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Hrvoje Messing
Number of games in database: 163
Years covered: 1966 to 2007
Last FIDE rating: 2310
Highest rating achieved in database: 2359

Overall record: +52 -45 =66 (52.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (35) 
    B92 B45 B80 B77 B81
 French Defense (13) 
    C14 C19 C10 C05 C09
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B92 B93 B90 B94
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B11 B10 B13 B14
 Sicilian Scheveningen (6) 
    B80 B81 B85
 Sicilian Taimanov (6) 
    B45 B46
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (25) 
    C64 C97 C92 C93 C78
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (9) 
    C93 C92 C97 C99 C86
 Sicilian (8) 
    B87 B93 B33 B42 B76
 French Defense (6) 
    C05 C18 C07 C13 C01
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A20 A26 A21 A29
 Two Knights (4) 
    C57 C56
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Padevsky vs H Messing, 1973 0-1
   H Messing vs P Dely, 1968 1-0
   S Ivankovic vs H Messing, 2007 0-1
   H Messing vs M Bertok, 1969 1/2-1/2

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(born Jul-26-1940, died Jan-10-2012, 71 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Croatia)

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He was an IM.

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 163  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. T Rakic vs H Messing 0-1331966YUGC57 Two Knights
2. Velimirovic vs H Messing  0-1281968BelgradeC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
3. S Martinovic vs H Messing  0-1331968BelgradeC78 Ruy Lopez
4. Ujtelky vs H Messing  0-1471968BelgradeA20 English
5. Kurajica vs H Messing  ½-½241968BelgradeC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
6. T Rakic vs H Messing  0-1361968BelgradeA47 Queen's Indian
7. Janosevic vs H Messing  1-0371968BelgradeE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
8. H Messing vs M Yoffie 1-0251968BelgradeB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
9. Bukic vs H Messing  ½-½131968BelgradeD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
10. H Messing vs Minic  ½-½231968BelgradeB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
11. H Messing vs D Andric  1-0101968BeogradC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
12. H Messing vs Gipslis  0-1311968BelgradeB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
13. H Messing vs P Dely  1-0141968BelgradeB10 Caro-Kann
14. H Messing vs D Gliksman  1-0351968YUG-ch 23rdC45 Scotch Game
15. A Bradvarevic vs H Messing  ½-½211968YUG-ch 23rdC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
16. H Messing vs A Planinc 1-0691968YUG-ch 23rdC45 Scotch Game
17. Parma vs H Messing  1-0391968YUG-ch 23rdC05 French, Tarrasch
18. H Messing vs M Vukic  1-0481968YUG-ch 23rdB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
19. B Ivanovic vs H Messing 1-0281968YUG-ch 23rdB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
20. Janosevic vs H Messing  0-1471968YUG-ch 23rdC78 Ruy Lopez
21. H Messing vs P Ostojic  ½-½141968YUG-ch 23rdE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
22. H Messing vs J Stupica  ½-½161968YUG-ch 23rdB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
23. Matulovic vs H Messing ½-½461968YUG-ch 23rdC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
24. H Messing vs Bukic  ½-½201968YUG-ch 23rdB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
25. H Messing vs G Forintos 0-1201968HUN-YUGC45 Scotch Game
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 163  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-11-07  xeroxmachine: You dont know Hrvoje Messing with...
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Quit Messing around! :D
Jan-24-09  WhiteRook48: Messing Messed up in some games
Jul-25-09  Xeroxx: What a mess.
Jun-28-14  Volcanus:
Jun-28-14  waustad: Thank you <Volcanus>. It appears his bio needs to be updated. If I'm guessing correctly while trying to understand a language I don't speak, the date of his demise was "10. siječnja 2012", though I don't know what month that is.
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: Messing about can be fun in the right circumstances.

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