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James L Hanley
Number of games in database: 48
Years covered: 1989 to 2012
Last FIDE rating: 2160 (2212 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2277
Overall record: +16 -19 =13 (46.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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Most played openings
B70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation (3 games)
B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5 (3 games)
B40 Sicilian (3 games)
C07 French, Tarrasch (2 games)
B51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack (2 games)
B48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation (2 games)
B22 Sicilian, Alapin (2 games)
B15 Caro-Kann (2 games)

   🏆 British Championship
   N P Walker vs J L Hanley (Aug-04-12) 0-1
   J L Hanley vs S Maroroa (Aug-03-12) 1/2-1/2
   J M Foster vs J L Hanley (Aug-02-12) 0-1
   J L Hanley vs R Coathup (Aug-01-12) 1/2-1/2
   W Foo vs J L Hanley (Jul-30-12) 1-0

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(born Jan-14-1990, 30 years old) United Kingdom

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 48  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J L Hanley vs Kasparov 0-1371989SimulB20 Sicilian
2. C van Oosterom vs J L Hanley  1-0372006HarmonietoernooiB22 Sicilian, Alapin
3. J L Hanley vs D Lintchevski  0-1572006European Youth ChampionshipB40 Sicilian
4. J L Hanley vs R Bellin  0-1502007British ChampionshipB69 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 11.Bxf6
5. J L Hanley vs P Bonafont  ½-½342007British ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. R Griffiths vs J L Hanley  ½-½372007British ChampionshipB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
7. A Jain vs J L Hanley  0-1672007British ChampionshipB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
8. J L Hanley vs D Eggleston  1-0182007British ChampionshipB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
9. D Ciuksyte vs J L Hanley  1-0352007British ChampionshipB75 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
10. J L Hanley vs P J Sowray  0-1472007British ChampionshipC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
11. D M Adams vs J L Hanley  0-1412007British ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
12. J L Hanley vs S Knott  0-1492007British ChampionshipC07 French, Tarrasch
13. M Walker vs J L Hanley  1-0432007British ChampionshipB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
14. J L Hanley vs M J Armstrong  1-0412007British ChampionshipB15 Caro-Kann
15. J L Hanley vs N Pert  0-1332008British ChampionshipC03 French, Tarrasch
16. J L Hanley vs B Lalic  ½-½202008British ChampionshipB30 Sicilian
17. S Williams vs J L Hanley  ½-½432008British ChampionshipE10 Queen's Pawn Game
18. R Williamson vs J L Hanley  0-1362008British ChampionshipB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
19. J L Hanley vs I Rozum  0-1672008EU-ch U18 18thB06 Robatsch
20. S Kasela vs J L Hanley  ½-½452008EU-ch U18 18thE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
21. J L Hanley vs A Wallin  1-0452008EU-ch U18 18thB08 Pirc, Classical
22. S Matsenko vs J L Hanley  ½-½432008EU-ch U18 18thB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
23. J L Hanley vs B Tereick  ½-½202008EU-ch U18 18thC07 French, Tarrasch
24. M Narmontas vs J L Hanley  1-0312008EU-ch U18 18thB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
25. J L Hanley vs A D Green  ½-½392008EU-ch U18 18thB03 Alekhine's Defense
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Nov-30-08  patzer of patzers: [Event "British Championship"]
[Site "?"]
[Date "2008.08.07"]
[Round "10.14"]
[White "Hanley, James L"]
[Black "Buckley, Graeme"]
[Result "0-1"]
[ECO "B81"]
[WhiteElo "2243"]
[BlackElo "2401"]
[PlyCount "66"]

1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 e6 3. d4 cxd4 4. Nxd4 Nf6 5. Nc3 d6 6. g4 Nc6 7. g5 Nd7 8. Be3 Be7 9. Rg1 O-O 10. Qh5 d5 11. exd5 Nxd4 12. Bxd4 e5 13. Be3 Bb4 14. Rg4 Bxc3 15. bxc3 Qa5 16. Bd2 Nc5 17. Rb4 Bf5 18. c4 Qa3 19. Qd1 f6 20. Rb5 b6 21. Bb4 Qa4 22. Bxc5 bxc5 23. c3 Qa6 24. a4 fxg5 25. Rxc5 Bd7 26. Qd2 Qb6 27. Qe3 Qb2 28. Rd1 Bxa4 29. Rd2 Qc1 30. Ke2 Rb8 31. Rc7 Rb2 32. Rxg7 Kh8 33. Rxa7 Qd1

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  GrahamClayton: Born in 1990, James is a former British U12 Champion and also competed in the European U10 Championships, representing England in 2001. He learnt the game at the age of 3 not long after his older brother Craig but has a more attacking style than his sibling. James made rapid progress during his early chess years. He is a former pupil of Lancaster Royal Grammar School.


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