GM Evgeny Gleizerov with perfect score in Third Saturday Djenovici Print
Friday, 29 December 2017 15:18

The International IM and FM tournaments "Third Saturday - Djenovici Montenegro" took place from 16-25th December at Hotel Milena in Herceg Novi, Montenegro.

The tournament format of the IM event was 9-round Swiss and it was valid for FIDE title norms.

Russian Grandmaster Evgeny Gleizerov demolished the opposition to finish the tournament with perfect 9/9 score.

Second is young talent FM Velimir Ivic who collected 7 points to earn his final third IM norm and necessary elo-points.

Velimir Ivic and Evgeny Gleizerov

Final standings:
1. GM Gleizerov Evgeny RUS 2490 - 9
2. FM Ivic Velimir SRB 2344 - 7
3. GM Nikcevic Nebojsa MNE 2434 - 6
4. FM Petijevic Vaso MNE 2261 - 5
5-6. Nikolic Nebojsa MNE 2334 and FM Bujisic Vlastimir MNE 2194 - 4
7. IM Kontic Djordjije MNE 2314 - 3.5
8. FM Miljkovic Milan BIH 2163 - 3
9. Dolgun Can TUR 2055 - 2
10. Lazarevic Zoran MNE 1857 - 1.5

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: 20 Jan, 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