Saint Petersburg 1876 (1)




Results
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Asharin, Andreas    2406 (78) 1 /
Shumov, Ilya    2338 (88) 0 /
 
Chigorin, Mikhail    2457 (73) 1 /
Schiffers, Emanuel    2432 (69) 0 /
 
Asharin, Andreas    2406 (78) 1 /
Chigorin, Mikhail    2457 (73) 0 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: Saint Petersburg Tournament
Place: Saint Petersburg
Start date: 2 Nov. 1876
End date: 2 Nov. 1876
 
Notes:
The biography of Chigorin by Jimmy Adams shows Chigorin's score in this tournament as +2-0=1, which does not match the results given in Shakhmatniy Listok, which gives Chigorin's loss to Asharin.
 
References
Books
   Adams, Mikhail Chigorin, page 29
Periodicals
   [SLk], Dec. 1876, page 127

Tournament information updated: 5 Sept. 2020