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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: Sandor Takacs

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. S R Wolf vs S Takacs  0-1621923ViennaB20 Sicilian
2. S Takacs vs Gruenfeld  ½-½461923ViennaA20 English
3. T Gruber vs S Takacs  0-1461923ViennaA12 English with b3
4. S Takacs vs A Becker  0-1361923ViennaA12 English with b3
5. L Steiner vs S Takacs  1-0481923ViennaB43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
6. S Takacs vs Tartakower 0-1411923ViennaA20 English
7. Opocensky vs S Takacs  ½-½491923ViennaE17 Queen's Indian
8. S Takacs vs Reti ½-½441923ViennaA04 Reti Opening
9. Gyula Patay vs S Takacs  0-1451923ViennaD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
10. S Takacs vs Felix Fischer  ½-½621923ViennaA04 Reti Opening
11. Spielmann vs S Takacs  1-0491923ViennaB03 Alekhine's Defense
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2) | Takacs wins | Takacs 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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