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Lothar Vogt
Number of games in database: 804
Years covered: 1968 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2359 (2390 rapid)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2530

Overall record: +194 -182 =426 (50.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 2 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (141) 
    B22 B92 B83 B42 B84
 Ruy Lopez (62) 
    C91 C85 C84 C67 C70
 Caro-Kann (36) 
    B17 B15 B18 B10 B13
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (31) 
    C91 C85 C84 C98 C92
 French Defense (29) 
    C09 C18 C00 C10 C05
 Sicilian Scheveningen (20) 
    B83 B84 B81 B82
With the Black pieces:
 King's Indian (137) 
    E94 E91 E92 E67 E97
 Sicilian (90) 
    B83 B40 B81 B80 B32
 Sicilian Scheveningen (43) 
    B83 B81 B80 B82
 Ruy Lopez (30) 
    C95 C69 C86 C85 C77
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (19) 
    C95 C96 C91 C86 C85
 Queen's Pawn Game (13) 
    A45 A46 D01 A40
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Vogt vs Bronstein, 1990 1-0
   Vogt vs Uhlmann, 1989 1-0
   Smejkal vs Vogt, 1977 0-1
   Vogt vs Gheorghiu, 1984 1-0
   Vogt vs W Schmidt, 1985 1-0
   Vogt vs S Siebrecht, 2001 1/2-1/2
   Sznapik vs Vogt, 1981 0-1
   Vogt vs Kasparov, 1980 1/2-1/2

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Naleczow (1979)
   Stary Smokovec (1979)
   Taastrup (1990)
   Halle DSV (1974)
   Halle DSV (1978)
   Budapest Tungsram (1976)
   GDR-ch (1970)
   Vratsa Zonal (1975)
   East German Championship (1968)
   GDR-ch (1974)
   Laszlo Toth Memorial (1979)
   GDR-ch (1969)
   Skopje Olympiad Final-A (1972)
   Thessaloniki Olympiad (1988)
   European Club Cup (2006)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   1976 Capablanca memorial by gauer

   🏆 5th Sharjah Masters
   M Nikolov vs Vogt (May-22-22) 1/2-1/2
   Vogt vs M Hammes (Nov-16-19) 1/2-1/2
   N Umudova vs Vogt (Nov-15-19) 1/2-1/2
   E Inarkiev vs Vogt (Nov-14-19) 1-0
   Vogt vs T Meurs (Nov-13-19) 0-1

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(born Jan-17-1952, 70 years old) Germany

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Grandmaster (GM) (1976), two-times East Germany Chess Championship winner (1977, 1979), European Team Chess Championship team bronze medal winner (1970).

In 1968, Lothar Vogt won East Germany Youth Chess Championship. In 1970s and 1980s he was one of the leaders in East Germany chess, winning two gold medals (Suhl in 1977 and Frankfurt in 1979) in East Germany Chess Championships.

He has appeared in many international chess tournaments, successes including in Warsaw (1969, 1st place), Zinnowitz (1970, shared 1st-2nd place), Starý Smokovec (1972, shared 1st-2nd place and 1979, shared 1st-2nd place), Leipzig (1974, shared 1st-2nd place), Kecskemét (1977, 1st place), Nałęczów (1979, shared 1st-3rd place), Polanica-Zdrój (1982, shared 1st-2nd place in Rubinstein Memorial) and in Valby (1991, shared 1st-4th place). In 2002, Lothar Vogt won the Open tournament in Leukerbad, while in 2006 he ranked the 1st before Andrei Sokolov in Lenk.

Lothar Vogt played for East Germany in the Chess Olympiads:

In 1972, at second reserve board in the 20th Chess Olympiad in Skopje (+8, =7, -2), In 1988, at fourth board in the 28th Chess Olympiad in Thessaloniki (+6, =5, -1). Lothar Vogt played for East Germany in the European Team Chess Championship:

In 1970, at tenth board in the 4th European Team Chess Championship in Kapfenberg (+0, =1, -2) and won team bronze medal.

Wikipedia article: Lothar Vogt

Last updated: 2022-01-14 15:35:23

 page 1 of 36; games 1-25 of 878  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Vogt vs W Golz  ½-½221967DDR-ch 16thB01 Scandinavian
2. M Schoeneberg vs Vogt  1-0411967DDR-ch 16thB16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
3. Vogt vs V Sukhanov  1-0271968MGU-LeipzigB04 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
4. Vogt vs H Packroff  1-0571968East German ChampionshipB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
5. B Starck vs Vogt  1-0341968East German ChampionshipE90 King's Indian
6. R Fuchs vs Vogt  ½-½151968East German ChampionshipC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
7. Vogt vs M Schoeneberg  1-0361968East German ChampionshipB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
8. Uhlmann vs Vogt  1-0401968East German ChampionshipE90 King's Indian
9. Vogt vs P Krug  1-0261968East German ChampionshipC56 Two Knights
10. Vogt vs L Wehnert  0-1461968East German ChampionshipB92 Sicilian, Najdorf, Opocensky Variation
11. L Espig vs Vogt  ½-½381968East German ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
12. Vogt vs W Golz  1-0811968East German ChampionshipD90 Grunfeld
13. B Malich vs Vogt  ½-½311968East German ChampionshipE90 King's Indian
14. Vogt vs H Brameyer  ½-½341968East German ChampionshipB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
15. G Moehring vs Vogt  ½-½281968East German ChampionshipA16 English
16. F Baumbach vs Vogt  ½-½211968East German ChampionshipE84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line
17. W Thormann vs Vogt  0-1271968East German ChampionshipC24 Bishop's Opening
18. H Schmidt vs Vogt  ½-½401968East German ChampionshipD01 Richter-Veresov Attack
19. Vogt vs A Hennings  ½-½171968East German ChampionshipC47 Four Knights
20. Vogt vs B Schmitz  ½-½241968East German ChampionshipB77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack
21. H Liebert vs Vogt  ½-½161968East German ChampionshipA15 English
22. Vogt vs W Pietzsch  ½-½571968East German ChampionshipB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
23. W Golz vs Vogt  1-0371969DSV-TurnierA27 English, Three Knights System
24. Vogt vs M Schoeneberg  ½-½221969DSV-TurnierB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
25. L Ogaard vs Vogt  ½-½331969Wch U20 prel-FA21 English
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-23-05  CeeFoR: Obviously a mistake in the dates as he was born in 1952 and started playing games in 1864
Jan-17-06  BIDMONFA: Lothar Vogt

VOGT, Lothar Helmut

Feb-04-06  LluviaSean: how does he play chess from 1864 to 2005???
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: 2 people with the same name probably.
Feb-04-06  midknightblue: Maybe he ate lots of yogurt.
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Vogt's best tournament results were 1st at Kecskemet 1977, =1st at Tastrup 1990 and 4th at Halle 1978.
Jan-17-09  WhiteRook48: I don't see an 1864 game on this guy's page. Maybe it was revised.
Premium Chessgames Member
  Penguincw: Got some ok results. Like beating Bronstein.

Vogt vs Bronstein, 1990

Feb-18-13  seventhirty: Is this guy still living in Görlitz ?
Jan-17-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Lothar Vogt.

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