Juraj Nikolac

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Juraj Nikolac
Juraj Nikolac 1979.jpg
Juraj Nikolac, Wijk aan Zee 1979
Country Yugoslavia; Croatia
Born (1932-04-22) 22 April 1932 (age 86)
Metković
Title

International Master (1975)

Grandmaster (1979)
FIDE rating 2434 (October 2018)
Peak rating 2500 (January 1988)
Peak ranking 105 (January 1978)

Juraj Nikolac (born 22 April 1932) is a Croatian, formerly Yugoslav chess grandmaster.

Nikolac was born in Metković, and is a retired physics teacher. He was awarded the International Master title in 1975, and the Grandmaster title in 1979.

He finished 3= behind Aleksandar Matanović in the 1978 Yugoslav championship. His international tournament successes include:

He is the author of a number of theoretical studies.

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