Number of games in database: 1,463
Years covered: 1991 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2539 (2568 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2615
Overall record: +584 -247 =574 (62.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
58 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
U Kavcic vs Pavasovic, 1998 0-1
Pavasovic vs D Zelenika, 2005 1-0
Pavasovic vs R Koemetter, 2000 1-0
J Cvitanic vs Pavasovic, 1993 0-1
Pavasovic vs M Spoljar, 2007 1-0
Pavasovic vs Z Susak, 1996 1-0
Pavasovic vs V Hamitevici, 2010 1-0
Pavasovic vs Carlsen, 2004 1-0
Pavasovic vs M Appleberry, 1994 1-0
Van Wely vs Pavasovic, 2007 0-1
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
Corus Group C (2004)
European Individual Championship (2007)
European Individual Championship (2008)
Bled Olympiad (2002)
36th Olympiad (2004)
37th Chess Olympiad (2006)
European Team Championship (2005)
EU-ch 4th (2003)
European Club Cup (2008)
6th European Individual Championship (2005)
Chess Olympiad (2010)
European Individual Championship (2010)
Pro Chess League (2018)
PRO League Group Stage (2019)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
Chessaholics Anonymous by southpawjinx
Dusko Pavasovic by TheAlchemist
2004 Wijk Aan Zee (group C) by gauer
1995 World Junior chess championship by gauer
1993 WYCC (open) U-18 by gauer
🏆 PRO League Group Stage
Pavasovic vs D Klein (Mar-14-19) 1-0, rapid
A Braun vs Pavasovic (Mar-14-19) 1-0, rapid
Pavasovic vs Fressinet (Mar-14-19) 0-1, rapid
M Cornette vs Pavasovic (Mar-14-19) 1-0, rapid
Pavasovic vs C Diaz Camallonga (Mar-14-19) 1/2-1/2, rapid
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Last updated: 2017-02-24 07:12:38
(born Oct-15-1976, 43 years old) Slovenia
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Dusko Pavasovic was born in Split, Croatia, but he plays for Slovenia. He has been a grandmaster since 1999, and has taken part in seven Olympiads. Pavasovic was Slovenian champion in 1999, 2006 and 2007. He is also a FIDE Trainer (2012).
Wikipedia article: Duško Pavasovič
| page 1 of 59; games 1-25 of 1,463
|1. S Nikolic vs Pavasovic
||0-1||45||1991||SLO-ch||C92 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|2. Pavasovic vs S Marjanovic
|| ||½-½||38||1991||SLO-ch||E01 Catalan, Closed|
|3. P Soln vs Pavasovic
|| ||1-0||50||1991||Pokljuka op||E77 King's Indian|
|4. Pavasovic vs Votava
|| ||0-1||44||1991||Stockerau op U18||B24 Sicilian, Closed|
|5. T Marinsek vs Pavasovic
|| ||1-0||53||1991||SLO-ch||C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|6. Pavasovic vs S Kecic
|| ||½-½||49||1991||SLO-ch||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|7. M Plajnsek vs Pavasovic
|| ||1-0||17||1991||Tournament team||C34 King's Gambit Accepted|
|8. Pavasovic vs V Zugaj
|| ||1-0||28||1991||Pokljuka op||D38 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin Variation|
|9. Z Janahi vs Pavasovic
|| ||1-0||29||1991||Stockerau op U18||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|10. M Lacic vs Pavasovic
|| ||½-½||21||1991||SLO-ch||A45 Queen's Pawn Game|
|11. Pavasovic vs M Cander
|| ||½-½||18||1991||SLO-ch||B04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern|
|12. D Pukl vs Pavasovic
|| ||½-½||30||1991||Pokljuka op||E61 King's Indian|
|13. S Cotuna vs Pavasovic
