Frankfurt 1887 (4)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Mackenzie, George    2620 (29) 15 / 20 
Weiss, Miksa    2597 (39) 13.5 / 20 
Blackburne, Joseph    2597 (29) 13.5 / 20 
von Bardeleben, Curt    2563 (36) 13 / 20 
Berger, Johann    2537 (41) 12 / 20 
Tarrasch, Siegbert    2615 (38) 12 / 20 
Englisch, Berthold    2559 (42) 11.5 / 20 
Paulsen, Louis    2528 (42) 11 / 20 
Schallopp, Emil    2537 (33) 11 / 20 
Schiffers, Emanuel    2477 (45) 10 / 20 
Alapin, Semyon    2483 (44) 9.5 / 20 
Burn, Amos    2537 (30) 9.5 / 20 
Noa, József    2444 (44) 9 / 20 
Metger, Johannes    2433 (44) 8.5 / 20 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2586 (29) 8.5 / 20 
Zukertort, Johannes    2500 (32) 8.5 / 20 
von Scheve, Theodor    2478 (35) 8 / 20 
von Gottschall, Hermann    2459 (41) 8 / 20 
Taubenhaus, Jean    2441 (35) 6.5 / 20 
Fritz, Alexander    2368 (46) 6 / 20 
Harmonist, Max    2464 (37) 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