Frankfurt 1887 (4)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Mackenzie, George    2596 (32) 15 / 20 
Weiss, Miksa    2597 (39) 13.5 / 20 
Blackburne, Joseph    2599 (30) 13.5 / 20 
von Bardeleben, Curt    2564 (37) 13 / 20 
Berger, Johann    2537 (42) 12 / 20 
Tarrasch, Siegbert    2599 (39) 12 / 20 
Englisch, Berthold    2561 (43) 11.5 / 20 
Paulsen, Louis    2528 (42) 11 / 20 
Schallopp, Emil    2540 (34) 11 / 20 
Schiffers, Emanuel    2473 (45) 10 / 20 
Alapin, Semyon    2473 (45) 9.5 / 20 
Burn, Amos    2541 (30) 9.5 / 20 
Noa, Josef    2444 (44) 9 / 20 
Metger, Johannes    2434 (44) 8.5 / 20 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2591 (29) 8.5 / 20 
Zukertort, Johannes    2501 (32) 8.5 / 20 
von Scheve, Theodor    2480 (35) 8 / 20 
von Gottschall, Hermann    2460 (41) 8 / 20 
Taubenhaus, Jean    2456 (36) 6.5 / 20 
Fritz, Alexander    2369 (46) 6 / 20 
Harmonist, Max    2466 (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
   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: 16 Jul. 2017