1904 Cambridge Springs International Chess Congress
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Round 10 Games

May 10, 1904

The pairings for Round 10 are listed below. The first player listed is White.
The player's score at the beginning of the round is in parentheses.

Round 10 Pairings
Mieses (4½) - Schlechter (3) Chigorin (4) - Marco (5)
Barry (2) - Teichmann (5½) Fox (4½) - Janowsky (8)
Napier (2½) - Delmar (2) Pillsbury (4½) - Hodges (2½)
Marshall (8) - Showalter (5) Lasker (6½) - Lawrence (4)

(73) Mieses - Schlechter, Sicilian Defense [B48]
1.e4 c5 2.Nc3 e6 3.Nf3 a6 4.d4 cxd4 5.Nxd4 Qc7 6.Bd3 Nc6 7.Be3 Nf6 8.0-0 Ne5 9.h3 b5 10.f4 Nc4 11.Bxc4 Qxc4 12.e5 Nd5 13.Nxd5 Qxd5 14.Qf3 Bb7 15.Qxd5 Bxd5 16.a3 Rc8 17.c3 d6 18.exd6 Bxd6 19.Rad1 0-0 20.Nf5 Rfd8 21.Nxd6 Rxd6 22.Rd4 f5 23.Rd2 Rc4 24.Bd4 Kf7 25.Be5 Rd8 26.Rd4 Rxd4 27.Bxd4 Bb3 28.Rf2 a5 29.Rd2 a4 30.Kf2 g6 31.Ke3 Rd5 32.Be5 Bc4 33.Rxd5 exd5 34.g3 Ke6 35.h4 h5 ½-½ Interestingly, Reinfeld's book stops after White's 29th move, stating that the score is incomprehensible from this point on. However, all 35 moves were included in the Daily Bulletin published at the Hotel Rider.


(74) Chigorin - Marco, French Defense (Chigorin) [C00]
1.e4 e6 2.Qe2 c5 3.f4 Be7 4.b3 d5 5.Bb2 Nf6 6.Nc3 Nc6 7.Nf3 Nd4 8.Qd3 dxe4 9.Nxe4 Nxe4 10.Qxe4 Nxf3+ 11.Qxf3 0-0 12.Bd3 Bf6 13.Bc3 Bxc3 14.dxc3 Qh4+ 15.g3 Qh3 16.0-0-0 Rb8 17.Rhe1 b6 18.Re5 g6 19.Qf2 Rd8 20.Rg1 Bb7 21.Bf1 Qh6 22.Kb2 Rd6 23.g4 Rbd8 24.Bd3 Rd5 25.Re2 Bc8 26.f5 exf5 27.gxf5 Qh5 28.fxg6 hxg6 29.Re7 Bf5 0-1 "Chigorin now spoiled this, his best game of the tournament, by overstepping the time limit." -- Reinfeld.


(75) Barry - Teichmann, Ruy Lopez [C84]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.0-0 Be7 6.Nc3 b5 7.Bb3 d6 8.d3 Na5 9.h3 h6 10.Re1 0-0 11.Be3 Bb7 12.Qd2 Nxb3 13.axb3 Kh7 14.Ne2 d5 15.exd5 Qxd5 16.Ng3 Rad8 17.Bxh6 gxh6 18.Rxe5 Qc6 19.Rxe7 Nd5 20.Re5 Rg8 21.Rae1 Rg6 22.Kh2 Rdg8 23.c3 Qd6 24.Nh4 Rf6 25.d4 Qc6 26.Ne4 Rf4 27.g3 f6 28.Rxd5 Rxe4 29.Rxe4 Qxd5 30.Re7+ Rg7 31.Qd3+ Kg8 32.Rxg7+ Kxg7 33.Qg6+ 1-0


