London 1887 (4)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Burn, Amos    2542 (30) 8 /
Gunsberg, Isidor    2592 (29) 8 /
Blackburne, Joseph    2600 (30) 6.5 /
Zukertort, Johannes    2502 (32) 6 /
Pollock, William    2388 (34) 4 /
Lee, Francis    2371 (46) 3.5 /
Bird, Henry    2461 (34) 3 /
Guest, Antony    2326 (45) 3 /
Mason, James    2504 (39) 3 /
Mortimer, James    2249 (39) 0 /
 
 
Match scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Burn, Amos    2542 (30) 2.5 /
Gunsberg, Isidor    2592 (29) 2.5 /
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 3rd British Chess Association Congress - Master Tournament
Place: London
Start date: 29 Nov. 1887
End date: 12 Dec. 1887
 
Notes:
Feenstra Kuiper, in Hundert Jahre Schachturniere, gives the winning scores as 7 points each for Burn and Gunsberg, but corrects it to 8 points in Hundert Jahre Schachzweikämpfe. The play-off took place after 12 Dec. 1887.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 107
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 33
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 101
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 298
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables I, page 55
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 269, 294
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 204, 320
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Londra 1887]

Tournament information updated: 16 Jul. 2017