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Jiri Lendl
Number of games in database: 9
Years covered: 1945 to 1964
Overall record: +1 -4 =4 (33.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation (2 games)

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(born Jun-16-1924, died Dec-25-2013, 89 years old) Czech Republic

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Ivan Lendl's father, Jiri Lendl, was a lawyer, a chess master, junior champion of Bohemia and Moravia, and played in the Czechoslovakian chess championship. He was a top-15 player in Czechoslovakia. In 2001, he played Kasparov in a charity simultaneous exhibition in the Czech Republic. Lendl was also a strong tennis player and was President of the Czech Tennis Federation in 1990.


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 page 1 of 1; 9 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Lendl vs Sajtar 0-1211945ZlinD44 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
2. P Trifunovic vs J Lendl  1-0281945ZlinA46 Queen's Pawn Game
3. J Lendl vs J Fichtl 1-0221945ZlinC01 French, Exchange
4. J Lendl vs Hromadka ½-½641945ZlinC60 Ruy Lopez
5. Ujtelky vs J Lendl  ½-½371964CSR-chA15 English
6. J Marsalek vs J Lendl  ½-½401964CSR-chB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
7. J Lendl vs J Kozma  0-1411964CSR-chB94 Sicilian, Najdorf
8. J Lendl vs F Blatny  ½-½231964CSR-chE07 Catalan, Closed
9. Smejkal vs J Lendl  1-0261964CSR-chB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
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  Gypsy: Ivan Lendl's father, I believe.
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