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Mikko Alava
Number of games in database: 38
Years covered: 1990 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2200
Highest rating achieved in database: 2218
Overall record: +13 -14 =11 (48.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation (3 games)
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E71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3) (2 games)
B33 Sicilian (2 games)

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   M Alava vs Ciaran Ruane (Oct-10-17) 1-0
   A Goganov vs M Alava (Oct-08-17) 1-0

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(born Jun-17-1964, 58 years old) Finland

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 38  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. K Sorri vs M Alava  ½-½611990Finnish Chess Federation TournamentC56 Two Knights
2. M Manninen vs M Alava  1-0341990Finnish Chess Federation TournamentE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
3. M Alava vs A Hentunen  0-1321990Finnish Chess Federation TournamentC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
4. K Pulkkinen vs M Alava  0-1381990Finnish Chess Federation TournamentC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
5. M Alava vs M Ebeling  0-1321990Finnish Chess Federation TournamentB33 Sicilian
6. M Kivisto vs M Alava  1-0321990Finnish Chess Federation TournamentC24 Bishop's Opening
7. M Alava vs J Norri  0-1411990Finnish Chess Federation TournamentB06 Robatsch
8. E Hakulinen vs M Alava  ½-½851990Finnish Chess Federation TournamentA15 English
9. M Alava vs J Lindstedt  ½-½121990Finnish Chess Federation TournamentC77 Ruy Lopez
10. M Alava vs V Fedorov  0-1331992Heart of Finland OpenC26 Vienna
11. M Alava vs J Riipinen  ½-½311992Heart of Finland OpenB70 Sicilian, Dragon Variation
12. T Sihvonen vs M Alava  0-1381992Heart of Finland OpenC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
13. M Alava vs N Koskela  ½-½31992Heart of Finland OpenC60 Ruy Lopez
14. J Lehti vs M Alava  0-1351992Heart of Finland OpenC59 Two Knights
15. P Houtsonen vs M Alava  0-1331992Heart of Finland OpenC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
16. D King vs M Alava  ½-½26199216th Lloyds Bank Masters OpenE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
17. J Lehti vs M Alava  0-1561993Heart of Finland OpenC44 King's Pawn Game
18. J Yrjola vs M Alava  ½-½511993Heart of Finland OpenE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
19. M Alava vs S Tiitta  1-0481993Heart of Finland OpenB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
20. M Kosonen vs M Alava  0-1201993Heart of Finland OpenC59 Two Knights
21. M Alava vs K Heinola  ½-½371993Heart of Finland OpenB06 Robatsch
22. M Alava vs T Tahkavuori  1-0311993Heart of Finland OpenB33 Sicilian
23. A Pihlajasalo vs M Alava  1-0491993Heart of Finland OpenA16 English
24. M Alava vs M Manninen  0-1321993Heart of Finland OpenB65 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...Be7 Defense, 9...Nxd4
25. M Alava vs M Kivisto ½-½421994FIN-chTC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
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