Blackburne, J.H. – Zukertort, J.H. 1887




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Blackburne, Joseph    2599 (30) 9/14 
Zukertort, Johannes    2501 (32) 5/14 
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London
Start date: 7 May 1887
End date: 9 June 1887
 
Notes:
Feenstra Kuiper, Moran, Di Felice and La Grande Storia degli Scacchi give +5-1=8 for Blackburne; Sarah's Blackburne web pages give +5-1=7 for Blackburne; Sergeant gives +5-1=1 for Blackburne. The July 1887 issue of British Chess Magazine gives +5-1=8.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 108
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 22
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 198
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 205, 255
   Moran, World Chess Championship I, page 8
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 203
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 390
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 7, June 1887, page 242, 268
   [BCM], vol. 7, July 1887, page 301
   [BCM], vol. 11, Aug. 1891, page 392
Web
   Sarah.  [der Schwarze Tod]
   Sarah.  [Joseph Henry Blackburne]
   Sericano, C.  [I matches 1880/99]

Match information updated: 16 Jul. 2017