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Toivo Salo
Number of games in database: 42
Years covered: 1935 to 1960
Overall record: +7 -24 =11 (29.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Jan-22-1909, died Apr-05-1981, 72 years old) Finland

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Toivo Salo was born in Helsinki. He was Finnish champion in 1938, 1949 and 1956 (after a play-off). He passed away in Helsinki in 1981.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 42  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. I Koenig vs T Salo 1-0361935OlympiadB58 Sicilian
2. M Luckis vs T Salo  ½-½301935OlympiadE23 Nimzo-Indian, Spielmann
3. T Salo vs I Raud  ½-½501935OlympiadE16 Queen's Indian
4. T Salo vs T Popa  1-0631935OlympiadD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. T Salo vs P Rethy  ½-½331935OlympiadE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
6. Szabo vs T Salo  1-0441936Munich OlympiadB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
7. A Kiprov vs T Salo  0-1351936Munich OlympiadE91 King's Indian
8. T Salo vs G Danielsson  0-12919377th olm finalA04 Reti Opening
9. I Vistaneckis vs T Salo  0-12719377th olm finalB02 Alekhine's Defense
10. T Salo vs R Grau  0-14319377th olm finalD02 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Ojvind Larsen vs T Salo  0-13919377th olm finalA46 Queen's Pawn Game
12. T Salo vs Prins  0-13319377th olm finalD93 Grunfeld, with Bf4 & e3
13. Milner-Barry vs T Salo  1-02419377th olm finalB02 Alekhine's Defense
14. T Salo vs Keres  0-1411938Tallinn, Estonia-Finland team mA49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
15. Keres vs T Salo  1-0221938Tallinn, Estonia-Finland team mD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
16. Keres vs T Salo 1-037194309.12.43B17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
17. Sliwa vs T Salo 1-0331952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-CD05 Queen's Pawn Game
18. T Salo vs T Sakellaropoulos  1-0401952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-CA93 Dutch, Stonewall, Botvinnik Variation
19. T Salo vs Y Porat  ½-½361952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-CA07 King's Indian Attack
20. T Salo vs E Bhend  1-0411952Helsinki ol (Men) prel-CA96 Dutch, Classical Variation
21. Robert E Byrne vs T Salo  ½-½371952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-AD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. T Salo vs Inge Johansson  0-1291952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-AA04 Reti Opening
23. T Florian vs T Salo  ½-½331952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-AD68 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Classical
24. T Salo vs Pilnik 0-1501952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-AA04 Reti Opening
25. Bronstein vs T Salo  1-0561952Helsinki ol (Men) fin-AD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
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Jan-18-14  BIDMONFA: Toivo Salo

SALO, Toivo

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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Toivo Salo.
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