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: Carl Schlechter
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|1. Tarrasch vs Schlechter
|| ||½-½||30||1905||Ostend||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|2. Schlechter vs Marshall
||½-½||57||1905||Ostend||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|3. Leonhardt vs Schlechter
|| ||½-½||30||1905||Ostend||B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3|
|4. Alapin vs Schlechter
|| ||½-½||38||1905||Ostend||C11 French|
|5. Schlechter vs Teichmann
||½-½||62||1905||Ostend||D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense|
|6. H Wolf vs Schlechter
|| ||½-½||30||1905||Ostend||B01 Scandinavian|
|7. Schlechter vs Maroczy
||½-½||24||1905||Ostend||D30 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|8. Taubenhaus vs Schlechter
|| ||0-1||25||1905||Ostend||B40 Sicilian|
|9. Schlechter vs Chigorin
||1-0||22||1905||Ostend||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|10. Blackburne vs Schlechter
|| ||½-½||22||1905||Ostend||C55 Two Knights Defense|
|11. Schlechter vs Janowski
||1-0||34||1905||Ostend||D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense|
|12. G Marco vs Schlechter
|| ||½-½||26||1905||Ostend||B40 Sicilian|
|13. Schlechter vs Burn
|| ||½-½||19||1905||Ostend||D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense|
|14. Schlechter vs Tarrasch
|| ||½-½||21||1905||Ostend||C82 Ruy Lopez, Open|
|15. Marshall vs Schlechter
||½-½||55||1905||Ostend||D50 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|16. Schlechter vs Leonhardt
||1-0||40||1905||Ostend||C72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O|
|17. Schlechter vs Alapin
|| ||1-0||61||1905||Ostend||D02 Queen's Pawn Game|
|18. Teichmann vs Schlechter
|| ||½-½||21||1905||Ostend||C87 Ruy Lopez|
|19. Schlechter vs H Wolf
||1-0||30||1905||Ostend||D04 Queen's Pawn Game|
|20. Maroczy vs Schlechter
||½-½||21||1905||Ostend||C01 French, Exchange|
|21. Schlechter vs Taubenhaus
|| ||1-0||66||1905||Ostend||D26 Queen's Gambit Accepted|
|22. Chigorin vs Schlechter
||½-½||45||1905||Ostend||C30 King's Gambit Declined|
|23. Schlechter vs Blackburne
|| ||0-1||42||1905||Ostend||D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|24. Janowski vs Schlechter
||1-0||43||1905||Ostend||D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch|
|25. Schlechter vs G Marco
|| ||½-½||16||1905||Ostend||C50 Giuoco Piano|
| page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 26
|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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