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Notable Games Of
THE 19TH CENTURY

  1. Morphy vs Duke Karl / Count Isouard, 1858
    "A Night at the Opera"
  2. Anderssen vs Kieseritzky, 1851
    "The Immortal Game"
  3. Anderssen vs Dufresne, 1852
    "The Evergreen Partie"
  4. Steinitz vs Von Bardeleben, 1895
    "The Battle of Hastings"
  5. Paulsen vs Morphy, 1857
    "Morphy Us"
  6. Lasker vs J Bauer, 1889
    "Emanuel Labor"
  7. McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834
    "Labourdonnais Picnic"
  8. Zukertort vs Blackburne, 1883
    "Zukertort's Immortal"
  9. Steinitz vs Chigorin, 1892
    "Good Wil Hunting"
  10. Morphy vs Le Carpentier, 1849
    "8-Ball in the Corner Pocket"


YEAR BY YEAR

1801
  1. G Atwood vs J Wilson, 1801


1804
  1. Napoleon Bonaparte vs Madame De Remusat, 1804


1809
  1. Napoleon Bonaparte vs The Turk, 1809


1820
  1. Napoleon Bonaparte vs General Bertrand, 1820
  2. Sturmer vs The Turk, 1820


1821
  1. Cochrane vs A Deschapelles, 1821


1824
  1. London Chess Club vs Edinburgh, 1824


1825
  1. Captain Evans vs McDonnell, 1825


1829
  1. Captain Evans vs McDonnell, 1829


1834
  1. McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834
  2. La Bourdonnais vs McDonnell, 1834
  3. La Bourdonnais vs McDonnell, 1834
  4. La Bourdonnais vs McDonnell, 1834
  5. McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834
  6. La Bourdonnais vs McDonnell, 1834
  7. McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834
  8. La Bourdonnais vs McDonnell, 1834
  9. Paris vs London, 1834
  10. McDonnell vs La Bourdonnais, 1834


1836
  1. London Chess Club vs Paris, 1836
  2. London vs Paris, 1836


1837
  1. Horwitz vs Bledow, 1837


1838
  1. Bledow vs P Bilguer, 1838


1839
  1. Bledow vs Von Der Lasa, 1839
  2. Bledow vs K Schorn, 1839


1841
  1. Cochrane vs Staunton, 1841
  2. W M Popert vs Cochrane, 1841
  3. J Schulten vs E Rousseau, 1841
Honorable mention: NN vs Staunton, 1841


1842
  1. W Schwartz vs Kieseritzky, 1842


1843
  1. Saint Amant vs Staunton, 1843
  2. Saint Amant vs Staunton, 1843
  3. Saint Amant vs Staunton, 1843
  4. Captain Evans vs G Perigal, 1843


1844
  1. F A Hoffmann vs A Petrov, 1844


1845
  1. Michelet vs Kieseritzky, 1845


1846
  1. J Schulten vs Horwitz, 1846
  2. Harrwitz vs Horwitz, 1846
  3. E Williams vs Harrwitz, 1846
  4. Haarlem vs Rotterdam, 1846


1847
  1. E Lowe vs Staunton, 1847
Honorable mention: Falkbeer vs NN, 1847


1848
  1. Morphy vs A Morphy, 1848
  2. Harrwitz vs Anderssen, 1848
  3. Cochrane vs Mohishunder, 1848
  4. Morphy vs A Morphy, 1848
  5. Anderssen vs Harrwitz, 1848
Honorable mentions: Mayet vs Harrwitz, 1848, Morphy vs NN, 1848


1849
  1. Morphy vs Le Carpentier, 1849
  2. Morphy vs E Rousseau, 1849
  3. J McConnell vs Morphy, 1849
  4. Morphy vs J McConnell, 1849
  5. Morphy vs A Morphy, 1849
  6. Morphy vs A Morphy, 1849
  7. Morphy vs J McConnell, 1849
  8. Morphy vs J McConnell, 1849
Honorable mentions: Morphy vs E Morphy, 1849, J Chamouillet vs NN, 1849


1850
  1. Morphy vs A Morphy, 1850
  2. J McConnell vs Morphy, 1850
  3. J Schulten vs Kieseritzky, 1850
  4. Morphy vs E Morphy, 1850
  5. Bird vs Pinkerley, 1850
  6. Morphy vs Loewenthal, 1850
  7. N Nathan vs Anderssen, 1850
  8. Cochrane vs Mohishunder, 1850
Honorable mentions: Morphy vs NN, 1850, NN vs Bird, 1850, F Burden vs NN, 1850


