Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

There are 5 clues unsolved right now on the Holiday Contest Clues Page!   [Official Contest Rules]

Hrvoje Messing
Number of games in database: 163
Years covered: 1966 to 2007
Last FIDE rating: 2310
Highest rating achieved in database: 2359

Overall record: +52 -45 =66 (52.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (35) 
    B92 B45 B80 B81 B62
 French Defense (13) 
    C14 C19 C10 C07 C15
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B92 B94 B93 B90
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B11 B10 B13 B14
 Sicilian Scheveningen (6) 
    B80 B81 B85
 Scotch Game (6) 
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (25) 
    C64 C93 C92 C99 C97
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (9) 
    C92 C93 C99 C97 C86
 Sicilian (8) 
    B87 B93 B42 B33 B76
 French Defense (6) 
    C01 C18 C11 C07 C05
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A20 A29 A26 A21
 Queen's Pawn Game (4) 
    A46 D02 A45
Repertoire Explorer

NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Padevsky vs H Messing, 1973 0-1
   S Ivankovic vs H Messing, 2007 0-1
   H Messing vs P Dely, 1968 1-0
   L Espig vs H Messing, 1972 0-1

Search Sacrifice Explorer for Hrvoje Messing
Search Google for Hrvoje Messing

(born Jul-26-1940, died Jan-10-2012, 71 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Croatia)

[what is this?]
He was an IM.

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 163  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. T Rakic vs H Messing 0-1331966YUGC57 Two Knights
2. H Messing vs M Yoffie 1-0251968BelgradeB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
3. Bukic vs H Messing  ½-½131968BelgradeD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
4. H Messing vs Minic  ½-½231968BelgradeB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
5. H Messing vs D Andric  1-0101968BeogradC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
6. H Messing vs Gipslis  0-1311968BelgradeB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
7. H Messing vs P Dely  1-0141968BelgradeB10 Caro-Kann
8. Velimirovic vs H Messing  0-1281968BelgradeC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
9. S Martinovic vs H Messing  0-1331968BelgradeC78 Ruy Lopez
10. Ujtelky vs H Messing  0-1471968BelgradeA20 English
11. Kurajica vs H Messing  ½-½241968BelgradeC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
12. T Rakic vs H Messing  0-1361968BelgradeA47 Queen's Indian
13. Janosevic vs H Messing  1-0371968BelgradeE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
14. H Messing vs D Gliksman  1-0351968YUG-ch 23rdC45 Scotch Game
15. A Bradvarevic vs H Messing  ½-½211968YUG-ch 23rdC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
16. H Messing vs A Planinc 1-0691968YUG-ch 23rdC45 Scotch Game
17. Parma vs H Messing  1-0391968YUG-ch 23rdC05 French, Tarrasch
18. H Messing vs M Vukic  1-0481968YUG-ch 23rdB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
19. B Ivanovic vs H Messing 1-0281968YUG-ch 23rdB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
20. Janosevic vs H Messing  0-1471968YUG-ch 23rdC78 Ruy Lopez
21. H Messing vs P Ostojic  ½-½141968YUG-ch 23rdE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
22. H Messing vs J Stupica  ½-½161968YUG-ch 23rdB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
23. Matulovic vs H Messing ½-½461968YUG-ch 23rdC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
24. H Messing vs Bukic  ½-½201968YUG-ch 23rdB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
25. H Messing vs G Forintos 0-1201968HUN-YUGC45 Scotch Game
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 163  PGN Download
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Messing wins | Messing loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-11-07  xeroxmachine: You dont know Hrvoje Messing with...
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Quit Messing around! :D
Jan-24-09  WhiteRook48: Messing Messed up in some games
Jul-25-09  Xeroxx: What a mess.
Jun-28-14  Volcanus:
Jun-28-14  waustad: Thank you <Volcanus>. It appears his bio needs to be updated. If I'm guessing correctly while trying to understand a language I don't speak, the date of his demise was "10. siječnja 2012", though I don't know what month that is.
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: Messing about can be fun in the right circumstances.
NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, totally anonymous, and 100% free--plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, or profane language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, or duplicating posts.
  3. No personal attacks against other members.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No posting personal information of members.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform an administrator.

NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific player and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, you might try the Kibitzer's Café.
Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of, its employees, or sponsors.
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!

home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us
Copyright 2001-2018, Chessgames Services LLC