Women's World Chess Championship 1937 (Stockholm olympiad)

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The sixth Women's World Chess Championship took place during the 1937 Stockholm Olympiad. The final results were as follows:[1][2][3][4][5]

Player Points
1  Vera Menchik (Czechoslovakia) 14
2  Clarice Benini (Italy) 10
3-4  Milda Lauberte (Latvia) 9
 Sonja Graf (Germany) 9
5  Mary Bain (United States)
6-7  Mona May Karff (Palestine) 8
 Nelly Fišerova (Czechoslovakia) 8
8-9  Ingeborg Andersson (Sweden)
 Mary Gilchrist (Scotland)
10-16  Róża Herman (Poland) 7
 Catharina Roodzant (Netherlands) 7
 E. St. John (England) 7
 Anna Andersson (Sweden) 7
 Regina Gerlecka (Poland) 7
 Clara Faragó (Hungary) 7
 Edith Holloway (England) 7
17-20  Barbara Fleröw-Bułhak (Poland)
 Gisela Harum (Austria)
 Salome Reischer (Austria)
 Olga Menchik (Czechoslovakia)
21-22  F. Thomson (Scotland) 6
 Ingrid Larsen (Denmark) 6
23  Katarina Beskow (Sweden)
24  A.M.S. O'Shannon (Ireland) 5
25  Ruth Bloch Nakkerud (Norway) 2
26  Elisabeth Mellbye (Norway) 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stanisław Gawlikowski Olimpiady szachowe 1924 - 1974 Wyd. Sport i Turystyka, Warszawa 1978
  2. ^ ultim8games.com
  3. ^ femminile
  4. ^ Campeonato Mundo femenino Varsovia 1935
  5. ^ http://www.mark-weeks.com/chess/2739$wix.htm