Coombe, Ephraim




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  624  1976 (89) 8
1893  597  1992 (84) 1
1894  601  1996 (81) 8
1895  620  1982 (87) 1
1896  621  1975 (94) 0
1897  643  1969 (99) 0
1898  668  1962 (104) 0
1899  689  1956 (108) 0
1900  699  1949 (112) 0
1901  725  1943 (115) 0
1902  745  1936 (117) 1
1903  756  1928 (122) 0
1904  803  1920 (126) 0
1905  837  1913 (130) 0
1906  850  1905 (133) 0
1907  871  1897 (137) 0
1908  875  1889 (140) 0
1909  969  1881 (142) 0
1910  962  1874 (145) 0
1911  1001  1866 (147) 0
1912  983  1858 (150) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Coombe, Ephraim Henry  
Born: 1859
Died:
 
Notes:
The South Australian Register of 24 Mar. 1894 says that he was born '35 years ago', which should mean about 1859.
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 61, 69
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 302
Periodicals
   [SAR], vol. 59, no. 14777, 24 Mar. 1894, page 7
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [2nd VIC v SA Telegraphic Match 1893]

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

Wilson, G.A. - Coombe, E.H. 1892         (f)     5   -   2

Tournament data

Melbourne and Adelaide 1892     Victoria - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Landells, S.     1 - 0    
Melbourne and Adelaide 1893     Victoria - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Arneil, R.     1 - 0    
Adelaide 1894     1st South Australia Championship     5.5  /  8
Sydney and Adelaide 1895     New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Britton, A.W.     0 - 1    
Adelaide and Perth, Western Australia 1902     1st South Australia - Western Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Hilton, J. (2)     0.5 - 0.5    
Adelaide and Perth, Western Australia 1912     2nd South Australia - Western Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Younkman, L.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 6 May 2022