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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: Paul Leonhardt

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 26  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Marshall vs Leonhardt 0-1601905OstendD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Alapin vs Leonhardt 0-1321905OstendC20 King's Pawn Game
3. Leonhardt vs Schlechter  ½-½301905OstendB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
4. Teichmann vs Leonhardt 0-1341905OstendC67 Ruy Lopez
5. Leonhardt vs H Wolf  0-1261905OstendC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
6. Maroczy vs Leonhardt 1-0341905OstendD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. Leonhardt vs Taubenhaus ½-½301905OstendC24 Bishop's Opening
8. Chigorin vs Leonhardt  0-1291905OstendC30 King's Gambit Declined
9. Leonhardt vs Blackburne  1-0441905OstendD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. Janowski vs Leonhardt 1-0301905OstendD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
11. Leonhardt vs G Marco  0-1371905OstendC26 Vienna
12. Burn vs Leonhardt  1-0601905OstendD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
13. Leonhardt vs Tarrasch  1-0441905OstendB23 Sicilian, Closed
14. Leonhardt vs Marshall  0-1331905OstendC11 French
15. Leonhardt vs Alapin  1-0591905OstendC14 French, Classical
16. Schlechter vs Leonhardt 1-0401905OstendC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
17. Leonhardt vs Teichmann 0-1311905OstendC67 Ruy Lopez
18. H Wolf vs Leonhardt  0-1431905OstendC67 Ruy Lopez
19. Leonhardt vs Maroczy 0-1541905OstendC26 Vienna
20. Taubenhaus vs Leonhardt  0-1311905OstendC33 King's Gambit Accepted
21. Leonhardt vs Chigorin 1-0321905OstendD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
22. Blackburne vs Leonhardt 1-0211905OstendD02 Queen's Pawn Game
23. Leonhardt vs Janowski  0-1401905OstendC26 Vienna
24. G Marco vs Leonhardt  ½-½361905OstendC67 Ruy Lopez
25. Leonhardt vs Burn  1-0351905OstendC11 French
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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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