Shories, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1901  204  2264 (60) 5
1902  163  2293 (50) 9
1903  115  2331 (42) 20
1904  101  2356 (42) 4
1905  82  2379 (32) 43
1906  63  2407 (32) 37
1907  51  2416 (30) 62
1908  71  2392 (40) 11
1909  99  2367 (42) 10
1910  167  2318 (38) 30
1911  210  2299 (42) 11
1912  290  2248 (40) 31
1913  222  2288 (45) 10
1914  163  2311 (53) 11
1915  157  2311 (61) 0
1916  156  2312 (65) 0
1917  144  2312 (66) 0
1918  142  2312 (63) 0
1919  145  2313 (58) 6
1920  148  2322 (55) 1
1921  128  2336 (48) 11
1922  158  2318 (49) 11
1923  150  2329 (57) 0
1924  139  2341 (59) 0
1925  126  2352 (58) 6
1926  134  2352 (60) 0
1927  146  2351 (58) 6
1928  150  2358 (59) 0
1929  149  2364 (56) 9
1930  181  2345 (62) 0
1931  229  2326 (64) 0
1932  256  2307 (62) 0
1933  309  2287 (57) 15

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Shories, George F.W.  
   Also known as: Georg F.W. Schories
Born: 9 Jan. 1874
Died: 2 Dec. 1934
 
Notes:
Feenstra Kuiper has birth in 1873. Gaige has birth in 1874. Winter shows that the discrepancy existed in primary sources.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 316
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 337
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 402
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 94
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 389
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 457, 557, 580
   McGowan, Kurt Richter, page 115
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 15, 247, 252
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 239, 248
   Winter, Chess Facts and Fables, page 121
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - George Shories]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]

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

Loman, R.J. - Shories, G.F.W. 1903         (f)     6   -   6
Leonhardt, P.S. - Shories, G.F.W. 1904         (f)     2   -   2
Yates, F.D. - Shories, G.F.W. 1910         (f)     4   -   0
Shories, G.F.W. - O'Hanlon, J.J. 1912         (c)     11.5   -   7.5
Selezniev, A.S. - Shories, G.F.W. 1919         (f)     4.5   -   1.5
Brinckmann, A. - Shories, G.F.W. 1922         (f)     4.5   -   0.5
Shories, G.F.W. - Multhaup, H. 1927         (f)     4   -   2

Tournament data

Folkestone 1901 (1)     3nd Kent County Chess Association Congress - Section I     2  /  5
Tunbridge Wells 1902     4th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     5  /  9
Canterbury 1903     5th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     7  /  8
London, England 1905 (3)     7th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     5  /  9
Scheveningen 1905 (1)     4th Netherland Chess Federation International Tournament - Meisterturnier     5.5  /  13
Barmen 1905 (4)     Barmen Tournament - Hauptturnier B, Section 1     5.5  /  8
Barmen 1905 (7)     Barmen Tournament - Hauptturnier B, Siegergruppe     7  /  9
  Shories, G.F.W. - Tartakover, S.G.     2.5 - 1.5    
Tunbridge Wells 1906     8th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     4.5  /  8
Ostend 1906 (12)     Ostend Amateur Tournament A     15  /  18
Shrewsbury 1906 (3)     3rd British Chess Federation Congress - First Class Amateur Tournament     9.5  /  11
Blackpool 1907     Northern Counties Chess Union Tournament     5  /  6
Ostend 1907 (1)     Ostend Amateur Tournament     14.5  /  18
Ostend 1907 (3)     Ostend Master Tournament     11.5  /  27
London, England 1907 (2)     4th British Chess Federation Congress - First Class     10  /  11
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (2)     5th British Chess Federation Congress - First Class, Section A     9  /  11
Scarborough 1909 (3)     6th British Chess Federation Congress - First Class, Section B     9  /  10
Blackpool 1910     Northern Counties Chess Union Tournament     4  /  6
Bromley 1910 (2)     12th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     7  /  9
Oxford 1910 (3)     British Chess Federation Major Open Tournament     7  /  11
Glasgow 1911 (3)     British Chess Federation Major Open Tournament     10.5  /  11
Richmond 1912 (1)     British Championship Team - Major Open Team Match    
  Shories, G.F.W. - Michell, R.P.     0 - 1    
Richmond 1912 (3)     9th British Chess Federation Tournament - Major Open     5.5  /  11
Cheltenham 1913 (2)     10th British Chess Federation Tournament - Major Open     7  /  10
Chester 1914 (2)     11th British Chess Federation Congress - Major Open     10.5  /  11
Berlin and The Hague 1920     Berlin - Holland Telegraph Match    
  Shories, G.F.W. - van Gelder, G.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Hamburg 1921 (1)     21st German Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     6  /  11
Kiel 1922     21st Lower Elbe Chess Federation Congress     3.5  /  6
Wiesbaden 1925     Wiesbaden Tournament     2.5  /  6
Berlin 1929 (2)     Berlin Tournament     6  /  9
Bad Pyrmont 1933 (1)     German Chess Federation Congress - Championship     5  /  15


Player information updated: 2 Oct. 2023