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Jakob Adolf Seitz
Number of games in database: 127
Years covered: 1920 to 1962
Overall record: +29 -57 =41 (39.0%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Feb-14-1898, died Apr-06-1970, 72 years old) Germany

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Jakob Adolf Seitz was a German chess master and journalist. Following the outbreak of World War II during the Buenos Aires Olympiad he stayed in Argentina with many other German and Austrian masters, but moved back to Europe following the war. In Znosko-Borovsky vs J A Seitz, 1931, he became the first known player to checkmate with king and two knights against king and pawn.

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 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 127  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. M Bluemich vs J A Seitz 1-0241920Berlin2C11 French
2. W Schoenmann vs J A Seitz  1-0381920Berlin2C01 French, Exchange
3. J A Seitz vs J H Blake  0-1381922Major OpenA60 Benoni Defense
4. R P Michell vs J A Seitz  1-0341922Major OpenC12 French, McCutcheon
5. J A Seitz vs E Voellmy  ½-½211923SUI-South GermanyD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
6. J A Seitz vs Tarrasch  ½-½511923TriesteA91 Dutch Defense
7. E Voellmy vs J A Seitz  ½-½361923SUI-South GermanyD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. J A Seitz vs Alekhine 0-1451923BCF Major OpenD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. J A Seitz vs H E Price  1-0311923Hastings 1923/24A10 English
10. Maroczy vs J A Seitz  1-0541923Hastings 1923/24C02 French, Advance
11. J Mieses vs J A Seitz  0-1481923Hastings 1923/24A07 King's Indian Attack
12. J A Seitz vs G Norman 0-1281923Hastings 1923/24A16 English
13. J A Seitz vs J H Blake  1-0701923Hastings 1923/24A16 English
14. J A Seitz vs H E Price  1-0361924Hastings-A 2425D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
15. L Dewing vs J A Seitz  0-1341924Hastings-A 2425B28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
16. J A Seitz vs P D Bolland  ½-½661924Hastings-A 2425D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
17. J A Seitz vs Maroczy  ½-½221924Hastings-A 2425C01 French, Exchange
18. Yates vs J A Seitz  1-0481924Hastings-A 2425B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
19. J A Seitz vs L Steiner  1-0631924Hastings-A 2425C66 Ruy Lopez
20. Euwe vs J A Seitz  1-0341924Hastings 1923/24D52 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. J A Seitz vs R P Michell  1-0541924Hastings 1923/24D63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
22. J A Seitz vs Colle  1-0511924Hastings 1923/24B28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
23. Yates vs J A Seitz  1-0491924Hastings 1923/24B28 Sicilian, O'Kelly Variation
24. J A Seitz vs G Nagy  0-1371924GyorB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
25. Maroczy vs J A Seitz  1-0371924GyorC15 French, Winawer
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Aug-07-09  Sem: According to Wikipedia Seitz (1898-1970) was a German-Argentine chess master and journalist. He spent WWII in Argentina, together with many European other chess players.
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  whiteshark: <Sem> Jakob Adolf Seitz (14 February 1898, Meitingen, Germany – 6 April 1970, Switzerland) was a German–Argentine chess master and journalist.

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Jun-29-13  Karpova: Dr. Seitz beat Adolf Kramer in matches with 5.0 - 0.0 in 1928 and 4.5 - 0.5 in 1929 according to page 205 of the 1929 'Neue Wiener Schachzeitung'.
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