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The Hague Tournament

Alexander Alekhine8/9(+7 -0 =2)[games]
Savielly Tartakower7/9(+5 -0 =4)[games]
Akiba Rubinstein6.5/9(+6 -2 =1)[games]
Borislav Kostic5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Geza Maroczy5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Jacques Mieses4/9(+3 -4 =2)[games]
Georg Marco3/9(+2 -5 =2)[games]
Jacques Davidson2.5/9(+2 -6 =1)[games]
Max Euwe2/9(+1 -6 =2)[games]
Fred Dewhirst Yates1/9(+1 -8 =0)[games]

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The Hague (1921)

In October of 1921, ten chess players of strength ranging from master to amateur met at The Hague, The Netherlands to particpate in a round robin tournament. Among the participants were veterans like Jacques Mieses and Georg Marco, and established masters like Alexander Alekhine, Akiba Rubinstein, and Savielly Tartakower. Max Euwe, an amateur, participated by virtue of having become the new Dutch champion earlier in the year. The event was another victory for Alekhine, who would go on to dominate tournaments and the elite for decades to come, most as world champion.

The Hague, Netherlands, 26 October - 4 November 1921

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 Alekhine * 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 8 2 Tartakower * 1 1 1 1 1 7 3 Rubinstein 0 0 * 1 1 1 1 1 1 6 =4 Kostic 0 * 1 1 1 5 =4 Maroczy 0 * 1 1 1 5 6 Mieses 0 0 0 * 1 0 1 1 4 7 Marco 0 0 0 0 0 * 1 1 3 8 Davidson 0 0 0 0 0 1 * 1 0 2 9 Euwe 0 0 0 0 0 0 * 1 2 10 Yates 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 * 1

Original collection: Game Collection: The Hague 1921, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 45  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Alekhine vs Jacques Davidson 1-0501921The HagueD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Euwe vs B Kostic  ½-½491921The HagueB03 Alekhine's Defense
3. J Mieses vs Maroczy  ½-½291921The HagueC01 French, Exchange
4. Yates vs G Marco 0-1301921The HagueC41 Philidor Defense
5. Tartakower vs Rubinstein 1-0541921The HagueC51 Evans Gambit
6. Maroczy vs Euwe  ½-½191921The HagueC48 Four Knights
7. Rubinstein vs Jacques Davidson  1-0331921The HagueB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
8. Tartakower vs J Mieses ½-½371921The HagueA82 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
9. G Marco vs Alekhine 0-1431921The HagueC70 Ruy Lopez
10. B Kostic vs Yates  1-0461921The HagueD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
11. Yates vs Maroczy  0-1691921The HagueD05 Queen's Pawn Game
12. Euwe vs Tartakower 0-1261921The HagueA83 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
13. J Mieses vs Rubinstein 0-1531921The HagueB23 Sicilian, Closed
14. Jacques Davidson vs G Marco  ½-½341921The HagueE12 Queen's Indian
15. Alekhine vs B Kostic  ½-½301921The HagueD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
16. Maroczy vs Alekhine 0-1331921The HagueD04 Queen's Pawn Game
17. Rubinstein vs G Marco 1-0351921The HagueC30 King's Gambit Declined
18. B Kostic vs Jacques Davidson  1-0401921The HagueA47 Queen's Indian
19. Tartakower vs Yates  1-0461921The HagueC58 Two Knights
20. J Mieses vs Euwe 1-0121921The HagueC45 Scotch Game
21. G Marco vs B Kostic  ½-½351921The HagueB03 Alekhine's Defense
22. Yates vs J Mieses  0-1471921The HagueB01 Scandinavian
23. Alekhine vs Tartakower ½-½571921The HagueA90 Dutch
24. Euwe vs Rubinstein 0-1331921The HagueB29 Sicilian, Nimzovich-Rubinstein
25. Jacques Davidson vs Maroczy 0-1391921The HagueD02 Queen's Pawn Game
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-11-16  TheFocus: To A. Rubinstein, S. Tartakower and G. Marco have been awarded the brilliancy prizes in the masters' tournament at The Hague for their games with G. Marco, M. Ei we and F.D. Yates, respectively. The <British Chess Magazine> remarks: "The award to Marco is rather curious, for it was Yates who should have won the game, had he played correctly, and the brilliancy was a forced one!"

See <American Chess Bulletin>, April 1922, pg. 71.

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