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Ruy Lopez (C66)
1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 Bb5 Nf6 4 O-O d6

Number of games in database: 566
Years covered: 1860 to 2014
Overall record:
   White wins 47.9%
   Black wins 21.9%
   Draws 30.2%

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PRACTITIONERS
With the White Pieces With the Black Pieces
Emanuel Lasker  15 games
Carl Schlechter  11 games
Oldrich Duras  9 games
Emanuel Lasker  21 games
Milan Vidmar  14 games
Mikhail Chigorin  10 games
NOTABLE GAMES [what is this?]
White Wins Black Wins
Schlechter vs Lasker, 1910
Tarrasch vs G Marco, 1892
Nimzowitsch vs Ryckhoff, 1910
Tarrasch vs Lasker, 1908
Lasker vs Capablanca, 1921
Tarrasch vs Lasker, 1908
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 page 1 of 23; games 1-25 of 566  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. Kolisch vs Horwitz 1-018 1860 ManchesterC66 Ruy Lopez
2. Morphy vs De Riviere 1-064 1863 ParisC66 Ruy Lopez
3. Zukertort vs Anderssen 0-139 1864 BreslauC66 Ruy Lopez
4. M Lange vs F A Hipp  1-037 1864 WSB-04.KongressC66 Ruy Lopez
5. Paulsen vs G Neumann 1-052 1864 Berlin m3C66 Ruy Lopez
6. G Neumann vs V Knorre  1-027 1865 BerlinC66 Ruy Lopez
7. J Minckwitz vs A Stern 1-048 1870 Baden-BadenC66 Ruy Lopez
8. H D Smith vs A Johnston  1-024 1871 2nd American Chess CongressC66 Ruy Lopez
9. L D Barbour vs J Mason ½-½91 1876 PhiladelphiaC66 Ruy Lopez
10. J Minckwitz vs J Noa  ½-½37 1880 GrazC66 Ruy Lopez
11. Schiffers vs Chigorin 0-148 1880 St Petersburg m1C66 Ruy Lopez
12. C E Ranken vs J Lord  0-131 1883 London (Vizayanagaram)C66 Ruy Lopez
13. H Charlick vs Blackburne  0-133 1885 Simultaneous exhibitionC66 Ruy Lopez
14. Mackenzie vs Lipschutz  1-028 1886 New York mC66 Ruy Lopez
15. Taubenhaus vs Blackburne 0-130 1889 USA-06.Congress New YorkC66 Ruy Lopez
16. W Pollock vs Lipschutz 1-086 1889 USA-06.Congress New YorkC66 Ruy Lopez
17. E Delmar vs J Mason  1-032 1889 USA-06.Congress New York (30-2)C66 Ruy Lopez
18. Burn vs Blackburne 0-133 1889 USA-06.Congress New York (38-2)C66 Ruy Lopez
19. J Mason vs Blackburne ½-½54 1889 USA-06.Congress New York (24-1)C66 Ruy Lopez
20. Gunsberg vs Blackburne  ½-½19 1889 BreslauC66 Ruy Lopez
21. J Mason vs Blackburne  1-041 1889 BreslauC66 Ruy Lopez
22. Lipke / Seger / Steif vs Lasker / Mendelsohn / Popiel ½-½29 1889 Breslau consC66 Ruy Lopez
23. J N Berger vs Metger  1-019 1889 BreslauC66 Ruy Lopez
24. Burn vs L Van Vliet  1-055 1889 AmsterdamC66 Ruy Lopez
25. Csank vs Max Weiss  ½-½59 1890 Kolisch MemorialC66 Ruy Lopez
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jul-10-05  aw1988: I think this is the Steinitz Defense Semi-Deferred.
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