Steinitz, W. – Fraser, G.B. 1867 (1)




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Steinitz, Wilhelm    2675 (39) 7.5/
Fraser, George    2322 (53) 1.5/
  Steinitz, Wilhelm gave odds of pawn and move
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Dundee
Start date: 25 Jan. 1867
End date: 1 Feb. 1867
 
Notes:
Dates from Tim Harding (from the Dundee Advertiser and the Dundee Courier and Argus). Le Sphinx of 15 Dec. 1866 (vol.2, pp.231-232) has a game of the match, but this issue may have been published later than the nominal date.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 47
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 18
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 167
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 148
   Winter, Chess Explorations, page 56
Periodicals
   [BLL], 2 Mar. 1867, page 9
   [BLL], 23 Mar. 1867, page 9
   [CPM], vol. 3, Feb. 1867, page 60
   [CPM], vol. 3, Mar. 1867, page 66
   [CW], vol. 3, Mar. 1867, page 10
   [Era], vol. 29, 10 Feb. 1867, page 4
   [ILN], vol. 50, 9 Feb. 1867, page 147
   [ILN], vol. 50, 16 Feb. 1867, page 171
   [ILN], vol. 50, 23 Feb. 1867, page 195
   [ILN], vol. 50, 2 Mar. 1867, page 219
   [ILN], vol. 50, 9 Mar. 1867, page 243
   [NYC], 30 Mar. 1867
   [Sph], vol. 2, 15 Dec. 1866, page 231
   [Str], vol. 1, 15 Mar. 1867, page 66
   [TFF], 16 Mar. 1867

Match information updated: 16 Jul. 2017