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 Alex Villeneuve

Lightning Chess Player
Age:  27
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

 
2495

Elo
9.11.2013
 
2440

Elo
3.6.2013
 
2477

Elo
15.6.2013
 
2194

Elo
4.4.2014


Ratings & Games
OverallClassicRapidBlitzLightning
Rapid Rating
2279  1
Class:  Masters
Position:  N/A  
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Rating progress
Highest:  2477
June 15, 2013  
Played games:  2063
Won:  1806
Lost:  146
Draw:  106
Adjourned:  5
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Known
44
Usage Ratio • Games • Efficiency
Lost
Best for Win C00 French defence
Best for Lost C46 Three knights game
Best for Draw B30 Sicilian defence
Lost
Best for Win D00 Queen's pawn game
Best for Lost C50 King's pawn game
Never played:  D91 Gruenfeld: 5.Bg5
Openings Report
Tournaments
Tournament Points
1038
Position:  29 of 1545
1st Place 2nd Place 3rd Place Group Tournaments Wins
x 180 x 168 x 162 x 0
TPs  = 3x180+2x168+1x162+1x0 = 1038
Tournaments:  1247
1st Place:  180
2nd Place:  168
3rd Place:  162
Group Tournaments Wins:  0
Other places:  737
Unknown:  0
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