 B14 B12Reti (9%): A09 A09 A04 A05
Reti (8%): A05 A07 A04King's Indian (5%): E60 E60 E61 E81 E94 E92
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #47 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.8%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   70.37%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +2.273 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  87.4 (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
FIDE World Junior Championship Open U20 Khanty Mansiysk, Russia2015.09.022360
53rd National Challenger Chess Championship Nagpur Maharashtra, India2015.08.161940
45th National Junior Chess Championship Under 19 Dindigul Tamil Nadu, India2015.07.231850
Commonwealth Chess Championship New Delhi, India2015.06.221940
8th KIIT International GM Tournamnet for Players and Above Elite Category Bhubaneswar, India2015.05.232240
1st SCS All India FIDE Rated Open Tmt Sivakasi, India2015.05.171120
17th Dubai Open Chess Tournament Dubai, UAE2015.04.062190
National Tema Open India2015.02.201740
Chennai Open Above Cat A Chennai, India2014.12.302170
World Youth Chess Olympiad U16 Gyor, Hungary2014.12.132030
Qatar Masters Open Doha, Qatar2014.11.262520
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