Richard Bitoon

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Fide Id5201110
TitleGrand Master
FederationPhilippines fed
FIDE Elo2450
Highest Elo2515 (November 2011)
URS Rating2481 
Born 14.Dec.1975  (Age 43)
 Ranking: World #1315, Asia #170, Philippines #9
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Sicilian defence (32%): B41 B31 B57 B35 B20 B90Sicilian defence (31%): B23 B32 B51 B29 B23 B94
English (15%): A18 A11 A31 A10 A10 A13Queen's pawn (14%): A41 A46 E10 A46 A45 A46
French defence (9%): C02 C19 C15 C19 C18 C13Reti (10%): A05 A04 A04 A06
Reti (8%): A07 A05 A04 A06 A04 A08Nimzo-Indian (9%): E46 E34 E46 E33 E33 E29
Caro-Kann defence (6%): B10 B12 B14 B18 B12 B11Queen's Indian (9%): E12 A47 E12 E12 E13 E16
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #36 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   96.42%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   86.66%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: -4.259 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  85.7 (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 Johor International Chess Open Johor Bharu, Malaysia2015.12.142070
7th Penang Heritage City International Chess Open Penang, Malaysia2015.12.072040
PSC-Puregold International Chess Challenge Pasig City, Philippines2015.11.152400
Philippine International Chess Championship Pasig City, Philippines2015.11.082430
Philippine National Championships - Finals Open - Battle of Grandmasters Manila, Philippines2015.10.222410
5th HDBank cup International Open Chess Tournament Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam2015.03.172260
FIDE Zone 3.3 Chess Championships - Men Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam2015.03.072350
Pure Gold/PSC Chairman's Cup International Chess Challenger Manila City, Philippines2014.12.142340
PHILIPPINE Cup International Chess Championship Quezon City, Philippines2014.12.052360
National Championship - Finals Men Manila City, Philippines2014.06.192380
DYTeam Raja Dr Nazrin Shah KL International Open Chess Championships Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia2014.04.042110
Asian Cities Chess Team Championship (Dubai Cup) Tagaytay City, Philippines2013.10.192140
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