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Slavoljub Marjanovic
Number of games in database: 833
Years covered: 1970 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2462 (2388 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2540

Overall record: +268 -206 =359 (53.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (169) 
    B47 B50 B25 B32 B83
 Ruy Lopez (72) 
    C77 C86 C91 C60 C67
 French Defense (45) 
    C05 C03 C07 C09 C17
 French Tarrasch (30) 
    C05 C03 C07 C09 C08
 Sicilian Scheveningen (30) 
    B84 B83 B81 B85 B82
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (29) 
    C86 C91 C95 C92 C84
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (137) 
    B47 B92 B97 B90 B44
 Sicilian Najdorf (54) 
    B97 B92 B90 B93 B91
 Tarrasch Defense (52) 
    D34 D32
 Queen's Gambit Accepted (35) 
    D20 D27 D24 D21 D22
 Sicilian Taimanov (32) 
    B47 B48 B46
 English (27) 
    A14 A13 A17 A15 A10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Ribli vs Marjanovic, 1979 0-1
   Marjanovic vs P Popovic, 1980 1-0
   Marjanovic vs D H Campora, 1985 1-0
   Marjanovic vs R Gunawan, 1986 1-0
   S Martinovic vs Marjanovic, 1980 0-1
   Marjanovic vs C Baljon, 1973 1-0
   Marjanovic vs V Ciocaltea, 1980 1-0
   M Cebalo vs Marjanovic, 1985 0-1
   Kouatly vs Marjanovic, 1987 0-1
   M Sibarevic vs Marjanovic, 1979 0-1

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   1974 World Junior chess championship by gauer

   🏆 Serbian First League
   Marjanovic vs D Kosic (Aug-26-13) 1/2-1/2
   I Ivanisevic vs Marjanovic (Aug-25-13) 1-0
   Marjanovic vs D Solak (Aug-24-13) 1/2-1/2
   A Strikovic vs Marjanovic (Sep-21-12) 0-1
   G Kanakaris vs Marjanovic (Aug-01-12) 0-1

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(born Jan-06-1955, 65 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Serbia)

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Slavoljub Marjanovic was born in Lalinac, Yugoslavia. Awarded the IM title in 1977 and the GM title in 1978, he was Yugoslav champion in 1985. In tournaments he was 1st at Belgrade 1979, 1st at Bor 1983, 1st= at Vrnjacka Banja 1983, 2nd= at Marseille 1986, 2nd= at Clichy 1987 and 1st= at Rome 1988. He also played on the Yugoslav Olympiad team in 1984. Marjanovic is also a FIDE Senior Trainer.

 page 1 of 34; games 1-25 of 833  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Bukic vs Marjanovic  1-0321970YugoslaviaE97 King's Indian
2. Z Djukic vs Marjanovic 1-0281970YugoslaviaB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
3. P Velikov vs Marjanovic  1-0511971EU-ch U20 fin-AB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
4. B Kernan vs Marjanovic 0-1481972EU-ch U20 fin-AB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
5. Romanishin vs Marjanovic 1-0421972EU-ch U20 fin-AE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
6. Marjanovic vs R Borngaesser 0-1571972EU-ch U20 fin-AC05 French, Tarrasch
7. Sax vs Marjanovic  1-0361972EU-ch U20 fin-AB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
8. Miles vs Marjanovic 1-0311972EU-ch U20 fin-AB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
9. Marjanovic vs C Baljon 1-0291973EU-ch U20 fin-AB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
10. Marjanovic vs Matulovic  0-1531973Vrnjacka BanjaB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
11. Beliavsky vs Marjanovic  1-0631973WCh U20 Final AB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
12. J Fraguela Gil vs Marjanovic  ½-½81973GroningenA89 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation with Nc6
13. Marjanovic vs Velimirovic  ½-½201973Vrnjacka BanjaB35 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto, Modern Variation with Bc4
14. Marjanovic vs L Leow  1-0251973Teesside (England)C05 French, Tarrasch
15. Miles vs Marjanovic 0-1321973Wch U20 fin-AB93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6.f4
16. Marjanovic vs I Biriescu  1-0421973Teesside (England)C69 Ruy Lopez, Exchange, Gligoric Variation
17. A N Panchenko vs Marjanovic  ½-½401973URS-YUGA15 English
18. Marjanovic vs A N Panchenko 0-1311973URS-YUGC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
19. A N Panchenko vs Marjanovic  1-0351973URS-YUGA15 English
20. Marjanovic vs A N Panchenko  ½-½421973URS-YUGC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
21. V Inkiov vs Marjanovic  1-0371973EU-ch U20 qualB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
22. Marjanovic vs Dominde  0-1281974Porec (Croatia)B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
23. Pinter vs Marjanovic  ½-½271974EU-ch U20 qualB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
24. M Cabarkapa vs Marjanovic  ½-½231974YUGE97 King's Indian
25. R Dieks vs Marjanovic  0-1321974Wch U20B44 Sicilian
 page 1 of 34; games 1-25 of 833  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Premium Chessgames Member
  WTHarvey: Here are some 'must win' positions from Marjanovic's games:
Mar-22-05  marekg248: You're incredibly quick, great job. On Sunday I spent some time solving Konstantinopolsky's positions. You must have some secret sources of games, I have a database with 500,000+ games that came with Fritz and the earliest games of his were from early 1940's I think. I have to check this player's positions too.
Premium Chessgames Member
  WTHarvey: I'm an early bird. :-) Slavoljub Marjanovic was born in 1955 but FIDE lists 8 Marjanovics (!?). Slavoljub is the only one with an international title. I use Chess Assistant 8.0 or Essentia, the Bookup database. is an excellent source of recent games.
Jan-06-07  BIDMONFA: Slavoljub Marjanovic


Jan-06-10  Appaz: The home country of Slavoljub Marjanovic is given as Yugoslavia, but Serbia is probably more correct these days (although he <may> prefer Yugoslavia himself, as a lot of ex-Yugoslavians).
Jan-06-12  brankat: Happy Birthday GM Marjanovic!
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Happy 59th birthday to GM Slavoljub Marjanovic.
Mar-31-14  Poisonpawns:

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Marjanovic-Rogozenko 2000 Ciocaltea Mem Black to move

Rogozenko played the natural looking 34..Qh2 35.Kf1= Qh1+ 36.Kf2 Rd2+ 37.Ke3 Bf4+?? and went on to lose. Winning is 34..Rd1+ which forces white into an ending two pawns down

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