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🏆 Buffalo (1901)

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The masters' event from the New York State Chess Association Congress, this was held from August 12-17, 1901 in Buffalo as a six-player, double-round tournament and ended in a convincing victory for Harry Pillsbury. ... [more]

Player: Harry Nelson Pillsbury

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. E Delmar vs Pillsbury 0-1641901BuffaloA01 Nimzovich-Larsen Attack
2. Pillsbury vs Marshall 1-0331901BuffaloD02 Queen's Pawn Game
3. W Napier vs Pillsbury 0-1351901BuffaloC78 Ruy Lopez
4. C S Howell vs Pillsbury ½-½561901BuffaloB30 Sicilian
5. Pillsbury vs W Napier 1-0471901BuffaloC66 Ruy Lopez
6. Pillsbury vs E Delmar 1-0571901BuffaloC00 French Defense
7. Pillsbury vs L Karpinski 1-0341901BuffaloB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
8. Pillsbury vs C S Howell 1-0421901BuffaloB58 Sicilian
9. Marshall vs Pillsbury ½-½561901BuffaloC22 Center Game
10. L Karpinski vs Pillsbury 0-1391901BuffaloC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-16-16  offramp: Marshall had come third at Paris (1900) where he beat Lasker ( Marshall vs Lasker, 1900 ). So this was a bad result for him. Pillsbury won by a large margin, despite the strong field.
Dec-16-16  TheFocus: Marshall was not Marshall in this tournament.
Dec-06-20
Premium Chessgames Member
  KEG: The game Napier-Delmar (Round 4) is said here to be "unavailable." But a score of the game is given in the Tournament Book, said to be from the Brooklyn Daily Eagle. I was going to annotate the game, but I question the accuracy of the score. The game--as given--is so bad that it is hard to believe it was contested between the players who ultimately tied for 2nd-3rd.

Fearing that I do that providing notes on this score would be nonsense, I have decided to let it rest.

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