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Hrvoje Messing
Number of games in database: 164
Years covered: 1966 to 2007
Last FIDE rating: 2310
Highest rating achieved in database: 2359

Overall record: +52 -45 =67 (52.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (35) 
    B92 B45 B80 B62 B43
 French Defense (13) 
    C14 C19 C10 C07 C11
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B92 B90 B93 B94
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B11 B10 B13 B14
 Sicilian Taimanov (6) 
    B45 B46
 Scotch Game (6) 
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (26) 
    C64 C92 C97 C99 C78
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (10) 
    C92 C97 C99 C93 C86
 Sicilian (8) 
    B87 B42 B67 B27 B93
 French Defense (6) 
    C07 C18 C01 C05 C13
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A20 A21 A26 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
   B Ivanovic vs H Messing, 1973 0-1
   H Messing vs D Andric, 1968 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Varna (1973)
   Belgrade (1968)
   Timisoara (1972)
   Yugoslav Championship (1979)
   Sarajevo (1971)
   Yugoslav Championship (1969)
   Yugoslav Championship (1980)

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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.

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 page 1 of 8; games 1-25 of 178  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Messing vs D Gliksman  0-1191956Yugoslav Junior ChampionshipA96 Dutch, Classical Variation
2. O Pavlenko vs H Messing  1-0301961Junior International TournamentE71 King's Indian, Makagonov System (5.h3)
3. H Messing vs A Tomson  0-1201961Junior International TournamentE83 King's Indian, Samisch
4. H Messing vs Savon  0-1161961Junior International TournamentB98 Sicilian, Najdorf
5. H Messing vs A I Zakharov  1-0311961Junior International TournamentC87 Ruy Lopez
6. K Grigorian vs H Messing  0-1141961Junior International TournamentC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
7. P Kranjc vs H Messing  0-1471966Yugoslav First LeagueC47 Four Knights
8. T Rakic vs H Messing 0-1331966Yugoslav First LeagueC57 Two Knights
9. D Ugrinovic vs H Messing  1-0311966Serbian ChampionshipB50 Sicilian
10. Janosevic vs H Messing  1-0371968BelgradeE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
11. Velimirovic vs H Messing  0-1281968BelgradeC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
12. M Ujtelky vs H Messing  0-1471968BelgradeA20 English
13. T Rakic vs H Messing  0-1361968BelgradeA47 Queen's Indian
14. H Messing vs M Yoffie 1-0251968BelgradeB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
15. H Messing vs D Minic  ½-½231968BelgradeB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
16. H Messing vs P Dely  1-0141968BelgradeB10 Caro-Kann
17. S Martinovic vs H Messing  0-1331968BelgradeC78 Ruy Lopez
18. B Kurajica vs H Messing  ½-½241968BelgradeC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
19. H Messing vs Gipslis  0-1311968BelgradeB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
20. E Bukic vs H Messing  ½-½131968BelgradeD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
21. H Messing vs D Andric  1-0101968BelgradeC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
22. H Messing vs D Gliksman  1-0351968Yugoslav ChampionshipC45 Scotch Game
23. A Bradvarevic vs H Messing  ½-½211968Yugoslav ChampionshipC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
24. H Messing vs A Planinc 1-0691968Yugoslav ChampionshipC45 Scotch Game
25. Parma vs H Messing  1-0391968Yugoslav ChampionshipC05 French, Tarrasch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-11-07  xeroxmachine: You dont know Hrvoje Messing with...
Jan-24-09  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.
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  perfidious: Messing about can be fun in the right circumstances.

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