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Slavoljub Marjanovic
Number of games in database: 832
Years covered: 1970 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2462 (2388 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2540

Overall record: +267 -206 =359 (53.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (168) 
    B47 B50 B25 B84 B32
 Ruy Lopez (72) 
    C77 C86 C91 C60 C67
 French Defense (45) 
    C05 C03 C07 C09 C18
 French Tarrasch (30) 
    C05 C03 C07 C09 C08
 Sicilian Scheveningen (29) 
    B84 B83 B81 B85 B82
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (29) 
    C86 C91 C92 C95 C96
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (137) 
    B47 B92 B97 B90 B44
 Sicilian Najdorf (54) 
    B97 B92 B90 B93 B91
 Tarrasch Defense (52) 
    D34 D32
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (35) 
    D27 D20 D24 D22 D25
 Sicilian Taimanov (32) 
    B47 B48 B46
 English (27) 
    A13 A14 A17 A10 A15
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Ribli vs Marjanovic, 1979 0-1
   Marjanovic vs P Popovic, 1980 1-0
   Marjanovic vs D H Campora, 1985 1-0
   S Martinovic vs Marjanovic, 1980 0-1
   Marjanovic vs V Ciocaltea, 1980 1-0
   G Kanakaris vs Marjanovic, 2012 0-1
   Kouatly vs Marjanovic, 1987 0-1
   Marjanovic vs C Baljon, 1973 1-0
   M Cebalo vs Marjanovic, 1985 0-1
   Marjanovic vs I Biriescu, 1973 1-0

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   1974 World Junior chess championship by gauer

   🏆 Serbian First League
   Marjanovic vs D Kosic (Aug-26-13) 1/2-1/2
   I Ivanisevic vs Marjanovic (Aug-25-13) 1-0
   Marjanovic vs D Solak (Aug-24-13) 1/2-1/2
   A Strikovic vs Marjanovic (Sep-21-12) 0-1
   G Kanakaris vs Marjanovic (Aug-01-12) 0-1

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(born Jan-06-1955, 63 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Serbia)

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Slavoljub Marjanovic was born in Lalinac, Yugoslavia. Awarded the IM title in 1977 and the GM title in 1978, he was Yugoslav champion in 1985. In tournaments he was 1st at Belgrade 1979, 1st at Bor 1983, 1st= at Vrnjacka Banja 1983, 2nd= at Marseille 1986, 2nd= at Clichy 1987 and 1st= at Rome 1988. He also played on the Yugoslav Olympiad team in 1984. Marjanovic is also a FIDE Senior Trainer.

 page 1 of 34; games 1-25 of 832  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Bukic vs Marjanovic  1-0321970YugoslaviaE97 King's Indian
2. Z Djukic vs Marjanovic 1-0281970YugoslaviaB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. Marjanovic vs R Borngaesser 0-1571971?C05 French, Tarrasch
4. P Velikov vs Marjanovic  1-0511971GroningenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
5. B Kernan vs Marjanovic 0-1481972GroningenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
6. Romanishin vs Marjanovic 1-042197211th European Junior ChampionshipE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
7. Sax vs Marjanovic  1-0361972NetherlandsB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
8. Miles vs Marjanovic 1-0311972GroningenB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
9. J Fraguela Gil vs Marjanovic  ½-½81973GroningenA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
10. Marjanovic vs Velimirovic  ½-½201973Vrnjacka BanjaB35 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4
11. Marjanovic vs L Leow  1-0251973Teesside (England)C05 French, Tarrasch
12. Miles vs Marjanovic 0-1321973Wch U20 fin-AB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
13. Marjanovic vs I Biriescu  1-0421973Teesside (England)C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
14. Marjanovic vs C Baljon 1-0291973EU-ch U20 fin-AB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
15. Marjanovic vs Matulovic  0-1531973Vrnjacka BanjaB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
16. Beliavsky vs Marjanovic  1-0631973WCh U20 Final AB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
17. A N Panchenko vs Marjanovic  ½-½401973URS-YUGA15 English
18. Marjanovic vs A N Panchenko 0-1311973URS-YUGC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
19. Marjanovic vs A N Panchenko  ½-½421973URS-YUGC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
20. A N Panchenko vs Marjanovic  1-0351973URS-YUGA15 English
21. V Inkiov vs Marjanovic  1-0371973EU-ch U20 qualB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. Pinter vs Marjanovic  ½-½271974EU-ch U20 qualB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
23. M Cabarkapa vs Marjanovic  ½-½231974JugoslavienE97 King's Indian
24. Marjanovic vs S Giardelli  ½-½341974Manila (Philippines)E41 Nimzo-Indian
25. Marjanovic vs R Dieks  0-1411974Manila (Philippines)B25 Sicilian, Closed
 page 1 of 34; games 1-25 of 832  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-22-05  WTHarvey: Here are some 'must win' positions from Marjanovic's games:
Mar-22-05  marekg248: You're incredibly quick, great job. On Sunday I spent some time solving Konstantinopolsky's positions. You must have some secret sources of games, I have a database with 500,000+ games that came with Fritz and the earliest games of his were from early 1940's I think. I have to check this player's positions too.
Mar-22-05  WTHarvey: I'm an early bird. :-) Slavoljub Marjanovic was born in 1955 but FIDE lists 8 Marjanovics (!?). Slavoljub is the only one with an international title. I use Chess Assistant 8.0 or Essentia, the Bookup database. is an excellent source of recent games.
Jan-06-07  BIDMONFA: Slavoljub Marjanovic


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  Appaz: The home country of Slavoljub Marjanovic is given as Yugoslavia, but Serbia is probably more correct these days (although he <may> prefer Yugoslavia himself, as a lot of ex-Yugoslavians).
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  brankat: Happy Birthday GM Marjanovic!
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  Penguincw: Happy 59th birthday to GM Slavoljub Marjanovic.
Mar-31-14  Poisonpawns:

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Marjanovic-Rogozenko 2000 Ciocaltea Mem Black to move

Rogozenko played the natural looking 34..Qh2 35.Kf1= Qh1+ 36.Kf2 Rd2+ 37.Ke3 Bf4+?? and went on to lose. Winning is 34..Rd1+ which forces white into an ending two pawns down

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