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Ralf Akesson
Number of games in database: 439
Years covered: 1979 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2413 (2483 rapid, 2364 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2494

Overall record: +161 -113 =145 (55.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 20 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (30) 
    E92 E71 E94 E70 E80
 Reti System (21) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Slav (19) 
    D10 D12 D11 D15 D19
 Nimzo Indian (17) 
    E32 E34 E38 E39 E48
 English, 1 c4 c5 (16) 
    A33 A35 A30 A34 A37
 English (15) 
    A15 A17 A14 A10 A16
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (52) 
    B42 B43 B22 B47 B46
 Caro-Kann (30) 
    B12 B17 B11 B18 B14
 Nimzo Indian (20) 
    E54 E32 E23 E25 E41
 Sicilian Kan (20) 
    B42 B43
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    A46 A45 E00 A40 E10
 English, 1 c4 c5 (17) 
    A30 A33 A37 A34 A36
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Hansson vs R Akesson, 1998 0-1
   R Akesson vs A Olhovik, 2013 1-0
   R Akesson vs J Rodgaard, 1982 1-0
   R Akesson vs Ivanchuk, 1994 1/2-1/2

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

   M Ragger vs R Akesson (Feb-26-17) 0-1
   M Yilmaz vs R Akesson (Feb-22-17) 1/2-1/2
   R Akesson vs L Krysa (Feb-22-17) 1/2-1/2
   T Hillarp Persson vs R Akesson (Feb-11-17) 0-1
   R Akesson vs E Blomqvist (Feb-11-17) 1/2-1/2

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(born Feb-08-1961, 56 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 18; games 1-25 of 439  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. R Akesson vs M Carlson  0-132 1979 Biel IM OpenA03 Bird's Opening
2. D Cramling vs R Akesson  0-138 1979 Biel IM OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
3. R Akesson vs M Czerniak  1-032 1979 Biel IM OpenA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
4. R Akesson vs S Joksic  0-136 1979 Biel IM opA16 English
5. Kasparov vs R Akesson 1-036 1980 World Junior ChE12 Queen's Indian
6. B Toro Sanchez vs R Akesson  ½-½43 1980 World Junior ChA80 Dutch
7. R Akesson vs Short 0-124 1980 World Junior ChA10 English
8. G Kraehenbuehl vs R Akesson  1-038 1981 Politiken CupA86 Dutch
9. J Hvenekilde vs R Akesson  0-156 1981 Politiken CupA30 English, Symmetrical
10. Petursson vs R Akesson  1-040 1981 Politiken CupA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
11. M Sjoberg vs R Akesson  0-157 1981 Politiken CupA81 Dutch
12. R Akesson vs L Spassov  ½-½32 1981 Politiken CupA04 Reti Opening
13. R Akesson vs P Toth  1-047 1981 Politiken CupA35 English, Symmetrical
14. Allan Jensen vs R Akesson  1-037 1981 Politiken CupB25 Sicilian, Closed
15. R Akesson vs J Hartung-Nielsen  1-055 1981 Politiken CupA04 Reti Opening
16. R Akesson vs S Farias  ½-½87 1981 Politiken CupA25 English
17. R Akesson vs M Carlson  1-041 1981 Politiken CupA06 Reti Opening
18. R Akesson vs Kupreichik  0-140 1981 Rubinstein Memorial 19thA21 English
19. Uhlmann vs R Akesson  0-195 1981 Rubinstein Memorial 19thA34 English, Symmetrical
20. R Akesson vs Chekhov  0-145 1981 Rubinstein Memorial 19thA00 Uncommon Opening
21. R Akesson vs W Schmidt  ½-½18 1981 Rubinstein Memorial 19thA05 Reti Opening
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. Marjanovic vs R Akesson 1-036 1984 Bela CrkvaB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
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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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