John Rodgaard

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Fide Id7200013
TitleInternational Master
FederationFaroe Islands fed
FIDE Elo2319 
Highest 2383 (July 2008)
URS Rating2310 
National Elo2339
Born 04.Mar.1955  (Age 63)
ClubVT, Vestmanna
 Ranking: World #4336, Europe #3340, Faroe Islands #4
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Chess games of John Rodgaard:    PGN Database (JohnRodgaard.pgn)  [613 games]

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Play Style

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Opening (White) Realtime (beta)Opening (Black) Realtime (beta)
English (62%): A17 A13 A10 A13 A27 A21French defence (41%): C00 C15 C02 C18 C15 C16
Reti (22%): A05 A04 A04 A06Queen's pawn (19%): D02 A46 D00 A40 D02 D02
Queen's pawn (6%): A46 A40 D02 A46 A41 E10Queen's gambit (17%): D35 D36 D30 D52 D30 D31
King's Indian, East Indian (1%): A48 A48English (9%): A13 A21 A13 A11 A15 A13
French defence (1%): C07 C09 C05 C08Reti (4%): A07 A06 A05 A06 A04 A09
Play tendenciesEndgame tendencies
Sacrifices: Not availableAverage draws at: Move #27 (details)
Blunders (): Explore blunders Optimal play:   99.3%  [what is this?]
Positional player: Not available Optimal checkmate:   79.31%  [what is this?]
Exchange tendencies: +0.273 (details) Endgame blunders: Explore blunders
Stockfish first line: Not available [calculate] Strength:         
Quality of play:  86.89 (games[what is this?] Exploitive analysis: Not available
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Live Games

John Rodgaard currently plays in: LOCATION: Unknown, cinfo: FAI
Faroes Open Faroe Islands
since 2018.07.07
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Rating History ()

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Tournament History

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Tournament (Click on name for details) VenueDate
League: 2. Lidkappingin 25 Round 4 Faroe Islands2015.11.281440
European Team Chess Championship - Open Section Reykjavik, Iceland2015.11.132560
Iceland - Faroe Islands National Match Laugar Thingareyjarsveit Akureyri, Iceland2015.08.152070
European Small Nations Blitz Tournament Guernsey, Guernsey2015.04.232030
European Small Nations Team Tournament Guernsey, Guernsey2015.04.182060
Chess Olympiad Tromso, Norway2014.08.012170
HT Open Torshavn, Faroe Islands2014.04.041260
Tournoi des Petits Etats d'Europe Monte Carlo, Monaco2013.11.242130
Tournoi des Petits Etats d'Europe Monte Carlo, Monaco2013.11.242130
Lidkappingin 1. Deild Faroe Islands2013.10.271690
Faroe Islands-Iceland Klaksvik, Faroe Islands2013.08.162010
Skakid Kjolur Open Klaksvik, Faroe Islands2013.01.251300
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