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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: David Janowski

 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. Taubenhaus vs Janowski  ½-½791905OstendC87 Ruy Lopez
3. Janowski vs Chigorin 1-0311905OstendD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
4. Blackburne vs Janowski 0-1371905OstendC30 King's Gambit Declined
5. Janowski vs Alapin 1-0541905OstendD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. Janowski vs G Marco  0-1851905OstendC49 Four Knights
7. Burn vs Janowski  0-1351905OstendD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
8. Janowski vs Tarrasch 1-0371905OstendD02 Queen's Pawn Game
9. Marshall vs Janowski ½-½651905OstendD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. Janowski vs Leonhardt 1-0301905OstendD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
11. Schlechter vs Janowski 1-0341905OstendD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
12. Janowski vs Teichmann  ½-½321905OstendB40 Sicilian
13. H Wolf vs Janowski 0-1301905OstendC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
14. Maroczy vs Janowski 0-1311905OstendC77 Ruy Lopez
15. Janowski vs Taubenhaus  1-0201905OstendC49 Four Knights
16. Chigorin vs Janowski ½-½391905OstendC30 King's Gambit Declined
17. Janowski vs Blackburne 1-0361905OstendD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
18. Alapin vs Janowski ½-½861905OstendC30 King's Gambit Declined
19. G Marco vs Janowski 0-1261905OstendC77 Ruy Lopez
20. Janowski vs Burn 1-0261905OstendC48 Four Knights
21. Tarrasch vs Janowski 1-0401905OstendC87 Ruy Lopez
22. Janowski vs Marshall 1-0551905OstendD40 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
23. Leonhardt vs Janowski  0-1401905OstendC26 Vienna
24. Janowski vs Schlechter 1-0431905OstendD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
25. Teichmann vs Janowski 1-0421905OstendD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
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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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