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Petar Popovic
Number of games in database: 583
Years covered: 1974 to 2013
Last FIDE rating: 2431 (2504 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2560

Overall record: +160 -126 =297 (52.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (138) 
    B91 B32 B58 B76 B42
 Ruy Lopez (52) 
    C92 C96 C78 C80 C89
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (31) 
    C92 C96 C89 C97 C99
 French Defense (27) 
    C07 C05 C03 C09 C02
 French Tarrasch (26) 
    C07 C05 C03 C09 C04
 Sicilian Najdorf (24) 
    B91 B90 B92
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (117) 
    B89 B60 B63 B90 B57
 Grunfeld (47) 
    D85 D91 D97 D86 D76
 English (43) 
    A15 A16 A17 A14 A12
 Sicilian Richter-Rauser (40) 
    B60 B63 B67 B68 B64
 Queen's Indian (19) 
    E12 E15 E18
 Sicilian Najdorf (18) 
    B90 B98 B92 B95 B91
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   P Popovic vs Marjanovic, 1979 1-0
   P Popovic vs Rajkovic, 1980 1-0
   P Popovic vs M Lazic, 1993 1-0
   P Popovic vs P Schlosser, 1992 1-0
   P Popovic vs D Kosic, 1992 1-0
   P Popovic vs Seirawan, 1987 1-0
   Timman vs P Popovic, 1989 1/2-1/2
   P Popovic vs Piskov, 1989 1/2-1/2
   P Popovic vs Bagirov, 1989 1-0
   P Popovic vs I Rogers, 1987 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Novi Sad (1981)
   Yugoslav Championship (1995)
   Novi Sad (1982)
   Novi Sad (1984)
   Zagreb / Rijeka (1985)
   Novi Sad (1979)
   Subotica Interzonal (1987)
   Bosna GM Tournament (1985)
   Bundesliga 2009/10 (2009)
   Kostic Memorial (1981)
   GMA World Cup Open (1989)
   Dubai Olympiad (1986)
   Moscow Olympiad (1994)
   Manila Interzonal (1990)
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1988)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Hastings (1980/81) by Chessical

   🏆 TCh-SRB Premier
   P Popovic vs V Ivic (Sep-03-17) 1-0
   P Lombaers vs P Popovic (Sep-29-13) 0-1
   P Popovic vs L Vanstreels (Dec-16-12) 1/2-1/2
   M Saltaev vs P Popovic (Apr-15-12) 1/2-1/2
   P Popovic vs C Scholz (Apr-14-12) 1-0

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(born Feb-14-1959, 63 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Serbia)

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Petar Popovic was born on the 14th of February 1959 in Orlovat, Yugoslavia. Awarded the IM title in 1977, he became a GM in 1981. In tournaments he was 1st= at Pecs 1980, 1st= at Novi Sad 1981, 2nd= at Novi Sad 1984, 1st= at Bor 1985, 2nd= at Cannes 1986, 1st= at Pucarevo 1987 and 4th= at Belgrade 1987. He played on the Yugoslav Olympiad teams of 1986 and 1988 and drew a match with Maia Chiburdanidze (+1, =6, -1) in 1986. Champion of Yugoslavia in 1995.

Wikipedia article: Petar Popović (chess player)

Last updated: 2021-09-27 04:36:13

 page 1 of 27; games 1-25 of 672  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. P Popovic vs Boras  1-0371974YugoslaviaB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
2. P Popovic vs Hort  0-1461976Novi SadA00 Uncommon Opening
3. Velimirovic vs P Popovic 1-0361976Novi SadB89 Sicilian
4. Smejkal vs P Popovic  ½-½181976Novi SadA51 Budapest Gambit
5. P Popovic vs Mikka Nakano  1-0191976W/EU-ch U20 7677C49 Four Knights
6. P Popovic vs Yusupov  0-1471977Wch U20A00 Uncommon Opening
7. P Popovic vs Gligoric  0-1331979YUG-chT 31stA07 King's Indian Attack
8. D Gliksman vs P Popovic 0-1111979WroclawB06 Robatsch
9. P Popovic vs K Pytel  ½-½351979TrstenikC26 Vienna
10. P Popovic vs Taimanov  ½-½311979WroclawA07 King's Indian Attack
11. Ciric vs P Popovic  1-0231979TrstenikB53 Sicilian
12. P Popovic vs Marjanovic 1-0261979YUG-chT 31stB50 Sicilian
13. P Popovic vs S Djuric  ½-½351979Yugoslav ChampionshipC25 Vienna
14. Janosevic vs P Popovic  1-0391979Yugoslav ChampionshipD74 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O
15. P Popovic vs G Antunac  ½-½261979Yugoslav ChampionshipA08 King's Indian Attack
16. V Arapovic vs P Popovic 1-0431979Yugoslav ChampionshipB06 Robatsch
17. P Popovic vs B Vulicevic  1-0791979Yugoslav ChampionshipB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
18. J Rukavina vs P Popovic  0-1811979Yugoslav ChampionshipA05 Reti Opening
19. P Popovic vs N Kelecevic  ½-½401979Yugoslav ChampionshipB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
20. Velimirovic vs P Popovic  ½-½431979Yugoslav ChampionshipE81 King's Indian, Samisch
21. P Popovic vs V Bukal Sr  1-0541979Yugoslav ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
22. Marjanovic vs P Popovic  ½-½251979Yugoslav ChampionshipE81 King's Indian, Samisch
23. P Popovic vs B Maksimovic  ½-½81979Yugoslav ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
24. M Bjelajac vs P Popovic  ½-½81979Yugoslav ChampionshipB06 Robatsch
25. Rajkovic vs P Popovic  1-0571979Novi SadA16 English
 page 1 of 27; games 1-25 of 672  PGN Download
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Quinteros vs P Popovic, 1982


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