Posts Tagged ‘Herman Suradiradja’

16th Indonesia National Championship, Medan 1975

The Indonesian-first-GM-to-be Herman Suradiradja won the 1975 National Chess Championship and deservedly so. He left a big chasing group one full VP behind. The pre-tournament favorite and defending champion IM Ardiansyah, Arovah Bachtiar, and seven other players belonged to that group.

Read More

Herman Suradiradja (1947-2016)

Herman Suradiradja is the first Indonesian GM. He ‘graduated’ from Bulgaria. He got all of his GM norms in that country. The first norm was at Primorsko in 1977. A year later he completed his GM title at Plóvdiv where he became a co-champion with Ermenkov, ahead of Palatnik, Pintér, Tringov, and Minić.

Read More
Copyright © 2006-2020 IndonesiaBase