1851
  1. Anderssen vs Kieseritzky, 1851
  2. Staunton vs Horwitz, 1851
  3. Anderssen vs Kieseritzky, 1851
  4. Anderssen vs J Finch, 1851
  5. Staunton vs Anderssen, 1851
  6. Anderssen vs Staunton, 1851
  7. Anderssen vs Staunton, 1851
  8. S Urusov vs Bihn, 1851
  9. Shumov vs Jaenisch, 1851


1852
  1. Anderssen vs Dufresne, 1852
  2. C Bayer vs Falkbeer, 1852


1853
  1. R Schulder vs S Boden, 1853
  2. Staunton vs Von Der Lasa, 1853
  3. C W Vitzthum von Eckstaedt vs Von Der Lasa, 1853


1854
  1. Morphy vs Hart, 1854
  2. Morphy vs Maurian, 1854
  3. Maurian vs Morphy, 1854
  4. Cochrane vs Mohishunder, 1854


1855
  1. Morphy vs A Meek, 1855
  2. Morphy vs Maurian, 1855
  3. Morphy vs A D Ayers, 1855
  4. Somacarana vs Cochrane, 1855
  5. Mayet vs Anderssen, 1855
Honorable mentions: Staunton vs NN, 1855, M Lange vs NN, 1855, Morphy vs NN, 1855


1856
  1. Morphy vs T Knight, 1856
  2. Cochrane vs Somacarana, 1856
  3. Loyd vs F Perrin, 1856
  4. Deventer vs Gouda, 1856


1857
  1. Paulsen vs Morphy, 1857
  2. J Schulten vs Morphy, 1857
  3. N Marache vs Morphy, 1857
  4. T Lichtenhein vs Morphy, 1857
  5. Morphy vs T Lichtenhein, 1857
  6. Morphy vs Paulsen, 1857
  7. Morphy vs A Meek, 1857
  8. Morphy vs Worrall, 1857
  9. Morphy vs Paulsen, 1857
  10. Anderssen vs S Hamel, 1857
Honorable mention: J Schulten vs Morphy, 1857


1858
  1. Morphy vs Duke Karl / Count Isouard, 1858
  2. Bird vs Morphy, 1858
  3. Morphy vs Anderssen, 1858
  4. Morphy vs Anderssen, 1858
  5. T W Barnes vs Morphy, 1858
  6. Morphy vs Harrwitz, 1858
  7. Anderssen vs Morphy, 1858
  8. Morphy vs Anderssen, 1858
  9. Morphy vs A Bottin, 1858
  10. Morphy vs Anderssen, 1858
Honorable mentions: Morphy vs NN, 1858, Morphy vs H Baucher, 1858, Morphy vs J L Preti, 1858


1859
  1. Morphy vs Schrufer, 1859
  2. Anderssen vs M Lange, 1859
  3. Mayet vs Anderssen, 1859
  4. Morphy vs T J Bryan, 1859
  5. Mandolfo vs Kolisch, 1859
  6. Hamppe vs Steinitz, 1859
  7. Morphy vs J Thompson, 1859
  8. Morphy vs H Knott, 1859
  9. de Riviere vs H Baucher, 1859
  10. Dundee City vs Aberdeen, 1859
Honorable mentions: Morphy vs Bird, 1859, Morphy vs T W Barnes, 1859


1860
  1. Anderssen vs B Suhle, 1860
  2. J Smith vs G H Derrickson, 1860
  3. Reiner vs Steinitz, 1860
  4. Steinitz vs Meitner, 1860
  5. Steinitz vs Lang, 1860
  6. Hamppe vs Steinitz, 1860


1861
  1. A Saalbach vs H Pollmaecher, 1861
  2. Mayet vs Hirschfeld, 1861
Honorable mention: Steinitz vs NN, 1861


1862
  1. Dubois vs Steinitz, 1862
  2. Steinitz vs Mongredien, 1862
  3. J Rosanes vs Anderssen, 1862
  4. Shumov vs Kolisch, 1862
  5. J Robey vs Anderssen, 1862
  6. Morphy vs A Medina, 1862
  7. Steinitz vs F Deacon, 1862
  8. V Green vs J Robey, 1862
Honorable mention: Blackburne vs A G Howard, 1862


1863
  1. J Rosanes vs Anderssen, 1863
  2. Steinitz vs Rock, 1863
  3. Steinitz vs Mongredien, 1863
  4. A Steinkuehler vs Blackburne, 1863
  5. Lindehn vs Maczuski, 1863
  6. de Riviere vs Morphy, 1863
  7. G Neumann vs Dufresne, 1863
  8. A Petrov vs P Journoud, 1863
  9. Morphy vs de Riviere, 1863
  10. Morphy vs Maurian, 1863
Honorable mention: Blackburne vs NN, 1863


