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Ralf Akesson
Number of games in database: 419
Years covered: 1979 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2452 (2482 rapid, 2364 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2494
Overall record: +155 -111 =133 (55.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      20 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (30) 
    E92 E71 E94 E90 E80
 Reti System (21) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Nimzo Indian (16) 
    E32 E34 E38 E39 E48
 English (15) 
    A15 A17 A16 A14 A10
 English, 1 c4 c5 (15) 
    A33 A35 A30 A37 A34
 Catalan (15) 
    E06 E04 E08 E01
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (51) 
    B42 B43 B22 B46 B40
 Caro-Kann (27) 
    B12 B17 B18 B14 B11
 Sicilian Kan (20) 
    B42 B43
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    A46 A45 A40 E00 E10
 Nimzo Indian (18) 
    E54 E32 E48 E39 E46
 Queen's Indian (15) 
    E12 E15 E17 E19 E16
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Hansson vs R Akesson, 1998 0-1
   R Akesson vs J Rodgaard, 1982 1-0
   R Akesson vs A Olhovik, 2013 1-0
   T Markowski vs R Akesson, 2004 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Sigeman & Co Tournament (2008)
   Midnight Sun Chess Challenge (2006)
   Rilton Cup (2007)
   Scandinavian Chess Tournament (2007)
   32nd Rilton Cup (2002)
   XXXV Rilton Cup (2006)
   Rilton Cup (2009)
   Rilton Cup (2013)
   5th Individual European Chess Championship (2004)
   XXII Reykjavik Open (2006)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2013)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
   Reykjavik Open (2015)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2016)

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(born Feb-08-1961, 55 years old) Sweden

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Ralf Åkesson was born in Oxelösund, Sweden. He was awarded the IM title in 1981 and the GM title in 1995. He was Swedish champion in 1985 and 1999. He was the European Junior Champion 1980-81. Åkesson is also a Senior International Master in Correspondence Chess.

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 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 419  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. R Akesson vs S Joksic  0-136 1979 Biel IM opA16 English
2. R Akesson vs M Carlson  0-132 1979 Biel IM OpenA03 Bird's Opening
3. D Cramling vs R Akesson  0-138 1979 Biel IM OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
4. R Akesson vs M Czerniak  1-032 1979 Biel IM OpenA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
5. B Toro Sanchez vs R Akesson  ½-½43 1980 World Junior ChA80 Dutch
6. Kasparov vs R Akesson 1-036 1980 World Junior ChE12 Queen's Indian
7. R Akesson vs Short 0-124 1980 World Junior ChA10 English
8. A Jensen vs R Akesson  1-037 1981 Politiken CupB25 Sicilian, Closed
9. R Akesson vs M Carlson  1-041 1981 Politiken CupA06 Reti Opening
10. R Akesson vs S Farias  ½-½87 1981 Politiken CupA25 English
11. R Akesson vs W Schmidt  ½-½18 1981 Rubinstein memA05 Reti Opening
12. J Hvenekilde vs R Akesson  0-156 1981 Politiken CupA30 English, Symmetrical
13. G Kraehenbuehl vs R Akesson  1-038 1981 Politiken CupA86 Dutch
14. R Akesson vs Kupreichik  0-140 1981 Polanica ZdrojA21 English
15. M Sjoberg vs R Akesson  0-157 1981 Politiken CupA81 Dutch
16. Petursson vs R Akesson  1-040 1981 Politiken CupA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
17. R Akesson vs Chekhov  0-145 1981 Rubinstein memA00 Uncommon Opening
18. R Akesson vs P Toth  1-047 1981 Politiken CupA35 English, Symmetrical
19. R Akesson vs L Spassov  ½-½32 1981 Politiken CupA04 Reti Opening
20. R Akesson vs J Hartung-Nielsen  1-055 1981 Politiken CupA04 Reti Opening
21. Uhlmann vs R Akesson  0-195 1981 PolanicaA34 English, Symmetrical
22. R Akesson vs J Rodgaard 1-025 1982 Esbjerg-BD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. R Akesson vs G Andruet  ½-½16 1982 Gausdal Young MenE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
24. Hort vs R Akesson  1-035 1983 West Berlin 36/652E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
25. I Rogers vs R Akesson  1-060 1984 Valjevo YUGA55 Old Indian, Main line
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  Benzol: Ralf Akesson
Born 8th February 1961 in Oxelosund
European junior champion 1980-81
Swedish champion in 1985
He was awarded the IM title in 1981.
Feb-08-06  BIDMONFA: Ralf Akesson


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  acirce: Åkesson became GM in 1995.
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  Tabanus: He was 3rd today in Stockholm Elo Challenge 12-16 May 2010:

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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Ralf Akesson.
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