Robbins, Alexander




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1887  266  2176 (99) 3
1888  268  2174 (95) 0
1889  264  2172 (91) 0
1890  287  2170 (85) 10
1891  309  2157 (95) 0
1892  338  2145 (103) 0
1893  352  2132 (110) 0
1894  382  2120 (117) 0
1895  416  2108 (122) 12

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Robbins, Alexander Henry  
Born: 22 Feb. 1846
Died: 21 Feb. 1906
 
References
Books
   Davies, Samuel Lipschütz, page 154
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 356
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 410, 500
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 23, 33
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 120
Periodicals
   [SLGD], 4 July 1885
Web
   Cree, Graeme.  [1886 Steinitz-Zukertort World Championship Match]
   [Steinitz vs. Zukertort 1886, Part 1], page 3
   [Steinitz vs. Zukertort 1886, Part 3], page 3

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Hodges, A.B. - Robbins, A.H. 1887         (c)     2   -   1
Spencer, S.A. - Robbins, A.H. 1895         (f)     7   -   5

Tournament data

Saint Louis 1890     3rd United States Chess Association Congress     3  /  10


Player information updated: 2 Oct. 2022