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Amedee Gibaud
  
Number of games in database: 27
Years covered: 1909 to 1946
Overall record: +7 -17 =3 (31.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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AMEDEE GIBAUD
(born Mar-05-1885, died Aug-18-1957, 72 years old) France

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Amédée Gibaud was born in Rochefort sur Mer. He was French champion in 1928, 1930, 1935 and 1940, but is probably best known for what was considered the shortest game in master chess: A Gibaud vs F Lazard, 1924. The game was actually a free game and lasted a few moves longer.

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Wikipedia article: Amédée Gibaud

Last updated: 2017-01-23 07:49:11

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 27  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Lazard vs A Gibaud 1-0251909ParisC54 Giuoco Piano
2. H E Price vs A Gibaud  1-0401919Hastings MinorA46 Queen's Pawn Game
3. A Gibaud vs E G Sergeant  0-1191919Hastings MinorC77 Ruy Lopez
4. A Gibaud vs A J Mackenzie  1-0211919Hastings MinorC77 Ruy Lopez
5. A Gibaud vs W Gibson  1-0361919Hastings MinorC77 Ruy Lopez
6. A Speijer vs A Gibaud  1-0321919Hastings MinorD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. C Boyce vs A Gibaud  0-1271919Hastings MinorC50 Giuoco Piano
8. A Gibaud vs F Lazard 0-141924CompositionA45 Queen's Pawn Game
9. A Gibaud vs W Fick  0-1491924FRA-NEDD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
10. H K Handasyde vs A Gibaud  ½-½451924Paris prel-9B83 Sicilian
11. A Gibaud vs P Potemkin  1-0381924Paris ol (Men) f-BC41 Philidor Defense
12. M Romi vs A Gibaud  1-0281924Paris, elB30 Sicilian
13. R Crepeaux vs A Gibaud  1-0181924FRA-ch 2ndB10 Caro-Kann
14. M Romi vs A Gibaud  1-0541925ParisB27 Sicilian
15. A Gibaud vs M Romi  0-1261925ParisC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
16. Noteboom vs A Gibaud 1-0331929Ramsgate-BE24 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
17. A G Conde vs A Gibaud  0-1261929RamsgateE15 Queen's Indian
18. A Gibaud vs P Frydman  0-1321936Munich OlympiadE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
19. A Gibaud vs Carls  0-1211936Munich OlympiadD94 Grunfeld
20. A Gibaud vs Prins 1-0291936Munich OlympiadA40 Queen's Pawn Game
21. A Gibaud vs P Trifunovic  0-1281936Munich OlympiadD17 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
22. A Tsvetkov vs A Gibaud  ½-½261936Munich OlympiadA16 English
23. R Krogius vs A Gibaud  1-0271936Munich OlympiadA21 English
24. A Gibaud vs T Ichim  0-1501936Munich OlympiadD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
25. A Gibaud vs V Kahn 1-0211938FRA-chD41 Queen's Gambit Declined, Semi-Tarrasch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-30-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: Amedee Gibaud
Born 1885 Rochefort sur Mer
He was French champion in 1928, 1930, 1935 and 1940.
Jan-13-09  WhiteRook48: I think the Gibaud-Lazard game never happened. It says he's champion of France 4 times. How likely is it that he's going to play 2. Nd2?! and 4. h3??
Aug-08-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Winner of the inaugral official French Correspondence Chess Championship in 1931.
Nov-27-12  Morphischer: A pic https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/...
Jun-21-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Edward Winter had looked into A Gibaud vs F Lazard, 1924 in the usual fashion:

http://www.chessbase.com/Home/TabId...

Jul-02-14  Stonehenge: Gibaud and Alekhine:

http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/...

Jan-15-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  Dionysius1: What's a free game, as in the biog?
Jan-15-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  MissScarlett: Casual/offhand game.
Jan-15-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  Dionysius1: Thanks <MissScarlett>
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