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Ivan Nemet
Number of games in database: 175
Years covered: 1962 to 2005
Last FIDE rating: 2348
Highest rating achieved in database: 2470

Overall record: +74 -69 =32 (51.4%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (11) 
    E97 E99 E94 E91 E96
 Queen's Indian (9) 
    E15 E18
 Slav (7) 
    D11 D15 D16 D18 D13
 Sicilian (6) 
    B42 B96 B97 B98 B32
 Ruy Lopez (6) 
    C91 C88 C92 C63 C75
 Queen's Pawn Game (6) 
    A46 D00 D02 A41
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (34) 
    B90 B93 B98 B22 B23
 Sicilian Najdorf (20) 
    B90 B93 B98 B99 B92
 King's Indian (18) 
    E62 E98 E92 E75 E70
 Modern Benoni (11) 
    A57 A58 A64 A56 A59
 Benko Gambit (9) 
    A57 A59 A58
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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

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 7; games 1-25 of 175  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. B Milic vs I Nemet  ½-½51 1962 YUG-chA48 King's Indian
2. V Tukmakov vs I Nemet  1-037 1962 URS-JUG2A45 Queen's Pawn Game
3. I Nemet vs A Zakharov  1-040 1962 URS-YUG2C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed
4. I Nemet vs V Sokolov  1-036 1962 YUG-chB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
5. Velimirovic vs I Nemet  ½-½33 1962 YUG-chB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
6. I Nemet vs M Damjanovic  0-181 1962 YUG-chB42 Sicilian, Kan
7. V Tukmakov vs I Nemet  1-066 1962 URS-JUG2B98 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. I Nemet vs A Zakharov  0-138 1962 URS-YUG2B96 Sicilian, Najdorf
9. N Karaklajic vs I Nemet  ½-½59 1962 YUG-chE79 King's Indian, Four Pawns Attack, Main line
10. I Nemet vs A Matanovic  ½-½47 1962 YUG-chC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
11. I Nemet vs Pirc  ½-½31 1962 YUG-chB32 Sicilian
12. I Nemet vs M Cetkovic  ½-½32 1962 YUG-chC10 French
13. I Nemet vs Gligoric  0-136 1962 YUG-chC47 Four Knights
14. I Nemet vs V Tukmakov  0-137 1962 URS-JUG2B09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
15. R Krzisnik vs I Nemet  0-143 1962 YUG-chE92 King's Indian
16. Minic vs I Nemet  0-147 1962 Vrnjacka BanjaB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
17. I Nemet vs S Bojkovic  1-033 1962 YUG-chC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
18. A Zakharov vs I Nemet  0-148 1962 URS-YUG2B52 Sicilian, Canal-Sokolsky (Rossolimo) Attack
19. Bukic vs I Nemet  ½-½47 1962 YUG-chA10 English
20. Tseshkovsky vs I Nemet  0-135 1963 YUG-URSB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
21. I Nemet vs Tseshkovsky  0-186 1963 YUG-URSC75 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
22. I Nemet vs Szabo  0-131 1964 ZagrebC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
23. I Nemet vs M Bobotsov 1-023 1964 ZagrebB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
24. E Paoli vs I Nemet  0-162 1964 ZagrebB88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack
25. A Fuderer vs I Nemet  ½-½79 1964 ZagrebE61 King's Indian
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 175  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  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.
Premium Chessgames Member
  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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