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Luka Lenic
Number of games in database: 420
Years covered: 2001 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2628 (2651 rapid, 2617 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2659
Overall record: +119 -72 =176 (56.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
      53 exhibition games, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (23) 
    E94 E60 E98 E97 E81
 Queen's Indian (19) 
    E12 E15 E14 E16
 Slav (19) 
    D12 D11 D10 D18 D19
 Grunfeld (17) 
    D85 D91 D79 D82 D93
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    A41 E10 E00 D02 A45
 Nimzo Indian (16) 
    E57 E21 E47 E56 E55
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (42) 
    C78 C96 C77 C70 C65
 Sicilian (27) 
    B45 B30 B40 B22 B31
 Caro-Kann (20) 
    B12 B10 B11 B18 B17
 Queen's Pawn Game (14) 
    A45 E00 A46 A40 A41
 Nimzo Indian (14) 
    E48 E21 E54 E32 E34
 Queen's Indian (11) 
    E12 E16 E15 E17
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Kosic vs L Lenic, 2008 1/2-1/2
   L Lenic vs W Iclicki, 2007 1-0
   Nakamura vs L Lenic, 2016 1/2-1/2
   D Mastrovasilis vs L Lenic, 2015 1/2-1/2
   Z Zvan vs L Lenic, 2001 0-1
   A Tari vs L Lenic, 2013 0-1
   L Lenic vs Y Zherebukh, 2012 1-0
   L Lenic vs Naiditsch, 2012 1/2-1/2
   L Lenic vs A Gabrielian, 2012 1-0
   L Lenic vs G Izsak, 2012 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Italian Team Championships (2012)
   Chess Olympiad (2010)
   European Team Chess Championships (2007)
   World Junior Championship (Boys) (2005)
   37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
   European Individual Championship (2008)
   Bundesliga 2013/14 (2013)
   European Club Cup (2007)
   10th European Individual Championship (2009)
   World Junior Championship (2008)
   12th European Individual Championship (2011)
   13th European Individual Championship (2012)
   European Team Championship (2011)
   Tradewise Gibraltar (2016)
   Chess Olympiad (2014)

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(born May-13-1988, 28 years old) Slovenia

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Grandmaster who won the under 14 World Youth Chess Championship in Heraklion in 2002. Slovenian champion in 2008, 2009 and 2010.

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 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 420  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. I Vukovic vs L Lenic  0-145 2001 12th OpenB40 Sicilian
2. N Fercec vs L Lenic  1-052 2001 openB40 Sicilian
3. M Golja vs L Lenic  0-131 2001 12th OpenB06 Robatsch
4. L Lenic vs D Sengupta  0-160 2001 WYB14C15 French, Winawer
5. L Lenic vs M Furlan  0-153 2001 openA07 King's Indian Attack
6. L Lenic vs M Butala  1-053 2001 12th OpenB07 Pirc
7. L Lenic vs M Meszaros  ½-½35 2001 WYB14B44 Sicilian
8. L Lenic vs T Gruskovnjak  0-140 2001 12th OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
9. A Bellaiche vs L Lenic  ½-½41 2001 WYB14B40 Sicilian
10. Z Zvan vs L Lenic  0-143 2001 openB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
11. L Lenic vs J Skoberne  ½-½21 2001 12th OpenC26 Vienna
12. V Movsisian vs L Lenic  ½-½22 2001 WYB14B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
13. J Gombac vs L Lenic  0-173 2001 SLO-ch U20B45 Sicilian, Taimanov
14. L Lenic vs E Kolesnikov  0-123 2001 EYCC B14A07 King's Indian Attack
15. P Hanko vs L Lenic  1-034 2001 openA40 Queen's Pawn Game
16. T Sakelsek vs L Lenic  1-052 2001 12th OpenB06 Robatsch
17. L Lenic vs M Bluvshtein  0-156 2001 WYB14B88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
18. A Lazar vs L Lenic  1-045 2001 SLO-ch U20B22 Sicilian, Alapin
19. L Lenic vs Karjakin 0-131 2001 EYCC B14B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
20. R Philipowski vs L Lenic  1-020 2001 openB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
21. L Lenic vs A Praznik  ½-½26 2001 12th OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
22. L Lenic vs M Lepan  1-052 2001 WYB14B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
23. V Piber vs L Lenic  0-133 2001 openB06 Robatsch
24. R Zelcic vs L Lenic  1-034 2002 7th HIT OpenB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
25. L Lenic vs McShane  0-128 2002 Bled OlympiadA07 King's Indian Attack
 page 1 of 17; games 1-25 of 420  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  TheAlchemist: Luka is a one of our biggest talents in recent years, he has been national junior champion many times and won a silver medal at the European and a bronze at the World championship (both in 2004).

He is an IM, he was born on May 13 1988, and has a current elo of 2458. He is also a very good blitz player and was once national champion (he beat many higher rated players).

Premium Chessgames Member
  TheAlchemist: Oops, I'm very ashamed I forgot to mention he was World junior champion in 2002. It was a great thing for him, especially after he had a not so good performance in the Bled Olympiad, playing for the Slovenian B team.
May-13-06  BIDMONFA: Luka Lenic


Nov-18-08  popski: Awful start on Olympiad 2008?! :/ C'mon Luka, show some fighting spirit!
Jan-22-09  Andrijadj: I drew this guy once,I think it was back in 2003,I played him in european under 18 rapid championship in Budva,Montenegro...He got me on the ropes but blundered the exchange,and that was suficcient for me to draw...I will post the game if I find it...
Premium Chessgames Member
  wordfunph: in May 2010, Slovenian GM Luka Lenic with 2592 rating. His achieved his peak of 2603 last March 2010.
Feb-11-11  I play the Fred: I don't know which lame name-related joke I should use here:

1) My name is Luka...I live on the second floor (etc)



Premium Chessgames Member
  brankat: The second one always makes sense. Or, at least, eventually it will!
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