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Alex Beston

The kings are an apt metaphor for human beings: utterly constrained by the rules of the game, defenseless against bombardment from all sides, able only to temporarily dodge disaster by moving one step in any direction. Jennifer duBois Place the contents of the chess box in a hat, shake them up vigorously, pour them on the board from a height of two feet, and you get the style of Steinitz. …

FIDE rating: 3000
Scotland

Member since 16-Jun-2016

Active

Game completion rate: 100%



Time spent playing: 31 days, 6 hours and 48 minutes

Time on TV: 4 hours and 42 minutes

8 wins8 losses
Played 16 Blitz games 17582
1 win1 draw
Played 2 Rapid games 18765
Completed 1 correspondence game 19056 1 win
Competed in 2 tournaments
Ranked #32 (top 27%) with 6 games in King's Gambit Accepted Blitz Arena
Ranked #698 (top 52%) with 2 games in Weekly Rapid Arena

5 wins4 losses
Played 9 Rapid games 18712
1 win2 losses
Played 3 Blitz games 176012
Competed in 3 tournaments
Ranked #119 (top 16%) with 8 games in Daily Rapid Arena
Ranked #72 (top 58%) with 1 game in Hourly Blitz Arena
Ranked #89 (top 84%) with 1 game in Caro-Kann Defence Blitz Arena

Practised 10 positions on Discovered Attacks
5 wins13 losses
Played 18 Blitz games 177288
4 wins4 losses
Played 8 Rapid games 187321
Competed in 2 tournaments
Ranked #56 (top 18%) with 7 games in Hourly Rapid Arena
Ranked #227 (top 94%) with 1 game in U2000 Rapid Arena

4 wins1 draw1 loss
Played 6 Rapid games 18943
1 win
Played 1 Blitz game 186011
Completed 3 correspondence games 191615 2 wins1 loss
Competed in 1 tournament
Ranked #130 (top 17%) with 5 games in Daily Rapid Arena

4 wins1 draw3 losses
Played 8 Rapid games 189126
2 wins4 losses
Played 6 Blitz games 184917
Competed in 1 tournament
Ranked #121 (top 17%) with 8 games in Daily Rapid Arena

7 wins3 losses
Played 10 Blitz games 186642
6 wins2 losses
Played 8 Rapid games 191725
Competed in 2 tournaments
Ranked #162 (top 20%) with 5 games in Daily Rapid Arena
Ranked #89 (top 53%) with 1 game in U2000 Rapid Arena