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Goran Antunac
Number of games in database: 29
Years covered: 1963 to 1999
Last FIDE rating: 2378 (2283 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2412
Overall record: +5 -10 =14 (41.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

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GORAN ANTUNAC
(born Apr-16-1945, 69 years old) Croatia

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Antunac was born in Bari, Italy. He learned the game of chess at the age of 5. He won the youth championship of Zagreb in 1958 and 1962. Antunac was Croatian Junior champion in 1962 and 1963. He also was Yugoslav Junior champion in 1963. He was awarded the title of International Master in 1975.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 32  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. G Antunac vs M Cebalo  1-042 1963 YUG-chJA44 Old Benoni Defense
2. G Antunac vs B Ivanovic  1-039 1963 YUG-chJE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
3. G Antunac vs R Ceglar  1-042 1963 YUG-chJA25 English
4. R Nicevski vs G Antunac  1-036 1963 YUG-chJB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
5. G Antunac vs I Bratko  ½-½29 1963 YUG-chJC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
6. M Bobotsov vs G Antunac  ½-½62 1964 ZagrebA72 Benoni, Classical without 9.O-O
7. K Grigorian vs G Antunac  ½-½46 1964 URS-JUGA36 English
8. G Antunac vs E Paoli  ½-½55 1964 ZagrebD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
9. G Antunac vs G Kuzmin  ½-½57 1964 URS-JUGA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
10. K Grigorian vs G Antunac  ½-½39 1964 URS-JUGA67 Benoni, Taimanov Variation
11. G Antunac vs Kurajica  0-121 1967 TournamentB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
12. G Antunac vs Plachetka  0-143 1969 WchT U26 fin-A 16thD34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
13. G Antunac vs V Tukmakov  ½-½62 1969 WchT U26 fin-A 16thE69 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Main line
14. L Day vs G Antunac  1-059 1970 05, Wijk aan ZeeB24 Sicilian, Closed
15. G Antunac vs Ulf Andersson 1-042 1970 Wijk aan Zee (Netherlands)E91 King's Indian
16. G Antunac vs K H Maeder  ½-½48 1970 Wijk aan ZeeB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
17. G Antunac vs J Piket  0-131 1970 Wijk aan ZeeA15 English
18. P Van der Weide vs G Antunac  ½-½18 1973 Wijk aan ZeeB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
19. F Kuijpers vs G Antunac  1-057 1974 Hoogovens-BB32 Sicilian
20. G Antunac vs Keene  ½-½16 1974 Wijk aan Zee IIE12 Queen's Indian
21. Tarjan vs G Antunac  ½-½17 1974 Wijk aan Zee IIB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
22. Savon vs G Antunac  1-041 1977 LublinB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
23. G Antunac vs L Day  0-130 1978 Canadian OpenA15 English
24. G Antunac vs Matulovic  0-160 1979 YUG-34chA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
25. G Antunac vs H Messing  ½-½16 1979 YUG-34chC97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-31-07  brankat: From Antunac's Bio: <He won the championship of Zagreb in 1958 and 1962. He was Croatian champion in 1962 and 1963.> The years are correct. But the tournaments in listed were Junior Championships.
Apr-16-08  brankat: Happy Birthday Goran!
Apr-16-10
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  wordfunph: famous scalps include IM Day, B. Ivanovic and GM Ulf Andersson!

he turned 65 today, birthday happy Goran!

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