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Salomon Ricardo-Rocamora
Number of games in database: 14
Years covered: 1876 to 1896
Overall record: +5 -9 =0 (35.7%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Feb-07-1855, died Mar-09-1924, 69 years old) Germany (federation/nationality United States of America)

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Salomón Ricardo Rocamora,(1) also known as Salomon "Lalo" Riccardo-Rocamora, was born in Hamburg, Germany and died in New York, USA. He was a sugar trader.(2) He had two children, Anita Augusta and Sara Erna, together with his wife Frederike.(2)


(1) Rod Edwards,


Last updated: 2017-01-23 15:10:43

 page 1 of 1; 14 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. M Bier vs S Ricardo-Rocamora 1-021 1876 HamburgC21 Center Game
2. W M De Visser vs S Ricardo-Rocamora  0-126 1894 New York City CC-Brooklyn CCC45 Scotch Game
3. S Ricardo-Rocamora vs J C Halpern  1-043 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentC26 Vienna
4. Albin vs S Ricardo-Rocamora  1-042 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentD05 Queen's Pawn Game
5. S Ricardo-Rocamora vs E Delmar  0-140 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentC10 French
6. Steinitz vs S Ricardo-Rocamora  1-031 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
7. S Ricardo-Rocamora vs N Jasnogrodsky  1-067 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentC03 French, Tarrasch
8. Pillsbury vs S Ricardo-Rocamora 0-144 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
9. D G Baird vs S Ricardo-Rocamora  1-041 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentB34 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
10. S Ricardo-Rocamora vs J M Hanham  0-129 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentC41 Philidor Defense
11. Showalter vs S Ricardo-Rocamora  0-136 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
12. S Ricardo-Rocamora vs E Hymes  0-130 1894 2nd City Chess Club TournamentA03 Bird's Opening
13. S Ricardo-Rocamora vs W P Shipley 0-123 1895 Franklin CC vs Manhattan CCC42 Petrov Defense
14. R A Breckinridge vs S Ricardo-Rocamora  1-048 1896 Brooklyn CC chC58 Two Knights
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  WannaBe: Whos is this guy?! Lost to Steinitz, beat Pillsbury! And only 11 games in the database?
Feb-07-13  waustad: There are some different games here: including another win over Showalter.
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