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Croatian Championship Tournament

Hrvoje Stevic8/12(+5 -1 =6)[games]
Robert Zelcic7/12(+4 -2 =6)[games]
Krunoslav Hulak6.5/12(+3 -2 =7)[games]
Bojan Kurajica6.5/12(+2 -1 =9)[games]
Zoran Jovanovic6.5/12(+3 -2 =7)[games]
Alojzije Jankovic6.5/12(+4 -3 =5)[games]
Ognjen Cvitan6/12(+1 -1 =10)[games]
Ivan Saric6/12(+2 -2 =8)[games]
Mladen Palac5.5/12(+0 -1 =11)[games]
Goran Dizdar5.5/12(+1 -2 =9)[games]
Zdenko Kozul5/12(+1 -3 =8)[games]
Ante Brkic4.5/12(+2 -5 =5)[games]
Sasa Rezan4.5/12(+1 -4 =7)[games]

 page 1 of 1; 19 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Zelcic vs I Saric  1-0422008Croatian ChampionshipB33 Sicilian
2. H Stevic vs K Hulak  1-0402008Croatian ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
3. I Saric vs H Stevic  1-0382008Croatian ChampionshipC55 Two Knights Defense
4. Kurajica vs S Rezan  1-0532008Croatian ChampionshipA13 English
5. K Hulak vs Z Jovanovic  1-0812008Croatian ChampionshipC41 Philidor Defense
6. I Saric vs A Jankovic  1-0382008Croatian ChampionshipB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
7. S Rezan vs K Hulak  1-0362008Croatian ChampionshipE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
8. Z Jovanovic vs I Saric  1-0422008Croatian ChampionshipB31 Sicilian, Rossolimo Variation
9. A Jankovic vs M Palac 1-0552008Croatian ChampionshipE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
10. Kurajica vs A Brkic  1-0322008Croatian ChampionshipD02 Queen's Pawn Game
11. A Brkic vs A Jankovic  1-0302008Croatian ChampionshipB58 Sicilian
12. R Zelcic vs G Dizdar  1-0612008Croatian ChampionshipC11 French
13. H Stevic vs Z Kozul 1-0312008Croatian ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
14. Z Jovanovic vs A Brkic  1-0412008Croatian ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
15. A Brkic vs S Rezan  1-0362008Croatian ChampionshipB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
16. O Cvitan vs Z Jovanovic  1-0542008Croatian ChampionshipA33 English, Symmetrical
17. K Hulak vs A Brkic  1-0522008Croatian ChampionshipD72 Neo-Grunfeld, 5.cd, Main line
18. R Zelcic vs S Rezan  1-0342008Croatian ChampionshipB83 Sicilian
19. Z Jovanovic vs Z Kozul  1-0662008Croatian ChampionshipB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
 page 1 of 1; 19 games  PGN Download 
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-02-08  pawnofdoom: Wow. Congrats to Stevic. Unfortunately, the only player here Ive heard of before was Kozul
Feb-02-08  cade: Interesting play by Stevic with all his draws very short and all his other games being decisive. I would recommend he fights it out more.
Feb-02-08  THE pawn: <all his draws very short and all his other games being decisive.>

I really don't wanna spoil your fun, but if it's not a draw, the game has to be decisive ;)

Feb-02-08  percyblakeney: Not a good tournament for Kozul, it's less than two years since he won the European Championship ahead of Ivanchuk, and now he finished 11th of 13 as the highest rated player in the Croatian Championship.
Feb-04-08  cade: <I really don't wanna spoil your fun, but if it's not a draw, the game has to be decisive ;)>

You do know such a thing as a long draw exists right? Or are you unaware that a long game can end in a draw?

Feb-04-08  brankat: <cade> THE pawn is a true gentleman. He is in a habit of resigning early :-)
Feb-05-08  Pianoplayer: <brankat> HUh?
Feb-05-08  DevastatioN: <cade> He was making fun of the logic, the exact quote is "All his draws were very short and all his other games (aka being non-draws by the logic presented) were decisive" meaning if it was a draw, it was short, and if it wasn't a draw, it was decisive.

All non-draws are decisive :)

Feb-06-08  brankat: It's really a matter of a linguistic "aerobics". When the last move is made, a decision (result) has been reached: win, lose or draw. So, a Draw is a decisive outcome, too :-)

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