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Dejan Pikula
Number of games in database: 229
Years covered: 1991 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2465 (2468 rapid, 2443 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2576

Overall record: +85 -44 =100 (59.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (46) 
    B90 B48 B30 B32 B31
 French Defense (14) 
    C11 C13 C00 C10 C05
 King's Indian Attack (10) 
 French (10) 
    C11 C00 C13 C12 C10
 Sicilian Taimanov (9) 
    B48 B45
 Giuoco Piano (8) 
    C53 C50
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (41) 
    B43 B42 B40 B41 B27
 Sicilian Kan (27) 
    B42 B43 B41
 Slav (10) 
    D17 D11 D10 D18 D13
 Queen's Indian (10) 
    E15 E12 E16 E14
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    A46 A45 A41 D02 A40
 Nimzo Indian (8) 
    E20 E21 E30 E32 E47
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   D Pikula vs A C Doudin, 2001 1-0
   D Pikula vs B Kalezic, 2001 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Zürich Meister (2004)
   17th European Team Championship (2009)
   10th European Individual Championship (2009)

   🏆 3rd Sat Djenovici Nov GM
   D Pikula vs S Golubov (Nov-25-17) 1/2-1/2
   N Kumar vs D Pikula (Nov-24-17) 0-1
   D Pikula vs I Can (Nov-23-17) 1-0
   Gabriel Bick vs D Pikula (Nov-22-17) 1-0
   D Pikula vs M Pavlovic (Nov-21-17) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jul-31-1969, 49 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Serbia)

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Grandmaster (2002) and FIDE Trainer (2017). ICC: Kipi

Champion (shared) of Yugoslavia in 2001. Placed 3rd in 2002. Played for Yugoslavia in the 2002 olympiad. Serbian vice champion 2006 (he lost the playoff to GM Branko Damljanovic). Champion of Central Serbia 2007. Played for Serbia II in the European Team Ch 2009.

Last updated: 2018-07-31 08:39:38

 page 1 of 10; games 1-25 of 229  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. D Pikula vs T Matkovic  ½-½761991Ch YugoslaviaC55 Two Knights Defense
2. A Kovacevic vs D Pikula  0-1441993YUG-Cup 36thB47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation
3. D Pikula vs Matulovic  1-0391994YUG-ch sfB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
4. D Pikula vs V Vujosevic  ½-½281995YUG-chTC53 Giuoco Piano
5. D Pikula vs G A Timoshenko  0-1541995Tivat opB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
6. M Aleksic vs D Pikula  ½-½321995YUG-ch sfB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
7. B Ivanovic vs D Pikula  ½-½201996YUG-chB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
8. D Pikula vs B Filipovic  1-0591996YUG-chB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
9. Velimirovic vs D Pikula 1-0431996YUG-ch PodgoricaB41 Sicilian, Kan
10. Gligoric vs D Pikula  0-1351996Ch YugoslaviaE97 King's Indian
11. D Pikula vs Smagin  1-0371996Biel MTO opC55 Two Knights Defense
12. B Knezevic vs D Pikula  1-0471997YUG-ch 1/2-1/2 finB42 Sicilian, Kan
13. D Pikula vs Velimirovic  ½-½341997YUG-ch52B32 Sicilian
14. R Brajovic vs D Pikula  0-1361997YUG-ch 1/2-1/2 finB42 Sicilian, Kan
15. A Kovacevic vs D Pikula  1-0411997YUG-ch52B46 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
16. Gligoric vs D Pikula  ½-½311997YUG-ch52E47 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3
17. Matulovic vs D Pikula  1-0481998YUG-chTB42 Sicilian, Kan
18. Miroslav Markovic vs D Pikula  ½-½461998YUG CupB51 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
19. Matulovic vs D Pikula ½-½281999YUG-chTB42 Sicilian, Kan
20. A Kovacevic vs D Pikula  ½-½171999YUG CupB27 Sicilian
21. S Marinkovic vs D Pikula  ½-½111999YUG-chTB42 Sicilian, Kan
22. D Pikula vs B Ivanovic  ½-½251999YUG CupC53 Giuoco Piano
23. M V Golubev vs D Pikula ½-½141999Swiss Open Ch (Graechen)B27 Sicilian
24. D Pikula vs Velimirovic  1-0282000Novak Nikolic mem 2ndB78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, 10.castle long
25. A Kovacevic vs D Pikula  1-0422000Novak Nikolic mem 2ndB41 Sicilian, Kan
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-07-05  Eastfrisian: This player must be Dejan Pikula from Serbia and Montenegro. He is born on 31.07.1969.
Jul-31-06  BIDMONFA: Dejan Pikula


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  Tabanus: GM Dejan Pikula, Serbia, born 31 July 1969. Now rated 2541,

GM in 2002. Rating peak 2576 in Oct. 2008. ICC: Kipi

Champion (shared) of Yugoslavia in 2001. Placed 3rd in 2002. Played for Yugoslavia in the 2002 olympiad (2nd reserve).

Serbian vice champion 2006 (he lost the playoff to GM Branko Damljanovic). Champion of Central Serbia 2007. Shared 3rd in the Serbian Championship 2008, shared 4th in 2009. Played for Serbia II in the European Team Ch 2009 (board 3).

Biography: (in Dutch)


Apr-08-13  technical draw: It's Dejan Pikula all over again.
Apr-08-13  TheFocus: Has the odd nickname of Mustard.
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  Gregor Samsa Mendel: <TheFocus: Has the odd nickname of Mustard.>

Which explains why he's a GM at Clue as well as chess; he was in the same cadet class as Mortimer.

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