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Dragoljub Janosevic
Dragoljub Janošević (Yugoslavia) v. Wolfgang Uhlmann  
Number of games in database: 742
Years covered: 1946 to 1989

Overall record: +215 -250 =276 (47.6%)*
   * 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:
 Sicilian (155) 
    B93 B32 B47 B59 B43
 Ruy Lopez (50) 
    C71 C78 C95 C77 C93
 Sicilian Najdorf (33) 
    B93 B95 B92 B94 B96
 French Defense (33) 
    C05 C03 C07 C04 C09
 French Tarrasch (25) 
    C05 C03 C07 C09 C04
 Sicilian Taimanov (23) 
    B47 B46 B48 B49 B45
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (136) 
    B47 B48 B85 B44 B31
 Sicilian Taimanov (61) 
    B47 B48 B49
 King's Indian (41) 
    E87 E60 E62 E67 E61
 Modern Benoni (31) 
    A56 A79 A57 A76 A62
 Sicilian Scheveningen (17) 
    B85 B82 B81 B84
 Ruy Lopez (17) 
    C78 C98 C63 C97 C93
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   B Tagirov vs Janosevic, 1953 0-1
   A Matanovic vs Janosevic, 1953 0-1
   Janosevic vs Fischer, 1967 1-0
   Janosevic vs Botvinnik, 1969 1-0
   Janosevic vs D Ugrinovic, 1958 1-0
   Janosevic vs Jansa, 1966 1-0
   Z Mestrovic vs Janosevic, 1967 0-1
   Tal vs Janosevic, 1966 0-1
   Janosevic vs Geller, 1967 1/2-1/2
   Janosevic vs Petrosian, 1954 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Bari (1970)
   Kostic Memorial 3rd (1969)
   Belgrade (1962)
   Venice (1967)
   Budapest (1965)
   Sarajevo (1966)
   Yugoslav Championship (1963)
   Belgrade (1952)
   Yugoslav Championship (1960)
   Yugoslav Championship (1979)
   YUG-ch 6th (1951)
   Skopje (1967)
   Belgrade (1954)
   Yugoslav Championship (1957)
   Lone Pine (1978)

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(born Jul-08-1923, died May-20-1993, 69 years old) Yugoslavia

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Dragoljub Janosevic became an International Master in 1964 and earned the Grandmaster title the following year. In the 1950s and 1960s he played several times in the final of the Yugoslav Championship, and in international events during this period he scored victories over World Champions Robert James Fischer, Mikhail Tal, and Tigran V Petrosian. However, he was never able to string enough first-class results together to join the ranks of the world's elite.