With the loss of the following game, Janowsky relinquishes the lead to Marshall. Janowsky faces Marshall in the next round (#11) where a titanic battle for the lead ensues.
(76) Fox - Janowsky, Ruy Lopez [C87]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5 a6 4.Ba4 Nf6 5.0-0 Be7 6.Re1 d6 7.c3 Bg4 8.d3 0-0 9.Nbd2 Nd7 10.Nf1 Nc5 11.Bc2 f5 12.exf5 Bxf5 13.Ne3 Bg6 14.d4 e4 15.dxc5 exf3 16.Bxg6 hxg6 17.Nd5 Bh4 18.g3 Qd7 19.Re4 Bf6 20.Qb3 Rf7 21.Rf4 Na5 22.Nxf6+ gxf6 23.Qd5 dxc5 24.Qxd7 Rxd7 25.Be3 Kf7 26.Rxf3 b6 27.Bg5 f5 28.Re1 Nc4 29.Re2 Re8 30.Rxe8 Kxe8 31.b3 Nd6 32.Re3+ Kf7 33.Rd3 Ke6 34.Re3+ Kf7 35.Rd3 a5 36.c4 Kg7 37.Bf4 Rd8 38.h4 Kf7 39.Kg2 Ke6 40.Kf3 a4 41.Bxd6 cxd6 42.Kf4 axb3 43.axb3 Kf6 44.f3 Rd7 45.Rd5 Rd8 46.g4 fxg4 47.fxg4 Rd7 48.h5 gxh5 49.gxh5 b5 50.cxb5 Ke6 51.Rf5 Rb7 52.h6 Rxb5 53.Rh5 Rb8 54.h7 Rh8 55.Kg5 Kd5 56.Kf6+ Kd4 57.Kg7 Rxh7+ 58.Kxh7 d5 59.Kg6 c4 60.Rh4+ Kc3 61.Rh3+ Kd4 62.b4 Ke5 63.b5 Kd6 64.Kf5 d4 65.Ke4 1-0 Note: This game was adjourned after 58.Kxh7 and completed the next day, May 11.


(77) Napier - Delmar, Philidor's Defense [C41]
1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 exd4 4.Nxd4 Nf6 5.Nc3 a6 6.a4 Be7 7.Be2 c5 8.Nf3 Nc6 9.Bf4 h6 10.Qd2 Be6 11.Rd1 Qa5 12.0-0 Rd8 13.Rfe1 0-0 14.Bf1 d5 15.Ne5 Qb6 16.Nxc6 Qxc6 17.e5 Ne4 18.Nxe4 dxe4 19.Qe3 Rxd1 20.Rxd1 Qxa4 21.b3 Qc6 22.Re1 Bf5 23.h3 f6 24.g4 fxe5 25.gxf5 exf4 26.Qxe4 Qxe4 27.Rxe4 Bd6 28.Bc4+ Kh7 29.Re6 Rd8 30.Bd5 b6 31.Kg2 b5 32.Kf3 a5 33.Bc6 b4 34.Re8 Rxe8 35.Bxe8 Kg8 36.Ke4 Kf8 37.Bb5 Ke7 38.Kd5 f3 39.Bd3 Bh2 40.Kxc5 Bg1 41.Kd4 Bxf2+ 42.Ke4 Be1 43.Kxf3 Kd6 44.Ke4 Kc5 45.Be2 Kd6 46.Bb5 Ke7 47.Ba6 Kf6 48.Bc8 Kg5 49.Kf3 Bc3 50.Bd7 ½-½


