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Hastings 1926/27 Tournament

Savielly Tartakower7/9(+6 -1 =2)[games]
Edgar Colle6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Fred Dewhirst Yates5.5/9(+5 -3 =1)[games]
George Marshall Norman5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Richard Reti5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Edward G Sergeant4.5/9(+3 -3 =3)[games]
Alfred Teller4/9(+3 -4 =2)[games]
Victor Berger4/9(+4 -5 =0)[games]
George Alan Thomas3/9(+2 -5 =2)[games]
Reginald Pryce Michell1/9(+1 -8 =0)[games]
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Hastings 1926/27
The seventh annual Hastings Chess Congress met at the end of the year of 1926 to conduct a round robin tournament. Ten players were invited to compete, including Savielly Tartakower, Richard Réti, Edgar Colle, George Alan Thomas, Frederick D Yates, George Marshall Norman, Edward G Sergeant, Reginald Pryce Michell, Victor Berger, and Alfred Teller.

Hastings, England, 28 December 1926 - 6 January 19271

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 Pts 1 Tartakower * = 0 = 1 1 1 1 1 1 7.0 2 Colle = * 1 1 0 = = 1 = 1 6.0 3 Yates 1 0 * 0 1 = 1 1 0 1 5.5 4 Norman = 0 1 * = 0 0 1 1 1 5.0 5 Réti 0 1 0 = * = 0 1 1 1 5.0 6 Sergeant 0 = = 1 = * 1 0 0 1 4.5 7 Teller 0 = 0 1 1 0 * 0 = 1 4.0 8 Berger 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 * 1 1 4.0 9 Thomas 0 = 1 0 0 1 = 0 * 0 3.0 10 Michell 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 * 1.0

This collection would not have been possible without <refutor>, who has my eternal gratitude.

Hastings (1925/26) and Hastings (1927/28) were the previous and next annual tournaments in this city.

1 Battles of Hastings (R. Cload, 1991), p. 124; Rounds and game dates from Saunders, <Britbase> download link: http://www.saund.co.uk/britbase/pgn....

Original collection: Game Collection: Hastings 1926/27, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 1 of 1; 9 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. A Teller vs Colle  ½-½411926Hastings 1926/27E12 Queen's Indian
2. Colle vs Tartakower  ½-½381926Hastings 1926/27A82 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
3. E G Sergeant vs Colle ½-½341926Hastings 1926/27B03 Alekhine's Defense
4. E G Sergeant vs Reti  ½-½381927Hastings 1926/27B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
5. G A Thomas vs A Teller  ½-½281927Hastings 1926/27C79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
6. Yates vs E G Sergeant  ½-½411927Hastings 1926/27C84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. Reti vs G Norman  ½-½311927Hastings 1926/27A32 English, Symmetrical Variation
8. Colle vs G A Thomas  ½-½241927Hastings 1926/27A46 Queen's Pawn Game
9. Tartakower vs G Norman  ½-½231927Hastings 1926/27D01 Richter-Veresov Attack
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2)  

Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-07-14  julillo: Aparently the crosstable is wrong, it seems that Tartakower won Reti
Jul-08-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  WCC Editing Project:

<julillo> Thanks very much for pointing out that error.

<Paint My Dragon> has provided the proper information on the crosstable, which should be correct now?

If you find future errors in the database, this is a good place to let us know about it, because you might get prompt service with corrections:

Biographer Bistro

May-21-15  Howard: Hmmm...this seems to be one of the relatively few tournaments where Yates finished in the top three !

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