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 Alex Villeneuve

Lightning Chess Player
Age:  24
Gender:  Male
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


2012
Ratings & Games
OverallClassicRapidBlitzLightning
Classic Rating
2194  3
Class:  Experts
Position:  N/A  
TimelineCalculation
Rating progress
Highest:  2194
April 4, 2014  
Played games:  777
Won:  569
Lost:  74
Draw:  129
Adjourned:  5
Games Feed Games Archive Commentaries Feed
Openings
Last 90 daysLast 365 days
Known
39
Usage Ratio • Games • Efficiency
D00 Queen's pawn game: 
11.5%  
C68 Ruy Lopez: exchange, Keres ...: 
5.8%  
B00 King's pawn opening: 
 3.8%
B01 Scandinavian (centre counte...: 
 3.8%
B50 Sicilian: 
 3.8%
C00 French defence: 
 3.8%
C55 Two knights defence: 
 3.8%
Others
 63.7%
Never played:  B52 Sicilian: Canal-Sokolsky atta...
Tournaments
Tournament Points
1021
Position:  26 of 1384
1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Team Tournaments Wins
x 179 x 165 x 154 x 0
TPs  = 3x179+2x165+1x154+1x0 = 1021
Tournaments:  1159
1st Place:  179
2nd Place:  165
3rd Place:  154
Team Tournaments Wins:  0
Other places:  660
Unknown:  1
Tournaments Archive
Premium Competition
Points
4859
League:  I
Position:  #15
At 2:00 AM GMT Sunday July 27, 2014:
Leaderboard Position Points
All Lightning
Players & Ratings
4 of 850 850-4 = 846
All Blitz
Players & Ratings
3 of 893 893-3 = 890
All Rapid
Players & Ratings
8 of 930 930-8 = 922
All Classic
Players & Ratings
7 of 811 811-7 = 804
Tournament
Winners
26 of 1384 1384-26 = 1358
Known openings 39
 pts = 846+890+922+804+1358+39 = 4 859 
The next recalculation: 1:59 AM GMT Sunday July 3, 2014
Top League:  I
12:00 AM GMT Sunday July 1, 2012
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Last 90 daysLast 365 days

 Position   Opening  Usage Ratio   Games 
  Win     Lost     Draw     Win     Lost     Draw  
1 D00 Queen's pawn game
11.5%
6 0 0 0 6 0 0
2 C68 Ruy Lopez: exchange, Keres variation
5.8%
3 2 1 0 0 0 0
3 B00 King's pawn opening
 3.8%
2 2 0 0 0 0 0
4 B01 Scandinavian (centre counter) defence
 3.8%
2 2 0 0 0 0 0
5 B50 Sicilian
 3.8%
2 2 0 0 0 0 0
6 C00 French defence
 3.8%
2 2 0 0 0 0 0
7 C55 Two knights defence
 3.8%
2 2 0 0 0 0 0
8 C50 Giuoco Piano
 3.8%
2 0 0 0 2 0 0
9 C44 King's pawn game
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
10 C45 Scotch: Pulling counter-attack
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
11 C45 Scotch game
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 0 1 0
12 C46 Four knights game
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 0 1 0
13 C46 Four knights: Italian variation
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 0 1 0
14 C47 Four knights: Scotch, 4...exd4
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
15 C48 Four knights: Spanish, classical defence
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
16 C50 Giuoco Pianissimo
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
17 C60 Ruy Lopez: Cozio defence
 1.9%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
18 C62 Ruy Lopez: old Steinitz defence
 1.9%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
19 C69 Ruy Lopez: exchange variation, 5.O-O
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
20 C77 Ruy Lopez: Morphy defence
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
21 D02 Queen's pawn game
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
22 A00 Van't Kruijs opening
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 A03 Bird's opening
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
24 A07 Reti: King's Indian attack (Barcza system)
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
25 B00 KP: Nimzovich defence
 1.9%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
26 B03 Alekhine's defence
 1.9%
1 0 1 0 0 0 0
27 B06 Robatsch (modern) defence
 1.9%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
28 B10 Caro-Kann defence
 1.9%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
29 C20 King's pawn game
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
30 C21 Halasz gambit
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
31 C21 Danish gambit
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
32 C22 Centre game
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
33 C23 Bishop's opening
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
34 C25 Vienna game, Max Lange defence
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
35 C26 Vienna: Falkbeer variation
 1.9%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
36 C30 King's gambit
 1.9%
1 0 0 0 1 0 0
37 C40 QP counter-gambit (elephant gambit)
 1.9%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
38 C41 Philidor's defence
 1.9%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0
39 C42 Petrov three knights game
 1.9%
1 1 0 0 0 0 0

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