Mackenzie, G.H. – Vazquez, A.C. 1887 (2)




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Mackenzie, George    2610 (31) 6.5/
Vázquez, Andrés    2377 (42) 2.5/
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Havana
Start date: 6 Dec. 1887
End date: Dec. 1887
 
Notes:
Feenstra Kuiper, Di Felice, The International Chess Magazine, and Vazquez himself in El Ajedrez en Cuba give +5-1=3 for Mackenzie; the Feb. 1888 issue of the Chess Monthly says that Vazquez scored only 1 to Mackenzie's 5, and mentions no draws. The Jan. 1888 issue of the International Chess Magazine gives the first game, dated 6 Dec. 1887. The Feb. 1888 issue gives the 7th game, dated 21 Dec. 1887.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 109
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 23
   Vazquez, El Ajedrez en Cuba, page 37
Periodicals
   [CML], vol. 9, Feb. 1888, page 165
   [CML], vol. 9, Mar. 1888, page 211
   [ICM], vol. 4, Jan. 1888, page 9, 22
   [ICM], vol. 4, Feb. 1888, page 41, 50

Match information updated: 2 Apr. 2019