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Radovan Govedarica
Number of games in database: 45
Years covered: 1976 to 2016
Last FIDE rating: 2314 (2331 rapid, 2256 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2445

Overall record: +13 -23 =9 (38.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (12) 
    B22 B81 B92 B80 B32
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (5) 
    B21 B67 B33 B32 B22
 French Defense (4) 
    C11 C10 C04
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   R Govedarica vs Van Wely, 1989 1-0
   R Govedarica vs Marjanovic, 1982 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Club Cup (2016)

   🏆 XXX Belgrade Trophy
   Damljanovic vs R Govedarica (Nov-26-16) 1-0
   R Govedarica vs R Szuhanek (Nov-12-16) 1-0
   T M Georgescu vs R Govedarica (Nov-11-16) 1/2-1/2
   Vyacheslav Samsonov vs R Govedarica (Nov-10-16) 1/2-1/2
   R Govedarica vs D Vocaturo (Nov-09-16) 1/2-1/2

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(born Feb-14-1948, 73 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Serbia)

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International Master (1980).

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 45  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. R Govedarica vs Marjanovic  0-1451976Vrnjacka BanjaB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
2. Ljubojevic vs R Govedarica  ½-½451977YUG-chA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
3. A Planinc vs R Govedarica  0-1381977YUG-chB33 Sicilian
4. Andersson vs R Govedarica  1-0471977VrbasA04 Reti Opening
5. Gligoric vs R Govedarica  ½-½161977VrbasE53 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3
6. R Govedarica vs Matulovic  0-1351977VrbasB32 Sicilian
7. R Govedarica vs Uhlmann  0-1411977VrbasC05 French, Tarrasch
8. Smejkal vs R Govedarica  1-0401977VrbasA17 English
9. Plachetka vs R Govedarica  1-0411978OdzaciC04 French, Tarrasch, Guimard Main line
10. R Govedarica vs N Minev  0-1641978OdzaciB30 Sicilian
11. Matulovic vs R Govedarica 1-0601978OdzaciC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
12. R Govedarica vs Velimirovic 0-1361980YUG-chA46 Queen's Pawn Game
13. B Ivanovic vs R Govedarica  0-1601982RakovicaB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
14. R Govedarica vs Marjanovic  1-0411982RakovicaD03 Torre Attack (Tartakower Variation)
15. Plachetka vs R Govedarica  ½-½181984BelgradeA40 Queen's Pawn Game
16. Matulovic vs R Govedarica  1-0331986Vrnjacka BanjaB01 Scandinavian
17. R Govedarica vs Ftacnik  0-1351987Baden-Baden opB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
18. R Govedarica vs Plachetka  1-0321987Tirnavia-AB40 Sicilian
19. R Govedarica vs I Stohl  0-1391987Tirnavia-AB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
20. R Govedarica vs Robatsch  ½-½411987Tirnavia-AB22 Sicilian, Alapin
21. Smagin vs R Govedarica  1-0401987Tirnavia-AD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
22. Jansa vs R Govedarica  ½-½821987Tirnavia-AB10 Caro-Kann
23. R Govedarica vs Mokry  1-0561987Tirnavia-AB81 Sicilian, Scheveningen, Keres Attack
24. R Govedarica vs Van Wely  1-0481989Belfort opB07 Pirc
25. M Bajovic vs R Govedarica  1-0441990YUG-chT FLB22 Sicilian, Alapin
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  Tabanus: IM Radovan Govedarica, Serbia, born 14 February 1948. Now rated 2377,

IM in 1980. Rated 2483 in 2000. Chessmetrics has him at 2549 in 1989 (world no. 146). French player.

Shared winner of Biel Masters Open 1976.

Sensational winner of the "Remembering Bobby Fischer" rapid tournament in Pancevo, Serbia 31 Jan. 2009:



[Event "Novi Sad op"]
[Date "1988.07.??"]
[Round "4"]
[White "Govedarica, Radovan"]
[Black "Eingorn, Vereslav S"]
[Result "1-0"]
[WhiteElo "2415"]
[BlackElo "2570"]

1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 e6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 a6 5.Bd3 Nf6 6.O-O Qc7 7.Qe2 Bc5 8.Nb3 Be7 9.c4 d6 10.Nc3 O-O 11.Bd2 b6 12.Nd4 Bb7 13.Kh1 Nc6 14.Nxc6 Bxc6 15.Rae1 Qb7 16.a4 Nd7 17.b4 Qc8 18.f4 a5 19.bxa5 bxa5 20.Nb5 Nc5 21.Bc2 Re8 22.Bc3 Bf8 23.Qd2 Qb7 24.e5 dxe5 25.fxe5 Be4 26.Rxe4 Nxe4 27.Qd3 f5 28.exf6 Nxf6 29.Qg3 Kh8 30.Nc7 Be7 31.Nxe8 Rxe8 32.Qh4 Bd8 33.Be5 Kg8 34.c5 h6 35.Qc4 Qd5 36.Qc3 Be7 37.c6 Bb4 38.Qg3 1-0

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  Tabanus: Winner today of the tournament "Pojedinacno prvenstvo Beograda 2010",, congratulations!

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  Tabanus: 4th in Srebrno Jezero (Serbia) 19-27 June 2010:

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