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Alexander Steinkuehler
Number of games in database: 17
Years covered: 1860 to 1883
Overall record: +6 -10 =1 (38.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born 1835, died Sep-29-1888, 53 years old) Germany (federation/nationality United Kingdom)

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Alexander Steinkühler was born around 1835 in Prussia.

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 page 1 of 1; 17 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. Kolisch vs A Steinkuehler  0-1381860Simul, 5bC51 Evans Gambit
2. A Steinkuehler vs Blackburne 0-1241861Casual gameC44 King's Pawn Game
3. A Steinkuehler vs Horwitz 1-0301861Casual gameC52 Evans Gambit
4. A Steinkuehler vs Horwitz 1-0141861ManchesterC42 Petrov Defense
5. Paulsen vs A Steinkuehler  ½-½271861Blindfold simul, 10bC30 King's Gambit Declined
6. Blackburne vs A Steinkuehler 1-0211862Manchester CC chC51 Evans Gambit
7. Blackburne vs A Steinkuehler  1-0311862Blindfold simul, 4bC55 Two Knights Defense
8. A Steinkuehler vs Blackburne 0-1221863ManchesterC54 Giuoco Piano
9. Blackburne vs A Steinkuehler 1-0231863ManchesterC51 Evans Gambit
10. Blackburne vs A Steinkuehler 1-0271864ManchesterC51 Evans Gambit
11. Burn vs A Steinkuehler 1-0251869Liverpool CC - Manchester CC mC21 Center Game
12. Blackburne vs A Steinkuehler 1-0331871Blindfold simul, 10bC21 Center Game
13. Blackburne vs A Steinkuehler  1-0281872ManchesterC44 King's Pawn Game
14. Werner vs A Steinkuehler 0-1271874Casual gameC50 Giuoco Piano
15. A Steinkuehler vs Steinitz 1-0381874Casual gameC53 Giuoco Piano
16. A Steinkuehler vs NN  1-0211877Casual gameC51 Evans Gambit
17. Burn vs A Steinkuehler  1-0291883Liverpool-ManchesterA00 Uncommon Opening
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  GrahamClayton: Steinkuhler was arguably the best player in Manchester in the 1870's, with victories over Blackburne, Horwitz, Burn and Steinitz. Steinkuhler wrote the chess column in the Manchester Weekly Times in 1873.
Feb-17-19  whiteshark: "Alexander Steinkühler (1834/5–1888) was a German player who emigrated to England in 1856 and in 1873 started a chess column in the Manchester Weekly Times and Examiner. The British Chess Magazine wrote that he died on 29 September of bronchitis, and reports from the Manchester Evening News that <"Mr. Steinkühler joined the Manchester club in September, 1856, immediately on his arrival in England, and from that time until his death — a period of 32 years — he continued a [sic] member, and was one of the most regular habitiues of the club-room."> ..."

Fabrizio Zavatarelli: <Ignaz Kolisch - The Life and Chess Career>, McFarland 2015 (p.105)

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