Rating 1607

Accepting challenges from rated 1400 to 1900
Daily ChessLast move 9 hours and 25 minutes ago

About salerno1

I play fairly consistent, some mistakes, some strokes of genius. But this is all for fun. I tend to play slow, but within time bank as I am very busy as a business owner and father. Don't hate on the snail.

Recently, I have been exploring the Sicilian Defense and the Dutch defense as Black. Make me happy and play E4 or E5 as white. They are far and away the 2 most common game openers anyway, so I know you will at some point.

Inside tip for you to beat me: If you catch me moving my Queen around a bit, but I don't take any of your material, it means I have no idea what to do.

With a busy schedule, I often will go the full 3 days before making a move. After so much time, I do not remember the last few moves of the game. This is why I like the analyze board function --- To help me remember my strategy, or I lose the "Thread" of the game. Unless my move is obvious, I try to spend a consistent 2-3 minutes of thinking, and then submit move.

Bad Chess Joke: When a pawn is upgraded, any piece can be chosen, but the Queen is selected 99.99% of the time. Thats gotta make the other pieces feel like shit.

Rating Trend (last 50 games)

Rated Won / Drawn / Lost

All Rated

594 games

As White

298 games

As Black

296 games

Daily ChessStats

Games Played604
In Progress13
All Moves20549
Moves This Month101
Tourn. Entry Rating1661
Vacation rem' 202336 days

Live ChessStats

Games Played1

Rated Color


594 games


359 games


206 games


29 games

Rated Timeouts


14 games


2 games


90 days1 Year5 Years
Highest Rating165717151808
Average Rating161416621682
Lowest Rating158315831583
Opponent Average Rating161315751622
Games Rated1141236
  • Moves This Month is the number of moves made since the 1st of the month.
  • Highest Rating excludes provisional (first 20) games.
  • Tournament Entry Rating is calculated by the formula (CurrentRating + HighestRating) / 2. The entry rating will never drop to more than 100 points below your Highest Rating.
  • Rated stats are updated within 24 hours of the last completed rated game.
  • Last refreshed on 13 Jan '23 .

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