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Ljubomir Biljanic wins Niš Open 2013

Serbian FM Ljubomir Biljanic grabbed the winner’s trophy at the Niš Open 2013 that took place on 21st – 28th March at the “Dom gluvih” in Nis, Serbia.

Biljanic got 7.5 points in 9 rounds, the same as IM Miroslav Miljkovic, but edged him on tiebreaks to win the first prize. Seven players tied with 6 points, but Nemanja Zivkovic had the best tiebreak score to obtain the third place.

The total prize fund amounted to 150,000 dinars (approx. 1,800 US dollars). The first three players got 40,000, 20,000 and 15,000 dinars, respectively. There were also special prizes for young players and veterans.

Official website

Nis, Serbia

Final Standings:

1 FM Biljanic Ljubomir SRB 2322 7.5
2 IM Miljkovic Miroslav D SRB 2466 7.5
3 MK Zivkovic Nemanja SRB 2237 6.0
4 IM Kostic Nebojsa SRB 2306 6.0
5 IM Raicevic Ivica SRB 2256 6.0
6 IM Ilic Zoran S SRB 2293 6.0
7 FM Jovic Stanoje SRB 2338 6.0
8 IM Djukic Zeljko SRB 2397 6.0
9 MK Ilic Slobodan S SRB 2109 6.0
10 MK Rasic Jovan SRB 2015 5.5
11 IM Maksimovic Branimir SRB 2442 5.5
12 MK Livaja Mario SRB 2230 5.5
13 MK Stojiljkovic Stefan SRB 2034 5.5
14 MK Djordjevic Vuk SRB 2140 5.0
15 FM Mitrovic Darko R SRB 2259 5.0
16 MK Arandjelovic Aleksandar Z SRB 1967 5.0
17 MK Majstorovic Dusan SRB 2041 5.0
18 FM Radoja Djordje SRB 2222 5.0
19 MK Djuric Ranko SRB 2103 5.0
20 I Radovanovic Danko SRB 1876 5.0
21 FM Ristic Nebojsa B SRB 2309 4.5
22 MK Perunovic Ljubivoje SRB 1962 4.5
23 WIM Velickovski-Nejkovic Maja SRB 2137 4.5
24 WFM Nikolic Mila SRB 1917 4.5
25 I Krstic Zoran SRB 1897 4.5
26 MK Stojkovic Zoran SRB 1962 4.0
27 MK Krstic Aca SRB 1946 4.0
28 MK Djokovic Nenad SRB 1917 4.0
29 I Nikic Dragan SRB 1870 4.0
30 Djoric Krsta SLO 1851 4.0
31 I Stojadinovic Tomislav SRB 1836 4.0
32 MK Vasic Zarko SRB 2090 3.5
33 I Djordjevic Lazar SRB 1661 3.5
34 I Krstic Mihailo SRB 1925 3.5
35 I Cvetkovic Zoran SRB 1841 3.5
36 MK Zdravkovic Dragan S SRB 1913 3.0
37 II Stamenkovic Nikola SRB 0 3.0
38 III Stojiljkovic Tamara SRB 1774 3.0
39 II Zlatkovic Budimir SRB 0 3.0
40 II Miklos Filip SRB 0 2.5
41 III Djordjevic Luka SRB 0 2.5
42 Marjanovic Zvezdan M SRB 0 2.5
43 I Ivanovic Veljko SRB 1809 2.5
44 II Andjelkovic Danijela SRB 0 2.5
45 MK Todorovic Nenad I SRB 2100 2.0
46 MK Necevski Aleksandar SRB 2277 2.0
47 FM Markovic Marko SRB 2292 0.0
48 Rancic Danijela SRB 1859 0.0

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