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🏆 Ostend (1905) Chess Event Description
The first in a planned series of three international chess master tournaments held in the coastal town of Ostend, Belgium was conducted at the local casino from June 12th to July 18th, 1905. Fourteen chess masters were invited to participate in the double round robin event, including major participants and earlier winners of the Monte Carlo tournament series of the previous four years. The best of these players included David Janowski, Geza Maróczy, Siegbert Tarrasch, and Carl Schlechter. As he did in ... [more]

Player: Geza Maroczy

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 26  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Janowski vs Maroczy 0-1751905OstendD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
2. Maroczy vs G Marco  ½-½521905OstendC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
3. Burn vs Maroczy  ½-½211905OstendD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
4. Maroczy vs Tarrasch 0-1291905OstendB40 Sicilian
5. Marshall vs Maroczy 0-1621905OstendD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Maroczy vs Leonhardt 1-0341905OstendD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. Schlechter vs Maroczy ½-½241905OstendD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. Maroczy vs Teichmann 1-0361905OstendD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
9. H Wolf vs Maroczy 0-1331905OstendC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
10. Alapin vs Maroczy 0-1551905OstendB15 Caro-Kann
11. Maroczy vs Taubenhaus 1-0391905OstendA00 Uncommon Opening
12. Chigorin vs Maroczy  ½-½591905OstendC01 French, Exchange
13. Maroczy vs Blackburne 1-0611905OstendC61 Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense
14. Maroczy vs Janowski 0-1311905OstendC77 Ruy Lopez
15. G Marco vs Maroczy 1-0131905OstendB28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
16. Maroczy vs Burn  ½-½501905OstendC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
17. Tarrasch vs Maroczy 0-1511905OstendC42 Petrov Defense
18. Maroczy vs Marshall 1-0581905OstendC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
19. Leonhardt vs Maroczy 0-1541905OstendC26 Vienna
20. Maroczy vs Schlechter ½-½211905OstendC01 French, Exchange
21. Teichmann vs Maroczy  ½-½241905OstendD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
22. Maroczy vs H Wolf 1-0241905OstendC67 Ruy Lopez
23. Maroczy vs Alapin 1-0571905OstendD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
24. Taubenhaus vs Maroczy 0-1891905OstendC50 Giuoco Piano
25. Maroczy vs Chigorin 1-0331905OstendE48 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Bd3 d5
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-06-16  TheFocus: The official list of prizes,as given in the <Revue d'Echecs>:

First, 5,000 francs and a gold medal; second, 3,000; third, 2,000; fourth, 1,200; fifth, 900; sixth, 700; seventh, 500; eighth, 400; ninth, 350; tenth, 300; eleventh, 250; twelfth, 200; thirteenth, 175; fourteenth, 150.

Special prizes were awarded as follows:
250 francs, donated by Prof. Isaac L. Rice, to D. Janowski for the game, Janowski vs. Tarrasch.

100 francs, donated by A. Oppenheimer, to J.H. Blackburne for the game, Marshall vs. Blackburne.

100 francs, donated by A. Hallgarten, to M.I. Tschigorin for the game, Tschigorin vs. Marco.

In addition to the foregoing, special awards were made for the games mentioned below: 150 francs to F.J. Marshall (Marshall vs. Burn); 100 francs to C. Schlechter (Schlechter vs. Janowski); 100 francs to G. Maroczy (Maroczy vs. Leonhardt); 100 francs to Dr. S. Tarrasch (Maroczy vs. Tarrasch); 50 francs to R. Teichmann (Teichmann vs. Tschigorin); 50 francs to G. Marco (Wolf vs. Marco); 50 francs to P.S. Leonhardt (Leonhardt vs. Tarrasch); 50 francs to A. Burn (Tschigorin vs. Burn); 50 francs to S. Alapin (Alapin vs. Marshall).

May-17-18  zanzibar: Some info about sources for this tournament can be found here:

Leonhardt vs Teichmann, 1905 (kibitz #2)

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