Zukertort

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London 1883 Chess Tournament
... It was won convincingly by Johannes Zukertort (22 points out of 26) ahead of Wilhelm Steinitz (with 19 points) ... Remarkably, Zukertort was already assured of victory with three rounds to go, having scored an astonishing 22/23 ... The tournament established Zukertort as rivalling Steinitz to claim to be the best player in the world, and led to the World Chess Championship 1886 match between the ...
World Chess Championship 1886 - Preparations
... a prestigious 14-player, double-round, all-play-all tournament, Zukertort was the convincing winner with 22/26, ahead of Steinitz (19/26), Blackburne (16½/22) and Chigorin (16/22) ... player in the world and both Steinitz and Zukertort stood up at the same time to thank him ... of venue was resolved when Steinitz finally persuaded Zukertort to accept the USA over London, his new place of residence ...
Joseph Henry Blackburne - Match Results
1876 Wilhelm Steinitz Lost London 0/7 +0=0-7 1881 Johannes Zukertort Lost London 4½/14 +2=5−7 1881 Isidor Gunsberg Won Düsseldorf 8½/14 +7-4=3 1887 Zukertort Won London ...
Colle System - Colle–Zukertort System
... b c d e f g h 1 ... a b c d e f g h Colle–Zukertort formation One variation on the Colle is the Colle–Zukertort System (named for Johannes Zukertort), characterized by developing the dark ...
Paris 1878 Chess Tournament
... event was won by Szymon Winawer and Johannes Hermann Zukertort, who decided to share the first prize after they each won a play-off game ... Zukertort won both games and gained the first prize ... Winners of the prizes were Zukertort (1000 Frans + two Sèvres vases), Winawer (500 F + one vase), Joseph Henry Blackburne (1500 F), Mackenzie (1000 F), Bird (500 F), and the ill Adolf Anderssen (200 F) ...