Frankfurt 1887 (4)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Mackenzie, George    2633 (29) 15 / 20 
Weiss, Miksa    2604 (39) 13.5 / 20 
Blackburne, Joseph    2606 (29) 13.5 / 20 
von Bardeleben, Curt    2572 (36) 13 / 20 
Berger, Johann    2546 (41) 12 / 20 
Tarrasch, Siegbert    2624 (38) 12 / 20 
Englisch, Berthold    2568 (42) 11.5 / 20 
Paulsen, Louis    2536 (42) 11 / 20 
Schallopp, Emil    2549 (33) 11 / 20 
Schiffers, Emanuel    2482 (45) 10 / 20 
Alapin, Semyon    2483 (44) 9.5 / 20 
Burn, Amos    2548 (30) 9.5 / 20 
Noa, Josef    2452 (44) 9 / 20 
Metger, Johannes    2442 (44) 8.5 / 20 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2597 (29) 8.5 / 20 
Zukertort, Johannes    2509 (32) 8.5 / 20 
von Scheve, Theodor    2490 (35) 8 / 20 
von Gottschall, Hermann    2468 (41) 8 / 20 
Taubenhaus, Jean    2460 (36) 6.5 / 20 
Fritz, Alexander    2377 (46) 6 / 20 
Harmonist, Max    2476 (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