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Richard Almond
Number of games in database: 156
Years covered: 1999 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2123
Highest rating achieved in database: 2174
Overall record: +42 -65 =49 (42.6%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B01 Scandinavian (31 games)
E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical (10 games)
D35 Queen's Gambit Declined (8 games)
E99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov (8 games)
E94 King's Indian, Orthodox (7 games)
D00 Queen's Pawn Game (6 games)
D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense (5 games)
A07 King's Indian Attack (4 games)
A57 Benko Gambit (4 games)
E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5 (4 games)

   D Flynn vs R Almond (Jan-01-13) 0-1
   R Almond vs M Waddington (Dec-29-12) 1-0
   S Knott vs R Almond (May-07-12) 1-0
   R Almond vs J L Weller (May-06-12) 1/2-1/2
   R Almond vs A Suarez Real (Feb-12-12) 0-1

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(born Jan-04-1967, died Mar-23-2013, 46 years old) United Kingdom

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Chess player from Hastings, England.

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 156  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Hebden vs R Almond  1-073 1999 Hastings WeekenderD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
2. R Almond vs D Twitchell  1-037 2001 27th OpenD36 Queen's Gambit Declined, Exchange, Positional line, 6.Qc2
3. Arkell vs R Almond  1-051 2001 27th OpenD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
4. R Almond vs T Spanton 1-033 2001 27th OpenD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
5. R Almond vs R Payne  ½-½41 2001 27th OpenA57 Benko Gambit
6. J J Janse vs R Almond  ½-½53 2001 27th OpenD00 Queen's Pawn Game
7. C Deva vs R Almond  ½-½22 2001 27th OpenD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
8. R Almond vs J Buchanan  1-048 2001 27th OpenA61 Benoni
9. R Almond vs T Gelashvili  0-174 2002 Guernsey op 28thA87 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation
10. L D'Costa vs R Almond  1-038 2003 Hastings Challengers 0304D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. C Harpur vs R Almond  0-175 2005 E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressA21 English
12. G Reilly vs R Almond  0-136 2005 E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
13. R Almond vs D Brandenburg  0-152 2005 E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
14. P McCarthy vs R Almond  0-128 2005 E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressB01 Scandinavian
15. R Almond vs D Howell  0-138 2005 E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressE37 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
16. R Almond vs C Rossi 0-132 2005 E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressA50 Queen's Pawn Game
17. R Almond vs A A Lopez  1-047 2005 E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
18. R Almond vs R Paramos  0-129 2005 E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressE99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
19. O Benson vs R Almond  0-150 2005 E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
20. R Almond vs R Eames  0-169 2005 Hastings Chess CongressE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
21. R Almond vs J Houska  0-145 2005 Hastings Chess CongressD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
22. G Kjartansson vs R Almond  1-052 2006 Hastings Chess CongressB01 Scandinavian
23. R Almond vs B Cafferty  ½-½21 2006 Hastings Chess CongressE38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
24. R Almond vs Dgebuadze  0-162 2006 7th European Individual ChampionshipE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
25. B Kovacevic vs R Almond  0-132 2006 7th European Individual ChampionshipD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
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Jan-04-07  BIDMONFA: Richard Almond

ALMOND, Richard

Apr-02-13  GBKnight: Very sadly, Richard passed away, at the very young age of 46, on March 23rd 2013. RIP
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