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🏆 Scarborough (1930)

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At their 23rd Annual Congress due to be held at Scarborough in Yorkshire from June 23 to July 5, 1930 the British Chess Federation decided to substitute for their British Championship event an international tournament containing six strong foreign masters and six of the leading home players. The players invited from abroad were Rubinstein and ... [more]

Player: Edward Guthlac Sergeant

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Sultan Khan vs E G Sergeant  1-0351930ScarboroughB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
2. E G Sergeant vs W Winter  ½-½131930ScarboroughB60 Sicilian, Richter-Rauzer
3. E G Sergeant vs Rubinstein 0-1301930ScarboroughC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
4. G A Thomas vs E G Sergeant 1-0601930ScarboroughA07 King's Indian Attack
5. Yates vs E G Sergeant 1-0401930ScarboroughC77 Ruy Lopez
6. E G Sergeant vs Gruenfeld  ½-½201930ScarboroughC48 Four Knights
7. E G Sergeant vs Ahues  ½-½371930ScarboroughC77 Ruy Lopez
8. Colle vs E G Sergeant  1-0451930ScarboroughD00 Queen's Pawn Game
9. Maroczy vs E G Sergeant  1-0381930ScarboroughD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
10. E G Sergeant vs R P Michell  ½-½221930ScarboroughC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
11. Menchik vs E G Sergeant  ½-½291930ScarboroughA09 Reti Opening
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Sergeant wins | Sergeant loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-04-14  Errrrrrr: Tough one. Sultan Khan beat Ahues and finished one spot behind him on tiebreak
Apr-15-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  MissScarlett: Linlithgowshire Gazette, July 4th 1930, p.8:

<Last week, in speaking of the B.C.F. Congress at Scarborough, we quoted from a local paper saying, “One of the most romantic figures at the tournament will be the turbaned Mir Sultan Khan.” It turns out, however, that for this occasion Sultan Khan has abandoned his picturesque Indian costume, and appears in European dress, which suits him admirably.>

Jun-02-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  woldsmandriffield: Vera Menchik was also by 1930 a home player!?

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