About Mato


Mato Jelic

Mato Jelic

It’s an honor that you’d like to know more about me. I hope that this page will answer Frequently asked questions by my YouTube subscribers and fans. 

Place of Birth: Drenovci, Croatia. 

Lives in Adelaide, South Australia. 

Rating: Australian Chess Federation Rating (ACF) 2091. 

Language spoken: Croatian, Serbian, Bosnian and English. 

Software used for making YouTube Videos is HIARCS and Arena 

Engine used to double-check variants is HIARCS 

Mato gets his material for YouTube movies from Fans and Subscribers, Books and Database. 

Due to popular demand  games are shown (on YouTube) from winners point of view. 

Mato is thankful to fans for offers to play online but will not play (He can’t look at screen for too long) 

Mato’s Favourite Chess Players are: Fischer, Capablanca and Tal. 

Favourite book: Chess: The King Hunt 

Favourite saying: “With our thoughts we create our world” 

Favourite fruit: Mango 

Favourite movies: Ben Hur and Gladiator 

Favourite Sports: Soccer, Karate and Chess 

Favourite Holiday destination: Adriatic Coast of Croatia. 

Favourite City: Adelaide 

Mato has a pet: German Shepherd dog 

What other people say about Mato: https://chessschoolsa.wordpress.com/about-mato-jelic

Mato recommends these books for novice chess players: 

From Chess Novice to Advanced Player in 7 Days
The King Hunt


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