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Branko Rogulj

Number of games in database: 384
Years covered: 1975 to 2021
Last FIDE rating: 2371 (2361 rapid, 2426 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2460
Overall record: +127 -114 =143 (51.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (70) 
    B25 B23 B42 B46 B40
 French Defense (25) 
    C18 C10 C15 C11 C13
 Ruy Lopez (24) 
    C84 C78 C91 C65 C61
 Caro-Kann (15) 
    B13 B14
 King's Indian Attack (12) 
 French (12) 
    C10 C11 C13 C00
With the Black pieces:
 Grunfeld (36) 
    D97 D86 D85 D90 D78
 Alekhine's Defense (33) 
    B03 B04 B02 B05
 English, 1 c4 c5 (29) 
    A33 A35 A34 A36 A37
 Modern Benoni (14) 
    A79 A76 A57 A65 A67
 Tarrasch Defense (10) 
    D34 D32
 Ruy Lopez (9) 
    C65 C67 C64 C60
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Rogulj vs G Froewis, 2012 1-0
   Ljubojevic vs B Rogulj, 1977 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Karlovac (1979)
   Yugoslav Championship (1979)
   Bled Open (1992)
   Padua Open (1999)
   Yugoslav Championship (1977)
   Makarczyk Memorial (1980)
   Bucharest (1979)
   Zadar Open (1997)
   Pula Open (1998)
   Oberwart Open (1997)
   Nova Gorica Open (2000)
   Pula Open (2001)
   Yugoslav Championship (1980)
   Rome Open (1990)
   Oberwart Open (1995)

   🏆 29th TCh-CRO Div 1a
   H Stevic vs B Rogulj (Sep-26-21) 1-0
   B Rogulj vs B Kurajica (Sep-25-21) 0-1
   P Schreiner vs B Rogulj (Dec-30-19) 1-0
   B Rogulj vs S Sale (Sep-28-19) 1-0
   J Horvath vs B Rogulj (Dec-29-16) 1/2-1/2

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(born Aug-01-1951, 72 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Croatia)

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International Master and FIDE Instructor. Incorrectly rated 2920 as of 1 April 2013 as the world's top rated blitz player due to a mathematical error in FIDE's rating computation.

Last updated: 2018-08-01 06:16:30

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 page 1 of 16; games 1-25 of 384  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. B Rogulj vs V Bukal Sr  1-0261975ZagrebC05 French, Tarrasch
2. Marjanovic vs B Rogulj  1-0301975YUGB03 Alekhine's Defense
3. M M Novicevic vs B Rogulj  ½-½601976Yugoslav First LeagueD14 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav, Exchange Variation
4. B Rogulj vs P Milicevic  0-1581976Yugoslav First LeagueB33 Sicilian
5. M Karnar vs B Rogulj  ½-½411976Yugoslav First LeagueA14 English
6. B Rogulj vs M Cebalo  ½-½401976Yugoslav First LeagueB42 Sicilian, Kan
7. K Osmanovic vs B Rogulj  ½-½141976Yugoslav First LeagueA35 English, Symmetrical
8. B Rogulj vs M Knezevic  0-1411976Yugoslav First LeagueC71 Ruy Lopez
9. L Jovic vs B Rogulj  ½-½471976Yugoslav First LeagueB03 Alekhine's Defense
10. B Rogulj vs V Sokolov  ½-½671976Yugoslav First LeagueC45 Scotch Game
11. B Rogulj vs Z Gajic  1-0531976Yugoslav First LeagueC18 French, Winawer
12. S Cvetkovic vs B Rogulj  ½-½361977YUGA33 English, Symmetrical
13. B Rogulj vs M Vukic  ½-½401977Yugoslav ChampionshipB03 Alekhine's Defense
14. J Rukavina vs B Rogulj ½-½211977Yugoslav ChampionshipA00 Uncommon Opening
15. V Ivacic vs B Rogulj  0-1391977Yugoslav ChampionshipA36 English
16. B Rogulj vs D Ilievski  ½-½151977Yugoslav ChampionshipB48 Sicilian, Taimanov Variation
17. Janosevic vs B Rogulj  0-1531977Yugoslav ChampionshipB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
18. B Rogulj vs Z Mestrovic  ½-½91977Yugoslav ChampionshipC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
19. B Rogulj vs R Govedarica  1-0351977Yugoslav ChampionshipB33 Sicilian
20. B Rogulj vs B Ivanovic  0-1331977Yugoslav ChampionshipB62 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
21. V Kovacevic vs B Rogulj  ½-½411977Yugoslav ChampionshipD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
22. Marjanovic vs B Rogulj  ½-½601977Yugoslav ChampionshipB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
23. B Rogulj vs I Nemet  1-0231977Yugoslav ChampionshipB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
24. Ljubojevic vs B Rogulj  ½-½741977Yugoslav ChampionshipB03 Alekhine's Defense
25. B Rogulj vs M Knezevic  ½-½181977Yugoslav ChampionshipC55 Two Knights Defense
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-03-13  OEXPL: He has a blitz rating of 2940 in the FIDE april 2013 list and is thus Nr. 1... not bad at all.
Apr-15-13  IndigoViolet: <Rogulj's Blitzkrieg: A Long-lasting April Fool's Joke or a New Rating FIDE-ology?>

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