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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: Frank Marshall

 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. Schlechter vs Marshall ½-½571905OstendD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
3. Marshall vs Teichmann  ½-½601905OstendD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
4. H Wolf vs Marshall ½-½561905OstendB23 Sicilian, Closed
5. Marshall vs Maroczy 0-1621905OstendD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Taubenhaus vs Marshall 0-1841905OstendB40 Sicilian
7. Marshall vs Chigorin 1-0301905OstendA83 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
8. Blackburne vs Marshall 1-0311905OstendC00 French Defense
9. Marshall vs Janowski ½-½651905OstendD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. G Marco vs Marshall  ½-½311905OstendC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
11. Marshall vs Burn 1-0231905OstendC54 Giuoco Piano
12. Tarrasch vs Marshall ½-½451905OstendC42 Petrov Defense
13. Marshall vs Alapin 1-0361905OstendB07 Pirc
14. Leonhardt vs Marshall  0-1331905OstendC11 French
15. Marshall vs Schlechter ½-½551905OstendD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. Teichmann vs Marshall 1-0561905OstendC12 French, McCutcheon
17. Marshall vs H Wolf ½-½601905OstendD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. Maroczy vs Marshall 1-0581905OstendC63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
19. Marshall vs Taubenhaus  1-0341905OstendD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
20. Chigorin vs Marshall 0-1651905OstendC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
21. Marshall vs Blackburne 0-1871905OstendD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. Janowski vs Marshall 1-0551905OstendD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
23. Marshall vs G Marco  1-0481905OstendD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
24. Burn vs Marshall  ½-½531905OstendD09 Queen's Gambit Declined, Albin Counter Gambit, 5.g3
25. Marshall vs Tarrasch 0-1621905OstendD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
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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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