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Ralf Akesson
Number of games in database: 498
Years covered: 1979 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2397 (2417 rapid, 2291 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2494

Overall record: +180 -125 =173 (55.8%)*
   * 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 (32) 
    E92 E71 E94 E80 E70
 Nimzo Indian (21) 
    E32 E34 E38 E48 E39
 Reti System (20) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Slav (20) 
    D12 D10 D11 D15 D18
 English, 1 c4 c5 (19) 
    A33 A30 A35 A34 A37
 English (19) 
    A15 A17 A16 A10 A14
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (58) 
    B42 B43 B22 B40 B47
 Caro-Kann (34) 
    B12 B17 B18 B11 B14
 Nimzo Indian (23) 
    E54 E32 E25 E39 E41
 Sicilian Kan (22) 
    B42 B43
 Queen's Pawn Game (21) 
    A46 A45 A40 E00 D02
 Grunfeld (19) 
    D85 D86 D91 D94 D70
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Hansson vs R Akesson, 1998 0-1
   Stellwagen vs R Akesson, 2008 0-1
   R Akesson vs A Olhovik, 2013 1-0
   R Akesson vs J M Carrasco Martinez, 2001 1-0
   R Akesson vs J Rodgaard, 1982 1-0
   R Akesson vs S Zeidler, 1997 1-0
   T Markowski vs R Akesson, 2004 0-1

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

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   25th Correspondence World Championship Final by crawfb5

   🏆 Najdorf Memorial Open A
   M Chomczyk vs R Akesson (Jul-14-19) 1/2-1/2
   R Akesson vs Tomasz Zebracki (Jul-13-19) 1-0
   D Sliwicki vs R Akesson (Jul-12-19) 1/2-1/2
   R Akesson vs M Czopor (Jul-11-19) 1/2-1/2
   Sahajasri Cholleti vs R Akesson (Jul-10-19) 0-1

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(born Feb-08-1961, 58 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.

Wikipedia article: Ralf Åkesson

Last updated: 2018-06-14 07:08:56

 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 498  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D Cramling vs R Akesson  0-1381979Biel IM OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
2. R Akesson vs M Carlson  0-1321979Biel IM OpenA03 Bird's 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 1-0361980Wch U20E12 Queen's Indian
6. B Toro Sanchez vs R Akesson  ½-½431980Wch U20A80 Dutch
7. R Akesson vs Short 0-1241980Wch U20A10 English
8. G Kraehenbuehl vs R Akesson  1-0381981Politiken CupA86 Dutch
9. R Akesson vs S Farias  ½-½871981Politiken CupA25 English
10. Allan Jensen vs R Akesson  1-0371981Politiken CupA07 King's Indian Attack
11. R Akesson vs P Toth  1-0471981Politiken CupA35 English, Symmetrical
12. M Sjoberg vs R Akesson  0-1571981Politiken CupA81 Dutch
13. R Akesson vs L Spassov  ½-½321981Politiken CupA04 Reti Opening
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. R Akesson vs M Carlson  1-0411981Politiken CupA06 Reti Opening
17. R Akesson vs J Hartung-Nielsen  1-0551981Politiken CupA46 Queen's Pawn Game
18. R Akesson vs Chekhov  0-1451981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA00 Uncommon Opening
19. Uhlmann vs R Akesson  0-1951981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA34 English, Symmetrical
20. R Akesson vs Kupreichik  0-1401981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA21 English
21. R Akesson vs W Schmidt  ½-½181981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA05 Reti Opening
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 Crkva OpenB46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
 page 1 of 20; games 1-25 of 498  PGN Download
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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


Aug-12-07  acirce: Åkesson became GM in 1995.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: He was 3rd today in Stockholm Elo Challenge 12-16 May 2010:

Premium Chessgames Member
  TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Ralf Akesson.
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