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Ivan Nemet
Number of games in database: 186
Years covered: 1962 to 2005
Last FIDE rating: 2348
Highest rating achieved in database: 2470

Overall record: +77 -73 =36 (51.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (12) 
    E97 E99 E60 E94 E67
 Queen's Indian (9) 
    E15 E18
 Queen's Pawn Game (8) 
    A46 D00 A41 A40 D02
 Slav (7) 
    D11 D16 D18 D15 D13
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C88 C63 C92 C95 C84
 French Defense (6) 
    C10 C11 C03 C05
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (35) 
    B90 B98 B93 B50 B23
 King's Indian (21) 
    E62 E92 E98 E60 E75
 Sicilian Najdorf (20) 
    B90 B98 B93 B92 B99
 Modern Benoni (11) 
    A57 A56 A64 A58 A59
 Benko Gambit (9) 
    A57 A59 A58
 English (4) 
    A15 A16 A10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   T Rakic vs I Nemet, 1966 0-1
   I Nemet vs Judit Polgar, 1987 1-0
   I Nemet vs B Ivanovic, 1977 1-0
   J Gallagher vs I Nemet, 1990 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Swiss Championship (2004)

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(born Apr-14-1943, died Dec-16-2007, 64 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Switzerland)

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Ivan Nemet was born in Sombor, Yugoslavia. Awarded the IM title in 1976 and the GM title in 1978, he was Yugoslav champion in 1979. He was 2nd= at Malmo in 1979. He had come to Switzerland in the early 80's and was playing for the Swiss National Team for many years. In 1990 he won the Swiss Championship. Later in his career he was very active promoting chess to young players. Ivan Nemet died of a heart attack in 2007.

Wikipedia article: Ivan Nemet

 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 186  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. I Nemet vs V Tukmakov  0-1371962URS-YUG2B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
2. A Zakharov vs I Nemet  0-1481962URS-YUG2B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
3. V Tukmakov vs I Nemet  1-0371962URS-YUG2A45 Queen's Pawn Game
4. I Nemet vs A Zakharov  1-0401962URS-YUG2C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
5. V Tukmakov vs I Nemet  1-0661962URS-YUG2B98 Sicilian, Najdorf
6. I Nemet vs A Zakharov  0-1381962URS-YUG2B96 Sicilian, Najdorf
7. R Krzisnik vs I Nemet  0-1431962YUG-ch 18thE92 King's Indian
8. I Nemet vs Pirc  ½-½311962YUG-ch 18thB32 Sicilian
9. N Karaklajic vs I Nemet  ½-½591962YUG-ch 18thE79 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack, Main line
10. I Nemet vs V Sokolov  1-0361962YUG-ch 18thB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. Bukic vs I Nemet  ½-½471962YUG-ch 18thA10 English
12. I Nemet vs S Bojkovic  1-0331962YUG-ch 18thC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
13. I Nemet vs Gligoric  0-1361962YUG-ch 18thC47 Four Knights
14. Velimirovic vs I Nemet  ½-½331962YUG-ch 18thB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
15. I Nemet vs M Cetkovic  ½-½321962YUG-ch 18thC10 French
16. I Nemet vs A Matanovic  ½-½471962YUG-ch 18thC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
17. Minic vs I Nemet  0-1471962YUG-ch 18thB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
18. I Nemet vs M Damjanovic  0-1811962YUG-ch 18thB42 Sicilian, Kan
19. B Milic vs I Nemet  ½-½511962YUG-ch 18thA48 King's Indian
20. I Nemet vs Tseshkovsky  0-1861963YUG-URSC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
21. Tseshkovsky vs I Nemet  0-1351963YUG-URSB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
22. I Nemet vs Szabo  0-1311964ZagrebC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
23. Parma vs I Nemet  1-0601964ZagrebC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
24. I Nemet vs M Bertok  ½-½351964ZagrebC11 French
25. A Fuderer vs I Nemet  ½-½791964ZagrebE61 King's Indian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-07-04  Knight13: See this terrible game played by Ivan Nemet: I Nemet vs M Knezevic, 1972.
Jun-17-07  syracrophy: <Knight13> Well, but now see this one! T Rakic vs I Nemet, 1966
Jun-17-07  Prugno: For over a decade now he has been living in Switzerland and plays under their flag.
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  cu8sfan: Switzerland's Ivan Nemet died two days ago. Rest in Peace, Ivan.
Dec-19-07  Eastfrisian: He died after a second heart attack in Basle. He was born in Sombor (now Serbia).
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  brankat: I knew Ivan Nemet way back in the late 1960's and early '70. A very fine person. Polite, patient, always willing to help. Witty, with a good sense of humour.

And, of course, a very talented chess player.

It was only yesterday I found he passed away last December. R.I.P. Ivan.

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  brankat: Ivan would have been 65 today (=
Apr-14-08  BIDMONFA: Ivan Nemet


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  wordfunph: Famous Chess Players Who Died of Heart Attacks: Alekhine, Bagirov, Blackburne, Breyer, Bogoljubow, Edmondson, Euwe, Keres, Koltanowski, Lasker, Leonhardt, Vyzmanavin, Marshall, Miles, Minic, Najdorf, Purdy, Reshevsky, Simagin, Staunton, Stein, Steiner, Suetin, Unzicker....and GM IVAN NEMET.

Happy Birthday GM Ivan Nemet!!!

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  Benzol: Didn't Korchnoi call the heart attack "the chess players' occupational disease".
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  Penguincw: Happy Birthday Ivan Nemet.
Apr-14-11  theodor: such a big heart, can only die attacking! ziveli.
Apr-14-11  YoungEd: His name is an anagram of "native men!" Not too many chessmasters can say that honestly!
Apr-14-11  WhiteRook48: happy birthday
Apr-14-11  Birthday Boy: <wordfunph> nice list...
Apr-14-11  Birthday Boy: Happy Birthday! Ivan Nemet!
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