International invitation top tournament series in former Yugoslavia

Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina Exlusive in the web!

Bar, not numbered, Montenegro

Belgrade (Investbanka) plus Belgrade singulars, Serbia

Bled singulars, Slovenia

Bugojno, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Ljubljana, Portorož et al., Vidmar Memorial, Slovenia

Niksic, not numbered, Montenegro

Novi Sad (Liberation tournament) plus Novi Sad singulars, Serbia

Sarajevo (Bosna), Bosnia and Herzegovina Special feature
today as an Open ongoing

Solin (Salona tournament), Croatia

Sombor, Parcetic Memorial, Serbia

Skopje (Turnir solidarnost), Macedonia

Vinkovci, Croatia

Vrbas, not numbered, Serbia

Vrsac, Kostic Memorial, Serbia

Zagreb singulars, and Rovinj/Zagreb, Croatia


Note:

Two legendary blitz tournaments had been organised in Herceg Novi, Montenegro in 1970 and 1983.

Titograd (today Podgorica), Montenegro in 1984 (40th Anniversary of Liberation of the city) hosted one strong tournament. 

Niksic (not numbered) or Vinkovci (numbered) had one or two particular famous tournaments, but they did not established a *series* of further world elite events.

Bosna, held in Sarajevo, is played today as an Open tournament of rather regional status.

The Vidmar Memorial, Slovenia, sometimes is organized as a pure national competition.

Banja Luka

Bosna

Skopje

The 20th Chess Olympiad 1972 at Skopje was the first Chess Olympiad which combined the men and women tournament at the same place!

SKOPJE Turnir Solidarnost 1967 – 1971, plus 1976

1967 Fischer
1968 Portisch
1969 Hort, Matulovic (3.= Smyslov)
1970 Taimanov, Vasiukov
1971 Polugaevsky
1972 OLYMPIAD
USSR men: Petrosian, Korchnoi, Smyslov, Tal, Karpov, IM Savon
1976 Karpov

Vidmar Memorial (Ljubljana, Portorož, Bled et al.)

Ljubljana, Portorož, Bled et al. (Vidmar Memorial), unregularly played, 20th edition in 2016: Vidmar Memorial