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 Alex Villeneuve

Lightning Chess Player
Age:  25
Occupation:  Self-employed/ owner
Country:  Canada
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anytime anywhere im probably playing or studying this art Or playing poker PLO mostly ! chess games >2min .. less then that there's too much blunder ! (imo)
A winning strategy in Chess often involves balancing several considerations against each other. Moves that maximize immediate material gain might expose a vulnerability or yield a difficult position as the game progresses. A profitable move would be one that both furthers you attack and solidifies your defense.

“A win by an unsound combination, however showy, fills me with artistic horror.”’(The great Steinitz)

A winning strategy in Chess often involves balancing several considerations against each other. Moves that maximize immediate material gain might expose a vulnerability or yield a difficult position as the game progresses. A profitable move would be one that both furthers you attack and solidifies your defense.

"I play honestly and I play to win. If I lose, I take my medicine." -Bobby Fischer-
"All that matters on the chessboard is good moves."
Bobby Fischer
"I felt that chess... is a science in the form of a game... I consider myself a scientist. I wanted to be treated like a scientist."
Bobby Fischer
"I like the moment when I break a man's ego."
Bobby Fischer


Since
12.4.2012

Masters



2012
Ratings & Games
OverallClassicRapidBlitzLightning
Classic Rating
2194  3
Class:  Experts
Position:  1 of 47
TimelineCalculation
Rating progress
Highest:  2194
April 4, 2014  
Played games:  777
Won:  569
Lost:  74
Draw:  129
Adjourned:  5
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Openings
Last 90 daysLast 365 days
Known
40
Usage Ratio • Games • Efficiency
C00 French defence: 
8.3%  
C41 Philidor's defence: 
5.0%  
C62 Ruy Lopez: old Steinitz defence: 
5.0%  
C69 Ruy Lopez: exchange variati...: 
5.0%  
D00 Queen's pawn game: 
5.0%  
D02 Queen's pawn game: 
5.0%  
C69 Ruy Lopez: exchange, Bronst...: 
3.3%  
Others
 63.4%
Never played:  C28 Vienna game
Tournaments
Tournament Points
1021
Position:  28 of 1419
1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Group Tournaments Wins
x 179 x 165 x 154 x 0
TPs  = 3x179+2x165+1x154+1x0 = 1021
Tournaments:  1160
1st Place:  179
2nd Place:  165
3rd Place:  154
Group Tournaments Wins:  0
Other places:  662
Unknown:  0
Tournaments Archive
Premium Competition
Points
34575
League:  I
Position:  #9
At 2:00 AM GMT Sunday May 24, 2015:
Leaderboard Position Points
All Lightning
Players & Ratings
7 of 7434 7434-7 = 7427
All Blitz
Players & Ratings
2 of 7373 7373-2 = 7371
All Rapid
Players & Ratings
14 of 13473 13473-14 = 13459
All Classic
Players & Ratings
11 of 4889 4889-11 = 4878
Tournament
Winners
28 of 1419 1419-28 = 1391
Known openings 20
10 x hours played
in the last 30 days
29
 pts = 7427+7371+13459+4878+1391+20+29 = 34 575 
The next recalculation: 1:59 AM GMT Sunday May 31, 2015
Top League:  I
12:00 AM GMT Sunday July 1, 2012
Canada
 
 
 Alex Villeneuve
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Last 90 daysLast 365 days

 Position   Opening  Usage Ratio   Games 
  Win     Lost     Draw     Win     Lost     Draw  
1 C00 French defence
8.3%
5 5 0 0 0 0 0
2 C41 Philidor's defence
5.0%
3 3 0 0 0 0 0
3 C62 Ruy Lopez: old Steinitz defence
5.0%
3 3 0 0 0 0 0
4 C69 Ruy Lopez: exchange variation, 5.O-O
5.0%
3 2 0 0 1 0 0
5 D00 Queen's pawn game
5.0%
3 0 0 0 3 0 0
6 D02 Queen's pawn game
5.0%
3 0 0 0 3 0 0
7 C69 Ruy Lopez: exchange, Bronstein variation
3.3%
2 1 0 0 1 0 0
8 B01 Scandinavian (centre counter) defence
3.3%
2 2 0 0 0 0 0
9 C68 Ruy Lopez: exchange, Keres variation
3.3%
2 1 1 0 0 0 0
10 B06 Robatsch (modern) defence
3.3%
2 2 0 0 0 0 0
11 B50 Sicilian
3.3%
2 1 1 0 0 0 0
12 C21 Danish gambit
3.3%
2 0 0 0 2 0 0
13 D31 QGD: 3.Nc3
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 0 1 0
14 C42 Petrov three knights game
 1.7%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
15 C44 King's pawn game
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
16 C45 Scotch: Pulling counter-attack
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
17 C46 Four knights game
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 0 1 0
18 C47 Four knights: Scotch, 4...exd4
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
19 C48 Four knights: Spanish, classical defence
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
20 C50 Giuoco Piano
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
21 D00 Queen's pawn: Chigorin variation
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
22 C68 Ruy Lopez: exchange variation
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 A00 Benko's opening
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
24 A00 Grob's attack
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
25 A00 Van't Kruijs opening
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
26 A04 Reti opening
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
27 B00 King's pawn opening
 1.7%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
28 B00 KP: Nimzovich defence
 1.7%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
29 B03 Alekhine's defence
 1.7%
1 0 1 0 0 0 0
30 B40 Sicilian defence
 1.7%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
31 C01 French: exchange variation
 1.7%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
32 C20 KP: Patzer opening
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
33 C21 Centre game
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
34 C21 Halasz gambit
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
35 C22 Centre game
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
36 C25 Vienna game, Max Lange defence
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
37 C26 Vienna: Falkbeer variation
 1.7%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
38 C30 King's gambit
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
39 C34 King's knight's gambit
 1.7%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
40 C40 QP counter-gambit (elephant gambit)
 1.7%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0

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