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Milan Vidmar Jr
  
Number of games in database: 104
Years covered: 1930 to 1955

Overall record: +26 -22 =55 (51.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 1 exhibition game, blitz/rapid, odds game, etc. is excluded from this statistic.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Orthodox Defense (7) 
    D63 D68 D69 D61 D55
 English (7) 
    A15 A10 A16 A18
 Semi-Slav (5) 
    D45 D48 D49
 Slav (4) 
    D14 D12 D13 D19
 Queen's Indian (4) 
    E17 E12 E19
With the Black pieces:
 Orthodox Defense (10) 
    D61 D69 D62 D64 D60
 Sicilian (6) 
    B91 B74 B71 B92 B76
 Alekhine's Defense (6) 
    B04 B05 B02
 Caro-Kann (6) 
    B12 B14 B10
 Ruy Lopez (4) 
    C84 C66 C78 C86
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Gligoric vs M Vidmar Jr, 1945 0-1
   M Vidmar Jr vs O Ulvestad, 1950 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   USA - Yugoslavia Radio Match (1950)
   YUG-ITA (1953)
   Yugoslav Championship (1946)
   YUG-ch 6th (1951)


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MILAN VIDMAR JR
(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.

Last updated: 2021-03-16 11:44:40

 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 104  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Alekhine vs M Vidmar Jr 1-0301930Simul, 35bD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Menchik vs M Vidmar Jr  ½-½721934MariborA09 Reti Opening
3. L Steiner vs M Vidmar Jr  1-0431934MariborC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
4. M Vidmar Jr vs L Asztalos  0-1411934MariborD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
5. B Stupan vs M Vidmar Jr  ½-½211934MariborD62 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
6. M Vidmar Jr vs T Drezga  ½-½861934MariborE60 King's Indian Defense
7. Pirc vs M Vidmar Jr  1-0461934MariborD64 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
8. M Vidmar Jr vs Spielmann  ½-½301934MariborA31 English, Symmetrical, Benoni Formation
9. J Rejfir vs M Vidmar Jr  ½-½431934MariborD43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
10. M Vidmar Jr vs Kostic  0-1341938LjubljanaE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
11. M Vidmar Jr vs Szabo  ½-½461938LjubljanaE10 Queen's Pawn Game
12. M Vidmar Jr vs Gligoric  0-1411945Ljubljana LiberationA34 English, Symmetrical
13. M Vidmar Jr vs D Avirovic  ½-½601945Yugoslav ChampionshipA15 English
14. J Fajer vs M Vidmar Jr  0-1381945Yugoslav ChampionshipD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
15. M Vidmar Jr vs S Vukovic  0-1201945Yugoslav ChampionshipD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
16. M Filipcic vs M Vidmar Jr 1-0571945Yugoslav ChampionshipD05 Queen's Pawn Game
17. M Vidmar Jr vs D Poljakov  1-0481945Yugoslav ChampionshipD49 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav, Meran
18. Gligoric vs M Vidmar Jr 0-1421945Yugoslav ChampionshipB05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
19. M Vidmar Jr vs V Tomovic  1-0431945Yugoslav ChampionshipD35 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. A Preinfalk vs M Vidmar Jr  1-0211945Yugoslav ChampionshipB14 Caro-Kann, Panov-Botvinnik Attack
21. M Vidmar Jr vs Kostic ½-½371945Yugoslav ChampionshipA10 English
22. M Subaric vs M Vidmar Jr  1-0541945Yugoslav ChampionshipB12 Caro-Kann Defense
23. M Vidmar Jr vs N Kulzinski  ½-½201945Yugoslav ChampionshipC01 French, Exchange
24. M Vidmar Jr vs B Milic  0-1331945Yugoslav ChampionshipA15 English
25. Pirc vs M Vidmar Jr  ½-½401945Yugoslav ChampionshipD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
 page 1 of 5; games 1-25 of 104  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-19-04  Giancarlo: I wonder if also became a good engineer. :-)
Jul-12-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  chancho: <Chessgames.com> This page shows only Vidmar Jr where is Sr's page??
Jul-12-05  meloncio: <chancho> Try this one: Milan Vidmar
Jul-12-05
Premium Chessgames Member
  chancho: <meloncio> Thanks!
Dec-16-05  Eastfrisian: Same birthdate as me (not the year, of course).
Dec-16-06  Rocafella: <HAPPY BIRTHDAY> <Eastfrisian>
Sep-04-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  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.
Dec-16-08  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.
Dec-16-08  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.
Dec-16-08  brankat: I meant top 6, or so :-)

Between San Sebastian 1911 and Bled, 1931.

Dec-16-08
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Bio: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milan_....
Dec-16-10  BIDMONFA: Milan Vidmar Jr

VIDMAR, Milan Jr.
http://www.bidmonfa.com/vidmar_jr_m...
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Dec-16-10
Premium Chessgames Member
  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
Dec-16-12  brankat: R.I.P. Mr.Vidmar.

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