– The strongest tournament of 18th century.
– The strongest tournament of 19th century.
– The strongest tournament of 20th century before ELO rating systems started.
– The strongest tournament of 20th century after ELO rating systems started.
I believe the highest rated tournament of all-time is the 2007 World Championship in Mexico City. That would be my guess. Any chess historian out there who knows the answers to the above questions? 🙂
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