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Amedee Gibaud
  
Number of games in database: 38
Years covered: 1909 to 1948
Overall record: +12 -23 =3 (35.5%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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AMEDEE GIBAUD
(born Mar-05-1885, died Aug-18-1957, 72 years old) France

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Amédée Gibaud was born in Rochefort sur Mer. He was French champion in 1928, 1930, 1935 and 1940, but is probably best known for what was considered the shortest game in master chess: A Gibaud vs F Lazard, 1924. The game was actually a free game and lasted a few moves longer.

http://heritageechecsfra.free.fr/gi...

Wikipedia article: Amédée Gibaud

Last updated: 2017-01-23 07:49:11

 page 1 of 2; games 1-25 of 38  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. F Lazard vs A Gibaud 1-0251909ParisC54 Giuoco Piano
2. Lasker vs A Gibaud  0-1641909Simul, 18bC30 King's Gambit Declined
3. A Gibaud vs W Gibson  1-0361919Hastings MinorC77 Ruy Lopez
4. H E Price vs A Gibaud  1-0401919Hastings MinorA46 Queen's Pawn Game
5. A Speijer vs A Gibaud  1-0321919Hastings MinorD63 Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense
6. A Gibaud vs E G Sergeant  0-1191919Hastings MinorC77 Ruy Lopez
7. A Gibaud vs A J Mackenzie 1-0211919Hastings MinorC77 Ruy Lopez
8. C Boyce vs A Gibaud  0-1271919Hastings MinorC50 Giuoco Piano
9. A Gibaud vs F Lazard 0-141924CompositionA45 Queen's Pawn Game
10. A Gibaud vs W Fick  0-1491924FRA-NEDD12 Queen's Gambit Declined Slav
11. L Palau vs A Gibaud  1-0251924Paris Unofficial OlympiadD70 Neo-Grunfeld Defense
12. J Kleczynski Jr vs A Gibaud  1-0451924Paris Unofficial OlympiadB83 Sicilian
13. A Gibaud vs L Miliani  1-0351924Paris Unofficial OlympiadC82 Ruy Lopez, Open
14. E M Holloway vs A Gibaud  0-1381924Paris Unofficial OlympiadB23 Sicilian, Closed
15. A Gibaud vs C W Brown  0-1361924Paris Unofficial OlympiadB01 Scandinavian
16. A Gibaud vs H Johner  1-0371924Paris Unofficial OlympiadC66 Ruy Lopez
17. M Romi vs A Gibaud  1-0281924Paris Unofficial OlympiadB30 Sicilian
18. H K Handasyde vs A Gibaud  ½-½451924Paris Unofficial OlympiadB83 Sicilian
19. A Gibaud vs P Potemkin  1-0381924Paris Unofficial OlympiadC41 Philidor Defense
20. A Gibaud vs K Skalicka  0-1371924Paris Unofficial OlympiadC42 Petrov Defense
21. R Crepeaux vs A Gibaud  1-0181924FRA-ch 2ndB10 Caro-Kann
22. M Romi vs A Gibaud  1-0541925ParisB27 Sicilian
23. A Gibaud vs M Romi  0-1261925ParisC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
24. A G Conde vs A Gibaud 0-126192922nd Kent CCA CongressE15 Queen's Indian
25. Noteboom vs A Gibaud 1-033192922nd Kent CCA CongressE24 Nimzo-Indian, Samisch
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-30-04
Premium Chessgames Member
  Benzol: Amedee Gibaud
Born 1885 Rochefort sur Mer
He was French champion in 1928, 1930, 1935 and 1940.
Jan-13-09  WhiteRook48: I think the Gibaud-Lazard game never happened. It says he's champion of France 4 times. How likely is it that he's going to play 2. Nd2?! and 4. h3??
Aug-08-12
Premium Chessgames Member
  GrahamClayton: Winner of the inaugral official French Correspondence Chess Championship in 1931.
Nov-27-12  Morphischer: A pic https://encrypted-tbn2.gstatic.com/...
Jun-21-13
Premium Chessgames Member
  whiteshark: Edward Winter had looked into A Gibaud vs F Lazard, 1924 in the usual fashion:

http://www.chessbase.com/Home/TabId...

Jul-02-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  Stonehenge: Gibaud and Alekhine:

http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/...

Jan-15-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  Dionysius1: What's a free game, as in the biog?
Jan-15-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  MissScarlett: Casual/offhand game.
Jan-15-18
Premium Chessgames Member
  Dionysius1: Thanks <MissScarlett>

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