Jovana Rapport

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Jovana Rapport
Jovana Vojinovic 2012.jpg
Jovana Rapport in 2012
Country Yugoslavia
 Serbia and Montenegro (till 2006)
 Montenegro (2006-2013)
 Serbia (since 2013[1])
Born (1992-02-18) 18 February 1992 (age 27)
Trstenik, Serbia
TitleWoman Grandmaster (2009)

Jovana Rapport (Serbian: Јована Раппорт; nee Jovana Vojinović, born 18 February 1992) is a Serbian chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster (WGM, 2009). She is a two-time winner of the Montenegrin Women Chess Championship (2009, 2010) and winner of the Serbian Women Chess Championship (2014).

Chess career[edit]

She participated in the European Youth Chess Championships and the World Youth Chess Championships in various age categories. Best result - third place in 2002 in Heraklion in World Girl Chess Championship in U10 age category[2], she played for Montenegro in the European Girls' U18 Team Chess Championships (2007-2009) and won silver (2008) and bronze (2007) team medals, and won two gold (2008, 2009) and silver (2007) individual medals [3].

In 2009 in Antalya she won the Mediterranean Women's Chess Championship[4]. In 2011 in Pančevo she won the international women chess tournament.

In Montenegrin Chess Championship for women she has won 2 gold (2009, 2010), silver (2008) and bronze (2007) medals. In 2014 she won the Serbian Chess Championship for women[5].

Jovana Rapport played for Montenegro and Serbia in the Women's Chess Olympiads:[6]

Jovana Rapport played for Montenegro and Serbia in the European Team Chess Championships:[8]

  • In 2007, at second board in the 7th European Team Chess Championship (women) in Heraklion (+1, =3, -4),
  • In 2009, at first board in the 8th European Team Chess Championship (women) in Novi Sad (+3, =3, -3),
  • In 2011, at first board in the 9th European Team Chess Championship (women) in Porto Carras (+4, =3, -2),
  • In 2013, at third board in the 10th European Team Chess Championship (women) in Warsaw (+3, =1, -4),
  • In 2015, at second board in the 11th European Team Chess Championship (women) in Reykjavik and won individual gold medal (+5, =3, -0).

In 2008, she was awarded the FIDE International Women Master (WIM) title and received the FIDE International Women Grandmaster (WGM) title the year later[9][10], she was the first Montenegrin chess player who holds the title of Woman Grandmaster.

Personal life[edit]

She is married to Hungarian GM Richárd Rapport.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Administrator. "FIDE Player transfers". ratings.fide.com.
  2. ^ "The Week in Chess 420". www.theweekinchess.com.
  3. ^ Bartelski, Wojciech. "OlimpBase :: European Girls' U18 Team Chess Championship :: Jovana Vojinović". www.olimpbase.org.
  4. ^ "WIM Jovana Vojinovic and IM Ioannis Georgiadis are Mediterranean Champions - Chessdom". tournaments.chessdom.com.
  5. ^ "Jovana Vojinovic is new Serbian Women Champion - Chessdom". www.chessdom.com.
  6. ^ Bartelski, Wojciech. "OlimpBase :: Women's Chess Olympiads :: Jovana Vojinović". www.olimpbase.org.
  7. ^ http://chess-results.com, Dipl.Ing. Heinz Herzog -. "Chess-Results Server Chess-results.com - 42nd Olympiad Baku 2016 Women". chess-results.com.
  8. ^ Bartelski, Wojciech. "OlimpBase :: European Women's Team Chess Championship :: Jovana Vojinović". www.olimpbase.org.
  9. ^ Administrator. "FIDE Title Applications (GM, IM, WGM, WIM, IA, FA, IO)". ratings.fide.com.
  10. ^ Administrator. "FIDE Title Applications (GM, IM, WGM, WIM, IA, FA, IO)". ratings.fide.com.

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