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Victor Leonard Wahltuch
V L Wahltuch 
Photo credit bidmonfa.com  
Number of games in database: 72
Years covered: 1895 to 1931

Overall record: +22 -36 =14 (40.3%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Queen's Pawn Game (9) 
    A46 D05 D02 A40
 Orthodox Defense (6) 
    D60 D53 D55
 Queen's Gambit Declined (4) 
    D31 D37 D06
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (14) 
    C84 C83 C78 C77 C87
 Orthodox Defense (6) 
    D61 D60 D63
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (5) 
    C84 C87 C98
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   V Wahltuch vs G Bellingham, 1905 1-0
   G A Thomas vs V Wahltuch, 1919 1/2-1/2
   V Wahltuch vs H G Cole, 1919 1-0
   V Wahltuch vs W Winter, 1919 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Scarborough (1929)
   Hastings (1919)
   Hastings 1925/26 (1925)
   London (1922)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Hastings 1919 by Phony Benoni


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VICTOR LEONARD WAHLTUCH
(born May-24-1875, died Aug-27-1953, 78 years old) United Kingdom

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Victor Leonard Wahltuch was born in Manchester, England. A talented amateur, he was London Champion in 1935-36 (after a play-off) and competed in the London Tournament of 1922. He passed away in London in 1953.

Wikipedia article: Victor Wahltuch

Last updated: 2021-08-21 14:34:11

 page 1 of 4; games 1-25 of 85  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. J Cairns vs V L Wahltuch 1-0151895Manchester - Liverpool mB01 Scandinavian
2. V L Wahltuch vs E O Jones 0-1351899Craigside Amateur CongressC14 French, Classical
3. V L Wahltuch vs H E Atkins  0-1251899Craigside Amateur CongressC49 Four Knights
4. G Schott vs V L Wahltuch 1-0341899Craigside Amateur CongressC52 Evans Gambit
5. V L Wahltuch vs R P Michell 1-0631905British ChampionshipD55 Queen's Gambit Declined
6. W Ward vs V L Wahltuch  1-0351905British ChampionshipD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
7. H E Atkins vs V L Wahltuch  1-0351905British ChampionshipC65 Ruy Lopez, Berlin Defense
8. V L Wahltuch vs G Bellingham 1-0371905British ChampionshipD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
9. V L Wahltuch vs R P Michell 0-1441906British ChampionshipC24 Bishop's Opening
10. H W Shoosmith vs V L Wahltuch 1-0381906British ChampionshipD61 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox, Rubinstein Attack
11. V L Wahltuch vs Blackburne  0-1441906British ChampionshipD31 Queen's Gambit Declined
12. V L Wahltuch vs F E Hamond  1-0391906British ChampionshipA46 Queen's Pawn Game
13. F Brown vs V L Wahltuch  0-1331906British ChampionshipC45 Scotch Game
14. H E Atkins vs V L Wahltuch  ½-½521906British ChampionshipD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
15. V L Wahltuch vs H B Lund  0-1191906Manchester CC - District League mA84 Dutch
16. V L Wahltuch vs G Schories  0-1321907Northern Counties Chess Union chD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
17. G Schwietzer vs V L Wahltuch  0-144190911th Anglo-American Cable MatchD02 Queen's Pawn Game
18. V L Wahltuch vs H E Atkins  1-0401909Manchester vs BirminghamA53 Old Indian
19. H B Lund vs V L Wahltuch  1-0411910Northern Counties Chess Union chC45 Scotch Game
20. G Schories vs V L Wahltuch  0-1401910Northern Counties Chess Union chC90 Ruy Lopez, Closed
21. V L Wahltuch vs Yates  0-1381910Northern Counties Chess Union chD60 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
22. V L Wahltuch vs H Voigt 1-051191012th Anglo-American Cable MatchA40 Queen's Pawn Game
23. V L Wahltuch vs Burn  0-1281910Manchester CC - Liverpool CC mD32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch
24. J F Barry vs V L Wahltuch  0-138191113th Anglo-American Cable MatchC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
25. H B Uber vs V L Wahltuch  ½-½491912British ChampionshipC98 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin
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Kibitzer's Corner
Oct-31-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  Chessical: Victor Wahltuch (24.05.1875-27.08.1953) from Manchester (UK) was a minor British master.

As an amateur player, he only occasionally played in international tournaments, and those were held in England (Hastings 1919, London 1922 - he defeated Reti Reti vs Wahltuch, 1922, Scarborough 1929).

He represented England at Prague 1931 Olympiad, and played a match against Yates in 1921.

May-24-06  BIDMONFA: Victor L Wahltuch

WAHLTUCH, Victor L.
http://www.bidmonfa.com/wahltuch_vi...
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Feb-24-07  Dr.Lecter: He has more annotated games than I've ever seen.
Feb-24-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  WannaBe: <Dr.Lecter> Check out GM/CM.com member/fellow kibitzer Ray Keene: Raymond Keene
May-24-07
Premium Chessgames Member
  Phony Benoni: <WannaBe> Not bad, but I think the winner for most annotated games has to be Robert James Fischer
Aug-18-08  myschkin: . . .

Photo (Zurich, 1925):
http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/...

Seated (left to right):
V.L. Wahltuch, M. Nicolet, Mrs S.J. Holloway, A. Rueb, E. Müller, W. Robinow, P. Vincent.

Sep-13-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Biography: http://www.sjmann.supanet.com/Peopl...
May-24-15  Nosnibor: It should be noted that he won every game he played in the annual cable matches against America and in winning the Northern Counties Chess Union title in 1921 he beat F.D.Yates in a playoff match 3-1.He also won the Manchester Chess club championship 10 times.His last important tournament was Scarborough 1925 where he secured a share of fourth prize.In 1944 he gained second prize at the Blackpool tournament.R.I.P.Victor Wahltuch
Mar-31-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  wwall: Yorkshire Chess History page says his middle name was Lionel, not Leonard.

http://mannchess.org.uk/People/Wahl...

Apr-01-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  Tabanus: The 1911 census (referred to in Yorkshire Chess History) has "Victor Leonard". Same in a Freemason membership register 1909. Birth index also Victor Leonard, b. in Chorlton Lancashire. Family trees: he married Alice Maud Howorth (b. 1889, d. 1978 in Australia) in 1915 and had at least one daughter, Margareth b. 1916.
Apr-01-18  offramp: <Tabanus: ...[I]n a Freemason membership register 1909. Birth index also Victor Leonard, b. in Chorlton Lancashire.>

My Mum was from Chorlton, so Victor Leonard Wahltuch and I have two things in common.

Apr-03-18  zanzibar: <Victor Leonard Wahltuch and I have two things in common>

Two huh?! And I always thought you were hatched.

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