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Sasa Martinovic
Number of games in database: 294
Years covered: 2005 to 2017
Last FIDE rating: 2604 (2560 rapid, 2488 blitz)

Overall record: +90 -58 =123 (55.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 23 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Nimzo Indian (28) 
    E46 E20 E48 E42 E31
 Queen's Pawn Game (23) 
    A45 D00 A41 E00 A50
 King's Indian (18) 
    E81 E62 E60 E71 E90
 Semi-Slav (15) 
    D45 D43
 Slav (13) 
    D10 D13 D11
 Queen's Gambit Declined (11) 
    D35 D31 D37 D36 D30
With the Black pieces:
 French Defense (46) 
    C00 C07 C11 C16 C18
 Sicilian (22) 
    B67 B30 B33 B57 B56
 King's Indian (17) 
    E94 E92 E73 E68 E90
 French Winawer (15) 
    C16 C18 C15 C19
 French (14) 
    C00 C11
 Slav (11) 
    D12 D11 D18 D15 D10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   S Martinovic vs Z Kozul, 2014 1-0
   N Ciganovic vs S Martinovic, 2012 0-1
   S Fedorchuk vs S Martinovic, 2011 0-1
   S Martinovic vs S Feller, 2005 1/2-1/2
   S Martinovic vs M Palac, 2013 1/2-1/2
   A Jankovic vs S Martinovic, 2013 0-1
   Z Kozul vs S Martinovic, 2013 0-1
   Z Ivekovic vs S Martinovic, 2011 0-1
   S Martinovic vs G Dulic, 2010 1-0
   S Martinovic vs M Nemeth, 2006 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   World Junior Championship (2010)
   World Junior Championships (2011)
   GRENKE Chess Classic (Open) (2017)
   10th European Individual Championship (2009)
   European Individual Championships (2010)
   European Individual Championships (2007)
   Xtracon Chess Open (2017)
   12th European Individual Championship (2011)
   European Team Championship (2017)

   🏆 TCh-AUT -18
   A Danin vs S Martinovic (Nov-19-17) 1/2-1/2
   S Martinovic vs G Nagy (Nov-18-17) 1-0
   A Brkic vs S Martinovic (Nov-17-17) 1/2-1/2
   S Martinovic vs Nisipeanu (Nov-16-17) 1/2-1/2
   S Martinovic vs Martin Nayhebaver (Nov-12-17) 1-0

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(born Jul-15-1991, 26 years old) Croatia

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FM in 2006, IM in 2008. In 2011 he became a Grandmaster. Played in European U18 Team Ch 2003 2007, 2008, and 2009, and in Mitropa Cups 2007, 2008 and 2009 (1st reserve).

 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 294  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Cordova vs S Martinovic  ½-½612005BELFORT YWCC BU14D44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
2. C Wei vs S Martinovic  1-0332005BELFORT YWCC BU14B31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
3. G Pap vs S Martinovic  1-0272005BELFORT YWCC BU14D12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
4. S Martinovic vs S Feller  ½-½482005EYb14A45 Queen's Pawn Game
5. S Martinovic vs Z Kozul  0-1552006Zagreb OpenA45 Queen's Pawn Game
6. Ilincic vs S Martinovic  0-1522006FSGM AugustD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
7. S Martinovic vs D Kosic  ½-½92006FSGM AugustC50 Giuoco Piano
8. S Martinovic vs G Meier  0-1322006FSGM AugustE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
9. M Rodshtein vs S Martinovic  1-0402006FSGM AugustD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
10. S Martinovic vs Lapshun  ½-½332006FSGM AugustD13 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
11. Le Quang Liem vs S Martinovic  1-0452006FSGM AugustE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
12. S Martinovic vs M Nemeth  ½-½382006FSGM AugustA45 Queen's Pawn Game
13. G Lorscheid vs S Martinovic  0-1422006FSGM AugustD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
14. S Martinovic vs T Fogarasi  ½-½182006FSGM AugustD80 Grunfeld
15. M Leon Hoyos vs S Martinovic  ½-½312006FSGM AugustC00 French Defense
16. M Ragger vs S Martinovic  ½-½262006FSGM AugustB33 Sicilian
17. S Martinovic vs A Braun  ½-½312006FSGM AugustD80 Grunfeld
18. S Martinovic vs V Kulakov  1-0332006European Youth ChampionshipD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
19. E Blomqvist vs S Martinovic  ½-½472006European Youth ChampionshipB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
20. S Martinovic vs E Can  ½-½212006European Youth ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
21. R Hovhannisyan vs S Martinovic  1-0412006European Youth ChampionshipC19 French, Winawer, Advance
22. S Martinovic vs P Krstic  ½-½482006European Youth ChampionshipD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
23. C Ponizil vs S Martinovic  ½-½292006European Youth ChampionshipA08 King's Indian Attack
24. I Golichenko vs S Martinovic  ½-½172006European Youth ChampionshipD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
25. Z Kozul vs S Martinovic  1-053200712. HT Open AE94 King's Indian, Orthodox
 page 1 of 12; games 1-25 of 294  PGN Download
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  Tabanus: IM Sasa Martinovic, Croatia, born 15 July 1991. Now rated 2499,

FM in 2006. IM in 2008. Rated 2525 in July 2009. French player.

Played in European U18 Team Ch 2003 (board 2), 2006 (bd. 4), 2007 (bd. 2), 2008 (bd. 2) and 2009 (bd. 1), and in Mitropa Cups 2007, 2008 and 2009 (1st reserve).

Placed 12th in Zupanja Open (Croatia) January 2007, 7th in European U16 Ch Sept. 2007, 5th in Senj Open (Croatia) April 2008, 3rd in Szombathelyi Nyár GM (Hungary) Aug. 2008, 6th in Bosnjaci Open (Croatia) Jan. 2009, 7th in Zagreb Open March 2009, 9th in Pula Open July 2009, 2nd in Croatian U19 Ch 2009 (behind Ivan Saric), 14th in Rijeka Open (Croatia) Aug. 2009, 5th in European U18 Ch Sept. 2009, 8th in World U18 Ch Nov. 2009,

9th in Zadar Open (Croatia) 13-19 Dec. 2009:


Jun-25-10  BIDMONFA: Sasa Martinovic


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  wordfunph: FIDE officially approved his GM title at the 2nd quarter Presidential Board held on June 5-6 in Al Ain UAE.

congrats to GM Sasa Martinovic!

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