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🏆 Stockholm (1906)

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So it's the middle of February in frozen Europe. What to do? Naturally, you and eleven of your best friends pop up to Stockholm for a chess tournament! ... [more]

Player: Hugo Suechting

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Suechting vs A H Pettersson 1-0291906StockholmC78 Ruy Lopez
2. G Marco vs H Suechting  1-0301906StockholmB01 Scandinavian
3. S O Svensson vs H Suechting  0-1301906StockholmC78 Ruy Lopez
4. H Suechting vs Loman  ½-½201906StockholmB01 Scandinavian
5. H Suechting vs F Englund  1-0171906StockholmB01 Scandinavian
6. O Bernstein vs H Suechting 1-0221906StockholmD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
7. V Sjoberg vs H Suechting  ½-½211906StockholmD02 Queen's Pawn Game
8. H Suechting vs Schlechter  ½-½491906StockholmC78 Ruy Lopez
9. H Suechting vs J Giersing  1-0381906StockholmC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
10. J Mieses vs H Suechting  1-0271906StockholmB01 Scandinavian
11. J Moeller vs H Suechting  ½-½201906StockholmD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Suechting wins | Suechting loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Aug-23-14  Karpova: A picture of the participants: http://anno.onb.ac.at/cgi-content/a... ('Wiener Schachzeitung', January-February 1913, p. 6).
Aug-23-14  Karpova: Information from the announcement on p. 325 of the November 1905 'Wiener Schachzeitung':

The Stockholm Chess Society will arrange an International (mixed) Master tournament from 11 February to 25 February 1906.

The preliminary prizes are 500, 300, 200 and 100 Swedish kronor. Furthermore, no expenses for the foreign chessplayers.

The committee invited Bernstein, Marco, Mieses, Schlechter and Süchting.

The lack of information on this event in the 'Wiener Schachzeitung' is a bit puzzling, since Schlechter and Marco participated. So far, I didn't find any information in the 1906 and 1907 editions, but the picture in the 1913 edition (in a report on the 1912 event). But this happens from time to time, e. g. Rubinstein's match versus Teichmann in Vienna 1908 also received a short mention only.

Aug-23-14  JimNorCal: It's heartening to see that a number of the players used the "Scandinavian" opening.
Sep-14-14
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  MissScarlett: Mieses won the prize for best moustache.

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