Zukertort

Johannes Zuckertort 1886

Johannes Zuckertort 1886

Polish Grandmaster Johannes Hermann Zukertort visited the club 2 days before he left for America to play Wilhelm Steinitz for the World Championship in 1886. The first day he played a blindfold simultaneous against 5 Liverpool players, and the next day against 10 players with a large audience present.
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