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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: Jean Taubenhaus

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Blackburne vs Taubenhaus 1-0521905OstendC45 Scotch Game
2. Taubenhaus vs Janowski  ½-½791905OstendC87 Ruy Lopez
3. G Marco vs Taubenhaus  ½-½561905OstendC77 Ruy Lopez
4. Taubenhaus vs Burn  ½-½611905OstendC67 Ruy Lopez
5. Tarrasch vs Taubenhaus 1-0521905OstendC55 Two Knights Defense
6. Taubenhaus vs Marshall 0-1841905OstendB40 Sicilian
7. Leonhardt vs Taubenhaus ½-½301905OstendC24 Bishop's Opening
8. Taubenhaus vs Schlechter  0-1251905OstendB40 Sicilian
9. Teichmann vs Taubenhaus  1-0441905OstendD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
10. Taubenhaus vs H Wolf  0-1281905OstendD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
11. Maroczy vs Taubenhaus 1-0391905OstendA00 Uncommon Opening
12. Alapin vs Taubenhaus  1-0381905OstendC44 King's Pawn Game
13. Taubenhaus vs Chigorin 0-1411905OstendC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
14. Taubenhaus vs Blackburne 1-0381905OstendB73 Sicilian, Dragon, Classical
15. Janowski vs Taubenhaus  1-0201905OstendC49 Four Knights
16. Taubenhaus vs G Marco  0-1451905OstendC87 Ruy Lopez
17. Burn vs Taubenhaus  ½-½481905OstendD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
18. Taubenhaus vs Tarrasch 0-1471905OstendB42 Sicilian, Kan
19. Marshall vs Taubenhaus  1-0341905OstendD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
20. Taubenhaus vs Leonhardt  0-1311905OstendC33 King's Gambit Accepted
21. Schlechter vs Taubenhaus  1-0661905OstendD26 Queen's Gambit Accepted
22. Taubenhaus vs Teichmann ½-½411905OstendC44 King's Pawn Game
23. H Wolf vs Taubenhaus ½-½291905OstendC86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack
24. Taubenhaus vs Maroczy 0-1891905OstendC50 Giuoco Piano
25. Taubenhaus vs Alapin  0-1331905OstendC10 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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