Kemeri 1937 was Alexander Alekhine's penultimate tune up for his impending rematch with World Champion ... [more]
Player: Gideon Stahlberg
| page 1 of 1; 17 games
|1. K Ozols vs Stahlberg
|| ||½-½||39||1937||Kemeri||A13 English|
|2. Rellstab vs Stahlberg
||1-0||21||1937||Kemeri||C14 French, Classical|
|3. Stahlberg vs E E Book
|| ||1-0||50||1937||Kemeri||D28 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical|
|4. Vladimir Petrov vs Stahlberg
||1-0||37||1937||Kemeri||D43 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|5. Stahlberg vs Keres
||1-0||74||1937||Kemeri||C14 French, Classical|
|6. W Hasenfuss vs Stahlberg
|| ||½-½||41||1937||Kemeri||C14 French, Classical|
|7. Stahlberg vs Fine
||½-½||45||1937||Kemeri||D41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch|
|8. T Bergs vs Stahlberg
|| ||½-½||25||1937||Kemeri||D47 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav|
|9. Stahlberg vs E Steiner
|| ||1-0||63||1937||Kemeri||E39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation|
|10. F Apsenieks vs Stahlberg
|| ||½-½||57||1937||Kemeri||C01 French, Exchange|
|11. Stahlberg vs Alekhine
||½-½||68||1937||Kemeri||D06 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|12. V Mikenas vs Stahlberg
|| ||1-0||47||1937||Kemeri||D67 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense, Bd3 line|
|13. Stahlberg vs S Landau
|| ||1-0||34||1937||Kemeri||D15 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav|
|14. Feigin vs Stahlberg
|| ||1-0||60||1937||Kemeri||D60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense|
|15. Stahlberg vs Flohr
|| ||½-½||30||1937||Kemeri||E60 King's Indian Defense|
|16. Reshevsky vs Stahlberg
||½-½||56||1937||Kemeri||D37 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|17. Stahlberg vs Tartakower
||½-½||60||1937||Kemeri||A50 Queen's Pawn Game|
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|Dec-06-12|| ||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|| ||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)
|Sep-29-13|| ||GrahamClayton: On the basis of his performance in this tournament, Petrov was given an invitation to the Semmering/Baden (1937) tournament.|
|Mar-26-15|| ||MissScarlett: According to Golombek, Book intended to become a chess professional, but his relative failure in this event persuaded him otherwise.|
|Feb-05-17|| ||Stonehenge: Some info in Latvian:
|Feb-05-17|| ||JimNorCal: What happened to Reuben Fine?
|Feb-23-17|| ||thegoodanarchist: < JimNorCal: What happened to Reuben Fine?>|
Eventually, he got psyched out of chess...
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