||0-1||13||1991||Stockerau op U18||E11 Bogo-Indian Defense|
|14. V Ivacic vs Pavasovic
|| ||1-0||35||1991||SLO-ch||A25 English|
|15. Pavasovic vs D Baric
|| ||0-1||29||1991||SLO-ch||B23 Sicilian, Closed|
|16. Pavasovic vs M Vesel
|| ||1-0||45||1991||Pokljuka op||B84 Sicilian, Scheveningen|
|17. Pavasovic vs A Vospernik
|| ||1-0||70||1991||SLO-ch||A16 English|
|18. Aljosa Erzen vs Pavasovic
|| ||0-1||30||1991||SLO-ch||E11 Bogo-Indian Defense|
|19. M Oberc vs Pavasovic
|| ||½-½||25||1991||SLO-ch||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|20. Pavasovic vs I Nonne
|| ||½-½||25||1991||Pokljuka op||C68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange|
|21. Pavasovic vs A Stimec
|| ||1-0||52||1991||SLO-ch||B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern|
|22. M Coklin vs Pavasovic
|| ||½-½||27||1991||SLO-ch||C47 Four Knights|
|23. Pavasovic vs D Sluckers
|| ||0-1||37||1992||EU-ch U16||B00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening|
|24. Pavasovic vs A Habibi
|| ||1-0||66||1992||Kecskemet3||A07 King's Indian Attack|
|25. Pavasovic vs J Barle
|| ||½-½||38||1992||Ljubljana op 3rd||C68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange|
| page 1 of 59; games 1-25 of 1,463
|Jul-31-04|| ||Giancarlo: Anyone know of this guy? |
|Jan-12-05|| ||Resignation Trap: Dusko Pavasovic was born October 15, 1976 and achieved the GM title in 1999. He has represented Slovenia in four Olympiads: Elista 1998, Istanbul 2000, Bled 2002 and Calvia 2004.|
Here is his webpage: http://users.volja.net/duskop/
He was the only player to defeat Magnus Carlsen at Corus 2003: Pavasovic vs Carlsen, 2004
|Feb-16-06|| ||BIDMONFA: Dusko Pavasovic|
|Feb-16-06|| ||WTHarvey: Here's a few puzzles from Dusko's games not given here: http://www.wtharvey.com/pava.html|
|Feb-16-06|| ||Honza Cervenka: Dusko Pavasovic is one of few 2600+ players who play regularly Scotch Game. His other speciality in opening repertoire is Sicilian Alapin variation B22 (1.e4 c5 2.c3).|
|Nov-01-06|| ||McCool: His record with the Sicilian, Alapin (B22), was 106-25-90!|
|Apr-10-07|| ||technical draw: Pavosovic...Anticipating the future. I think I have a VCR made by this guy.|
|Oct-15-08|| ||brankat: Happy Birthday Dusko!|
|Oct-31-08|| ||gambitfan: A nice miniature he played (Smith-Morra declined , Alapin Barmen,...)|
|Oct-06-09|| ||Katu: TD: Yeah...|
|Feb-11-10|| ||technical draw: Pavasovic is an 1.e4 player and a RLE player with 5.Nc3 like Lasker and Alekhine.|
|Jul-27-10|| ||GrahamClayton: <Honza Cervenka>His other speciality in opening repertoire is Sicilian Alapin variation B22 (1.e4 c5 2.c3).|
One of his pet lines in the Alapin Sicilian is the pawn sacrifice 8.♗b3, shown to great effect in the following game:
Pavasovic vs I Kurnosov, 2003
|Mar-09-14|| ||Everett: Much like Sveshnikov regarding the opening.|
|Oct-15-15|| ||Autoreparaturwerkbau: It is really nice to see my compatriote (Slovenian) to represent the Chessgames' Player of the day.|
|Oct-15-15|| ||waustad: He has played for Schachclub Mpoe Maria Saal for many years in the Austrian Bundesliga.|
|Oct-15-15|| ||CountryGirl: A relatively little known player, but highly successful, especially with his white repertoire. Some 68% with c3 Sicilian and 70% with the Scotch(!) Happy birthday, Dusko.|
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