IM Peter Vavrak with first GM norm
The Croatian GM Ante Brkic won first place at the Pula Open. He managed to get 7,5/9, losing only to GM Jankovic and drawing with IM Peter Vavrak. GM Ante Brkic secured the first position by winning with black pieces in the last round against GM Rogic, with whom they play in the same club.
Second place was for IM Peter Vavrak who won it on tiebreak with 14 more players. Besides, IM Peter Vavrak achieved his first GM norm.