Akira Watanabe

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Fide Id7000227
USCF Id12913209
TitleFIDE Master
FederationJapan fed
FIDE Elo2284 
Highest 2388 (January 2000)
National Elo2375
Born 01.Mar.1972  (Age 46)
 Ranking: World #5678, Asia #611, Japan #5
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Nimzo-Indian (26%): E41 E44 E47 E48 E40 E20Sicilian defence (47%): B99 B22 B20 B53 B21 B23
Queen's gambit (22%): D53 D11 D10 D20 D54 D34Reti (15%): A05 A06 A09
King's Indian (19%): E92 E97 E73 E92King's Indian (14%): E88 E81 A48 E82 E70 A48
Gruenfeld defence (7%): D86 D85Queen's gambit (8%): D15 D53 D35 D10 D37
Queen's pawn (7%): A40 A41 A40 A40 A41Queen's pawn (4%): A46 D02 D02
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #41 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play: Not available
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -1.692 (details) Endgame blunders: Not available.
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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Chess Olympiad Tromso, Norway2014.08.012170
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo, Japan2014.05.011820
Japan Chess League Tokyo, Japan2013.08.101450
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo, Japan2013.05.011730
40th World Chess Olympiad-Open Istanbul, Turkey2012.08.282230
Japan Chess League Tokyo, Japan2012.08.111700
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo, Japan2012.04.301690
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo Tokyo, Japan2011.04.301830
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo, Japan2010.04.301760
Japan Chess League Tokyo, Japan2009.08.131610
Zone 3.3 Men Championship Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam2009.07.222250
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo, Japan2009.05.011940
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