1864
  1. Maczuski vs Kolisch, 1864
  2. Andrews vs F G Janssens, 1864
  3. Anderssen vs E Schallopp, 1864
  4. Lindehn vs Steinitz, 1864
  5. K Moll vs Falkbeer, 1864
  6. Anderssen vs E Schallopp, 1864
  7. V Knorre vs G Neumann, 1864
  8. G Neumann vs A Gohle, 1864
  9. E Schmidt vs Paulsen, 1864
  10. Paulsen vs E Schmidt, 1864
Honorable mention: Boquay vs NN, 1864


1865
  1. Zukertort vs Anderssen, 1865
  2. Anderssen vs Zukertort, 1865
  3. Steinitz vs P T Duffy, 1865
  4. Anderssen vs Zukertort, 1865
  5. Kachler vs Paulsen, 1865


1866
  1. Steinitz vs Bird, 1866
  2. M Hewitt vs Steinitz, 1866
  3. Bird vs Steinitz, 1866
  4. Anderssen vs Steinitz, 1866
  5. Morphy vs Maurian, 1866
  6. Morphy vs Maurian, 1866
  7. G Neumann vs Mayet, 1866
  8. Beer vs G Neumann, 1866
Honorable mention: NN vs Burn, 1866


1867
  1. C Golmayo vs Loyd, 1867
  2. Bird vs Steinitz, 1867
  3. Loyd vs S Rosenthal, 1867
  4. K Marx vs Meyer, 1867
  5. Kolisch vs Loyd, 1867
  6. Prince Dadian vs Kolisch, 1867
  7. Kolisch vs E D'Andre, 1867
  8. W C Spens vs De Vere, 1867
  9. Loyd vs Winawer, 1867


1868
  1. W Potter vs Matthews, 1868
  2. D Thompson vs Mackenzie, 1868
  3. Blackburne vs Burn, 1868
  4. E Schallopp vs R Hein, 1868
Honorable mention: NN vs Zukertort, 1868


1869
  1. Anderssen vs Zukertort, 1869
Honorable mentions: Bird vs NN, 1869, A Kvicala vs NN, 1869


1870
  1. Steinitz vs Paulsen, 1870
  2. G Neumann vs Steinitz, 1870
  3. Steinitz vs J Minckwitz, 1870
Honorable mention: W Potter vs NN, 1870


1871
  1. Blackburne vs Grube / Burnett, 1871
  2. Burn vs E Frankenstein, 1871
Honorable mention: NN vs Blackburne, 1871


1872
  1. Hamppe vs Meitner, 1872
  2. Zukertort vs Count Epoureano, 1872
  3. A F Ludvigsen vs S Sorensen, 1872
  4. G MacDonnell vs Bird, 1872
  5. H P Schlemm vs S Wranay, 1872


1873
  1. C H Capon vs J O H Taylor, 1873
  2. Paulsen vs Blackburne, 1873
  3. F Riemann vs Koeltsch / Pfeiffer / Roesner, 1873
  4. Hamppe vs A Schwarz, 1873
  5. Gossip vs Bird, 1873


1874
  1. G MacDonnell vs Bird, 1874
  2. Chigorin vs Davydow, 1874
  3. V Knorre vs Chigorin, 1874
  4. W G Ward vs H Browne, 1874
  5. Burn vs Owen, 1874
  6. Blackburne vs H Gifford, 1874
  7. M Judd vs J A Congdon, 1874
  8. W Berry vs M Rudge, 1874
Honorable mention: J O H Taylor vs NN, 1874


1875
  1. Winawer vs Shumov, 1875
Honorable mention: Blackburne vs V C Peyer, 1875


1876
  1. Bird vs J Mason, 1876
  2. F Riemann vs Anderssen, 1876
  3. M Bier vs S Ricardo-Rocamora, 1876
  4. Blackburne vs Zukertort, 1876
  5. Bird vs J Mason, 1876
Honorable mention: NN vs W Curran, 1876


1877
  1. Blackburne vs Ford, 1877
  2. C T Goering vs Anderssen, 1877
  3. C T Goering vs E Schallopp, 1877
  4. Blackburne vs W J Knight, 1877
  5. Wemmers vs Metger, 1877
Honorable mention: Zukertort vs NN, 1877


