Number of games in database: 146
Years covered: 1982 to 2008
Last FIDE rating: 2347 (2289 rapid, 2331 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2486
Overall record: +58 -49 =39 (53.1%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
F Ljubicic vs F Bistric, 2001 0-1
M Muslimovic vs F Bistric, 2003 0-1
Z Topalovic vs F Bistric, 2001 0-1
F Bistric vs P Darini, 2006 1-0
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Pula Open (2003)
Bled Olympiad (2002)
EUR-chT (Men) 14th (2003)
8th Dubai Open (2006)
🏆 44th Bosna Open
D Kadric vs F Bistric (Jun-05-14) 1/2-1/2
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Last updated: 2022-04-05 18:52:04
(born Jan-01-1958, 64 years old) Bosnia and Herzegovina
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International Master (1997); Grandmaster (2003).
Bistric won his 1st GM norm at the 7th Croatian Team Championship-2nd League in 1998, his second when he won the International Grandmaster Tournament in Kastav, Croatia, in 2000 and his 3rd at the Bled Olympiad in 2002 when he also gained his title. He also won the Rijeka IM 2001 and won team gold with SK Zeljezne in the Bosnian League in 2002.
His participation in team events included the Olympiads of 1998 (1st reserve) and 2002 (1st reserve), the European Team Championships of 1999 (1st reserve) and 2003 (board 4).
| page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 187
|1. F Bistric vs Kurajica
|| ||½-½||47||1980||Sarajevo||B88 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin Attack|
|2. Lengyel vs F Bistric
|| ||½-½||52||1980||Sarajevo||A35 English, Symmetrical|
|3. F Bistric vs Marjanovic
|| ||1-0||44||1982||Bosna 21st||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|4. Uhlmann vs F Bistric
|| ||1-0||56||1982||Bosna 21st||A30 English, Symmetrical|
|5. F Bistric vs V Arapovic
|| ||0-1||70||1982||Bosna 21st||B06 Robatsch|
|6. F Bistric vs Adorjan
||0-1||33||1982||Bosna 21st||B72 Sicilian, Dragon|
|7. Kurajica vs F Bistric
|| ||1-0||49||1982||Sarajevo||A53 Old Indian|
|8. Beliavsky vs F Bistric
|| ||1-0||40||1982||Bosna 21st||E17 Queen's Indian|
|9. F Bistric vs Sax
||0-1||32||1982||Bosna 21st||B20 Sicilian|
|10. Smejkal vs F Bistric
|| ||1-0||40||1982||Bosna 21st||A12 English with b3|
|11. F Bistric vs N Kelecevic
|| ||½-½||13||1983||Sarajevo||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|12. F Bistric vs G Dizdar
|| ||0-1||53||1983||Sarajevo||B81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack|
|13. Lputian vs F Bistric
|| ||½-½||33||1983||Sarajevo||E39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation|
|14. I Farago vs F Bistric
|| ||1-0||37||1983||Sarajevo||A61 Benoni|
|15. Gligoric vs F Bistric
|| ||½-½||61||1983||Sarajevo||E11 Bogo-Indian Defense|
|16. P Nikolic vs F Bistric
|| ||1-0||20||1983||Sarajevo||E00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|17. F Bistric vs Drasko
|| ||1-0||39||1983||Sarajevo||D02 Queen's Pawn Game|
|18. F Bistric vs K Osmanovic
|| ||½-½||12||1983||Sarajevo||B83 Sicilian|
|19. Sveshnikov vs F Bistric
|| ||1-0||24||1983||Sarajevo||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|20. F Bistric vs B Ivanovic
|| ||½-½||46||1983||Sarajevo||A04 Reti Opening|
|21. Kurajica vs F Bistric
|| ||1-0||32||1983||Sarajevo||B45 Sicilian, Taimanov|
|22. Uhlmann vs F Bistric
|| ||1-0||33||1983||Sarajevo||A37 English, Symmetrical|
|23. F Bistric vs Adorjan
|| ||0-1||32||1983||Sarajevo||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|24. F Bistric vs V Kovacevic
|| ||½-½||39||1983||Sarajevo||B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern|
|25. Smejkal vs F Bistric
||1-0||60||1983||Sarajevo||A00 Uncommon Opening|
| page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 187
|Dec-07-09|| ||Tabanus: GM Faruk Bistric, Bosnia & Herzegovina, born 1 January 1958. Now rated 2376, http://ratings.fide.com/card.phtml?...|
IM in 1997. GM in 2003. Rated 2524 in July 2003
Played in the olympiads 1998 (1st reserve) and 2002 (1st reserve), and in European Team Ch 1999 (1st reserve) and 2003 (board 4, 4.5/9).
Winner of Kastav (Croatia) 2000. Winner of Rijeka IM 2001. Gold winner with SK Zeljezn in the Bosnian league 2002. Placed 24th in Dubai Open 2006 (incl. draw vs GM Wesley So), 7th in Dubrovnik Open 2008.
http://pl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Faruk_... (in Polish)
His highest rated victim:
[White "Bistric, Faruk"]
[Black "Sokolov, Ivan"]
1.d4 Nf6 2.Nf3 g6 3.g3 Bg7 4.Bg2 d5 5.O-O c6 6.c3 O-O 7.Nbd2 Qb6 8.Re1
c5 9.Nb3 cxd4 10.Qxd4 Nc6 11.Qxb6 axb6 12.Bf4 Bf5 13.Nfd4 Bd7 14.Red1 e6
15.h3 Ra4 16.g4 Rfa8 17.a3 Be8 18.Bh2 h5 19.g5 Nh7 20.Nf3 Nf8 21.e3 Nd7
22.Bf1 Nc5 23.Nbd4 Rc8 24.Nb5 Bd7 25.Rab1 Bf8 26.Nd6 Rca8 27.c4 Nd8 28.Rbc1 Bc6 29.Nd4 Be7 30.h4 Kf8 31.Bg2 Kg8 32.b4 Ne4 33.Nxe4 dxe4 34.Nxc6 Nxc6 35.Rd7 Rd8 36.Rxb7 f5 37.Rc7 Nxb4 38.Rxe7 Rxa3 39.Rxe6 Kf7 40.Rxb6 Nd3 41.Rcb1 Ra2 42.Bg3 Nxf2 43.Bxf2 Rdd2 44.Rf6+ Ke7 45.Rf1 1-0
|Aug-27-12|| ||twinlark: <Tabanus> I've done some updating for this player.|
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