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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: David Janowski

 page 1 of 1; 17 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Gruenfeld vs Janowski  0-1331926SemmeringD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Janowski vs Tarrasch 1-0391926SemmeringD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. Vidmar vs Janowski  1-0571926SemmeringD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. Janowski vs Kmoch 1-0471926SemmeringA48 King's Indian
5. Reti vs Janowski 1-0641926SemmeringA28 English
6. Janowski vs Tartakower 0-1331926SemmeringD58 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tartakower (Makagonov-Bondarevsky) Syst
7. Spielmann vs Janowski 1-0491926SemmeringB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
8. Janowski vs Nimzowitsch 0-1311926SemmeringA45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. Alekhine vs Janowski ½-½1031926SemmeringD28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
10. Janowski vs Gilg  0-1531926SemmeringD02 Queen's Pawn Game
11. S Rosselli del Turco vs Janowski  0-1431926SemmeringA07 King's Indian Attack
12. Janowski vs K Treybal  ½-½561926SemmeringD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
13. J Davidson vs Janowski 0-1301926SemmeringD02 Queen's Pawn Game
14. Janowski vs Yates  ½-½721926SemmeringA45 Queen's Pawn Game
15. Rubinstein vs Janowski 0-1701926SemmeringD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
16. A Vajda vs Janowski 1-0541926SemmeringC53 Giuoco Piano
17. Janowski vs W Michel 1-0151926SemmeringA45 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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