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🏆 Semmering (1926) Chess Event Description
An international chess master tournament was organized and held at the Grand Hotel Panhas, in the Semmering Pass, south of Vienna, from March 7th to the 29th, 1926. The event was organized by ... [more]

Player: Milan Vidmar

 page 1 of 1; 17 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Vidmar vs Yates  1-0401926SemmeringE12 Queen's Indian
2. Rubinstein vs Vidmar ½-½711926SemmeringE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
3. Vidmar vs Janowski  1-0571926SemmeringD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. W Michel vs Vidmar  ½-½401926SemmeringE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
5. Vidmar vs Gruenfeld  ½-½301926SemmeringD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Tarrasch vs Vidmar 1-0611926SemmeringE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
7. Vidmar vs A Vajda  ½-½381926SemmeringD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
8. Vidmar vs Kmoch  ½-½301926SemmeringE12 Queen's Indian
9. Reti vs Vidmar 0-1331926SemmeringD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. Vidmar vs Tartakower 1-0651926SemmeringD57 Queen's Gambit Declined, Lasker Defense
11. Spielmann vs Vidmar 1-0191926SemmeringC29 Vienna Gambit
12. Vidmar vs Nimzowitsch 1-0621926SemmeringE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
13. Alekhine vs Vidmar 0-1581926SemmeringD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. Vidmar vs Gilg  1-0211926SemmeringD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
15. S Rosselli del Turco vs Vidmar  ½-½621926SemmeringC28 Vienna Game
16. Vidmar vs K Treybal  1-0421926SemmeringD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
17. J Davidson vs Vidmar  0-1621926SemmeringD11 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-06-13  Karpova: Brilliancy Prizes:

Judge: Dr. Ossip Bernstein

- 1st prize (450 S) to Alekhine for Rubinstein vs Alekhine, 1926 and J Davidson vs Alekhine, 1926

- 2nd prize (225 S) to Dr. Tartakower for Tartakower vs Tarrasch, 1926

- Shared prizes (125 S each) to

Reti for Reti vs Gilg, 1926

Janowski for J Davidson vs Janowski, 1926

Rubinstein for W Michel vs Rubinstein, 1926

- Special prize (100 S) to Rubinstein for the most correct game (<die korrekteste Partie>) - Rubinstein vs Spielmann, 1926

Source: Page 286 of the September 1926 'Neue Wiener Schachzeitung'

May-04-21  BickeDag: An unfortunate tournament for Turco. He almost pulled a Moreau
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  perfidious: Too many of the participants came to an unfortunate end: Yates of asphyxia by gas, believe Vajda also suffered the same fate; Treybal perished at the hands of the Nazis; Reti of scarlet fever and Janowski of tuberculosis, this last within a year of this event.

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