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Goran Arsovic
Number of games in database: 140
Years covered: 1989 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2392 (2492 rapid, 2327 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2504

Overall record: +26 -24 =71 (50.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 19 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 King's Indian (12) 
    E64 E67 E62 E68 E60
 Queen's Gambit Declined (10) 
    D37 D38 D39 D30
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    D02 A40 A45 E00 A41
 Orthodox Defense (8) 
    D58 D55 D56 D67 D52
 Queen's Indian (6) 
    E12 E17 E15
 Semi-Slav (5) 
    D45 D47 D46
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (33) 
    B90 B50 B22 B52 B53
 King's Indian (15) 
    E94 E61 E81 E62 E95
 Sicilian Najdorf (12) 
    B90 B97 B92 B99 B95
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   I Nikolic vs G Arsovic, 1989 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   European Championship (2009)
   Karpos Open (2015)
   European Championship (2019)

   🏆 Serbian League
   I Ivanisevic vs G Arsovic (Aug-30-19) 1-0
   G Arsovic vs R Markus (Aug-29-19) 1/2-1/2
   S Tomerlin vs G Arsovic (Mar-28-19) 1-0
   G Arsovic vs Ahmet Utku Uzumcu (Mar-27-19) 1-0
   J Eric vs G Arsovic (Mar-26-19) 1-0

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(born Nov-08-1967, 54 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Serbia)

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International Master, twin brother of Zoran Arsovic.

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 147  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. I Nikolic vs G Arsovic ½-½2551989BelgradeE95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
2. G Arsovic vs Barsov  ½-½251991Cansys IM-AD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
3. G Arsovic vs Matulovic  ½-½191994YUG-ch sfA87 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation
4. G Arsovic vs Timoshenko  ½-½671995Belgrade TrakoA15 English
5. Romanishin vs G Arsovic  1-0511996YUG-ch opA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
6. G Arsovic vs Matulovic 1-0351997YUG CupA15 English
7. G Arsovic vs Matulovic  ½-½101997YUG-chTA87 Dutch, Leningrad, Main Variation
8. G Arsovic vs Matulovic  ½-½151998Serbian-ch 29thA09 Reti Opening
9. G Arsovic vs Miroslav Markovic  ½-½581998Serbian-ch 29thE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
10. G Vojinovic vs G Arsovic  1-0541999Belgrade schevB22 Sicilian, Alapin
11. G Vojinovic vs G Arsovic  ½-½112001YUG-chTA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
12. G Arsovic vs D Lekic  1-0482001YUG-chTD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
13. G Arsovic vs M Vukic  1-0692001YUG-chTA15 English
14. I Marinkovic vs G Arsovic  ½-½92001YUG-chTA39 English, Symmetrical, Main line with d4
15. G Arsovic vs B Miljanic  1-0342001YUG-chTE66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
16. N Djukic vs G Arsovic  ½-½342001YUG-chTE81 King's Indian, Samisch
17. G Arsovic vs D Pavlovic  ½-½222001YUG-chTD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
18. V Jeremic vs G Arsovic  ½-½322001TCh-YUG FinalA48 King's Indian
19. G Vojinovic vs G Arsovic  ½-½762001TCh-YUG FinalA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
20. G Arsovic vs Paunovic  ½-½452001TCh-YUG FinalD76 Neo-Grunfeld, Nxd5, 7.O-O Nb6
21. Paunovic vs G Arsovic  1-0342001TCh-YUG FinalA05 Reti Opening
22. M Popchev vs G Arsovic  ½-½172001TSGMA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
23. G Arsovic vs Sahovic  1-0432001TSGMD67 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Bd3 line
24. D Milanovic vs G Arsovic  ½-½292001TSGME81 King's Indian, Samisch
25. E Weinzettl vs G Arsovic  ½-½272001TSGMD02 Queen's Pawn Game
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Kibitzer's Corner
May-16-04  SamusAran: Quite a variety of game lengths- from 8 to 255
Nov-08-06  BIDMONFA: Goran Arsovic


Nov-08-06  BaranDuin: This man seems to draw quite a lot of games
Nov-08-06  2021: He drawed 41 times out of his 60 games.
Feb-07-09  WhiteRook48: this guy won 50% of the time
May-30-09  fref: <SamusAran:<Quite a variety of game lengths- from 8 to 255>>

It is actually from 4 to 269.

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  Tabanus: IM Goran Arsovic, Serbia, born 8 November 1967. Now rated 2434,

IM in 1994. Rated 2540 in 1997 (world no. 217), 2504 in Jan. 2008.

Twin brother of IM Zoran Arsovic. Famous for the game I Nikolic vs G Arsovic, 1989 (255 moves, most other sources: 269 moves) which ended in a draw after 20 hours and 15 minutes.


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  Tabanus: 5th in Srebrno Jezero (Serbia) 19-27 June 2010:

Nov-08-10  celessar: Why does he have so many drawn games of a dozen moves or less? I don't understand why the game is not played to an outcome..?
Apr-17-11  BobCrisp: As the saying went in Yugoslavian circles: better <Arsovic>, than arsenic.

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