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Ralf Akesson
R Akesson 
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Number of games in database: 550
Years covered: 1978 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2392 (2381 rapid, 2341 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2494

Overall record: +202 -137 =191 (56.1%)*
   * 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 (36) 
    E92 E71 E94 E80 E70
 English (24) 
    A15 A17 A16 A14 A10
 Nimzo Indian (24) 
    E32 E34 E38 E39 E48
 Slav (22) 
    D10 D12 D11 D15 D18
 English, 1 c4 c5 (20) 
    A33 A30 A35 A34 A37
 Reti System (20) 
    A04 A06 A05
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (65) 
    B42 B43 B22 B47 B40
 Caro-Kann (36) 
    B12 B17 B18 B11 B13
 Nimzo Indian (26) 
    E54 E32 E41 E48 E46
 Queen's Pawn Game (25) 
    A46 E00 A45 A40 D02
 Sicilian Kan (23) 
    B42 B43
 English, 1 c4 c5 (21) 
    A30 A37 A33 A34 A36
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Hansson vs R Akesson, 1998 0-1
   D Cramling vs R Akesson, 1979 0-1
   R Akesson vs J Rodgaard, 1982 1-0
   R Akesson vs A Olhovik, 2013 1-0
   T Markowski vs R Akesson, 2004 0-1
   Stellwagen vs R Akesson, 2008 0-1
   R Akesson vs J M Carrasco Martinez, 2001 1-0
   Portisch vs R Akesson, 2008 0-1

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: [what is this?]
   FIDE World Championship Knockout Tournament (1999)

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Heart of Finland op 16th (2006)
   Sigeman & Co (2008)
   Rilton Cup (2007)
   Swedish Championship (2009)
   Scandinavian Chess Tournament (2007)
   XXXV Rilton Cup (2006)
   Rilton Cup (2009)
   Rilton Cup 2013/14 (2013)
   European Championship (2004)
   Lisbon op (2001)
   European Championship (2007)
   23rd Czech Open A (2012)
   Gibraltar Masters (2013)
   Gibraltar Masters (2014)
   Hasselbacken Open (2016)

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

   🏆 Vienna Open
   I Janik vs R Akesson (Aug-18-19) 0-1
   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

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(born Feb-08-1961, 60 years old) Sweden

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Ralf Akesson was born in Oxelosund, 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. Akesson is also a Senior International Master in Correspondence Chess.

Wikipedia article: Ralf Åkesson

Last updated: 2021-12-19 17:38:30

 page 1 of 26; games 1-25 of 627  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Akesson vs P Poutiainen  0-1401978VII Rilton Cup, StockholmA16 English
2. R Akesson vs M Carlson  0-1321979Biel IM OpenA03 Bird's Opening
3. D Cramling vs R Akesson  0-1381979Biel IM OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
4. R Akesson vs M Czerniak  1-0321979Biel IM OpenA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
5. R Akesson vs S Joksic  0-1361979Biel IM opA16 English
6. R Akesson vs T Ernst  1-0551980SWE-chA06 Reti Opening
7. Kasparov vs R Akesson 1-0361980Wch U20E12 Queen's Indian
8. B Toro Sanchez vs R Akesson  ½-½431980Wch U20A80 Dutch
9. R Akesson vs Short 0-1241980Wch U20A10 English
10. K Bischoff vs R Akesson  0-1411981Hamburg opA07 King's Indian Attack
11. P Cramling vs R Akesson  1-0371981BergsjoB44 Sicilian
12. I Farago vs R Akesson  0-1351981Rubinstein memE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
13. G Kraehenbuehl vs R Akesson  1-0381981Politiken CupA86 Dutch
14. R Akesson vs S Farias  ½-½871981Politiken CupA25 English
15. A Jensen vs R Akesson  1-0371981Politiken CupA07 King's Indian Attack
16. R Akesson vs P Toth  1-0471981Politiken CupA35 English, Symmetrical
17. M Sjoberg vs R Akesson  0-1571981Politiken CupA81 Dutch
18. R Akesson vs L Spassov  ½-½321981Politiken CupA04 Reti Opening
19. J Hvenekilde vs R Akesson  0-1561981Politiken CupA30 English, Symmetrical
20. Petursson vs R Akesson  1-0401981Politiken CupA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
21. R Akesson vs M Carlson  1-0411981Politiken CupA06 Reti Opening
22. R Akesson vs J Hartung-Nielsen  1-0551981Politiken CupA46 Queen's Pawn Game
23. Uhlmann vs R Akesson 0-1951981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA34 English, Symmetrical
24. R Akesson vs Kupreichik  0-1401981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA21 English
25. R Akesson vs W Schmidt  ½-½181981Rubinstein Memorial 19thA05 Reti Opening
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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: Ã…kesson became GM in 1995.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: He was 3rd today in Stockholm Elo Challenge 12-16 May 2010:

Feb-08-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Ralf Akesson.

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