Number of games in database: 63
Years covered: 1889 to 1898
Overall record: +24 -12 =27 (59.5%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.
NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
Lipke vs A Zinkl, 1894 1-0
Lipke vs Janowski, 1898 1-0
Tarrasch vs Lipke, 1898 1/2-1/2
E Varain vs Lipke, 1893 0-1
Lipke vs Halprin, 1898 1-0
Janowski vs Lipke, 1894 0-1
Lipke vs Von Bardeleben, 1893 1/2-1/2
Blackburne vs Lipke, 1898 1/2-1/2
NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig (1894)
8th DSB Kongress (1893)
GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
Vienna 1898 by JoseTigranTalFischer
Vienna 1898 by suenteus po 147
1893 Kiel Komplett by Calli
Kiel 1893 by suenteus po 147
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(born Jun-30-1870, died Mar-08-1955, 84 years old) Germany
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|Paul Lipke was born in Erfurt. Although the title did not exist in his day, he was a player of grandmaster strength. |
He placed 3rd at Kiel 1893, 2nd after Siegbert Tarrasch at Leipzig 1894 and was 8th= at Vienna 1898. He drew a match with Johann Nepomuk Berger (+1, =5, -1) in 1896. He was considered the foremost blindfold player of his day, able to play 10 games simultaneously.
After the Vienna tourney he gave up playing competitive chess.
Wikipedia article: Paul Lipke
| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 63
|1. Lasker vs Lipke
||1-0||47||1889||Hauptturnier Winners' Group||C26 Vienna|
|2. Lipke vs Andrey A Markov
||0-1||50||1890||corr||C22 Center Game|
|3. Andrey A Markov vs Lipke
||0-1||16||1890||corres ARG||C29 Vienna Gambit|
|4. Lipke vs J Mieses
||½-½||46||1893||8th DSB Kongress||B06 Robatsch|
|5. K A Walbrodt vs Lipke
||1-0||44||1893||8th DSB Kongress||C14 French, Classical|
|6. Lipke vs Von Bardeleben
|| ||½-½||43||1893||8th DSB Kongress||C28 Vienna Game|
|7. P K Seuffert vs Lipke
|| ||½-½||27||1893||8th DSB Kongress||C80 Ruy Lopez, Open|
|8. Lipke vs E Schallopp
||1-0||39||1893||8th DSB Kongress||C25 Vienna|
|9. E Varain vs Lipke
|| ||0-1||33||1893||8th DSB Kongress||D31 Queen's Gambit Declined|
|10. Lipke vs Von Gottschall
|| ||½-½||21||1893||8th DSB Kongress||D00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|11. Metger vs Lipke
|| ||0-1||38||1893||8th DSB Kongress||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|12. Janowski vs Lipke
||0-1||37||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||C47 Four Knights|
|13. J W Baird vs Lipke
|| ||0-1||24||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||C50 Giuoco Piano|
|14. Lipke vs Blackburne
||1-0||44||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||C61 Ruy Lopez, Bird's Defense|
|15. Lipke vs Schiffers
||1-0||26||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||D00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|16. J Mason vs Lipke
|| ||0-1||52||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||C50 Giuoco Piano|
|17. G Marco vs Lipke
||½-½||29||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||C77 Ruy Lopez|
|18. Lipke vs Schlechter
||1-0||49||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||C27 Vienna Game|
|19. J N Berger vs Lipke
|| ||½-½||31||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||D00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|20. Lipke vs A Zinkl
||1-0||30||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||D00 Queen's Pawn Game|
|21. Teichmann vs Lipke
||½-½||52||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||D05 Queen's Pawn Game|
|22. K De Weydlich vs Lipke
||0-1||33||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||C01 French, Exchange|
|23. Lipke vs K A Walbrodt
|| ||0-1||40||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||A00 Uncommon Opening|
|24. J Mieses vs Lipke
||1-0||29||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||C00 French Defense|
|25. Lipke vs H Suechting
||½-½||16||1894||9th DSB Kongress, Leipzig||C25 Vienna|
| page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 63
|Nov-27-04|| ||Ron: Just discovered this player. In this database, Paul Lipke has a 59.5 winning percentage, which includes wins against Blackburn, Mason, Schlechter, Tarrasch, J Mieses and Janowski. |
|Nov-27-04|| ||percyblakeney: Lipke's best tournament must be Leipzig 1894, where he finished second, only half a point behind Tarrasch (after winning against him). Clearly distanced by Lipke were players like Teichmann, Blackburne, Janowski and Schlechter. |
|Jun-30-07|| ||Eastfrisian: He was born in Erfurt and died in Osterburg.
Lipke retired early from active chess and worked as a lawyer in Halle, Saxony.
|Jun-30-08|| ||BIDMONFA: Paul Lipke|
|Sep-23-11|| ||zydeco: "Lipke acknowledges to have adopted Lasker's style in the art of shaping the game according to the individuality of the opponent....Socially, Herr Lipke is of pleasing, gentlemanly manners. At the board he is rather impulsive and in moments of excitement he gives expression to this natural impulsiveness by moving in a hasty and jerky manner, but that only on occasions of momentary forgetfulness."|
- Literary Digest, Vol 10
Good blindfold player. Became a master by winning the minor tournament at the Dresden Congress, 1893.
|Feb-19-15|| ||zanzibar: <zydeco> yes, for the blindfold (see below). But the Master's title came in 1892's Congress.|
As for blindfold:
New Zealand Herald, Volume XXXI, Issue 9551, 30 June 1894, Page 4
<A new aspirant to blindfold chess honours has appeared at Berlin. P. Lipke recently played eight games in four hours, and won the lot. He also conducted 10 games simultaneously, winning nine and losing one, in five hours.>
|Feb-19-15|| ||zanzibar: This must be the same Lipke, as the <Lipke of Halle> referred to on p384 of BCM v12 (Sept 1892).|
One of his best tournaments should then be his first place finish (6/8) ahead of Kruger (of Berlin, 5/8) in the <Haupt-Turnier> section of the DSB-07 in Dresden, 1892.
He qualified for the German Master title with his tournament win.
Too bad we don't have any of his qualifying games from Dresden DSB Main Tournament (1892).
(Haupt-Turnier = Main Tournament
Masterturnier = Master Tournament)
|Jun-30-16|| ||Paarhufer: Today, 146 years after Paul Lipke was born, Michael Negele published an extensive article about this man within his series on German chess players: http://www.schachbund.de/news/paul-...|
At the bottom of the page one can find a list of his previous articles.
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