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🏆 Vienna (1923)

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The 1st Carl Schlechter Memorial Chess Tournament was held in his home city of Vienna, Austria. Twelve masters, including longtime Viennese players Savielly Tartakower and Rudolf Spielmann, were invited to participate. Tartakower took first place, undefeated, employing Schlechter's own 1. e4 in each of his games as white in memory of the world champion challenger. ... [more]

Player: Karel Opocensky

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Opocensky vs Tartakower 0-1541923ViennaD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Reti vs Opocensky  ½-½391923ViennaA15 English
3. Opocensky vs Felix Fischer  1-0581923ViennaA15 English
4. S R Wolf vs Opocensky  ½-½411923ViennaB12 Caro-Kann Defense
5. Opocensky vs T Gruber  1-0411923ViennaC48 Four Knights
6. L Steiner vs Opocensky  ½-½471923ViennaB32 Sicilian
7. Opocensky vs S Takacs  ½-½491923ViennaE17 Queen's Indian
8. Opocensky vs Gyula Patay  1-0601923ViennaA04 Reti Opening
9. Spielmann vs Opocensky  1-0381923ViennaC13 French
10. Opocensky vs Gruenfeld  ½-½511923ViennaB03 Alekhine's Defense
11. A Becker vs Opocensky  ½-½701923ViennaA57 Benko Gambit
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Opocensky wins | Opocensky loses  

Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-11-13  Karpova: Karl-Schlechter-Memorial Tournament 1923

Opening Ceremony on November 15, 1923. Welcoming speeches by Hanacek (from the "Arbeiterschachklub" in the Cafe "Universale" in the Burggasse, the Chess Club hosting the event), Professor Dr. Krejcik (Chairman of the Austrian Chess Federation) and Heuecker from the Berlin Chess Federation.

From page 292 of the November 1923 'Neue Wiener Schachzeitung'

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