Owing to the weak king, Krunoslav Hulak managed to go through a weak endgame against Nukhim Rashkovsky, while Vlastimil Jansa did not break through the defense of Davorin Komljenovic in a rook endgame. Vladimir Zhelnin went through a weak endgame against Gennadij Timoscenko and Kovacevic and Van Riemsdijk also played to draw. Miso Cebalo suffered his first loss against the Ukrainian Oleg Chernov, while Mihai Suba lost his game against Nikolai Pushkov.
Vaisser is leading with 5,5 points and Rashkovsky, Komljenovic, Hulak, Jansa, Chernov and Pushkov have 5 points.
In the Women's Section, fighting for the top position, Nona Gaprindashvili did not manage to win the game against Ludmila Saunina. The Russian is leading with 5 points and Gaprindashvili, Strutinskaya and Melashvili have 4,5 points.
26.11.2011. VLADIMIR OKHOTNIK AND GALINA STRUTINSKAYA NEW WORLD CHAMPIONS (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
25.11.2011. ANOTHER HULAK'S MISTAKE (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
24.11.2011. FABULOUS KURAJICA TOOK OVER THE LEADING POSITION (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
23.11.2011. TIMOSCENKO AND KURAJICA AMONG THE TOP PLAYERS (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
22.11.2011. KOMLJENOVIC AT THE TOP WITH VAISSER (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
21.11.2011. VAISSER AT THE TOP (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
19.11.2011. THE LAST THREE MUSKETEERS STOPPED (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
18.11.2011. TRIO AT THE TOP (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
17.11.2011. THE THIRD ROUND BROUGHT TIREDNESS (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
16.11.2011. UNRELENTING SEEDED PLAYERS (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)
15.11.2011. THE WHOLE WORLD IN OPATIJA (by GM Vlado Kovacevic)