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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)
D02 Queen's Pawn Game (5 games)
D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense (5 games)
E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5 (4 games)
A07 King's Indian Attack (4 games)
A57 Benko Gambit (4 games)

   🏆 Hastings 2012/13
   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 YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Hebden vs R Almond  1-0731999Hastings WeekenderD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
2. R Almond vs D Twitchell  1-037200127th OpenD36 Queen's Gambit Declined, Exchange, Positional line, 6.Qc2
3. Arkell vs R Almond  1-051200127th OpenD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
4. R Almond vs T Spanton 1-033200127th OpenD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
5. R Almond vs R Payne  ½-½41200127th OpenA57 Benko Gambit
6. J J Janse vs R Almond  ½-½53200127th OpenD00 Queen's Pawn Game
7. C Deva vs R Almond  ½-½22200127th OpenD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
8. R Almond vs J Buchanan  1-048200127th OpenA61 Benoni
9. R Almond vs T Gelashvili  0-1742002Guernsey op 28thA87 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation
10. L D'Costa vs R Almond  1-0382003Hastings Challengers 0304D35 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. R Almond vs A A Lopez  1-0472005E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressD92 Grunfeld, 5.Bf4
12. C Harpur vs R Almond  0-1752005E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressA21 English
13. G Reilly vs R Almond  0-1362005E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
14. R Almond vs D Brandenburg  0-1522005E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
15. P McCarthy vs R Almond  0-1282005E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressB01 Scandinavian
16. R Almond vs D Howell  0-1382005E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressE37 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
17. R Almond vs C Rossi 0-1322005E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressA50 Queen's Pawn Game
18. R Almond vs R Paramos  0-1292005E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressE99 King's Indian, Orthodox, Taimanov
19. O Benson vs R Almond  0-1502005E.U. Championship and Cork Chess CongressD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
20. R Almond vs R Eames  0-1692005Hastings 2005/06E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
21. R Almond vs J Houska  0-1452005Hastings 2005/06D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. G Kjartansson vs R Almond  1-0522006Hastings 2005/06B01 Scandinavian
23. R Almond vs B Cafferty  ½-½212006Hastings 2005/06E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
24. R Almond vs Dgebuadze  0-16220067th European Individual ChampionshipE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
25. B Kovacevic vs R Almond 0-13220067th 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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