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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: Ake H Pettersson

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. H Suechting vs A H Pettersson 1-0291906StockholmC78 Ruy Lopez
2. J Moeller vs A H Pettersson  1-0321906StockholmD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
3. A H Pettersson vs G Marco 0-1261906StockholmC41 Philidor Defense
4. A H Pettersson vs J Giersing  0-1771906StockholmC78 Ruy Lopez
5. Loman vs A H Pettersson  0-1411906StockholmB01 Scandinavian
6. F Englund vs A H Pettersson  1-0361906StockholmD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. A H Pettersson vs Schlechter 0-1411906StockholmC50 Giuoco Piano
8. A H Pettersson vs V Sjoberg  0-1601906StockholmB40 Sicilian
9. O Bernstein vs A H Pettersson  1-0311906StockholmD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. S O Svensson vs A H Pettersson  0-1431906StockholmB01 Scandinavian
11. A H Pettersson vs J Mieses  0-1551906StockholmD52 Queen's Gambit Declined
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Pettersson wins | Pettersson 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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