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🏆 7th Anglo-American Cable Match (1902)

  PARTICIPANTS (sorted by highest achieved rating; click on name to see player's games)
Harry Nelson Pillsbury, Henry Atkins, Frank Marshall, James Mason, John Finan Barry, Francis Lee, Albert Hodges, Reginald Pryce Michell, Eugene Delmar, Joseph Henry Blake, Hermann Helms, Thomas Bolton Girdlestone, Clarence Seaman Howell, Charles John Newman, Herbert Trenchard, Hermann G Voigt, George Edward H Bellingham, Daniel Yarnton Mills, Edward Hymes, Thomas Lawrence

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
7th Anglo-American Cable Match (1902)
<Match 7, March 14-15, 1902: United States 5½, Great Britain 4½>

(USA White on the odd-numbered boards)

USA 5.5 GBR 4.5 1 Pillsbury ½ Lawrence ½ 2 Barry ½ Mason ½ 3 Marshall 0 Atkins 1 4 Hodges 1 Lee 0 5 Hymes ½ Mills ½ 6 Voigt ½ Bellingham ½ 7 Delmar 0 Trenchard 1 8 Newman ½ Blake ½ 9 Howell 1 Michell 0 10 Helms 1 Girdlestone 0

The United States started a new winning streak, in a year that saw regulars like Blackburne, Jackson, Jacobs and Showalter missing. Some new blood had to be found, and the USA replacements worked out better. An unusual feature saw Pillsbury and Marshall, who had just finished at the Monte Carlo (1902) event, hopping across the Channel and playing their games over-the-board in London.

The 6th Anglo-American Cable Match (1901) and 8th Anglo-American Cable Match (1903) were the previous and next editions of this team match-up for the Newnes Cup.

Original collection: Game Collection: Anglo-American Cable Matches, 1896-1911, by User: Phony Benoni.

 page 1 of 1; 10 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Marshall vs H Atkins 0-13619027th Anglo-American Cable MatchD50 Queen's Gambit Declined
2. Pillsbury vs T F Lawrence ½-½7719027th Anglo-American Cable MatchC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
3. E Hymes vs D Mills  ½-½4419027th Anglo-American Cable MatchB40 Sicilian
4. J Mason vs J F Barry  ½-½5519027th Anglo-American Cable MatchA25 English
5. F Lee vs A Hodges 0-15619027th Anglo-American Cable MatchD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
6. G Bellingham vs H Voigt  ½-½4319027th Anglo-American Cable MatchD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. E Delmar vs H W Trenchard  0-14719027th Anglo-American Cable MatchA85 Dutch, with c4 & Nc3
8. J H Blake vs C Newman  ½-½5519027th Anglo-American Cable MatchC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
9. C S Howell vs R P Michell 1-05619027th Anglo-American Cable MatchC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
10. T B Girdlestone vs H Helms  0-13519027th Anglo-American Cable MatchD00 Queen's Pawn Game
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2)  

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