(78) Pillsbury - Hodges, [B00]
1.d4 e6 2.e4 b6 3.Bd3 Bb7 4.f4 Be7 5.Nf3 c5 6.Be3 c4 7.Bxc4 Bxe4 8.Nc3 Bb4 9.0-0 Bxc3 10.bxc3 Qc7 11.Nd2 Nf6 12.Nxe4 Nxe4 13.Qd3 d5 14.Bb5+ Nd7 15.c4 Nef6 16.f5 dxc4 17.Bxc4 e5 18.dxe5 Nxe5 19.Bb5+ Ned7 20.Qa3 0-0-0 21.Ba6+ Kb8 22.Bf4 Ne5 23.Rfe1 Nfd7 24.Rad1 f6 25.Rd5 Rhe8 26.Bb5 Nf3+ 27.Qxf3 Rxe1+ 28.Kf2 Re5 29.Qd3 Kc8 30.Bxe5 fxe5 31.Ba6+ Kb8 32.g3 e4 33.Qxe4 Rf8 34.Qe7 Qxc2+ 35.Ke1 Qc3+ 36.Rd2 Qe5+ 37.Qxe5+ Nxe5 38.Ke2 Rxf5 39.Rd8+ Kc7 40.Rg8 Rf7 ½-½


The following game was annotated by Tim Harding in a ChessCafe.com article in 2004.
(79) Marshall - Showalter, Queen's Gambit Declined (Albin Counter-Gambit) [D08]
1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5 3.dxe5 d4 4.Nf3 Nc6 5.a3 a5 6.h3 Bc5 7.Bg5 Nge7 8.Nbd2 h6 9.Bh4 a4 10.g4 Be6 11.Qc2 Qd7 12.Ne4 Bb6 13.0-0-0 Ng6 14.Bg3 0-0 15.e3 Rfd8 16.Kb1 Qe8 17.exd4 Bxd4 18.Nxd4 Nxd4 19.Qc3 Nb5 20.Qc1 Rxd1 21.Qxd1 Rd8 22.Qxa4 Rd4 23.Qxb5 Bd7 24.Qc5 Rxe4 25.f3 b6 26.Qf2 Bc6 27.Bd3 Rxe5 28.Bxe5 Nxe5 29.Re1 Qd8 30.Rd1 Nxd3 31.Qe3 Qh4 32.Rxd3 Kh7 33.Qe5 g6 34.Qxc7 Qe1+ 35.Ka2 Qe6 36.Qf4 b5 37.Rd6 Qe8 38.Qd4 1-0


(80) Lasker - Lawrence, Queen's Gambit Declined [D32]
1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 3.Nc3 c5 4.cxd5 exd5 5.Nf3 Be6 6.Bg5 Nf6 7.e3 Be7 8.Bxf6 Bxf6 9.Bb5+ Nd7 10.dxc5 0-0 11.c6 Bxc3+ 12.bxc3 Qa5 13.cxb7 Rab8 14.Bxd7 Qxc3+ 15.Nd2 Bxd7 16.Rb1 Bc6 17.0-0 Rxb7 18.Nb3 Rfb8 19.Rc1 Qf6 20.Na5 Rb6 21.Nxc6 Rxc6 22.Qxd5 Rxc1 23.Rxc1 g6 24.h3 Rd8 25.Qa5 a6 26.Rb1 Rd6 27.Qc5 Kg7 28.e4 Qd4 29.Qxd4+ Rxd4 30.f3 Rd2 31.a4 Rd4 32.Ra1 a5 33.Ra2 Kf6 34.Kf2 Ke5 35.Ke3 Rb4 36.Ra3 h6 37.f4+ Kf6 38.g4 Ke6 39.Kf3 Rc4 40.h4 Rb4 41.h5 gxh5 42.gxh5 Kf6 43.Ra1 Rc4 44.Rb1 Rxa4 45.Rb6+ Kg7 46.e5 Ra1 47.Rb7 a4 48.e6 Kf6 49.exf7 Kg7 50.Ra7 a3 51.Kg4 a2 52.Kf5 Rh1 53.Rxa2 Rxh5+ 54.Ke6 1-0


Leaders after Round 10
Marshall 9
Janowsky 8
Lasker
Round 9 | Round 11

Note: The above table includes the results of the following adjourned games, which were completed the next day (May 11): Showalter-Fox (from Round 9), Delmar-Marco (from Round 9), Fox-Janowsky (from Round 10) and Pillsbury-Schlechter (from Round 8).

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