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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 B46 B62
 French Defense (13) 
    C19 C14 C10 C05 C03
 Caro-Kann (8) 
    B11 B10 B13 B14
 Sicilian Najdorf (8) 
    B92 B90 B94 B93
 Sicilian Scheveningen (6) 
    B80 B81 B85
 Scotch Game (6) 
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (25) 
    C64 C78 C92 C93 C97
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (9) 
    C99 C97 C93 C92 C86
 Sicilian (8) 
    B87 B27 B93 B76 B33
 French Defense (6) 
    C11 C18 C07 C13 C05
 English, 1 c4 e5 (5) 
    A20 A26 A29 A21
 Two Knights (4) 
    C57 C56
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Padevsky vs H Messing, 1973 0-1
   S Ivankovic vs H Messing, 2007 0-1
   H Messing vs P Dely, 1968 1-0
   B Ivanovic vs H Messing, 1973 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Timisoara (1972)
   Yugoslav Championship (1969)

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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 164  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. T Rakic vs H Messing 0-1331966YUGC57 Two Knights
2. H Messing vs Gipslis  0-1311968BelgradeB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
3. Velimirovic vs H Messing  0-1281968BelgradeC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
4. M Ujtelky vs H Messing  0-1471968BelgradeA20 English
5. T Rakic vs H Messing  0-1361968BelgradeA47 Queen's Indian
6. H Messing vs M Yoffie 1-0251968BelgradeB67 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer Attack, 7...a6 Defense, 8...Bd7
7. H Messing vs Minic  ½-½231968BelgradeB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. H Messing vs P Dely  1-0141968BelgradeB10 Caro-Kann
9. H Messing vs D Andric  1-0101968BelgradeC43 Petrov, Modern Attack
10. Bukic vs H Messing  ½-½131968BelgradeD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
11. Janosevic vs H Messing  1-0371968BelgradeE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
12. Kurajica vs H Messing  ½-½241968BelgradeC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
13. S Martinovic vs H Messing  0-1331968BelgradeC78 Ruy Lopez
14. H Messing vs D Gliksman  1-0351968YUG-ch 23thC45 Scotch Game
15. A Bradvarevic vs H Messing  ½-½211968YUG-ch 23thC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
16. H Messing vs A Planinc 1-0691968YUG-ch 23thC45 Scotch Game
17. Parma vs H Messing  1-0391968YUG-ch 23thC05 French, Tarrasch
18. H Messing vs M Vukic  1-0481968YUG-ch 23thB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
19. B Ivanovic vs H Messing 1-0281968YUG-ch 23thB87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with ...a6 and ...b5
20. Janosevic vs H Messing  0-1471968YUG-ch 23thC78 Ruy Lopez
21. H Messing vs P Ostojic  ½-½141968YUG-ch 23thE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
22. H Messing vs J Stupica  ½-½161968YUG-ch 23thB11 Caro-Kann, Two Knights, 3...Bg4
23. Matulovic vs H Messing ½-½461968YUG-ch 23thC81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
24. H Messing vs Bukic  ½-½201968YUG-ch 23thB80 Sicilian, Scheveningen
25. H Messing vs Forintos 0-1201968HUN-YUGC45 Scotch Game
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 164  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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