Wikipedia article: Dragoljub Janošević

Last updated: 2020-12-21 08:58:15

 page 1 of 37; games 1-25 of 919  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Janosevic vs M Markovic  0-1281946YUG-ch Semifinal EastA04 Reti Opening
2. J Fajer vs Janosevic  1-0481947YUG-ch Semifinal WestA15 English
3. Janosevic vs I V Rohacek  1-0341948CSR-YUGC89 Ruy Lopez, Marshall
4. Janosevic vs A Bozic  ½-½431948Yugoslav Championship 1948/49C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
5. Janosevic vs B Milic  1-0271948Yugoslav Championship 1948/49C72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
6. M Subaric vs Janosevic  0-1511948Yugoslav Championship 1948/49A45 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Janosevic vs B Rabar  ½-½511948Yugoslav Championship 1948/49B58 Sicilian
8. P Trifunovic vs Janosevic  ½-½221948Yugoslav Championship 1948/49A48 King's Indian
9. Janosevic vs S Puc  1-0491948Yugoslav Championship 1948/49C10 French
10. N Kulzinski vs Janosevic  1-0431948Yugoslav Championship 1948/49A04 Reti Opening
11. N Cortlever vs Janosevic  1-0511949YUG-NEDB59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
12. Janosevic vs A Fuderer  1-0621949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49C99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
13. D Djaja vs Janosevic  1-0471949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
14. Janosevic vs D Andric 1-0581949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49C78 Ruy Lopez
15. S Vukovic vs Janosevic  1-0271949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49D85 Grunfeld
16. Janosevic vs B Simonovic  0-1631949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49B83 Sicilian
17. S Nedeljkovic vs Janosevic  1-0341949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
18. Janosevic vs Gligoric  0-1311949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49B59 Sicilian, Boleslavsky Variation, 7.Nb3
19. R Horvat vs Janosevic  1-0321949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49B02 Alekhine's Defense
20. Janosevic vs M Udovcic  1-0351949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
21. Pirc vs Janosevic  ½-½351949Yugoslav Championship 1948/49A22 English
22. Janosevic vs S Puc  0-1341949SarajevoC40 King's Knight Opening
23. Janosevic vs S Nedeljkovic  1-0361949Belgrade ChampionshipC96 Ruy Lopez, Closed
24. A Bozic vs Janosevic  1-0481949Belgrade ChampionshipD99 Grunfeld Defense, Smyslov
25. M Markovic vs Janosevic  0-1231949Belgrade ChampionshipD99 Grunfeld Defense, Smyslov
 page 1 of 37; games 1-25 of 919  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-12-04  serge the serb: The last game(184) is not by Janosevic, but Jacimovic. Please correct that.
Jun-18-04  iron maiden: A very inconsistent player, but brilliant on his day. He scored victories against Fischer, Tal, Petrosian, Reshevsky, and Larsen, among others.
Dec-24-04  DanielBryant: And he also drew Geller in brilliant fashion: Janosevic vs Geller, 1968
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  WTHarvey: Here are some puzzles from Drago's games not shown here:
Jul-08-08  brankat: May You have a Happy 85th Birthday GM Janosevic! And many more to come!
Jan-03-09  WhiteRook48: happy new year GM Janosevic!
Jul-08-09  brankat: Wishing You a very Happy Birthday!
Jul-08-09  BIDMONFA: Dragoljub Janosevic

JANOSEVIC, Dragoljub

Jul-08-09  WhiteRook48: Happy birthday GM Janosevic!
Jul-08-10  wordfunph: The only 3 players to have had a plus record against Bobby Fischer in international chess:

Dragoljub Janosevic (Yug) +1, =2, -0 (2-1)
Efim Geller (USSR) +5, =2, -3 (6-4)
Mikhail Tal (USSR) +4, =5, -2 (6.5-4.5)

Jul-08-10  TheFocus: Did you forget these?

Fox, Maurice (Canada) +1=0-0
Montreal Open 1956

Jauregui, Carlos (Chile) +1=0-0
Santiago 1959

Keller, Dieter (Switzerland) +1=0-0
Zurich 1959

Kovacevic, Vlatko (Yugoslavia) +1=0-0
Rovinj-Zagreb 1970

Munoz, Cesar (Ecuador) +1=0-0
Leipzig Olympiad 1960

Jul-08-11  brankat: R.I.P. GM Janosevic.
Jul-08-13  brankat: The same once again, Dragoljub.
Apr-17-14  Petrosianic: <Jul-08-11
brankat: R.I.P. GM Janosevic.

brankat: The same once again, Dragoljub.>

So, what gives? Were you mad at him in 2012?

Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: There were no posts by <brankat> for a nine-day span, between 2nd-11th July 2012.
Aug-13-15  fisayo123: <The only 3 players to have had a plus record against Bobby Fischer in international chess: Dragoljub Janosevic (Yug) +1, =2, -0 (2-1)
Efim Geller (USSR) +5, =2, -3 (6-4)
Mikhail Tal (USSR) +4, =5, -2 (6.5-4.5)>

Pretty impressive accomplishment.

Jul-08-17  ColeTrane: Where's <brankat> today?
Premium Chessgames Member
  moronovich: <ColeTrane: Where's <brankat> today?>

Still saying hello from his forum,now and then.

Jul-08-19  Chesgambit: player of day

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