Blackburne, J.H. – Bird, H.E. 1888




Results
 
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Blackburne, Joseph    2586 (32) 4/
Bird, Henry    2463 (30) 1/
 
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: London, England
Start date: 26 Nov. 1888
End date: 30 Nov. 1888
 
Notes:
The first two games were predetermined to be Evans Gambit games. Those games went +1-1.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 112
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 23
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 31
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 268, 509
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 208
   Sunnucks, Encyclopaedia of Chess, page 46

Match information updated: 5 May 2020