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🏆 Paris (1925)

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Five chess masters were invited to compete in a double round robin tournament at the city of Paris, France in 1925. The participants were Alexander Alekhine, Savielly Tartakower, Karel Opocensky, Eugene Znosko-Borovsky, and Edgar Colle. The competition proved to be yet another win for Alekhine, which was practically an exhibition for him as he finished undefeated and scored wins against each player except for Dr. Tartakower. ... [more]

Player: Alexander Alekhine

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Colle vs Alekhine 0-1721925ParisD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Alekhine vs Tartakower  ½-½561925ParisB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
3. Znosko-Borovsky vs Alekhine ½-½341925ParisB03 Alekhine's Defense
4. Alekhine vs Opocensky 1-0281925ParisD10 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
5. Alekhine vs Colle 1-0331925ParisD07 Queen's Gambit Declined, Chigorin Defense
6. Tartakower vs Alekhine  ½-½491925ParisC45 Scotch Game
7. Alekhine vs Znosko-Borovsky 1-0241925ParisA53 Old Indian
8. Opocensky vs Alekhine 0-1251925ParisC01 French, Exchange
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Alekhine wins | Alekhine loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-21-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  offramp: This is a very good format for a short tournament. 5 or 6 players, one of them local, playing two games with each other, one with each colour.

The Euwe Memorials, eg 6th Euwe Memorial (1992) were similar in format.

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