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TOURNAMENT STANDINGS
British Championship Tournament

George Alan Thomas8/10(+7 -1 =2)[games]
Fred Dewhirst Yates8/10(+8 -2 =0)[games]
William Gibson5/10(+5 -5 =0)[games]
Roland Henry Vaughan Scott5/9(+5 -4 =0)[games]
Hubert Ernest Price4/6(+4 -2 =0)[games]
George Edward Wainwright4/8(+4 -4 =0)[games]
Herbert Levi Jacobs3.5/7(+3 -3 =1)[games]
Francis Edward Hamond3.5/8(+3 -4 =1)[games]
Henry Bernard Uber2.5/6(+2 -3 =1)[games]
Charles Gilbert Steele2.5/9(+2 -6 =1)[games]
Joseph Henry Blake2/9(+2 -7 =0)[games]
William Gooding1/6(+1 -5 =0)[games]

Chessgames.com Chess Event Description
British Championship (1923)

Played at the Girls' Secondary School in Southsea (Portsmouth), England, 13-24 August 1923. Rest day: Sunday 19 August. Sir George Alan Thomas won with 9/11.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 ——————————————————————————————————————————— 1 Thomas • 1 1 1 1 ½ 1 ½ 0 1 1 1 9 2 Yates 0 • 1 1 1 1 0 ½ 1 1 1 1 8½ =3 Scott 0 0 • 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 7 =3 Price 0 0 0 • 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 7 5 Wainwright 0 0 1 0 • 0 1 1 1 1 0 1 6 6 Jacobs ½ 0 0 1 1 • 1 0 1 0 0 1 5½ 7 Gibson 0 1 0 0 0 0 • 1 1 1 1 0 5 8 Uber ½ ½ 0 0 0 1 0 • 0 1 1 ½ 4½ 9 Hamond 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 • ½ 1 ½ 4 =10 Steele 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 ½ • ½ ½ 3½ =10 Blake 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 ½ • 1 3½ 12 Gooding 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 ½ ½ ½ 0 • 2½ ———————————————————————————————————————————

Edith Charlotte Price won the British Ladies' Championship for the 2nd time (9/11), and Alexander Alekhine won the BCF Major Open (1923) (10.5/11).

Game dates

There are 17 missing games (22 March 2022).

Round 01: Monday 13 August
Round 02: Tuesday 14 August
Round 03: Wednesday 15 August
Round 04: Thursday 16 August
Round 05: Friday 17 August
Round 06: Saturday 18 August (Alekhine simul +26 -0 =11 in the evening)
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Round 07: Monday 20 August
Round 08: Tuesday 21 August
Round 09: Wednesday 22 August
Round 10: Thursday 23 August
Round 11: Friday 24 August

Sources

Photo: http://britishchessnews.com/wp-cont...
BritBase: https://www.saund.co.uk/britbase/pg...
British newspapers at https://www.britishnewspaperarchive...

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 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 49  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F E Hamond vs H B Uber  1-0221923British ChampionshipA50 Queen's Pawn Game
2. H Jacobs vs W Gibson  1-0141923British ChampionshipC50 Giuoco Piano
3. C G Steele vs G Wainwright  0-1561923British ChampionshipA00 Uncommon Opening
4. Yates vs J H Blake  1-0431923British ChampionshipC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
5. R H Scott vs Yates  0-1421923British ChampionshipE61 King's Indian
6. C G Steele vs H E Price  0-1341923British ChampionshipD00 Queen's Pawn Game
7. G A Thomas vs F E Hamond  0-1461923British ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
8. G Wainwright vs W Gibson  1-0481923British ChampionshipC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
9. H Jacobs vs R H Scott  0-1391923British ChampionshipB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
10. F E Hamond vs C G Steele  ½-½411923British ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
11. W Gibson vs J H Blake  1-0431923British ChampionshipD64 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
12. W Gooding vs G A Thomas  0-1351923British ChampionshipA48 King's Indian
13. J H Blake vs G Wainwright  1-0431923British ChampionshipA07 King's Indian Attack
14. R H Scott vs W Gibson  1-0391923British ChampionshipD00 Queen's Pawn Game
15. G A Thomas vs Yates  1-0621923British ChampionshipC83 Ruy Lopez, Open
16. J H Blake vs R H Scott  0-1121923British ChampionshipB18 Caro-Kann, Classical
17. Yates vs C G Steele  1-0321923British ChampionshipC49 Four Knights
18. H Jacobs vs G A Thomas  ½-½471923British ChampionshipC50 Giuoco Piano
19. W Gooding vs H E Price  0-1441923British ChampionshipD51 Queen's Gambit Declined
20. W Gibson vs H B Uber  1-0591923British ChampionshipD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
21. F E Hamond vs G Wainwright  0-1341923British ChampionshipD37 Queen's Gambit Declined
22. C G Steele vs H Jacobs  1-0261923British ChampionshipA83 Dutch, Staunton Gambit
23. G Wainwright vs R H Scott  1-0381923British ChampionshipA10 English
24. G A Thomas vs W Gibson  1-0491923British ChampionshipC72 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, 5.O-O
25. H E Price vs Yates  0-1331923British ChampionshipD00 Queen's Pawn Game
 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 49  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Mar-22-22
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: Britbase says they have 49 games but I found only 48.

CG had 47 games, I added W Gibson vs C G Steele, 1923 from Britbase and found a 'new' game in the Westminster Gazette: H Jacobs vs R H Scott, 1923.

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