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2nd City Chess Club Tournament

Wilhelm Steinitz8.5/10(+8 -1 =1)[games]
Adolf Albin6.5/10(+6 -3 =1)[games]
Edward Hymes6/10(+4 -2 =4)[games]
Jackson Whipps Showalter6/10(+5 -3 =2)[games]
Harry Nelson Pillsbury5/10(+4 -4 =2)[games]
Eugene Delmar5/10(+3 -3 =4)[games]
James Moore Hanham4/10(+3 -5 =2)[games]
Salomon Ricardo-Rocamora4/10(+4 -6 =0)[games]
Jacob C Halpern4/10(+3 -5 =2)[games]
David Graham Baird3/10(+1 -5 =4)[games]
Nechemia Jasnogrodsky3/10(+2 -6 =2)[games]
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2nd City Chess Club Tournament (1894)

Held in the city of New York between October 20th through November 15th, this was the second tournament held under the auspices of the City Chess Club. Pillsbury had won the previous 1st City Chess Club Tournament (1893) but only managed an even score here. Especially noteworthy was that this was the first tournament since 1883 that had former World Champion Wilhelm Steinitz as a participant.

1 Steinitz X 0 = 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 8.5 2 Albin 1 X 0 1 0 = 0 1 1 1 1 6.5 3 Hymes = 1 X 0 = 1 1 1 = = 0 6 4 Showalter 0 0 1 X 1 = 1 0 1 = 1 6 5 Pillsbury 0 1 = 0 X 1 = 0 0 1 1 5 6 Delmar 0 = 0 = 0 X = 1 1 = 1 5 7 Hanham 0 1 0 0 = = X 1 0 1 0 4 8 Rocamora 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 X 1 0 1 4 9 Halpern 0 0 = 0 1 0 1 0 X 1 = 4 10 Baird 0 0 = = 0 = 0 1 0 X = 3 11 Jasnogrodsky 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 = = X 3

David Baird forfeited his fifth round game to Pillsbury. This was the only forfeit in the tournament.

Based on an original collection by User: TheFocus.

 page 1 of 1; 23 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S Ricardo-Rocamora vs J C Halpern  1-04318942nd City Chess Club TournamentC26 Vienna
2. Showalter vs N Jasnogrodsky  1-04018942nd City Chess Club TournamentC13 French
3. Steinitz vs J C Halpern  1-03318942nd City Chess Club TournamentC05 French, Tarrasch
4. Albin vs S Ricardo-Rocamora  1-04218942nd City Chess Club TournamentD05 Queen's Pawn Game
5. E Hymes vs J M Hanham  1-02918942nd City Chess Club TournamentC41 Philidor Defense
6. J M Hanham vs Albin  1-03418942nd City Chess Club TournamentC53 Giuoco Piano
7. Showalter vs E Hymes  1-03218942nd City Chess Club TournamentC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
8. Albin vs Showalter 1-04518942nd City Chess Club TournamentD05 Queen's Pawn Game
9. Steinitz vs S Ricardo-Rocamora  1-03118942nd City Chess Club TournamentC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
10. S Ricardo-Rocamora vs N Jasnogrodsky  1-06718942nd City Chess Club TournamentC03 French, Tarrasch
11. E Hymes vs Albin  1-05818942nd City Chess Club TournamentD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
12. J C Halpern vs D G Baird  1-05518942nd City Chess Club TournamentC53 Giuoco Piano
13. N Jasnogrodsky vs J M Hanham  1-04518942nd City Chess Club TournamentD02 Queen's Pawn Game
14. Steinitz vs Showalter  1-02918942nd City Chess Club TournamentD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
15. J C Halpern vs J M Hanham 1-05418942nd City Chess Club TournamentC41 Philidor Defense
16. D G Baird vs S Ricardo-Rocamora  1-04118942nd City Chess Club TournamentB30 Sicilian
17. N Jasnogrodsky vs E Hymes  1-06218942nd City Chess Club TournamentD02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. J M Hanham vs D G Baird 1-03918942nd City Chess Club TournamentC53 Giuoco Piano
19. Albin vs N Jasnogrodsky  1-05318942nd City Chess Club TournamentC11 French
20. Showalter vs J C Halpern  1-04218942nd City Chess Club TournamentC10 French
21. Pillsbury vs Albin 1-04618942nd City Chess Club TournamentD46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
22. Steinitz vs N Jasnogrodsky 1-02918942nd City Chess Club TournamentC30 King's Gambit Declined
23. Albin vs J C Halpern  1-04518942nd City Chess Club TournamentC10 French
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