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Ralf Akesson
Number of games in database: 455
Years covered: 1979 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2447 (2453 rapid, 2320 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2494

Overall record: +170 -114 =151 (56.4%)*
   * 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 E80 E90
 Reti System (21) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Slav (20) 
    D12 D10 D11 D15 D19
 English, 1 c4 c5 (17) 
    A33 A35 A30 A37 A34
 Nimzo Indian (17) 
    E32 E38 E34 E39 E48
 Catalan (16) 
    E06 E04 E08 E01
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (53) 
    B42 B43 B22 B47 B40
 Caro-Kann (31) 
    B12 B17 B11 B18 B14
 Nimzo Indian (20) 
    E54 E32 E52 E55 E43
 Sicilian Kan (20) 
    B42 B43
 Queen's Pawn Game (19) 
    A46 A40 E00 A45 D02
 Grunfeld (17) 
    D85 D94 D70 D90 D91
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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 S Zeidler, 1997 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Sigeman & Co Tournament (2008)
   Midnight Sun Chess Challenge (2006)
   Rilton Cup (2007)
   Scandinavian Chess Tournament (2007)
   Rilton Cup (2009)
   32nd Rilton Cup (2002)
   XXXV Rilton Cup (2006)
   Rilton Cup 2013/14 (2013)
   5th Individual European Chess Championship (2004)
   XXII Reykjavik Open (2006)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2013)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   Hasselbacken Open (2016)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2014)
   Reykjavik Open (2015)

   🏆 Hasselbacken Open
   D Arman vs R Akesson (Nov-05-17) 0-1
   M Naslund vs R Akesson (Nov-05-17) 0-1
   Jussi Jakenberg vs R Akesson (Nov-04-17) 0-1
   R Akesson vs M Pantzar (Nov-04-17) 1/2-1/2
   R Akesson vs H Ranby (Nov-03-17) 1-0

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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 19; games 1-25 of 455  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Akesson vs M Carlson  0-1321979Biel IM OpenA03 Bird's Opening
2. D Cramling vs R Akesson  0-1381979Biel IM OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
3. R Akesson vs M Czerniak  1-0321979Biel IM OpenA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
4. R Akesson vs S Joksic  0-1361979Biel IM opA16 English
5. Kasparov vs R Akesson 1-0361980World Junior ChE12 Queen's Indian
6. B Toro Sanchez vs R Akesson  ½-½431980World Junior ChA80 Dutch
7. R Akesson vs Short 0-1241980World Junior ChA10 English
8. R Akesson vs P Toth  1-0471981Politiken CupA35 English, Symmetrical
9. Allan Jensen vs R Akesson  1-0371981Politiken CupB25 Sicilian, Closed
10. R Akesson vs J Hartung-Nielsen  1-0551981Politiken CupA04 Reti Opening
11. R Akesson vs S Farias  ½-½871981Politiken CupA25 English
12. R Akesson vs M Carlson  1-0411981Politiken CupA06 Reti Opening
13. G Kraehenbuehl vs R Akesson  1-0381981Politiken CupA86 Dutch
14. J Hvenekilde vs R Akesson  0-1561981Politiken CupA30 English, Symmetrical
15. Petursson vs R Akesson  1-0401981Politiken CupA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
16. M Sjoberg vs R Akesson  0-1571981Politiken CupA81 Dutch
17. R Akesson vs L Spassov  ½-½321981Politiken CupA04 Reti Opening
18. R Akesson vs Kupreichik  0-1401981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA21 English
19. R Akesson vs W Schmidt  ½-½181981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA05 Reti Opening
20. R Akesson vs Chekhov  0-1451981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA00 Uncommon Opening
21. Uhlmann vs R Akesson  0-1951981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA34 English, Symmetrical
22. R Akesson vs J Rodgaard 1-0251982Esbjerg-BD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
23. R Akesson vs G Andruet  ½-½161982Gausdal Young MenE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
24. Hort vs R Akesson  1-0351983West Berlin 36/652E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
25. Marjanovic vs R Akesson 1-0361984Bela 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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