Frankfurt 1887 (4)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Mackenzie, George    2630 (29) 15 / 20 
Weiss, Miksa    2601 (39) 13.5 / 20 
Blackburne, Joseph    2604 (29) 13.5 / 20 
von Bardeleben, Curt    2570 (36) 13 / 20 
Berger, Johann    2544 (41) 12 / 20 
Tarrasch, Siegbert    2622 (38) 12 / 20 
Englisch, Berthold    2566 (42) 11.5 / 20 
Paulsen, Louis    2534 (42) 11 / 20 
Schallopp, Emil    2546 (33) 11 / 20 
Schiffers, Emanuel    2485 (45) 10 / 20 
Alapin, Semyon    2482 (44) 9.5 / 20 
Burn, Amos    2545 (30) 9.5 / 20 
Noa, Josef    2450 (44) 9 / 20 
Metger, Johannes    2439 (44) 8.5 / 20 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2594 (29) 8.5 / 20 
Zukertort, Johannes    2506 (32) 8.5 / 20 
von Scheve, Theodor    2487 (35) 8 / 20 
von Gottschall, Hermann    2465 (41) 8 / 20 
Taubenhaus, Jean    2458 (36) 6.5 / 20 
Fritz, Alexander    2375 (46) 6 / 20 
Harmonist, Max    2473 (38) 5.5 / 20 
 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 5th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier
Place: Frankfurt
Start date: 18 July 1887
End date: 2 Aug. 1887
 
Notes:
Gaige gives starting date July 18, 1887; Feenstra Kuiper and Di Felice give July 17. According to the British Chess Magazine, the Congress opened on the 17th, but play began on the 18th.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 106
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 32, 206
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 297
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables I, page 56
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 293
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 246
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 144
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 205
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 7, Aug. 1887, page 339
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Francoforte 1887]

Tournament information updated: 5 May 2020