ŠK Bosna

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ŠK Bosna
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Founded1960
Based inSarajevo
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ŠK Bosna, or Šahovski klub Bosna is a chess club from Sarajevo Canton, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The club is part of the University Sport Society USD Bosna (Bosnian: Univerzitetsko sportsko društvo Bosna). This club has achieved considerable success at competitions on the international stage.

Every May the club organizes an international chess tournament. In 2010 this was the 40th time it did so.[1] [2]

History[edit]

The club was founded in 1960, under the name ŠK Iskra. After joining USD Bosna, the club changed its name to ŠK Bosna on July 15, 1976.

  • Yugoslavian Chess Club Cup:
    • Winners (7) 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1990, 1991

European Chess Club Cup:

    • Winners (4) 1994, 1999, 2000, 2002

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