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Oscar Tenner
Number of games in database: 47
Years covered: 1910 to 1948

Overall record: +18 -22 =3 (45.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database. 4 exhibition games, blitz/rapid, odds games, etc. are excluded from this statistic.

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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   O W Field vs O Tenner, 1922 0-1
   Maroczy vs O Tenner, 1926 0-1
   Alekhine vs O Tenner, 1911 1/2-1/2
   O Tenner vs O Chajes, 1923 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   9th American Chess Congress (1923)

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(born Apr-05-1880, died Dec-24-1948, 68 years old) Ukraine (federation/nationality United States of America)

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Oscar Tenner was born in Lemberg (Polish: Lwów), Austria-Hungary (now Lviv, Ukraine). He died in New York, NY USA.

Wikipedia article: Oscar Tenner

Last updated: 2018-04-05 10:46:01

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 50  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. O Tenner vs Von Bardeleben  1-0331910BerlinB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
2. O Tenner vs Von Bardeleben 1-0751910BerlinC87 Ruy Lopez
3. Teichmann vs O Tenner 1-0321910BerlinC14 French, Classical
4. O Tenner vs Von Bardeleben  0-1531910BerlinC66 Ruy Lopez
5. Von Bardeleben vs O Tenner  1-0561910BerlinC42 Petrov Defense
6. B Yankovich vs O Tenner  0-1361910Hauptturnier-BD00 Queen's Pawn Game
7. Von Bardeleben vs O Tenner 0-1331910BerlinC49 Four Knights
8. Alekhine vs O Tenner 1-0151911Cologne Germany (analysis)C30 King's Gambit Declined
9. Alekhine vs O Tenner ½-½231911CologneC30 King's Gambit Declined
10. Hromadka vs O Tenner  0-1351912DSB-18.Kongress-BC41 Philidor Defense
11. F Schubert vs O Tenner  ½-½331913Mlada BoleslavD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
12. Reti vs O Tenner 1-0301913Mlada BoleslavC41 Philidor Defense
13. Hromadka vs O Tenner 0-1481913Mlada BoleslavC11 French
14. O Tenner vs F Treybal  1-0341913Mlada BoleslavC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
15. J Dobias vs O Tenner  1-0431913Mlada BoleslavC60 Ruy Lopez
16. O Tenner vs J Brach Sr 1-0291913Mlada BoleslavC10 French
17. O Tenner vs V Dyk 1-0351913Master TtA22 English
18. O W Field vs O Tenner 0-1181922Rapid-transit gC58 Two Knights
19. J Mishook vs O Tenner 1-0461923New York Metropolitan ttC41 Philidor Defense
20. J S Morrison vs O Tenner  0-13519239th American Chess CongressD04 Queen's Pawn Game
21. O Tenner vs Marshall  0-16019239th American Chess CongressD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. O Tenner vs A Hodges 1-02419239th American Chess CongressA84 Dutch
23. Santasiere vs O Tenner  0-13019239th American Chess CongressA45 Queen's Pawn Game
24. O Tenner vs O Chajes  1-05719239th American Chess CongressA10 English
25. M C Palmer vs O Tenner  1-05719239th American Chess CongressC01 French, Exchange
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-20-09  Jim Bartle: Tenner often appeared in Robert Byrne's NY Times columns, usually with some irreverent comment. For example, when a Marshall Club member went on and on about how great Teichmann was despite having only one eye, Tenner asked him, "Which squares couldn't he see?"
Apr-05-09  WhiteRook48: happy birthday!
Jun-21-09  myschkin: . . .



To Go to Lvov

(translated poem originally by Adam Zagajewski, 2002)

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  wordfunph: Oscar Tenner often told the story that during the World War 1, they made a chess set out of soft bread and later when food became scarce, they ate the pieces!
Apr-05-10  Birthday Boy: <worfunph> =)

Happy Birthday!!!Oscar Tenner!!!!!

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  wordfunph: <Birthday Boy: <worfunph> =) Happy Birthday!!!Oscar Tenner!!!!!>

<Birthday Boy> sorry i missed my parting shots.. =)

Belated Happy Birthday Master Oscar Tenner!

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  Penguincw: R.I.P. Tenner.

Somehow, his now sounds familiar...

Apr-05-16  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Oscar Tenner.
Apr-05-18  nummerzwei: Recently I've finished reading Antje Goehler 's weird novel <Balcke oder der hypermoderne Prometheus>, which has Tenner as a character.

He's playing one of his match games with Bardeleben (this one: O Tenner vs Von Bardeleben, 1910), while poets Ernst Balcke ( and Jakob van Hoddis( kibitz.

Apr-05-18  Nosnibor: <nummerzwei> "It`s all about the bass"!

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