3rd Saturday Chess Tournaments in Djenovici, Montenegro


The "Third Saturday - Djenovici Montenegro" International tournaments kicked off yesterday at Hotel Milena in Herceg Novi, Montenegro, and will continue until 25th February.

A total of 28 players are competing across three sections: GM group (10-player round robin), IM group (10-player round robin) and FM group (8-player double round robin).

GM group:
GM Lazic Miroljub SRB 2496
GM Dizdarevic Emir BIH 2461
GM Drasko Milan MNE 2452
IM Ostojic Nikola SRB 2449
GM Ivanovic Bozidar MNE 2420
Bick Gabriel USA 2403
FM Tomic Aleksandar MNE 2359
FM Strugnell Carl WLS 2330
FM Srinath Rao S.V. IND 2278
FM Sukovic Andrej MNE 2262

IM group:
IM Sredojevic Ivan SRB 2351
FM Pecurica Milos MNE 2334
IM Farkas Tibor SRB 2317
IM Radlovacki Jovan SRB 2307
FM Kecskemeti Arpad SRB 2284
FM Lundin Jan SWE 2270
FM Kumar Nikhil USA 2258
FM Popadic Dragan MNE 2171
Mikavica Mirko SRB 2154
Radovic Stefan SWE 2084

FM group:
Viskic Pavisa CRO 2207
Kumar Naman USA 2004
Molnar Gabor Roland SRB 1960
Farkas Sandor I SRB 1952
Lazarevic Zoran MNE 1867
Tomic Danilo MNE 1653
Radosevic Nevena MNE 1589
Ermolaeva Ekaterina FID 0

The tournaments “Third Saturday” (round robin closed tournaments) are suitable for players who want to achieve ELO points and/or GM and IM norms. Starting dates for events in 2018 are: 17 Feb, 17 March, 21 April, 19 May.

The series will include the following events:

  • GM group (2381-2450 ELO), 9-11 games, 90 min for 40 moves, plus 30 min till the end, with 30 sec increment from the start
  • IM group (2231-2300 ELO), 9-11 games, 90 min for 40 moves, plus 30 min till the end, with 30 sec increment from the start
  • FM A group (1900-2100 ELO)
  • FM B (Development) group (1600-1800 ELO)

The playing venue will be Hotel Milena (Fanfani) 3*** Djenovici, Herceg Novi, Montenegro.

Interested players can contact:
FM Goran Tomic
Third Saturday Chess Tournaments organizer
Viber, WhatsApp +382 67 301 030
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Djenovici is a small touristic place, located 7 km from Herceg-Novi, with around 1300 residents. Situated at the mouth of the Tivat aquatorium of Boka Kotorska gulf, with 2km of long curved coast, Djenovici is one of the most beautiful villages in the Gulf.

Two major airports in Tivat and Dubrovnik are located very near Herceg Novi. Tivat: 22 km, Dubrovnik (Cilipi): 32 km