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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: Alexander Alekhine

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Nimzowitsch vs Alekhine 1-0461926SemmeringB02 Alekhine's Defense
2. A Vajda vs Alekhine  ½-½391926SemmeringC77 Ruy Lopez
3. Alekhine vs Gilg 0-1671926SemmeringA52 Budapest Gambit
4. S Rosselli del Turco vs Alekhine 0-1351926SemmeringA07 King's Indian Attack
5. Alekhine vs K Treybal  1-0341926SemmeringD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
6. J Davidson vs Alekhine 0-1521926SemmeringD45 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
7. Alekhine vs Yates 1-0631926SemmeringA28 English
8. Rubinstein vs Alekhine 0-1291926SemmeringE16 Queen's Indian
9. Alekhine vs Janowski ½-½1031926SemmeringD28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
10. W Michel vs Alekhine  0-1321926SemmeringA47 Queen's Indian
11. Alekhine vs Gruenfeld 1-0271926SemmeringD21 Queen's Gambit Accepted
12. Tarrasch vs Alekhine 0-1581926SemmeringA09 Reti Opening
13. Alekhine vs Vidmar 0-1581926SemmeringD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
14. Kmoch vs Alekhine 0-1341926SemmeringA80 Dutch
15. Alekhine vs Reti 1-0581926SemmeringE60 King's Indian Defense
16. Tartakower vs Alekhine 0-1991926SemmeringC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
17. Alekhine vs Spielmann ½-½311926SemmeringA46 Queen's Pawn Game
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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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