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Dusan Rajkovic
Number of games in database: 550
Years covered: 1962 to 2019
Last FIDE rating: 2267 (2279 rapid, 2411 blitz)
Highest rating achieved in database: 2522

Overall record: +143 -141 =266 (50.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Indian (25) 
    E12 E15 E17 E19
 King's Indian (25) 
    E80 E70 E91 E85 E84
 Modern Benoni (22) 
    A56 A57 A77 A75 A65
 English (19) 
    A15 A19 A14 A10 A13
 Grunfeld (17) 
    D91 D99 D80 D90 D85
 Orthodox Defense (16) 
    D58 D55 D51 D57 D63
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (113) 
    B47 B46 B32 B44 B23
 Sicilian Taimanov (37) 
    B47 B46 B49 B48 B45
 Queen's Indian (26) 
    E15 E12 E14 E17 E13
 Modern Benoni (19) 
    A56 A60 A58 A57 A73
 Queen's Pawn Game (16) 
    A46 D02 E00 A40 E10
 Nimzo Indian (14) 
    E42 E30 E48 E41 E38
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Rajkovic vs Z Jeraj, 1989 1-0
   A Vragoteris vs Rajkovic, 1994 0-1
   Rajkovic vs M O Jovanovic, 2008 1-0
   Rajkovic vs Damljanovic, 1991 1/2-1/2
   Z Kovac vs Rajkovic, 2001 0-1
   Rajkovic vs Smyslov, 1972 1/2-1/2
   Rajkovic vs Nunn, 1990 1-0
   D Root vs Rajkovic, 1979 0-1
   M C Machius vs Rajkovic, 1987 0-1
   B Ivanovic vs Rajkovic, 1983 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Kostic Memorial (1979)
   Madrid-B (1994)
   Gosa 7th (1981)
   Yugoslav Championship (1981)
   Bern (1988)
   21st World Seniors Championship (2011)
   Kragujevac (1977)
   21st Belgrade Trophy (2008)
   Yugoslav Championship (1984)
   Novi Sad (1979)
   Hastings 1972/73 (1972)
   Budva Zonal (1981)
   13th European Individual Senior Championship (2013)
   Lone Pine (1980)
   Lone Pine (1979)

   🏆 European Club Cup
   Huzman vs Rajkovic (Nov-10-19) 1-0
   Rajkovic vs B Zlatanovic (Oct-22-18) 1/2-1/2
   Rajkovic vs B Zlatanovic (Sep-22-18) 1/2-1/2
   S Mirkovic vs Rajkovic (Sep-17-18) 0-1
   Rajkovic vs N Praznik (Oct-20-17) 0-1

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(born Jun-17-1942, 80 years old) Yugoslavia (federation/nationality Serbia)

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Dusan Rajkovic was born in Krusevac, Yugoslavia. Awarded the IM title in 1974 and the GM title in 1977, he was Yugoslav Champion in 1983. He came 1st at two tournaments in Smederevska Palanka, sharing the prize with Slobodan Martinovic in 1977 and winning outright in 1979. At Vrsac in 1979 he came 2nd to Michael Francis Stean. Rajkovic became a FIDE Trainer in 2005.

Last updated: 2017-07-25 04:41:21

 page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 569  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Gligoric vs Rajkovic  1-0371962YUG-ch 18thE42 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 c5, 5.Ne2 (Rubinstein)
2. Ivkov vs Rajkovic  1-0401965YUG-ch 21stE00 Queen's Pawn Game
3. Gligoric vs Rajkovic  ½-½111965YUG-ch 21stD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. Parma vs Rajkovic  1-0371965YUG-ch 21stC09 French, Tarrasch, Open Variation, Main line
5. Rajkovic vs Matulovic  0-1401965YUG-ch 21stB44 Sicilian
6. Rajkovic vs Velimirovic  0-1491965YUG-ch 21stA43 Old Benoni
7. D Neukirch vs Rajkovic  ½-½141966Orebro Stud olm prelim3C07 French, Tarrasch
8. Rajkovic vs S Garcia Martinez  1-0421966Orebro Stud olm prelim3A53 Old Indian
9. Rajkovic vs Jansa  0-1311966Orebro Stud olm fAA56 Benoni Defense
10. Rajkovic vs P N Lee  1-0761966Orebro Stud olm fAE85 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation
11. D Neukirch vs Rajkovic  0-1521966Orebro Stud olm fAB32 Sicilian
12. Rajkovic vs G Kuzmin  ½-½281966Orebro Stud olm fAE15 Queen's Indian
13. A van den Berg vs Rajkovic  0-1271966Orebro Stud olm fAB23 Sicilian, Closed
14. Rajkovic vs Y Stepak  1-0481966Orebro Stud olm fAE84 King's Indian, Samisch, Panno Main line
15. Rajkovic vs Hankipohja  1-0251966Orebro Stud olm fAD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. O Jakobsen vs Rajkovic  ½-½271966Orebro Stud olm fAA05 Reti Opening
17. Rajkovic vs I Radulov 0-1401966Orebro Stud olm fAD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. E A Pantazi vs Rajkovic  0-1291966Orebro Stud olm fAB44 Sicilian
19. R Martens vs Rajkovic  1-0531967WchT U26 14thA57 Benko Gambit
20. Rajkovic vs Tukmakov  0-1411967WchT U26 14thB97 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. Smejkal vs Rajkovic  ½-½401971Smederevska PalankaA25 English
22. R Nicevski vs Rajkovic  1-0601971Skopje SolidarnostB06 Robatsch
23. Rajkovic vs Gufeld  ½-½191971Skopje SolidarnostB33 Sicilian
24. Velimirovic vs Rajkovic 1-0281971Skopje SolidarnostB09 Pirc, Austrian Attack
25. Rajkovic vs Polugaevsky  ½-½221971Skopje SolidarnostA15 English
 page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 569  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Nov-27-02  Kulla Tierchen: Who is this Dusan Rajkovic!
Premium Chessgames Member
  Sneaky: Yugoslavian player, now a grandmaster.

Author of "Top 12+1", a book covering opening trends of the top twelve world players, plus Judit Polgar.

Jun-17-06  BIDMONFA: Dusan Rajkovic


Jun-17-09  wordfunph: <Sneaky: Yugoslavian player, now a grandmaster. Author of "Top 12+1", a book covering opening trends of the top twelve world players, plus Judit Polgar.>

I'm interested to have a copy of this book, amazon is waiting for me..

Happy Birthday GM Dusan Rajkovic!

Jun-17-09  WhiteRook48: happy birthday
Jun-17-12  brankat: Best wishes for Your birthday GM Rajkovic!
Jun-17-12  LoveThatJoker: Happy Birthday, GM Rajkovic!


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