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🏆 New York 1948/49 Chess Event Description
In the winter of 1948, when it came to the attention of the Manhattan Chess Club that four top chess masters would be spending December in New York, a tournament was put together on short notice. The four masters in question were former world champion Max Euwe, American chess master Reuben Fine, Argentinian master Miguel Najdorf, and Swedish champion ... [more]

Player: Herman Steiner

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Steiner vs I A Horowitz  0-1851948New York 1948/49D02 Queen's Pawn Game
2. H Steiner vs G Kramer  0-1391948New York 1948/49B03 Alekhine's Defense
3. Najdorf vs H Steiner  1-0301948New York 1948/49E28 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch Variation
4. H Steiner vs Kashdan  0-1601948New York 1948/49E49 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3, Botvinnik System
5. Fine vs H Steiner 1-0411948New York 1948/49D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. H Steiner vs Euwe ½-½501948New York 1948/49D39 Queen's Gambit Declined, Ragozin, Vienna Variation
7. Bisguier vs H Steiner  1-0411948New York 1948/49C77 Ruy Lopez
8. H Steiner vs Pilnik  ½-½551949New York 1948/49C55 Two Knights Defense
9. Denker vs H Steiner  ½-½411949New York 1948/49E33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
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  FSR: Kramer is the last survivor of this tournament.

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