Matej Šebenik

Matej Šebenik (born 28 August 1983) is a Slovene chess player. He was awarded the title of Grandmaster (GM) by FIDE in 2012. He won the Slovenian Chess Championship in 2014.[2] In 2009, he won the San Sebastián tournament.[3]

Matej Šebenik
Sebenik,Matej 2019 Radenci.jpg
Mitropa Cup 2019
Country Slovenia
Born (1983-08-28) 28 August 1983 (age 37)
Ljubljana[1]
TitleGrandmaster (2012)
FIDE rating2498 (October 2020)
Peak rating2573 (May 2012)

Šebenik has played for team Slovenia in the Chess Olympiad, European Team Chess Championship, Mitropa Cup and European Youth Team Championship. His team won the gold medal in the 2005 Mitropa Cup.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Title Applications - 1st quarter Presidential Board 2012, 3-6 February, Al Ain, UAE. FIDE.
  2. ^ "GM Marko Tratar is new champion of Slovenia". Chessdom. 2015-08-12. Retrieved 2017-09-21.
  3. ^ Larreategi, Mikael (2009-04-12). "IM Matej Sebenik wins the 32nd San Sebastian chess tournament". Chessdom. Retrieved 2017-09-21.
  4. ^ Matej Šebenik team chess record at OlimpBase.org

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