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Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon) Tournament

Laszlo Szabo4.5/5(+4 -0 =1)[games]
Nicolaas Cortlever3.5/5(+2 -0 =3)[games]
Cenek Kottnauer3.5/5(+3 -1 =1)[games]
Gosta Stoltz2.5/5(+2 -2 =1)[games]
Theun van den Tol1/5(+1 -4 =0)[games]
Willem Henri Sandifort0/5(+0 -5 =0)[games]
* Chess Event Description
Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon) (1946)

When due to failing airline connections master Kottnauer arrived to late to play in Zaanstreek (1946), a small second event was organized for him as compensation. His opponents were Szabo and Stoltz, who had played in the main event, and Dutch players Theo van den Tol (with 9½/11 winner of one of the reserve sections), Cortlever and Sandifort.

1 2 3 4 5 6 1 Szabo * ½ 1 1 1 1 4½ =2 Cortlever ½ * ½ ½ 1 1 3½ =2 Kottnauer 0 ½ * 1 1 1 3½ 4 Stoltz 0 ½ 0 * 1 1 2½ 5 Van den Tol 0 0 0 0 * 1 1 6 Sandifort 0 0 0 0 0 * 0

Original collection: Game Collection: Zaandam 1946 - the Kottnauer hexathlon, by User: sneaky pete.

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. C Kottnauer vs Szabo  0-1361946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)D27 Queen's Gambit Accepted, Classical
2. W H Sandifort vs G Stoltz  0-1321946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)E37 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
3. T van den Tol vs N Cortlever  0-1771946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)A49 King's Indian, Fianchetto without c4
4. Szabo vs G Stoltz  1-0431946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)D34 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
5. N Cortlever vs W H Sandifort  1-0261946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)B16 Caro-Kann, Bronstein-Larsen Variation
6. C Kottnauer vs T van den Tol 1-0371946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)A91 Dutch Defense
7. Szabo vs T van den Tol  1-0551946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)C03 French, Tarrasch
8. G Stoltz vs N Cortlever  ½-½591946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)C81 Ruy Lopez, Open, Howell Attack
9. W H Sandifort vs C Kottnauer  0-1491946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)E95 King's Indian, Orthodox, 7...Nbd7, 8.Re1
10. N Cortlever vs Szabo  ½-½271946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)C48 Four Knights
11. C Kottnauer vs G Stoltz  1-0371946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)A13 English
12. T van den Tol vs W H Sandifort  1-0291946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)A47 Queen's Indian
13. W H Sandifort vs Szabo  0-1491946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)E39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
14. G Stoltz vs T van den Tol  1-0371946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)C00 French Defense
15. N Cortlever vs C Kottnauer  ½-½301946Zaandam (Kottnauer Hexathlon)B54 Sicilian
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