chessgames.com
Members · Prefs · Laboratory · Collections · Openings · Endgames · Sacrifices · History · Search Kibitzing · Kibitzer's Café · Chessforums · Tournament Index · Players · Kibitzing

🏆
MATCH STANDINGS
Kieseritsky - Horwitz Match

Lionel Adalbert Bagration Felix Kieseritzky7.5/12(+7 -4 =1)[games]
Bernhard Horwitz4.5/12(+4 -7 =1)[games]

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
Kieseritsky - Horwitz (1846)

Played in London, England in July 28 - August 11.

Kieseritsky 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 = 1 7.5 Horwitz 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 = 0 4.5

Based on an original collection by User: TheFocus.

 page 1 of 1; 12 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kieseritzky vs Horwitz 1-0521846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC50 Giuoco Piano
2. Kieseritzky vs Horwitz 1-0411846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC42 Petrov Defense
3. Horwitz vs Kieseritzky 1-0231846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC44 King's Pawn Game
4. Kieseritzky vs Horwitz 0-1371846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC42 Petrov Defense
5. Horwitz vs Kieseritzky 0-1291846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC45 Scotch Game
6. Kieseritzky vs Horwitz 1-0561846Kieseritsky - HorwitzA82 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
7. Horwitz vs Kieseritzky 0-1551846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC64 Ruy Lopez, Classical
8. Kieseritzky vs Horwitz 0-1261846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC26 Vienna
9. Horwitz vs Kieseritzky 0-1381846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC53 Giuoco Piano
10. Horwitz vs Kieseritzky 0-1311846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC51 Evans Gambit
11. Horwitz vs Kieseritzky 1-0201846Kieseritsky - HorwitzC51 Evans Gambit
12. Kieseritzky vs Horwitz ½-½671846Kieseritsky - HorwitzA84 Dutch
  REFINE SEARCH:   White wins (1-0) | Black wins (0-1) | Draws (1/2-1/2)  

Kibitzer's Corner
Jan-30-15  zanzibar: Here is some info on this match from <EDOchess.com>:

<
Event data
Place: London
Start date: 28 July 1846
End date: 11 Aug. 1846

Notes:

Sunnucks gives the result as +7-4 for Kieseritzky, as does Stanley in the American Chess Magazine and Walker in Bell's Life in London; all other sources give +7-4=1. The Chess Player's Chronicle (v.7, 1846) gives +7-4=0 on p.281, but corrects this to +7-4=1 on p.304, giving the drawn game on pp.301-303. Similarly, the Illustrated London News gives +7-4=0 in the 15 Aug. 1846 issue but gives the drawn game in the 19 Sept. 1846 issue. Di Felice gives precise start and end dates.>

http://www.edochess.ca/matches/m119...

At the time of the match EDOchess shows Kieseritzky at the height of his powers, with ELO = 2606 46.

Jan-30-15  zanzibar: The <Missing Information> statement in the bio should be removed, since half of the games could have been played in July - if the rate of play was 2/day.

A caution about what would otherwise be a sensible, almost common sense, assumption.

NOTE: You need to pick a username and password to post a reply. Getting your account takes less than a minute, is totally anonymous, and 100% free—plus, it entitles you to features otherwise unavailable. Pick your username now and join the chessgames community!
If you already have an account, you should login now.
Please observe our posting guidelines:
  1. No obscene, racist, sexist, profane, raunchy, or disgusting language.
  2. No spamming, advertising, duplicate or nonsense posts.
  3. No malicious personal attacks, including cyber stalking, systematic antagonism, or gratuitous name-calling of any member Iincludinfgall Admin and Owners or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. If you think someone is an idiot, then provide evidence that their reasoning is invalid and/or idiotic, instead of just calling them an idiot. It's a subtle but important distinction, even in political discussions.
  4. Nothing in violation of United States law.
  5. No malicious posting of or linking to personal, private, and/or negative information (aka "doxing" or "doxxing") about any member, (including all Admin and Owners) or any of their family, friends, associates, or business interests. This includes all media: text, images, video, audio, or otherwise. Such actions will result in severe sanctions for any violators.
  6. NO TROLLING. Admin and Owners know it when they see it, and sanctions for any trolls will be significant.
  7. Any off-topic posts which distract from the primary topic of discussion are subject to removal.
  8. The use of "sock puppet" accounts to circumvent disciplinary action taken by Moderators is expressly prohibited.
  9. The use of "sock puppet" accounts in an attempt to undermine any side of a debate—or to create a false impression of consensus or support—is prohibited.
  10. All decisions with respect to deleting posts, and any subsequent discipline, are final, and occur at the sole discretion of the Moderators, Admin, and Owners.
  11. Please try to maintain a semblance of civility at all times.
Blow the Whistle See something that violates our rules? Blow the whistle and inform a Moderator.

NOTE: Keep all discussion on the topic of this page. This forum is for this specific tournament and nothing else. If you want to discuss chess in general, or this site, visit the Kibitzer's Café.

Messages posted by Chessgames members do not necessarily represent the views of Chessgames.com, its employees, or sponsors. All Moderator actions taken are at the sole discretion of the Admin and Owners—who will strive to act fairly and consistently at all times.
Spot an error? Please suggest your correction and help us eliminate database mistakes!


home | about | login | logout | F.A.Q. | your profile | preferences | Premium Membership | Kibitzer's Café | Biographer's Bistro | new kibitzing | chessforums | Tournament Index | Player Directory | Notable Games | World Chess Championships | Opening Explorer | Guess the Move | Game Collections | ChessBookie Game | Chessgames Challenge | Store | privacy notice | contact us


Copyright 2001-2019, Chessgames Services LLC