Cologne 1898 (2)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Burn, Amos    2593 (28) 11.5 / 15 
Cohn, Wilhelm    2439 (34) 10.5 / 15 
Charousek, Rezső    2621 (42) 10.5 / 15 
Chigorin, Mikhail    2592 (29) 10.5 / 15 
Steinitz, Wilhelm    2601 (29) 9.5 / 15 
Schlechter, Carl    2567 (28) 9 / 15 
Showalter, Jackson    2524 (27) 9 / 15 
Berger, Johann    2486 (46) 8 / 15 
Janowsky, Dawid    2612 (29) 7.5 / 15 
von Popiel, Ignatz    2419 (41) 7 / 15 
Schiffers, Emanuel    2493 (30) 7 / 15 
von Gottschall, Hermann    2393 (47) 5.5 / 15 
Heinrichsen, Arved    2326 (47) 4 / 15 
Albin, Adolf    2338 (38) 4 / 15 
Fritz, Alexander    2282 (61) 3.5 / 15 
Schallopp, Emil    2328 (45) 3 / 15 
 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 11th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier
Place: Cologne
Start date: 1 Aug. 1898
End date: 19 Aug. 1898
 
Notes:
Sergeant, Feenstra Kuiper, Gaige and Di Felice give the start date of the Congress as 31 July 1898, but Fiala (p.20) indicates that the international tournament started on 1 Aug. 1898.
 
References
Books
   Adams, Mikhail Chigorin, page 34
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 185
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 46, 211
   Fiala, Cologne 1898
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 556
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables I, page 120
   Goldman, Carl Schlechter!, page 138
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 272
   Harding, Steinitz in London, page 333
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 145
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 232

Tournament information updated: 19 Aug. 2022