Steinitz, W. – Chigorin, M.I. 1892

Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Steinitz, Wilhelm    2630 (40) 12.5/23 
Chigorin, Mikhail    2625 (40) 10.5/23 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Havana
Start date: 1 Jan. 1892
End date: 28 Feb. 1892
The total given by Elo for Steinitz - Chigorin in 1891-1892, 12.5-12.5 actually includes the 2-game cable match of 1890-1891, which Chigorin won +2-0=0.
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Match information updated: 16 Jul. 2017