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🏆 Hastings (1922)

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In September of 1922, the organizers of the Hastings chess congress decided to hold a masters tournament which would pit two English masters against four of the best from the European continent. The participants of the double round robin were Alexander Alekhine, Efim Bogoljubov, Akiba Rubinstein, Siegbert Tarrasch, George Thomas, and Frederick Yates. Alekhine managed to edge out Rubinstein by half a point in the final round, winning a famous game against Bogoljubov, whereas Rubinstein struggled in vain for ... [more]

Player: Fred Dewhirst Yates

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Yates vs Bogoljubov 0-1341922HastingsB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
2. Yates vs G A Thomas 0-1371922HastingsC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
3. Rubinstein vs Yates ½-½371922HastingsC34 King's Gambit Accepted
4. Alekhine vs Yates 0-1521922HastingsD30 Queen's Gambit Declined
5. Tarrasch vs Yates 1-0721922HastingsC49 Four Knights
6. Bogoljubov vs Yates 1-0291922HastingsD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. G A Thomas vs Yates 1-0311922HastingsC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
8. Yates vs Rubinstein 0-1371922HastingsC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
9. Yates vs Alekhine  ½-½451922HastingsC78 Ruy Lopez
10. Yates vs Tarrasch ½-½501922HastingsC12 French, McCutcheon
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Kibitzer's Corner
Sep-16-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  MissScarlett: Tournament introduction really could do with an overhaul, which is annoying, because it might fall to me to undertake it. But the first thing that needs attention is correcting the start date to September 9th; the 10th was a Sunday.
Jun-27-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  TheFocus: Interesting that the time-limit was 17 moves an hour instead of the more usual 20 moves an hour.
Dec-03-19  cameosis: <missscarlett> according to the official tournament bulletin, the competition started on september 10th, not on september 9th (page ix).

-> the book of the hastings international masters' chess tournament 1922 (annotations by alekhine, account of the tournament by thomas, edited by watts), 1924

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