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TOURNAMENT STANDINGS
Vienna Tournament

Savielly Tartakower9/11(+7 -0 =4)[games]
Richard Reti8.5/11(+6 -0 =5)[games]
Rudolf Spielmann7.5/11(+5 -1 =5)[games]
Ernst Gruenfeld7/11(+4 -1 =6)[games]
Lajos Steiner7/11(+6 -3 =2)[games]
Albert Becker6.5/11(+4 -2 =5)[games]
Karel Opocensky6/11(+3 -2 =6)[games]
Sandor Takacs5/11(+3 -4 =4)[games]
Siegfried Reginald Wolf3/11(+1 -6 =4)[games]
Felix Fischer3/11(+1 -6 =4)[games]
Gyula Patay2/11(+0 -7 =4)[games]
Theodor Gruber1.5/11(+0 -8 =3)[games]

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Vienna (1923)
The 1st Carl Schlechter Memorial Chess Tournament was held in his home city of Vienna, Austria. Twelve masters, including longtime Viennese players Savielly Tartakower and Rudolf Spielmann, were invited to participate. Tartakower took first place, undefeated, employing Schlechter's own 1. e4 in each of his games as white in memory of the world champion challenger.

Vienna, Austria, 16 November - 4 December 1923

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 Pts 1 Tartakower * 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 9.0 2 Reti * 1 1 1 1 1 1 8.5 3 Spielmann 0 * 1 1 1 1 1 7.5 4 Gruenfeld 0 * 1 1 1 1 7.0 5 Steiner 0 0 0 * 1 1 1 1 1 1 7.0 6 Becker 0 0 * 1 1 1 1 6.5 7 Opocensky 0 0 * 1 1 1 6.0 8 Takacs 0 0 0 0 * 1 1 1 5.0 9 Wolf 0 0 0 0 0 0 * 1 3.0 10 Fischer 0 0 0 0 0 0 * 1 3.0 11 Von Patay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 * 2.0 12 Gruber 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 * 1.5

Thanks go to <sneaky pete> for help putting the finishing touches on this collection.

Original collection: Game Collection: Vienna 1923, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 2 of 3; games 26-50 of 66  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
26. Gruenfeld vs Reti  ½-½351923ViennaE60 King's Indian Defense
27. Gyula Patay vs S R Wolf  ½-½611923ViennaA90 Dutch
28. A Becker vs Tartakower  ½-½441923ViennaA44 Old Benoni Defense
29. Spielmann vs Felix Fischer  ½-½471923ViennaB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
30. L Steiner vs S Takacs  1-0481923ViennaB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
31. L Steiner vs Opocensky  ½-½471923ViennaB32 Sicilian
32. S Takacs vs Tartakower 0-1411923ViennaA20 English
33. Felix Fischer vs Gruenfeld 0-1511923ViennaB02 Alekhine's Defense
34. S R Wolf vs Spielmann  0-1361923ViennaC11 French
35. T Gruber vs Gyula Patay  ½-½301923ViennaB41 Sicilian, Kan
36. Reti vs A Becker 1-0301923ViennaA38 English, Symmetrical
37. Tartakower vs Reti  ½-½321923ViennaC31 King's Gambit Declined, Falkbeer Counter Gambit
38. Gruenfeld vs S R Wolf  ½-½571923ViennaD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
39. Spielmann vs T Gruber 1-0101923ViennaC15 French, Winawer
40. Opocensky vs S Takacs  ½-½491923ViennaE17 Queen's Indian
41. A Becker vs Felix Fischer  1-0431923ViennaA53 Old Indian
42. Gyula Patay vs L Steiner  0-1541923ViennaE12 Queen's Indian
43. Opocensky vs Gyula Patay  1-0601923ViennaA04 Reti Opening
44. Felix Fischer vs Tartakower 0-1261923ViennaB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
45. S R Wolf vs A Becker  0-1771923ViennaB20 Sicilian
46. T Gruber vs Gruenfeld  0-1321923ViennaB02 Alekhine's Defense
47. S Takacs vs Reti ½-½441923ViennaA04 Reti Opening
48. L Steiner vs Spielmann  0-1561923ViennaA46 Queen's Pawn Game
49. Spielmann vs Opocensky  1-0381923ViennaC13 French
50. Gruenfeld vs L Steiner  1-0361923ViennaD95 Grunfeld
 page 2 of 3; games 26-50 of 66  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-11-13  Karpova: Karl-Schlechter-Memorial Tournament 1923

Opening Ceremony on November 15, 1923. Welcoming speeches by Hanacek (from the "Arbeiterschachklub" in the Cafe "Universale" in the Burggasse, the Chess Club hosting the event), Professor Dr. Krejcik (Chairman of the Austrian Chess Federation) and Heuecker from the Berlin Chess Federation.

From page 292 of the November 1923 'Neue Wiener Schachzeitung'

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