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🏆 Munich (1941)

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The second Europaturnier (the first one took place in Stuttgart in May 1939) was held in Munich in 8-21* September 1941. The event was organised by ... [more]

Player: Paul Mross

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kieninger vs Mross 1-0141941MunichB91 Sicilian, Najdorf, Zagreb (Fianchetto) Variation
2. Mross vs I V Rohacek  1-0301941MunichC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
3. Mross vs G Fuster  1-0441941MunichD02 Queen's Pawn Game
4. Foltys vs Mross  1-0381941MunichE12 Queen's Indian
5. P Leepin vs Mross 0-1191941MunichA16 English
6. Mross vs Bjorn Nielsen  0-1661941MunichC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
7. B Rabar vs Mross 0-1631941MunichE34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
8. Bogoljubov vs Mross  1-0461941MunichE32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
9. Mross vs Stoltz 0-1651941MunichD02 Queen's Pawn Game
10. Cortlever vs Mross  ½-½651941MunichB54 Sicilian
11. Mross vs K Richter  0-1421941MunichA04 Reti Opening
12. P Rethy vs Mross  ½-½671941MunichE12 Queen's Indian
13. Mross vs Opocensky  ½-½531941MunichB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
14. E R Lundin vs Mross  1-0351941MunichA07 King's Indian Attack
15. Mross vs Alekhine ½-½1041941MunichC79 Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred
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Kibitzer's Corner
Feb-26-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  Stonehenge: "The entirety of our translation in the feature article Alekhine on Munich, 1941 has been reproduced by chessgames.com without permission, a total of 1,325 words."

http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/...

Feb-26-15
Premium Chessgames Member
  offramp: Uh-oh! There's a-doings a-transpiring!
Dec-19-17
Premium Chessgames Member
  MissScarlett: <Skinner & Verhoeven list the tournament as lasting from the 8th to the 21st of September. Round 15 was played on the 20th.>

Yes, this discrepancy isn't explained by S&V. Maybe there were adjourned games played off on the 21st or there was a closing ceremony (although such formalities are usually disregarded).

S&V: <After playing some superb chess, Alekhine must have been intensely disappointed with his placing in this event. His loss to Nielsen came on the day following a strenuous simultaneous display. [...]

On the evening of the 18 September, two hours after finishing his tournament game, Alekhine gave a simultaneous display in aid of the Red Cross. He played against 25 of the best players in Munich and had a very tough session. In five hours, he scored 12 wins, nine draws and four losses.>

Dec-07-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: <Feb-26-15 Stonehenge:> New link: http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/...

<[Afterword: on 27 February 2015 our translation was removed from chessgames.com.]>

Dec-07-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: A visit to Munich 1941: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RrZ... (non-chess) (~ 5m:23s)
Oct-03-19  hemy: Becker Alberto - Torneo Internacional de Munich 1941

https://www.dropbox.com/s/vpd3kerl0...

Oct-04-19
Premium Chessgames Member
  Retireborn: <hemy> Thanks!

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