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🏆 Steinitz - Chigorin Telegraph Match (1890)

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Mikhail Chigorin and Wilhelm Steinitz conducted a telegraph match from October 23, 1890 - April 28, 1891. Steinitz made his moves in New York City, while Chigorin was in St. Petersburg.⁽¹⁻²⁾ It was a famous, and widely covered match where Steinitz and Chigorin played two games from pre-agreed starting positions,⁽³⁾ presumably to settle assertions made by Steinitz in his recent book, ... [more]

Player: Mikhail Chigorin

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Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Chigorin vs Steinitz 1-0381890Steinitz - Chigorin Telegraph MatchC52 Evans Gambit
2. Steinitz vs Chigorin 0-1381890Steinitz - Chigorin Telegraph MatchC59 Two Knights
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