London, England 1851 (1)




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Anderssen, Adolf    2659 (40) 2.5 /
Kieseritzky, Lionel    2555 (35) 0.5 /
 
Wyvill, Marmaduke    2483 (55) 2 /
Löwe, Edward    2300 (54) 0 /
 
Williams, Elijah    2521 (39) 2 /
Löwenthal, Johann    2513 (37) 1 /
 
Staunton, Howard    2610 (41) 2 /
Brodie, Alfred    0 /
 
Szén, József    2537 (42) 2 /
Newham, Samuel    2224 (128) 0 /
 
Kennedy, Hugh    2409 (53) 2 /
Mayet, Carl    2421 (45) 0 /
 
Horwitz, Bernhard    2480 (42) 2.5 /
Bird, Henry    2397 (42) 1.5 /
 
Mucklow, James    1731 (171) 2 /
Kennedy, E.S.    0 /
 
Anderssen, Adolf    2659 (40) 4 /
Szén, József    2537 (42) 2 /
 
Wyvill, Marmaduke    2483 (55) 4.5 /
Kennedy, Hugh    2409 (53) 3.5 /
 
Williams, Elijah    2521 (39) 4 /
Mucklow, James    1731 (171) 0 /
 
Staunton, Howard    2610 (41) 4.5 /
Horwitz, Bernhard    2480 (42) 2.5 /
 
Anderssen, Adolf    2659 (40) 4 /
Staunton, Howard    2610 (41) 1 /
 
Wyvill, Marmaduke    2483 (55) 4 /
Williams, Elijah    2521 (39) 3 /
 
Szén, József    2537 (42) 4 /
Horwitz, Bernhard    2480 (42) 0 /
 
Kennedy, Hugh    2409 (53) 4 /
Mucklow, James    1731 (171) 0 /
 
Anderssen, Adolf    2659 (40) 4.5 /
Wyvill, Marmaduke    2483 (55) 2.5 /
 
Williams, Elijah    2521 (39) 4.5 /
Staunton, Howard    2610 (41) 3.5 /
 
Szén, József    2537 (42) 4.5 /
Kennedy, Hugh    2409 (53) 0.5 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: The International Chess Tournament
Place: London, England
Start date: 27 May 1851
End date: 15 July 1851
 
Notes:
Sergeant has Andessen-Kieseritzky +2-0=0, Horwitz-Bird +2-0=1 and Williams-Mucklow +4-3, but these do not agree with Staunton's account.
 
References
Books
   Barcza, Magyar Sakktörténet, Vol.1, page 94
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 11
   Féry d'Esclands, Congrès des Échecs 1867, page xxi
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 17, 201
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables I, page 1
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 185
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 54, 114
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 79
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 141
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 73, 311
   Staunton, The Chess Tournament, page 174
Periodicals
   [BLL], 10 Aug. 1951, page 5
   [CPC], vol. 12, no. 6, June 1851, page 181
   [CPC], vol. 12, no. 7, July 1851, page 218
   [CPC], vol. 12, no. 8, Aug. 1851, page 247
   [DFP], 2 July 1859
   [Era], vol. 13, no. 650, 9 Mar. 1851, page 6
   [Era], vol. 13, no. 664, 15 June 1851, page 6
   [ILN], vol. 18, no. 489, 31 May 1851, page 481
   [ILN], vol. 18, no. 493, 14 June 1851, page 553
   [ILN], vol. 18, no. 495, 21 June 1851, page 585
   [ILN], vol. 18, no. 497, 28 June 1851, page 617
   [LiM], vol. 41, no. 2298, 3 June 1851, page 433
   [Reg], vol. 3, no. 6, June 1851, page 163
   [Reg], vol. 3, no. 7, July 1851, page 195
Web
   Sericano, C.  [I campionati del mondo fino al 1885]
   Sericano, C.  [London Torneo Internazionale, 1851]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

Tournament information updated: 6 May 2022