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Richard A Bates
  
Number of games in database: 299
Years covered: 1993 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2360 (2395 rapid, 2332 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2397

Overall record: +108 -78 =108 (55.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 5 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (30) 
    A40 E10 D02 A46 A41
 King's Indian (23) 
    E62 E63 E67 E71 E70
 Catalan (18) 
    E06 E04
 Slav (17) 
    D11 D12 D15
 Grunfeld (11) 
    D78 D76 D75 D79
 Queen's Gambit Declined (9) 
    D30
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (72) 
    B90 B22 B51 B52 B50
 King's Indian (33) 
    E94 E60 E67 E61 E92
 Sicilian Najdorf (30) 
    B90 B91 B98 B96 B92
 English (9) 
    A10 A14 A17 A15
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E20 E33 E21 E23 E47
 Bogo Indian (6) 
    E11
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Bates vs J Emms, 1999 1-0
   R Bates vs G MacElligott, 2016 1-0
   D Gluckman vs R Bates, 2016 0-1
   Pavel Asenov vs R Bates, 2017 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bunratty Masters (2016)
   Hastings 2008/09 (2009)
   British Championship (2011)
   Bunratty Masters (2014)
   British Championship (2010)
   Hastings 2009/10 (2009)
   London Chess Classic Open (2012)
   Hastings 2015/16 (2015)
   Hastings 2017/18 (2017)
   London Chess Classic Open (2019)
   London Chess Classic Open (2013)
   Hastings 2007/08 (2008)
   London Chess Classic Open (2015)
   British Championship (2013)
   London Chess Classic Open (2016)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 Hastings 2019/20
   D Howell vs R Bates (Jan-05-20) 1-0
   R Bates vs D Gormally (Jan-04-20) 1/2-1/2
   Korneev vs R Bates (Jan-03-20) 1/2-1/2
   Stany vs R Bates (Jan-02-20) 1/2-1/2
   R Bates vs Swayams (Jan-01-20) 1/2-1/2

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RICHARD A BATES
(born Jan-27-1979, 42 years old) United Kingdom

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International Master

 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 299  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. V Malakhov vs R Bates  ½-½481993Wch U14B54 Sicilian
2. R Bates vs S Williams 0-1391993BCF-chA99 Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky Variation with b3
3. Naumkin vs R Bates 1-032199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
4. Bronstein vs R Bates ½-½401994Hastings ChallengersB20 Sicilian
5. R Bates vs A A Webster  1-0221994BNCLA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
6. J Cooper vs R Bates  0-1291994BNCLE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
7. R Bates vs Adams  0-1361995Hastings MastersA46 Queen's Pawn Game
8. R Bates vs S Williams  1-0231995BCF-ch 82ndA84 Dutch
9. R Bates vs Hebden  1-0481995BCF-chE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
10. Hebden vs R Bates  1-0501995Hastings MastersB50 Sicilian
11. R Bates vs G Welling  ½-½511995RichmondD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
12. R Bates vs S Williams  0-1331995Richmond Chess In 2ndA00 Uncommon Opening
13. Sadvakasov vs R Bates  ½-½721995Wch U16B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
14. R Bates vs S Williams  ½-½291996Smith & Williamson YM 6thA40 Queen's Pawn Game
15. R Bates vs Miles  0-1441996BCF-chT 1995/96 (4NCL)A40 Queen's Pawn Game
16. R Bates vs Adams  0-1441997SuttonA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
17. T Gavriel vs R Bates  0-1551997London2E81 King's Indian, Samisch
18. D Kopec vs R Bates  ½-½191997London2B50 Sicilian
19. R Bates vs S Williams  0-1281997BCF-ch 84thA40 Queen's Pawn Game
20. S Williams vs R Bates 1-0641998NewportA10 English
21. R Bates vs S Williams  ½-½211998Smith & Williamson YM 8thB52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
22. R Bates vs J Emms  1-0341999BCF-chT 9900 (4NCL)A70 Benoni, Classical with 7.Nf3
23. R Bates vs B Lalic 0-1311999Israeli LeagueD02 Queen's Pawn Game
24. R Bates vs Baburin  0-13519994 Nations Chess LeagueD78 Neo-Grunfeld, 6.O-O c6
25. S Williams vs R Bates  0-1382000Smith & Williamson YM 10thA02 Bird's Opening
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-18-13  epistle: Gentlemen, I'd like you to meet International Master Bates.
Jun-05-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  Domdaniel: Taking the 'pistle, are we?

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