Number of games in database: 164
Years covered: 1953 to 1971
Last FIDE rating: 2310
Overall record: +28 -38 =98 (47.0%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.
Most played openings
|E60|| ||King's Indian Defense (4 games)||E59|| ||Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line (4 games)||C84|| ||Ruy Lopez, Closed (4 games)||A48|| ||King's Indian (3 games)||D25|| ||Queen's Gambit Accepted (3 games)||E10|| ||Queen's Pawn Game (3 games)||C93|| ||Ruy Lopez, Closed, Smyslov Defense (3 games)||A04|| ||Reti Opening (3 games)||C46|| ||Three Knights (3 games)||B43|| ||Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3 (3 games)|
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| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 164
|1. Matulovic vs V Sokolov
||1-0||29||1953||Italy||B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4|
|2. Ivkov vs V Sokolov
|| ||½-½||51||1954||YUG||E68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4|
|3. Gligoric vs V Sokolov
|| ||½-½||31||1956||YUG-ch||C19 French, Winawer, Advance|
|4. Matulovic vs V Sokolov
|| ||0-1||57||1956||YUG-ch||C18 French, Winawer|
|5. V Sokolov vs A Bradvarevic
|| ||0-1||40||1958||YUG-ch sf||A72 Benoni, Classical without 9.O-O|
|6. J Sofrevski vs V Sokolov
|| ||1-0||40||1958||YUG-ch 13th||A30 English, Symmetrical|
|7. V Sokolov vs N Karaklajic
|| ||1-0||94||1958||YUG-ch 13th||C81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack|
|8. Gligoric vs V Sokolov
|| ||½-½||32||1958||YUG-ch 13th||E12 Queen's Indian|
|9. V Sokolov vs Vukcevich
|| ||½-½||31||1958||YUG-ch 13th||C96 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|10. B Milic vs V Sokolov
|| ||½-½||73||1958||YUG-ch 13th||E59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line|
|11. V Sokolov vs Puc
|| ||½-½||26||1958||YUG-ch 13th||C97 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin|
|12. Ivkov vs V Sokolov
|| ||½-½||25||1958||YUG-ch 13th||E16 Queen's Indian|
|13. V Sokolov vs A Lukic
|| ||1-0||35||1958||YUG-ch 13th||A46 Queen's Pawn Game|
|14. A Matanovic vs V Sokolov
|| ||1-0||42||1958||YUG-ch 13th||C18 French, Winawer|
|15. V Sokolov vs D Dimc
|| ||½-½||29||1958||YUG-ch 13th||E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno|
|16. V Vukovic vs V Sokolov
|| ||0-1||30||1958||YUG-ch 13th||A19 English, Mikenas-Carls, Sicilian Variation|
|17. V Sokolov vs D Ivkovic
|| ||1-0||42||1958||YUG-ch 13th||E59 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line|
|18. R Bogdanovic vs V Sokolov
||1-0||35||1958||YUG-ch 13th||C17 French, Winawer, Advance|
|19. V Sokolov vs Janosevic
|| ||0-1||53||1958||YUG-ch 13th||E68 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Classical Variation, 8.e4|
|20. Matulovic vs V Sokolov
|| ||0-1||46||1958||YUG-ch 13th||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|21. Ciric vs V Sokolov
|| ||½-½||13||1958||YUG-ch 13th||C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|22. V Sokolov vs V Cuderman
||1-0||30||1958||YUG-ch 13th||B77 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack|
|23. P Trifunovic vs V Sokolov
|| ||½-½||18||1958||YUG-ch 13th||A17 English|
|24. V Sokolov vs B Djurasevic
|| ||½-½||20||1958||YUG-ch 13th||C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed|
|25. Bobotsov vs V Sokolov
|| ||½-½||19||1958||Asztalos Memorial 1st||E14 Queen's Indian|
| page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 164
|Apr-14-04|| ||Vischer: On the kibitzing on the Alexander (Nenashev) Graf page, some people said Kramnik's real name is Sokolov, but he changed his name to Kramnik. This isn't him is it? |
|Apr-14-04|| ||BiLL RobeRTiE: This guy seems a bit older than Kramnik. |
|Apr-15-04|| ||Vischer: good point. Kramnik was born in '75 I think. |
|Apr-15-04|| ||Lawrence: <Vischer>, Kramnik's grandfather was named Sokolov. He died when his son, Vladimir's father, was a boy. Grandma married again and Vlad's father, still just a boy, took the surname of his new stepfather, Kramnik. So Vlad's father was born Sokolov but changed his name to Kramnik. Vlad was never named Sokolov, hence didn't change his name. |
|Mar-14-07|| ||Marmot PFL: Is this guy still alive and living in California?|
|Dec-14-08|| ||whiteshark: He is married with Henrijeta Konarkowska Sokolov|
|Feb-28-09|| ||WhiteRook48: how could Kramnik be Solokov?|
|Oct-31-15|| ||zanzibar: There seem to be absolutely no photographs of this player to be found on the internet.|
Amazing if true...
I did come across a photograph with what I believe is a most beautiful Serbian chess set:
Check out the rooks on that board!
|Nov-01-15|| ||moronovich: <Check out the rooks on that board!>|
Lol! That is what I call a rook ;)
Must be really tiring to play rookendgames with these..
|May-01-20|| ||MacCathey: Wonder if he is related to the Russian American actor of the same name. He was in a movie with Edward G. Robinson and Joan Bennet. Scarlet Street.|
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