Horwitz, B. – Popert, W.M. 1842

Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Horwitz, Bernhard    2516 (68) 6/12 
Popert, Wilhelm    2551 (70) 6/12 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Hamburg
Start date: 1842
End date: 1842
This result is given by Negele in his article on Horwitz. However, Niessen, in his article on Popert, indicates that the result comes from the Quarterly for Chess History (5/2000, p.130) and may be based on a false translation, and therefore incorrect.
   Zavatarelli, Ignatz Kolisch, page 100
   Negele, Michael.  [Ein Mecklenburger Jude schuf die Grundlage der modernen Endspieltheorie]
   Niessen, Thomas.  [W.M. Popert - ein 'verschollener' Begründer hanseatischer Schachtradition]

Match information updated: 6 Mar. 2021