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Hirschfeld - Urusov Match

Sergey Urusov3/5(+2 -1 =2)[games]
Philipp Hirschfeld2/5(+1 -2 =2)[games]

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Hirschfeld - Urusov Match (1866)

Moscow, Russia; 14 March 1866 & 18 March 1866

"Fürst S. Ouroussow in Moskau, hat der Redaction dieser Zeitung fünf Partien übersandt, welche der ausgezeichnete Schachmeister kürzlich gegen unsern Landsmann P. Hirschfeld in zwei Sitzungen führte. Der Fürst gewann zwei, verlor eine und machte zwei remis."(1)

Translation: Prince S. Ouroussow in Moscow sent the editors of this newspaper five games which the expert chess master recently played in two sessions against our compatriot P. Hirschfeld. The prince won two, lost one and drew two.

Notes
Four of the five games are dated. These games were played at two sittings, the first on March 14th (at least one game and probably the game not printed in Neue Berliner Schachzeitung) and at a second meeting on March 18th (three games).

Source
(1) Neue Berliner Schachzeitung, v3 n4, April 1866, p127

 page 1 of 1; 5 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Hirschfeld vs S Urusov  0-1221866Hirschfeld - Urusov MatchC51 Evans Gambit
2. S Urusov vs Hirschfeld  ½-½461866Hirschfeld - Urusov MatchC45 Scotch Game
3. Hirschfeld vs S Urusov 1-0161866Hirschfeld - Urusov MatchC29 Vienna Gambit
4. S Urusov vs Hirschfeld  1-0291866Hirschfeld - Urusov MatchB40 Sicilian
5. Hirschfeld vs S Urusov  ½-½441866Hirschfeld - Urusov MatchC77 Ruy Lopez
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