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🏆 Kemeri (1937)

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Kemeri 1937 was Alexander Alekhine's penultimate tune up for his impending rematch with World Champion ... [more]

Player: Endre Steiner

 page 1 of 1; 17 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Alekhine vs E Steiner 1-0461937KemeriA46 Queen's Pawn Game
2. E Steiner vs V Mikenas 1-0431937KemeriB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
3. S Landau vs E Steiner 0-1251937KemeriE57 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Main line with 8...dc and 9...cd
4. E Steiner vs Feigin  1-0571937KemeriB45 Sicilian, Taimanov
5. Flohr vs E Steiner  ½-½421937KemeriD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. E Steiner vs Reshevsky 0-1301937KemeriB02 Alekhine's Defense
7. Tartakower vs E Steiner  0-1361937KemeriB24 Sicilian, Closed
8. E Steiner vs K Ozols 1-0501937KemeriC10 French
9. Stahlberg vs E Steiner  1-0631937KemeriE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
10. E Steiner vs E E Book  1-0201937KemeriC15 French, Winawer
11. V Petrov vs E Steiner ½-½661937KemeriE49 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Botvinnik System
12. E Steiner vs Keres 0-1741937KemeriC87 Ruy Lopez
13. W Hasenfuss vs E Steiner  ½-½731937KemeriB24 Sicilian, Closed
14. E Steiner vs Fine  1-0451937KemeriC74 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense
15. T Bergs vs E Steiner  0-1351937KemeriE11 Bogo-Indian Defense
16. Rellstab vs E Steiner  ½-½561937KemeriB24 Sicilian, Closed
17. E Steiner vs F Apsenieks 1-0351937KemeriC40 King's Knight Opening
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-06-12
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  Chessdreamer: the correct result of the game V Mikenas vs S Landau, 1937 is 1-0. time-loss for Black. Mikenas scored 8/17, Landau 5.5/17.
Dec-06-12
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  Phony Benoni: <Chessdreamer> I've sent in a correction slip. When the change is made, the charts above will be updated accordingly.
Dec-10-12  USSR Championships: <Chessdreamer> wonderful catch!

The crosstable from Andris Fride's biography of Petrovs confirms your correction as well.

-<Vladimirs Petrovs: A chessplayer's story from Greatness to the Gulag> Andris Fride. Caissa Editions 2004, p14.

<Phony Benoni> thanks, fast work on sending in the slip. Let's keep track to make sure they make the correction.

Dec-10-12  USSR Championships: Excerpt from the memoirs of <Galina Petrovs>, <Vladimirs Petrovs'> wife:

"The tournament directors only had one prize to give because they had expected <Alekhine> to win. Since there were three winners, <Flohr> suggested to <Reshevsky> "Sammy, let's let <Petrov> take the rap for us." In this way, <Petrovs> was awarded the victory prize. He also won a silver cup for the "Most Brilliant Game by a Latvian against a Foreigner" for his match against <Rellstab>: Rellstab vs V Petrov, 1937

-"Refugee: Centenary of Salo Flohr" by Vladimir Moshchenko (in Russian) http://www.chesspro.ru/_events/2009...

Sep-29-13
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  GrahamClayton: On the basis of his performance in this tournament, Petrov was given an invitation to the Semmering/Baden (1937) tournament.
Mar-26-15
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  MissScarlett: According to Golombek, Book intended to become a chess professional, but his relative failure in this event persuaded him otherwise.
Feb-05-17
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  Stonehenge: Some info in Latvian:

https://lv.wikipedia.org/wiki/1._%C...

Feb-05-17  JimNorCal: What happened to Reuben Fine?
Disappointing result
Feb-23-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  thegoodanarchist: < JimNorCal: What happened to Reuben Fine?>

Eventually, he got psyched out of chess...

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