Masahiro Baba

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Fide Id7000766
USCF Id13038131
TitleFIDE Master
FederationJapan fed
FIDE Elo2306 
Highest 2306 (September 2017)
URS Rating2253 
National Elo2192
Born 1984  (Age 34)
 Ranking: World #4805, Asia #530, Japan #3
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Sicilian defence (57%): B90 B41 B32 B42Sicilian defence (50%): B21 B92 B96 B90 B23
Ruy Lopez (21%): C91 C61 C63Queen's pawn (14%): D02 A45
Scandinavian (7%): B01Reti (14%): A05 A06
Pirc defence (7%): B07English (14%): A16 A20
French defence (7%): C03French defence (7%): C07
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #46 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   96%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate: Not available
Exchange tendencies: -1.026 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  93.95 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

Masahiro Baba currently plays in: LOCATION: Tokyo, cinfo: JPN
Summer Open Chess Tournament Tokyo, Japan
2018.07.15 to 2018.07.16
Website | Standings & Results | Live broadcast | Games | Photos/Video | Reports

Kojima | Baba Masahiro | Aoshima | Kakutani | Kobayashi | Nakamura | Mitsuya | Asaka | Higashino | Shinoda | Yuki Irie | Ishii | Shioguchi | Katsuta | Fukuda | Hamane | Kitamura | Aoki Yasuhiro | Yamada | Clark | Matsumoto | ... and 40 more.

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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
Japan Chess League Tokyo, Japan2015.08.131640
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo, Japan2015.05.011860
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo, Japan2013.05.011730
FE 6 Castelli Romani Rocca Priora, Italy2012.08.111750
Japan Chess League Tokyo, Japan2011.08.131770
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo Tokyo, Japan2011.04.301830
Japan Chess League Tokyo, Japan2010.08.131580
Japan Chess Championship Tokyo, Japan2010.04.301760
First Saturday IM Budapest, Hungary2010.03.062260
26e Open International de Cappelle Cappelle La Grande, France2010.02.131960
Japan Chess League Tokyo, Japan2009.08.131610
Zone 3.3 Men Championship Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam2009.07.222250
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