Cologne 1898 (2)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Burn, Amos    2607 (29) 11.5 / 15 
Cohn, Wilhelm    2455 (35) 10.5 / 15 
Charousek, Rezsö    2621 (42) 10.5 / 15 
Chigorin, Mikhail    2606 (30) 10.5 / 15 
Steinitz, Wilhelm    2616 (30) 9.5 / 15 
Schlechter, Carl    2583 (28) 9 / 15 
Showalter, Jackson    2539 (27) 9 / 15 
Berger, Johann    2500 (46) 8 / 15 
Janowsky, Dawid    2627 (29) 7.5 / 15 
von Popiel, Ignatz    2435 (41) 7 / 15 
Schiffers, Emanuel    2505 (30) 7 / 15 
von Gottschall, Hermann    2407 (48) 5.5 / 15 
Heinrichsen, Arved    2342 (47) 4 / 15 
Albin, Adolf    2366 (38) 4 / 15 
Fritz, Alexander    2296 (61) 3.5 / 15 
Schallopp, Emil    2342 (45) 3 / 15 
 
 

Event table notes

Event data
Name: 11th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier
Place: Cologne
Start date: 1 Aug. 1898
End date: 19 Aug. 1898
 
Notes:
Sergeant, Feenstra Kuiper, Gaige and Di Felice give the start date of the Congress as 31 July 1898, but Fiala (p.20) indicates that the international tournament started on 1 Aug. 1898.
 
References
Books
   Adams, Mikhail Chigorin, page 34
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 185
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 46, 211
   Fiala, Cologne 1898
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 556
   Gaige, Chess Tournament Crosstables I, page 120
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 272
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 145
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 232

Tournament information updated: 5 Sept. 2020