Number of games in database: 268
Years covered: 1962 to 1996
Highest rating achieved in database: 2495
Overall record: +89 -105 =71 (47.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
3 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Geller vs P Ostojic, 1969 0-1
P Ostojic vs M Basman, 1981 1-0
P Ostojic vs Matulovic, 1965 1/2-1/2
Dora vs P Ostojic, 1971 0-1
P Ostojic vs Timman, 1973 1-0
V Kovacevic vs P Ostojic, 1969 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Hastings 1967/68 (1967)
Yugoslav Championship (1969)
Amsterdam OHRA-B (1984)
Lone Pine (1979)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
Hastings 1967/68 by suenteus po 147
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(born Feb-22-1938, died Jul-05-1996, 58 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Serbia)
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Predrag Ostojic was born in Kraljevo, Yugoslavia. Awarded the IM title in 1968 and the GM title in 1975, he won the Yugoslav Championship jointly in both 1968 and 1971. In tournaments he was 1st at San Juan 1971, 1st at Sao Paulo 1973, 1st= at Vrnjacka Banja 1975 and 1st at Sandefjord 1976.
Wikipedia article: Predrag Ostojić
| page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 268
|1. P Ostojic vs Smailbegovic
|| ||½-½||74||1962||YUG-ch 17th||B88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack|
|2. P Ostojic vs Kholmov
|| ||1-0||46||1963||Belgrade||C96 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|3. Velimirovic vs P Ostojic
|| ||½-½||43||1963||Belgrade||B56 Sicilian|
|4. Matulovic vs P Ostojic
|| ||1-0||39||1963||Belgrade||B57 Sicilian|
|5. P Ostojic vs R Nicevski
|| ||0-1||40||1963||YUG-chJ||B92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation|
|6. B Ivanovic vs P Ostojic
|| ||0-1||48||1963||YUG-chJ||E41 Nimzo-Indian|
|7. R Ceglar vs P Ostojic
|| ||½-½||30||1963||YUG-chJ||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|8. I Bratko vs P Ostojic
|| ||0-1||30||1963||YUG-chJ||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|9. P Ostojic vs M Cebalo
|| ||0-1||29||1963||YUG-chJ||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|10. P Ostojic vs J Sloth
|| ||1-0||44||1964||WchT U26 11th fin-A||B14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack|
|11. Gligoric vs P Ostojic
|| ||1-0||36||1965||YUG-ch 20th||B83 Sicilian|
|12. P Ostojic vs Matulovic
||0-1||42||1965||YUG-ch 20th||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|13. A Planinc vs P Ostojic
||1-0||25||1965||YUG-ch 20th||B88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack|
|14. Tringov vs P Ostojic
|| ||1-0||36||1965||Belgrade||C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|15. Velimirovic vs P Ostojic
|16. P Ostojic vs Matulovic
|| ||½-½||24||1965||Belgrade||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|17. P Ostojic vs Sliwa
|| ||1-0||39||1965||Belgrade||C72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O|
|18. P Ostojic vs N Gaprindashvili
|| ||1-0||39||1966||Hoogovens-B||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|19. H Kramer vs P Ostojic
|| ||½-½||11||1966||Hoogovens-B||E62 King's Indian, Fianchetto|
|20. J Szily vs P Ostojic
|| ||½-½||33||1967||Hoogovens-B||B73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical|
|21. P Ostojic vs E Scholl
|| ||1-0||49||1967||Hoogovens-B||C85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)|
|22. A Medina Garcia vs P Ostojic
|| ||0-1||27||1967||Hoogovens-B||B47 Sicilian, Taimanov (Bastrikov) Variation|
|23. P Ostojic vs D Marovic
|| ||0-1||54||1967||Hoogovens-B||B11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4|
|24. F F van Wijngaarden vs P Ostojic
|| ||0-1||35||1967||Hoogovens-B||B57 Sicilian|
|25. P Ostojic vs D Keller
|| ||1-0||79||1967||Hoogovens-B||C04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line|
| page 1 of 11; games 1-25 of 268
|Feb-22-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Predrag Ostojic|
|Feb-11-09|| ||Eastfrisian: Pedrag Ostijic died already on 5. July 1996 in Mainz, Germany; according to German wikipedia due to suizide.|
|Feb-22-12|| ||brankat: R.I.P. GM Ostojic.|
|Feb-22-16|| ||TheFocus: Happy birthday, GM Predrag Ostojic.|
|Aug-07-17|| ||Eagle41257: Predrag Ostojic - Serbia|
|Mar-21-19|| ||ColdSong: I once spoke briefly with Mr Ostojic in a tournament.My feeling was that he was shy,(what can often be considered as a deep quality) but had nevertheless something to say to the young player I was.He simply told me that a Grandmaster's life,from tournaments to tournaments,was too hard,and was inadvisable.I kept silent,as if he showed me a far ending hidden in a position.Now one will understand I have to repeat it here,as surely as I'd put a flower on his grave if I can.RIP Grandmaster.|
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