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Hastings 1928/29 Tournament

Edgar Colle6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Frank James Marshall6/9(+4 -1 =4)[games]
Sandor Takacs6/9(+5 -2 =2)[games]
Georges Koltanowski5.5/9(+3 -1 =5)[games]
Fred Dewhirst Yates5/9(+4 -3 =2)[games]
Reginald Pryce Michell4/9(+3 -4 =2)[games]
Edward G Sergeant4/9(+3 -4 =2)[games]
George Alan Thomas3.5/9(+1 -3 =5)[games]
Victor Berger3/9(+1 -4 =4)[games]
George Marshall Norman2/9(+1 -6 =2)[games]
* Chess Event Description
Hastings 1928/29

The ninth annual Hastings Chess Congress met at the end of the year of 1928 to conduct a round robin tournament. Ten players were invited to compete, including Frank James Marshall, Sandor Takacs, Edgar Colle, George Alan Thomas, Frederick D Yates, George Marshall Norman, Edward G Sergeant, Reginald Pryce Michell, Victor Berger, and Georges Koltanowski. The new year's tournament saw a three way tie for first among Colle, Marshall, and Takacs.

The final standings and crosstable:

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 =1 Colle * 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 6 =1 Marshall 0 * 1 1 1 1 6 =1 Takacs 0 * 0 1 1 1 1 1 6 4 Koltanowski 1 * 0 1 1 5 5 Yates 1 0 0 1 * 1 1 0 5 =6 Michell 0 0 0 0 * 1 1 1 4 =6 Sergeant 1 0 0 0 0 * 1 1 4 8 Thomas 0 0 * 0 1 3 9 Berger 0 0 0 0 1 * 3 10 Norman 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 * 2

Hastings (1927/28) was the previous annual event of this city, and Hastings (1929/30) the next.

Original collection: Game Collection: Hastings 1928/29, by User: suenteus po 147.

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 45  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Colle vs V Berger 1-0201928Hastings 1928/29D05 Queen's Pawn Game
2. R P Michell vs G A Thomas  ½-½621928Hastings 1928/29E60 King's Indian Defense
3. E G Sergeant vs G Norman  ½-½461928Hastings 1928/29B43 Sicilian, Kan, 5.Nc3
4. Marshall vs S Takacs ½-½581928Hastings 1928/29E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
5. Yates vs Koltanowski  1-0271928Hastings 1928/29C41 Philidor Defense
6. Koltanowski vs Marshall  ½-½291928Hastings 1928/29D50 Queen's Gambit Declined
7. G A Thomas vs Yates  ½-½281928Hastings 1928/29E15 Queen's Indian
8. E G Sergeant vs S Takacs 0-1241928Hastings 1928/29B02 Alekhine's Defense
9. G Norman vs Colle  0-1291928Hastings 1928/29E34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
10. V Berger vs R P Michell  0-1391928Hastings 1928/29E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
11. Marshall vs G A Thomas  1-0301928Hastings 1928/29C01 French, Exchange
12. Colle vs E G Sergeant  0-1541928Hastings 1928/29D05 Queen's Pawn Game
13. R P Michell vs G Norman  1-0261928Hastings 1928/29E34 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Noa Variation
14. S Takacs vs Koltanowski  0-1461928Hastings 1928/29E66 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Yugoslav Panno
15. Yates vs V Berger  ½-½211928Hastings 1928/29B56 Sicilian
16. Colle vs R P Michell  1-0511928Hastings 1928/29E36 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
17. Koltanowski vs E G Sergeant  1-0381928Hastings 1928/29D62 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
18. G Norman vs Yates  1-0401928Hastings 1928/29E32 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
19. G A Thomas vs S Takacs  ½-½851928Hastings 1928/29B05 Alekhine's Defense, Modern
20. V Berger vs Marshall  ½-½361928Hastings 1928/29D30 Queen's Gambit Declined
21. Marshall vs G Norman  1-0211928Hastings 1928/29E11 Bogo-Indian Defense
22. Koltanowski vs G A Thomas  ½-½271928Hastings 1928/29E38 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, 4...c5
23. E G Sergeant vs R P Michell  0-1261928Hastings 1928/29C77 Ruy Lopez
24. S Takacs vs V Berger  1-0321928Hastings 1928/29A14 English
25. Yates vs Colle  1-0651928Hastings 1928/29E12 Queen's Indian
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