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Ignatz von Popiel
Number of games in database: 86
Years covered: 1889 to 1915

Overall record: +21 -48 =17 (34.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 King's Pawn Game (14) 
    C44 C20
 Sicilian (7) 
    B45 B40 B30 B73 B58
 French Defense (5) 
    C13 C00 C01
 French (4) 
    C13 C00
 Petrov (4) 
 Bishop's Opening (4) 
With the Black pieces:
 Caro-Kann (5) 
    B18 B12 B15
 Sicilian (4) 
    B25 B30 B35
 King's Indian Attack (4) 
 Orthodox Defense (4) 
    D60 D50 D63
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   Lasker vs Von Popiel, 1889 0-1
   Von Popiel vs G Marco, 1902 1-0
   W Cohn vs Von Popiel, 1900 1/2-1/2
   Von Popiel vs Janowski, 1898 1-0
   Von Popiel vs H E Atkins, 1902 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   11th DSB Kongress, Cologne (1898)
   Munich (1900)
   Budapest (1896)
   Monte Carlo (1902)
   13th DSB Kongress (Hanover) (1902)

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(born Jul-27-1863, died May-02-1941, 77 years old) Austria

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Wikipedia article: Ignatz von Popiel

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 86  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Lasker vs Von Popiel 0-1211889Berlin gameC26 Vienna
2. Von Popiel vs A Seidl  1-0301889Breslau Hauptturnier Gp2C22 Center Game
3. Albin vs Von Popiel  1-0211890Kolisch MemorialC27 Vienna Game
4. Von Popiel vs Csank  0-1441890Kolisch MemorialC13 French
5. B Fleissig vs Von Popiel  1-0461890Kolisch MemorialC42 Petrov Defense
6. Von Popiel vs G Marco  0-1301890Kolisch MemorialD01 Richter-Veresov Attack
7. J Bendiner vs Von Popiel  0-1391890ViennaC13 French
8. Chigorin vs Von Popiel 1-0511896BudapestC51 Evans Gambit
9. Von Popiel vs K A Walbrodt 0-1661896BudapestB30 Sicilian
10. Charousek vs Von Popiel 1-0251896BudapestC45 Scotch Game
11. Von Popiel vs Pillsbury 0-1621896BudapestC23 Bishop's Opening
12. Winawer vs Von Popiel 1-0551896BudapestC00 French Defense
13. Von Popiel vs Tarrasch 0-1421896BudapestC33 King's Gambit Accepted
14. Albin vs Von Popiel 1-0241896BudapestC01 French, Exchange
15. Von Popiel vs Schlechter 1-0471896BudapestC23 Bishop's Opening
16. Maroczy vs Von Popiel 1-0541896BudapestC46 Three Knights
17. Von Popiel vs J Noa 0-1331896BudapestB06 Robatsch
18. G Marco vs Von Popiel 0-1641896BudapestC42 Petrov Defense
19. Von Popiel vs Janowski 0-1331896BudapestC20 King's Pawn Game
20. Von Popiel vs J N Berger ½-½411898DSB-11.KongressC44 King's Pawn Game
21. A Fritz vs Von Popiel 0-1521898DSB-11.KongressC66 Ruy Lopez
22. Steinitz vs Von Popiel 1-048189811th DSB Kongress, CologneB15 Caro-Kann
23. Von Popiel vs Burn ½-½33189811th DSB Kongress, CologneC44 King's Pawn Game
24. Charousek vs Von Popiel 1-055189811th DSB Kongress, CologneB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
25. Von Popiel vs Janowski 1-046189811th DSB Kongress, CologneB40 Sicilian
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-26-08  Knight13: In Von Popiel vs G Marco, 1902 Popiel got way too lucky.
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  brankat: Here is a nice win Von Popiel had against Dr.Lasker in Berlin, 1889:

Lasker vs Von Popiel, 1889

Dec-24-10  tentsewang: Popiel's a masterpiece!!
Apr-16-11  Tigranny: Knight13, you bet.
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  FSR: Didn't he invent the Pocket Fisherman?
Aug-19-12  Karpova: In 1905 Von Popiel drew a match against Piotrowski in Lemberg by the score of +3 =3 -3.

Source: Page 178 of the 1905 'Wiener Schachzeitung'

Jul-27-13  BIDMONFA: Ignatz Von Popiel


Jul-27-13  waustad: There must be a good Krazy Kat pun in here somewhere. Then again the voters are probably too young to get it.
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  Penguincw: R.I.P. Ignatz von Popiel, one of the few people that had a positive record against Lasker (even though they only played one game).
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  TheFocus: What a horrible bio. Could you at least tell us his home country?
Jul-27-15  zanzibar: NiC has a photo:

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  TheFocus: Happy birthday, Ignatz von Popiel.
Dec-05-16  Christoforus Polacco: If von Popiel is from Austria so ... Akiba Rubinstein should be from Russia :)))
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  perfidious: <FSR: Didn't (Popiel) invent the Pocket Fisherman?>

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