Adolf Zinkl

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Adolf Zinkl
Adolf Zinkl.jpg
Full name Adolf Julius Zinkl
Country Austria
Born (1871-06-10)10 June 1871
Neuhaus Bohemia
Died 3 June 1944(1944-06-03) (aged 72)
Vienna Austria

Adolf Julius Zinkl (10 June 1871, Neuhaus (now Jindřichův Hradec) – 3 June 1944, Vienna) was an Austrian chess master.[1]

Tournament results[edit]

Born in Bohemia, he settled in Vienna, where he played in many tournaments in the 1890s. He took 4th in 1892/93, shared 2nd (Quadrangular) in 1893, took 5th in 1893/94 (Jacques Schwarz won), drew a match with Carl Schlechter (5.5 : 5.5) and lost to Georg Marco (2.5 : 5.5), both in 1894, took 5th in 1895 (Marco won), took 8th in 1895/96 (Schlechter and Max Weiss won), tied for 4–5th in 1896 and took 6th in 1897/98, both won by Marco. He won in 1899, and tied for 5–7th in 1899/1900 (Kolisch memorial, Géza Maróczy won).[2]

Zinkl also took 14th at Leipzig 1894 (the 9th DSB Congress, Siegbert Tarrasch won), and tied for 17–18th at Berlin 1897 (Rudolf Charousek won).[3]


  1. ^ Chess Notes by Edward Winter
  2. ^ Welcome to the Chessmetrics site Archived April 14, 2006, at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-07-04. Retrieved 2015-09-20.  Name Index to Jeremy Gaige's Chess Tournament Crosstables, An Electronic Edition, Anders Thulin, Malmö, 2004-09-01

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