Lasker, Em. – Steinitz, W. 1894




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Lasker, Emanuel    2726 (39) 12/19 
Steinitz, Wilhelm    2644 (38) 7/19 
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: New York and Philadelphia and Montreal
Start date: 15 Mar. 1894
End date: 26 May 1894
 
Notes:
Elo gives date as 1894-1895; other sources give 1894; Giffen gives Mar.-May 1894; Di Felice gives 15 Mar.-25 May 1894; Hannak and Pope give 15 Mar.-26 May 1894.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 147
   Elo, Rating of Chessplayers, page 91
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 27
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 423
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 346
   Hannak, Emanuel Lasker, page 44
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 198
   Hilbert, Walter Penn Shipley, page 131
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 178
   Lasker, Lasker's Manual of Chess, page xx
   Murray, History of Chess, page 889
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 147
   Sunnucks, Encyclopaedia of Chess, page 468
Web
   Alberti, Marco A.  [Emanuel Lasker]
   Alberti, Marco A.  [Wilhem Steinitz]
   Cree, Graeme.  [1894 Lasker-Steinitz World Championship Match]
   Cree, Graeme.  [The World Championship Box Score]
   Giffen, Glen.  [Events Timeline]
   Giffen, Glen.  [Lasker, Emanuel]
   Giffen, Glen.  [Steinitz, Wilhelm]
   Pope, Nick.  [The Lasker-Steinitz Match, World Championship 1894]
   Sericano, C.  [I campionati del mondo dal 1886 al 1937]
   Sericano, C.  [I matches 1880/99]
   [Championship Match: Steinitz v. Lasker, Moscow 1896-97]

Match information updated: 16 Jul. 2017