1878
  1. Mackenzie vs J Mason, 1878
  2. W Paulsen vs Anderssen, 1878


1879
  1. Tarrasch vs Mendelson, 1879
  2. Gossip vs E E Gilbert, 1879


1880
  1. J A Congdon vs E Delmar, 1880
  2. Chigorin vs Schiffers, 1880
  3. Steinitz / Hirschfeld / Mason vs Zukertort / Bird / Hoffer, 1880
  4. A Schwarz vs W Paulsen, 1880
  5. P Ware vs J Grundy, 1880
  6. Tarrasch vs N Mannheimer, 1880
Honorable mentions: NN vs Blackburne, 1880, Wiede vs A Goetz, 1880


1881
  1. Blackburne vs J Schwarz, 1881
  2. R Steel vs Blackburne, 1881
  3. Baron Krudner vs Prince Dadian, 1881


1882
  1. J Mason vs Winawer, 1882
  2. Blackburne vs Mackenzie, 1882
  3. Prince Dadian vs Boulitchoff, 1882
  4. B Lasker vs Tarrasch, 1882
  5. Mackenzie vs J Mason, 1882
  6. Winawer vs Chigorin, 1882
  7. Steinitz vs Winawer, 1882


1883
  1. Zukertort vs Blackburne, 1883
  2. Bird vs Englisch, 1883
  3. Zukertort vs Englisch, 1883
  4. Englisch vs Blackburne, 1883
  5. J Schwarz vs Tarrasch, 1883
  6. Mackenzie vs Steinitz, 1883
  7. Max Weiss vs J Schwarz, 1883


1884
  1. W R Ballard vs J Fagan, 1884
  2. S Globus vs Gross, 1884
  3. A E Blackmar vs L S Atkinson, 1884
  4. Merian vs Steinitz, 1884
  5. Chigorin vs A Solovtsov, 1884
  6. Dr. Michaelsen vs Mrs. Michaelsen, 1884
Honorable mention: Zukertort vs NN, 1884


1885
  1. Blackburne vs J G Witton, 1885
  2. P Richardson vs E Delmar, 1885
  3. J Mieses vs M Kann, 1885
  4. Blackburne vs Lush, 1885
  5. Englisch vs Gunsberg, 1885
  6. Blackburne vs West, 1885
Honorable mentions: Blackburne vs H Charlick, 1885, Steinitz vs McCutcheon, 1885, Steinitz vs J B Brockenbrough, 1885


1886
  1. Zukertort vs Steinitz, 1886
  2. Blackburne vs Mr. L, 1886
  3. Zukertort vs Steinitz, 1886
  4. Zukertort vs Steinitz, 1886
  5. Bird vs Blackburne, 1886
  6. Zukertort vs Steinitz, 1886
  7. Steinitz vs Zukertort, 1886
  8. J McConnell vs Steinitz, 1886
  9. E Schallopp vs Blackburne, 1886
  10. W Grimshaw vs A Love, 1886
Honorable mentions: R Steel vs NN, 1886, Bird / Dobell vs NN, 1886


1887
  1. Schiffers vs Harmonist, 1887
  2. Owen vs Burn, 1887
  3. Gunsberg vs Von Gottschall, 1887
  4. Englisch vs Schiffers, 1887
  5. Von Bardeleben vs Harmonist, 1887
  6. E Schallopp vs Blackburne, 1887
Honorable mention: S Rosenthal vs Allies, 1887


1888
  1. Von Gottschall vs Tarrasch, 1888
  2. Young / Burille vs Ware / Snow, 1888


1889
  1. Lasker vs J Bauer, 1889
  2. Showalter vs Gossip, 1889
  3. Blackburne vs Lipschutz, 1889
  4. Lasker vs Von Popiel, 1889
  5. Chigorin vs Steinitz, 1889
  6. Chigorin vs Gossip, 1889
  7. Chigorin vs Gunsberg, 1889
  8. J Mieses vs Lasker, 1889
  9. Lipschutz vs Gossip, 1889
  10. Hermann Neustadtl vs O Valenta, 1889
Honorable mentions: Adow vs Borissow, 1889, Tarrasch vs Alapin, 1889


1890
  1. J Reinisch vs Traxler, 1890
  2. H Clemenz vs Eisenschmidt, 1890
  3. Tarrasch vs E Thorold, 1890
  4. W Pollock vs E Hall, 1890
  5. Gunsberg vs Chigorin, 1890
  6. Tarrasch vs Gunsberg, 1890
  7. Albin vs Csank, 1890
  8. H Caro vs Lasker, 1890
  9. Blackburne vs Owen, 1890
Honorable mentions: Blackburne vs J P Lea, 1890, NN vs W Donisthorpe, 1890


