Ivan Šarić (chess player)

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Ivan Šarić
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Ivan Šarić and Valentina Golubenko at the World Youth Chess Championship in Vũng Tàu, Vietnam, October 30, 2008
Country Croatia
Born 17 August 1990
Title Grandmaster
FIDE rating 2614 (January 2013)[1]
Peak rating 2651 (January 2012)[1]

Ivan Šarić (born 17 August 1990) is a Croatian chess Grandmaster. He is the 2007 U18 European Youth Chess Champion[2] and the 2008 U18 World Youth Chess Champion.[3][4] In 2011 he tied for 2nd-7th with Julio Granda, Aleksander Delchev, Maxim Turov, Pablo Almagro Llamas and Mihail Marin the 31st Villa de Benasque Open.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ivan Šarić rating card at FIDE. Retrieved on April 6, 2011.
  2. ^ Valery Golubenko (October 8, 2007). "New record for the European Youth Chess Championships". chessbase.com. Retrieved 2008-11-02. 
  3. ^ P. Smolčić (October 30, 2008). "Šahovska senzacija iz Splita: Ivan Šarić svjetski prvak" (in Croatian). Slobodna Dalmacija. Retrieved 2008-11-02. 
  4. ^ Mateo Ivić (October 30, 2008). "Ivan Šarić postao juniorski prvak svijeta u šahu" (in Croatian). 24 sata. Retrieved 2008-11-02. 
  5. ^ "Tigran Petrosian Victorious in Benasque Open". Chessdom. Retrieved 17 July 2011. 

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