Frankfurt 1887 (4)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Mackenzie, George    2628 (29) 15 / 20 
Weiss, Miksa    2602 (39) 13.5 / 20 
Blackburne, Joseph    2605 (29) 13.5 / 20 
von Bardeleben, Curt    2570 (36) 13 / 20 
Berger, Johann    2543 (41) 12 / 20 
Tarrasch, Siegbert    2622 (38) 12 / 20 
Englisch, Berthold    2566 (42) 11.5 / 20 
Paulsen, Louis    2534 (42) 11 / 20 
Schallopp, Emil    2547 (34) 11 / 20 
Schiffers, Emanuel    2478 (45) 10 / 20 
Alapin, Semyon    2479 (44) 9.5 / 20 
Burn, Amos    2546 (30) 9.5 / 20 
Noa, Josef    2450 (44) 9 / 20 
Metger, Johannes    2440 (44) 8.5 / 20 
Gunsberg, Isidor    2595 (29) 8.5 / 20 
Zukertort, Johannes    2506 (32) 8.5 / 20 
von Scheve, Theodor    2488 (35) 8 / 20 
von Gottschall, Hermann    2466 (41) 8 / 20 
Taubenhaus, Jean    2461 (36) 6.5 / 20 
Fritz, Alexander    2375 (46) 6 / 20 
Harmonist, Max    2474 (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