Cologne 1898 (2)




Results
 
Crosstable scores
Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games   
Burn, Amos    2604 (29) 11.5 / 15 
Cohn, Wilhelm    2451 (35) 10.5 / 15 
Charousek, Rezsö    2617 (42) 10.5 / 15 
Chigorin, Mikhail    2603 (30) 10.5 / 15 
Steinitz, Wilhelm    2613 (30) 9.5 / 15 
Schlechter, Carl    2579 (28) 9 / 15 
Showalter, Jackson    2535 (27) 9 / 15 
Berger, Johann    2496 (46) 8 / 15 
Janowsky, Dawid    2622 (29) 7.5 / 15 
von Popiel, Ignatz    2431 (41) 7 / 15 
Schiffers, Emanuel    2504 (30) 7 / 15 
von Gottschall, Hermann    2403 (48) 5.5 / 15 
Heinrichsen, Arved    2339 (47) 4 / 15 
Albin, Adolf    2362 (38) 4 / 15 
Fritz, Alexander    2292 (61) 3.5 / 15 
Schallopp, Emil    2338 (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