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Richard A Bates
  
Number of games in database: 323
Years covered: 1993 to 2020
Last FIDE rating: 2360 (2395 rapid, 2332 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2397

Overall record: +115 -84 =119 (54.9%)*
   * 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 (33) 
    A40 E10 D02 A46 A41
 King's Indian (24) 
    E62 E63 E71 E67 E64
 Slav (18) 
    D11 D12 D15
 Catalan (18) 
    E04 E06
 Grunfeld (11) 
    D78 D76 D75 D79
 Dutch Defense (9) 
    A96 A81 A99 A84
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (75) 
    B90 B22 B51 B52 B50
 King's Indian (37) 
    E94 E60 E67 E92 E90
 Sicilian Najdorf (33) 
    B90 B91 B92 B96 B95
 English (9) 
    A14 A10 A17 A15
 Nimzo Indian (7) 
    E20 E33 E47 E23 E21
 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)
   BCF-ch (1995)
   Hastings 2008/09 (2009)
   British Championship (2011)
   British Championship (2010)
   London Chess Classic Open (2012)
   Hastings 2009/10 (2009)
   Hastings 2015/16 (2015)
   British Championship (2013)
   Hastings 2017/18 (2017)
   London Chess Classic Open (2019)
   Hastings 2007/08 (2008)
   London Chess Classic Open (2015)
   London Chess Classic Open (2013)
   London Chess Classic Open (2016)

RECENT GAMES:
   🏆 27th Bunratty Masters
   R Bates vs E Paehtz (Feb-22-20) 0-1
   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

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RICHARD A BATES
(born Jan-27-1979, 43 years old) United Kingdom

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International Master

 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 376  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Stevic vs R Bates  1-0561991Wch U12B50 Sicilian
2. F Peralta vs R Bates  0-1471992Wch U14E87 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox
3. R Bates vs A Galkin  0-1581993Wch U14E71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
4. V Malakhov vs R Bates  ½-½481993Wch U14B54 Sicilian
5. R Bates vs Arkell  0-1481993British ChampionshipE15 Queen's Indian
6. R Bates vs S Williams 0-1391993British ChampionshipA99 Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky Variation with b3
7. R Bates vs B Martin  0-1401993British ChampionshipE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
8. R Bates vs A Spice  1-0411993British ChampionshipA99 Dutch, Ilyin-Genevsky Variation with b3
9. V Koshy vs R Bates  1-0291993British ChampionshipA00 Uncommon Opening
10. J J Hastings vs R Bates  0-1471993British ChampionshipB20 Sicilian
11. R Bates vs J Rowson  1-0421993British ChampionshipE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
12. R Bates vs K Murugan  ½-½611993British ChampionshipD38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation
13. P Marusenko vs R Bates  1-037199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenD02 Queen's Pawn Game
14. R Bates vs P Fenn  1-039199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE16 Queen's Indian
15. R Harman vs R Bates  0-133199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB23 Sicilian, Closed
16. R Bates vs B Asanov  1-041199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
17. Naumkin vs R Bates 1-032199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
18. R Bates vs A Mortazavi  ½-½27199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
19. J S Gokhale vs R Bates  1-053199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
20. R Bates vs R Sayers  1-048199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
21. A Gual Pascual vs R Bates  0-130199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE70 King's Indian
22. R Bates vs M O'Cinneide  1-074199317th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
23. R Bates vs A A Webster  1-0221994BNCLA41 Queen's Pawn Game (with ...d6)
24. J Cooper vs R Bates  0-1291994BNCLE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
25. Bronstein vs R Bates ½-½401994Hastings ChallengersB20 Sicilian
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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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