Frankfurt 1887 (4)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Mackenzie, George    2629 (29) 15 / 20 
Weiss, Miksa    2603 (39) 13.5 / 20 
Blackburne, Joseph    2603 (29) 13.5 / 20 
von Bardeleben, Curt    2570 (36) 13 / 20 
Berger, Johann    2543 (41) 12 / 20 
Tarrasch, Siegbert    2621 (38) 12 / 20 
Englisch, Berthold    2564 (42) 11.5 / 20 
Paulsen, Louis    2534 (42) 11 / 20 
Schallopp, Emil    2545 (33) 11 / 20 
Schiffers, Emanuel    2485 (45) 10 / 20 
Alapin, Semyon    2487 (44) 9.5 / 20 
Burn, Amos    2543 (30) 9.5 / 20 
Noa, József    2449 (44) 9 / 20 
Metger, Johannes    2439 (44) 8.5 / 20 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2592 (29) 8.5 / 20 
Zukertort, Johannes    2506 (32) 8.5 / 20 
von Scheve, Theodor    2486 (35) 8 / 20 
von Gottschall, Hermann    2465 (41) 8 / 20 
Taubenhaus, Jean    2448 (35) 6.5 / 20 
Fritz, Alexander    2374 (46) 6 / 20 
Harmonist, Max    2472 (38) 5.5 / 20 
 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 5th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier
Place: Frankfurt
Start date: 18 July 1887
End date: 2 Aug. 1887
 
Notes:
Gaige gives starting date July 18, 1887; Feenstra Kuiper and Di Felice give July 17. According to the British Chess Magazine, the Congress opened on the 17th, but play began on the 18th.
 
References
Books
   Barcza, Magyar Sakktörténet, Vol.1, page 245
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 106
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 32, 206
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 297
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables I, page 56
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 293
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 246
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 144
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 205
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 7, no. 8, Aug. 1887, page 339
   [Brud], vol. 3, no. 32, 6 Aug. 1887, page 269
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Francoforte 1887]

Tournament information updated: 6 May 2022