1891
  1. J Blake vs G A Hooke, 1891
  2. Gunsberg vs Steinitz, 1891
  3. J P Morgan vs W P Shipley, 1891
  4. Butler vs G W Baynes, 1891


1892
  1. Steinitz vs Chigorin, 1892
  2. Bird vs Lasker, 1892
  3. F Young vs L Dore, 1892
  4. Chigorin vs Steinitz, 1892
  5. Tarrasch vs G Marco, 1892
  6. Chigorin vs Steinitz, 1892
  7. W Donisthorpe vs Mundell, 1892
  8. Prince Dadian vs M Bitcham, 1892
  9. Steinitz vs Pillsbury / Barry / Nelson / Snow, 1892


1893
  1. Tarrasch vs Romberg, 1893
  2. B Fleissig vs Schlechter, 1893
  3. Charousek vs J Wollner, 1893
  4. Schlechter vs Herzfeld, 1893
  5. Mackenzie vs F Hollins, 1893
  6. Pillsbury vs D G Baird, 1893
  7. Chigorin vs Tarrasch, 1893
  8. Pillsbury vs E Delmar, 1893
  9. Lasker vs Pillsbury, 1893
  10. Schlechter vs Kern, 1893
Honorable mentions: Lindemann vs Echtermeyer, 1893, J McGrouther vs Robert McCann, 1893


1894
  1. Lasker vs Steinitz, 1894
  2. Charousek vs Englander, 1894
  3. Tarrasch vs Schroeder, 1894
  4. Tarrasch vs Kolb, 1894
  5. Lasker vs Steinitz, 1894
  6. J M Hanham vs Steinitz, 1894
  7. Showalter vs Pillsbury, 1894
  8. J Mason vs Teichmann, 1894
  9. V Nielsen vs C F Delcomyn, 1894
  10. P K Seuffert vs Blackburne, 1894
Honorable mentions: Pillsbury vs Marshall, 1894, Pillsbury vs Marshall, 1894


1895
  1. Steinitz vs Von Bardeleben, 1895
  2. Pillsbury vs Tarrasch, 1895
  3. Pillsbury vs Gunsberg, 1895
  4. J Mieses vs J W Ohquist, 1895
  5. Lasker vs Chigorin, 1895
  6. E Sobernheim vs S Langleben, 1895
  7. Chigorin vs Lasker, 1895
  8. Chigorin vs Pillsbury, 1895
  9. Lasker vs Pillsbury, 1895
  10. Chigorin vs Janowski, 1895
Honorable mention: Janowski vs NN, 1895


1896
  1. Pillsbury vs Lasker, 1896
  2. Pillsbury vs Lasker, 1896
  3. Steinitz vs Lasker, 1896
  4. M Porges vs Lasker, 1896
  5. Maroczy vs Charousek, 1896
  6. Steinitz vs Lasker, 1896
  7. Pillsbury vs Winawer, 1896
  8. Janowski vs E Schallopp, 1896
  9. Lasker vs Steinitz, 1896
  10. Pillsbury vs Chigorin, 1896
Honorable mention: F M Teed vs E Delmar, 1896


1897
  1. W Fried vs Schlechter, 1897
  2. K Zambelly vs Maroczy, 1897
  3. Charousek vs G V R Exner, 1897
  4. London vs Athens, 1897
  5. A Zinkl vs Metger, 1897
  6. Sherard / Wilmot vs Burn, 1897
Honorable mention: Bird / Dobell vs Gunsberg / Locock, 1897


1898
  1. Chigorin vs H Caro, 1898
  2. Fitzgerald vs Loyd, 1898
  3. Chigorin vs Blackburne, 1898
  4. Burn vs Owen, 1898
  5. Schlechter vs Meitner, 1898
  6. J Tolosa vs Joan Carbo i Batlle, 1898
  7. J Krejcik vs J Thirring, 1898
  8. Tarrasch vs Steinitz, 1898
  9. Marshall vs W Napier, 1898
  10. Pillsbury vs Schiffers, 1898
Honorable mention: E Delmar vs NN, 1898


1899
  1. Schlechter vs Meitner, 1899
  2. E M Jackson vs Marshall, 1899
  3. Lasker vs Blackburne, 1899
  4. Janowski vs Schlechter, 1899
  5. S Niemzowitsch vs Neumann, 1899
  6. Chigorin vs Lasker, 1899
  7. S P Johnston vs Marshall, 1899
  8. J F Barry vs Pillsbury, 1899
  9. G Marco vs Maroczy, 1899
  10. Marshall vs S Bampton, 1899
Honorable mentions: Pillsbury vs NN, 1899, D T Phillips vs Pillsbury, 1899




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