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Milan Vidmar Jr
Number of games in database: 77
Years covered: 1930 to 1953

Overall record: +20 -17 =39 (52.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 English (7) 
    A15 A10 A16 A18
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D63 D55 D61 D68
 Semi-Slav (4) 
    D45 D49
With the Black pieces:
 Orthodox Defense (9) 
    D61 D69 D68 D55 D64
 Alekhine's Defense (6) 
    B04 B05 B02
 Caro-Kann (6) 
    B10 B14 B12
 Sicilian (5) 
    B21 B71 B91 B74 B92
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   M Vidmar Jr vs O Ulvestad, 1950 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   USA - Yugoslavia Radio Match (1950)

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(born Dec-16-1909, died Nov-09-1980, 70 years old) Yugoslavia

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Milan Vidmar Junior was awarded the IM title in 1950 and he represented Yugoslavia in the 1950 Olympiad at Dubrovnik. A gifted player, but not in the same class as his famous father Milan Vidmar. He retired from international play in 1952.

Wikipedia article: Milan Vidmar, Jr.

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 77  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Alekhine vs M Vidmar Jr 1-0301930Simul, 35bD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Pirc vs M Vidmar Jr  1-0461934MariborD64 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
3. M Vidmar Jr vs B Kostic  0-1341938LjubljanaE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
4. M Vidmar Jr vs Szabo  ½-½461938LjubljanaE10 Queen's Pawn Game
5. M Vidmar Jr vs Gligoric  0-1411945Ljubljana LiberationA34 English, Symmetrical
6. M Vidmar Jr vs D Avirovic  ½-½601945YUG-chA15 English
7. J Fajer vs M Vidmar Jr  0-1381945YUG-chD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
8. M Vidmar Jr vs S Vukovic  0-1201945YUG-chD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
9. M Filipcic vs M Vidmar Jr 1-0571945YUG-chD05 Queen's Pawn Game
10. M Vidmar Jr vs D Poljakov  1-0481945YUG-chD49 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
11. Gligoric vs M Vidmar Jr 0-1421945YUG-chB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
12. M Vidmar Jr vs V Tomovic  1-0431945YUG-chD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
13. A Preinfalk vs M Vidmar Jr  1-0211945YUG-chB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
14. M Vidmar Jr vs B Kostic ½-½371945YUG-chA10 English
15. M Subaric vs M Vidmar Jr  1-0541945YUG-chB12 Caro-Kann Defense
16. M Vidmar Jr vs N Kulzinski  ½-½201945YUG-chC01 French, Exchange
17. M Vidmar Jr vs B Milic  0-1331945YUG-chA15 English
18. Pirc vs M Vidmar Jr  ½-½401945YUG-chD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
19. M Vidmar Jr vs V Popovic  ½-½571945YUG-chD96 Grunfeld, Russian Variation
20. B Rabar vs M Vidmar Jr  ½-½211945YUG-chD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
21. M Vidmar Jr vs Puc  ½-½401945YUG-chA25 English
22. O Neikirch vs M Vidmar Jr  1-0331945YUG-chB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
23. M Vidmar Jr vs A Tsvetkov  ½-½251945YUG-chE64 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav System
24. B Tot vs M Vidmar Jr  0-1311945YUG-chE91 King's Indian
25. M Vidmar Jr vs Zarko Popovic  1-0531945YUG-chD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 77  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-19-04  Giancarlo: I wonder if also became a good engineer. :-)
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  chancho: <> This page shows only Vidmar Jr where is Sr's page??
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  meloncio: <chancho> Try this one: Milan Vidmar
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  chancho: <meloncio> Thanks!
Dec-16-05  Eastfrisian: Same birthdate as me (not the year, of course).
Dec-16-06  Rocafella: <HAPPY BIRTHDAY> <Eastfrisian>
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  GrahamClayton: Vidmar's best performance was =6th/20 at Karlovy Vary-Marianske Lazne. Vidmar was leading the tournament at the halfway stage, but he contracted a very nasty facial inflammation that meant he had to be treated at the local hospital. This would have definitely affected his performance in the second half of the tournament.
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  brankat: Born 99 years ago.

R.I.P. master Vidmar.

Dec-16-08  slomarko: Vidmar was a good player, he played against people like Capablanca, Alekhine, Rubinstein.... it is a real shame he only gets 1 page of kibitzing.
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  brankat: <slomarko> You may be referring to Dr.Milan Vidmar, the father of "Jr" above. This one was rated amongst the top 5 between about 1911 to about 1931!

Milan Vidmar

Dec-16-08  slomarko: ooops wrong Milan Vidmar. thanks.
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  brankat: I meant top 6, or so :-)

Between San Sebastian 1911 and Bled, 1931.

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  whiteshark: Bio:
Dec-16-10  BIDMONFA: Milan Vidmar Jr

VIDMAR, Milan Jr.

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  Pawn and Two: <Phony Benoni> It took four years, but your prediction finally became reality. Thanks for the story. M Vidmar Jr vs Vidmar, 1947
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  brankat: R.I.P. Mr.Vidmar.
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