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Jakob Adolf Seitz
Number of games in database: 167
Years covered: 1920 to 1962
Overall record: +35 -75 =57 (38.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Feb-14-1898, died Apr-06-1970, 72 years old) Germany

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Jakob Adolf Seitz was a German chess master and journalist. Following the outbreak of World War II during the Buenos Aires Olympiad he stayed in Argentina with many other German and Austrian masters, but moved back to Europe following the war. In Znosko-Borovsky vs J A Seitz, 1931, he became the first known player to checkmate with king and two knights against king and pawn.

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 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 167  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. W Schoenmann vs J A Seitz  1-0381920Berlin2C01 French, Exchange
2. M Bluemich vs J A Seitz 1-0241920Berlin2C11 French
3. R P Michell vs J A Seitz  1-0341922Major OpenC12 French, McCutcheon
4. J A Seitz vs J H Blake  0-1381922Major OpenA60 Benoni Defense
5. J A Seitz vs E Voellmy  ½-½211923SUI-South GermanyD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
6. E Voellmy vs J A Seitz  ½-½361923SUI-South GermanyD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. J A Seitz vs Alekhine 0-1451923BCF-ch 16th Major OpenD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. J A Seitz vs Tarrasch  ½-½511923TriesteA91 Dutch Defense
9. Yates vs J A Seitz  1-0521923TriesteC12 French, McCutcheon
10. J A Seitz vs L Miliani  1-0371923TriesteD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. G Cancelliere vs J A Seitz  ½-½711923TriesteB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
12. J A Seitz vs P F Johner  0-1491923TriesteD85 Grunfeld
13. D Marotti vs J A Seitz  ½-½411923TriesteB12 Caro-Kann Defense
14. J A Seitz vs L Asztalos  ½-½201923TriesteD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
15. J A Seitz vs Z Vecsey  1-0681923TriesteA16 English
16. J A Seitz vs S Rosselli del Turco  ½-½561923TriesteD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
17. E Canal vs J A Seitz  ½-½401923TriesteA00 Uncommon Opening
18. J A Seitz vs H E Price  1-0311923Hastings 1923/24A10 English
19. Maroczy vs J A Seitz  1-0541923Hastings 1923/24C02 French, Advance
20. J A Seitz vs G Norman 0-1281923Hastings 1923/24A16 English
21. J Mieses vs J A Seitz  0-1481923Hastings 1923/24A07 King's Indian Attack
22. J A Seitz vs J H Blake  1-0701923Hastings 1923/24A16 English
23. J A Seitz vs Maroczy  ½-½221924Hastings-A 1924/25C01 French, Exchange
24. J A Seitz vs L Steiner  1-0631924Hastings-A 1924/25C66 Ruy Lopez
25. Yates vs J A Seitz  1-0481924Hastings-A 1924/25B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
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Aug-07-09  Sem: According to Wikipedia Seitz (1898-1970) was a German-Argentine chess master and journalist. He spent WWII in Argentina, together with many European other chess players.
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  whiteshark: <Sem> Jakob Adolf Seitz (14 February 1898, Meitingen, Germany – 6 April 1970, Switzerland) was a German–Argentine chess master and journalist.

Bio + records:

Jun-29-13  Karpova: Dr. Seitz beat Adolf Kramer in matches with 5.0 - 0.0 in 1928 and 4.5 - 0.5 in 1929 according to page 205 of the 1929 'Neue Wiener Schachzeitung'.

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