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Ralf Akesson
R Akesson 
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Number of games in database: 719
Years covered: 1978 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2392 (2381 rapid, 2341 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2494

Overall record: +265 -180 =253 (56.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 21 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (49) 
    E92 E94 E71 E90 E80
 English (32) 
    A15 A17 A13 A16 A14
 English, 1 c4 c5 (31) 
    A33 A30 A35 A37 A34
 Reti System (27) 
    A04 A06 A05
 Nimzo Indian (26) 
    E32 E34 E38 E48 E33
 Slav (25) 
    D10 D12 D11 D18 D15
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (90) 
    B42 B43 B22 B46 B40
 Caro-Kann (43) 
    B12 B17 B18 B11 B10
 Nimzo Indian (34) 
    E54 E32 E41 E48 E20
 Sicilian Kan (29) 
    B42 B43
 Queen's Pawn Game (29) 
    A46 E00 A45 D02 A40
 Queen's Indian (26) 
    E12 E17 E15 E16 E14
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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
   R Akesson vs S Zeidler, 1997 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?]
   Classics GM (2001)
   Swedish Championship (1980)
   Heart of Finland op 16th (2006)
   Rilton Cup (2007)
   Swedish Championship (1986)
   18th Lloyds Bank Masters Open (1994)
   Swedish Championship (2009)
   12th Lloyds Bank Masters Open (1988)
   Hamburg Open (1981)
   Groningen Open (1994)
   XXXV Rilton Cup (2006)
   Lisbon Open (2001)
   European Championship (2004)
   Gibraltar Masters (2013)
   Hasselbacken Open (2016)

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

   🏆 50th Rilton Cup
   Smirin vs R Akesson (Dec-30-22) 1-0
   F Urkedal vs R Akesson (Dec-28-22) 1-0
   R Akesson vs R Hovhannisyan (Dec-18-22) 1/2-1/2, rapid
   D Orzech vs R Akesson (Dec-18-22) 0-1, rapid
   Adams vs R Akesson (Dec-18-22) 1-0, rapid

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(born Feb-08-1961, 62 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 34; games 1-25 of 848  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Akesson vs L Karlsson  0-1411978Rilton Cup 1978/79A17 English
2. L Schneider vs R Akesson  1-0211978Rilton Cup 1978/79A01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
3. R Akesson vs K Kaiszauri  1-0361978Rilton Cup 1978/79A28 English
4. R Akesson vs J A Miralles Sanchez  ½-½831978Rilton Cup 1978/79E84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line
5. R Akesson vs G Iskov  1-0201978Rilton Cup 1978/79D45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
6. R Akesson vs P Poutiainen  0-1401978VII Rilton Cup, StockholmA16 English
7. R Akesson vs M Carlson  0-1321979Biel IM OpenA03 Bird's Opening
8. D Cramling vs R Akesson  0-1381979Biel IM OpenA00 Uncommon Opening
9. R Akesson vs M Czerniak  1-0321979Biel IM OpenA42 Modern Defense, Averbakh System
10. R Akesson vs S Joksic  0-1361979Biel IM opA16 English
11. R Akesson vs A J Mestel  0-1541980Copenhagen OpenA30 English, Symmetrical
12. F Rayner vs R Akesson  0-1361980Copenhagen OpenA88 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with c6
13. J Pokojowczyk vs R Akesson  1-0491980Copenhagen OpenB44 Sicilian
14. R Akesson vs S Holm Petersen  1-0421980Copenhagen OpenA30 English, Symmetrical
15. G Iskov vs R Akesson  1-0251980Copenhagen OpenB40 Sicilian
16. R Akesson vs T Marttala  1-0411980Copenhagen OpenA05 Reti Opening
17. M B Olsen vs R Akesson  0-1511980Copenhagen OpenB40 Sicilian
18. R Akesson vs L M Kovacs  1-0231980Copenhagen OpenA10 English
19. R Akesson vs T Horvath  ½-½491980Copenhagen OpenA22 English
20. R Akesson vs N Renman  ½-½411980Swedish ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
21. M Sjoberg vs R Akesson  1-0381980Swedish ChampionshipB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
22. R Akesson vs B Svensson  1-01041980Swedish ChampionshipA14 English
23. R Akesson vs J Runnby  ½-½411980Swedish ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
24. O Kinnmark vs R Akesson  0-1481980Swedish ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
25. R Akesson vs B Hammar  1-0341980Swedish ChampionshipA38 English, Symmetrical
 page 1 of 34; games 1-25 of 848  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: 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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