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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: Siegbert Tarrasch

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Tarrasch vs Rubinstein  ½-½241926SemmeringD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Janowski vs Tarrasch 1-0391926SemmeringD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. Tarrasch vs W Michel 1-0411926SemmeringE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
4. Gruenfeld vs Tarrasch 1-0641926SemmeringA50 Queen's Pawn Game
5. Tarrasch vs A Vajda  1-0571926SemmeringA52 Budapest Gambit
6. Tarrasch vs Vidmar 1-0611926SemmeringE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
7. Kmoch vs Tarrasch  0-1561926SemmeringD02 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Tarrasch vs Reti 1-0411926SemmeringA47 Queen's Indian
9. Tartakower vs Tarrasch 1-0341926SemmeringA52 Budapest Gambit
10. Tarrasch vs Spielmann  ½-½181926SemmeringE10 Queen's Pawn Game
11. Nimzowitsch vs Tarrasch  ½-½321926SemmeringE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
12. Tarrasch vs Alekhine 0-1581926SemmeringA09 Reti Opening
13. Gilg vs Tarrasch 0-1341926SemmeringE21 Nimzo-Indian, Three Knights
14. Tarrasch vs S Rosselli del Turco 1-0331926SemmeringE12 Queen's Indian
15. K Treybal vs Tarrasch 1-0321926SemmeringB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
16. Tarrasch vs J Davidson 1-0291926SemmeringA48 King's Indian
17. Yates vs Tarrasch  ½-½531926SemmeringC77 Ruy Lopez
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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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