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Salomon Ricardo-Rocamora
Number of games in database: 13
Years covered: 1876 to 1895
Overall record: +5 -8 =0 (38.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

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(born Feb-07-1855, died 1923, 68 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,


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