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Craig A Hanley
Number of games in database: 203
Years covered: 1999 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2446 (2416 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2457

Overall record: +77 -64 =60 (53.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English (18) 
    A13 A10 A12 A15 A18
 Sicilian (13) 
    B22 B43 B92 B51 B53
 English, 1 c4 e5 (12) 
    A20 A26 A25 A23
 King's Indian (6) 
    E69 E67 E63 E62 E60
 French Defense (6) 
    C05 C07 C10 C03
 French Tarrasch (5) 
    C07 C05 C03
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (16) 
    B90 B22 B28 B48 B51
 French Defense (15) 
    C00 C03 C02 C05 C14
 Slav (13) 
    D17 D11 D18 D19 D12
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B90 B96 B95 B91
 King's Indian (7) 
    E94 E63 E73 E60 E81
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    D02 E10 A40 A46
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   L Pantsulaia vs C Hanley, 2003 0-1
   Sutovsky vs C Hanley, 2012 0-1
   T Seymour vs C Hanley, 2010 1/2-1/2
   J A Ingvaldsen vs C Hanley, 2001 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   British Championship (2017)
   Smith & Williamson British Championship (2004)
   British Championship (2012)
   European Union Individual Championship (2006)
   World Junior Championship (2003)
   London Chess Classic Open (2012)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2012)

   🏆 4NCL 2017/18
   D Gormally vs C Hanley (May-06-18) 1/2-1/2
   C Hanley vs D Bisby (May-05-18) 1-0
   David Pires Tavares Martins vs C Hanley (Jan-14-18) 1-0
   C Hanley vs A Ghasi (Jan-13-18) 0-1
   C Hanley vs G Jones (Aug-06-17) 0-1, rapid

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(born Mar-23-1984, 34 years old) United Kingdom

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 page 1 of 9; games 1-25 of 203  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Hanley vs A Summerscale  ½-½371999BCF-chD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
2. T Rahman vs C Hanley  1-0351999BCF-chD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. C Hanley vs P Dempsey  1-0511999BCF-chA34 English, Symmetrical
4. N Pert vs C Hanley  ½-½251999BCF-chC05 French, Tarrasch
5. C Hanley vs R Palliser  ½-½131999BCF-chA10 English
6. M Devereaux vs C Hanley  ½-½201999BCF-chA26 English
7. C Hanley vs D Mason  ½-½311999BCF-chA23 English, Bremen System, Keres Variation
8. C Hanley vs M Simons  ½-½251999BCF-chA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
9. A Hunt vs C Hanley  ½-½411999BCF-chC00 French Defense
10. C Duncan vs C Hanley  ½-½461999BCF-chA22 English
11. C Hanley vs D Lobzhanidze  0-1452000BergenA26 English
12. L E Johannessen vs C Hanley  1-0422000BergenD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. C Hanley vs K Stokke  0-1522000BergenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
14. O J Valaker vs C Hanley  ½-½392000BergenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
15. C Hanley vs K Sorensen  1-0422000BergenA13 English
16. H Holder vs C Hanley  0-1422000BergenC00 French Defense
17. C Hanley vs E Hagesaether  1-0442000BergenE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
18. D Hersvik vs C Hanley  1-0322000BergenD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
19. C Hanley vs H Borchgrevink  1-0422000BergenA10 English
20. S Williams vs C Hanley  ½-½292001BCF-chT 0001 (4NCL)A36 English
21. C Hanley vs Aronian  0-1312001Cappelle la GrandeA13 English
22. J Rowson vs C Hanley  1-03920014NCLC14 French, Classical
23. C Hanley vs C Morrison  0-14420014NCLA26 English
24. C Hanley vs T Ferkingstad  1-0292001Open NOR-ch JuniorA20 English
25. C Hanley vs T Topi-Hulmi  1-0242001Open NOR-ch JuniorD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
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Aug-06-17  BIDMONFA: Craig A Hanley

HANLEY, Craig A.

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  PhilFeeley: Doing really well at the British Championships this year. Good for him.
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  GrahamClayton: <PhilFeeley>
Doing really well at the British Championships this year. Good for him.

=1st was an excellent result considering Craig hadn't played in any tournaments for four years. He decided to take risks and play aggressively, although he was lucky in a couple of games.

The reason why Craig had such a gap between tournaments is that he is an air traffic controller for NATS, which is one of the more unusual jobs that I have come across for a chess player.

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