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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: Hans Kmoch

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kmoch vs J Davidson  1-0581926SemmeringD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
2. Yates vs Kmoch  ½-½511926SemmeringB02 Alekhine's Defense
3. Kmoch vs Rubinstein 0-1371926SemmeringD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. Janowski vs Kmoch 1-0471926SemmeringA48 King's Indian
5. Kmoch vs W Michel  ½-½251926SemmeringA47 Queen's Indian
6. Gruenfeld vs Kmoch 1-0251926SemmeringD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. Kmoch vs Tarrasch  0-1561926SemmeringD02 Queen's Pawn Game
8. Vidmar vs Kmoch  ½-½301926SemmeringE12 Queen's Indian
9. Kmoch vs A Vajda ½-½311926SemmeringA38 English, Symmetrical
10. Kmoch vs Reti 0-1321926SemmeringA52 Budapest Gambit
11. Tartakower vs Kmoch  1-0491926SemmeringE17 Queen's Indian
12. Kmoch vs Spielmann 0-1231926SemmeringE10 Queen's Pawn Game
13. Nimzowitsch vs Kmoch  ½-½311926SemmeringB03 Alekhine's Defense
14. Kmoch vs Alekhine 0-1341926SemmeringA80 Dutch
15. Gilg vs Kmoch  ½-½311926SemmeringE19 Queen's Indian, Old Main line, 9.Qxc3
16. Kmoch vs S Rosselli del Turco  1-0481926SemmeringE14 Queen's Indian
17. K Treybal vs Kmoch  0-1681926SemmeringB03 Alekhine's Defense
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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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