Lequesne, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1851  97  2107 (118) 3
1852  89  2101 (118) 0
1853  94  2096 (117) 0
1854  98  2090 (117) 0
1855  107  2085 (115) 0
1856  132  2079 (113) 1
1857  139  2085 (112) 0
1858  140  2091 (111) 4
1859  159  2090 (113) 0
1860  169  2089 (115) 0
1861  177  2088 (116) 0
1862  172  2087 (117) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lequesne, Eugène-Louis  
Born: 15 Feb. 1815
Died: 3 June 1887
 
References
Books
   Cornil, Le Café de la Régence, page 92, 139, 141, 246
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39, 524
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 246
   Lange and Falkbeer, Paul Morphy Sketch, page 193
   Lawson, Paul Morphy, page 134
Periodicals
   [CW], vol. 3, Mar. 1867, page 3
   [Era], vol. 34, 25 Feb. 1872, page 4
   [ILN], vol. 33, 16 Oct. 1858, page 365
   [NR], vol. 1, Jan. 1860, page 10
   [PF], vol. 1, Mar. 1865, page 353
   [Reg], 15 Feb. 1856, page 34
   [Str], vol. 1, 15 Jan. 1867, page 7
Web
   Sarah.  [Café de la Régence II]
   Sarah.  [The Denoument - Morphy Retires]
   Sarah.  [The Living Age, Vol.63, No.802, 8 Oct., 1859], page 69
   Sarah.  [Morphy Bust]
   Sarah.  [Paul Goes to France]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sarah.  [Paul Waits for Anderssen]
   Sarah.  [Scientific American, Vol.14, No.8, 30 Oct., 1858]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   Thimognier, Dominique.  [LEQUESNE Eugène Louis]

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

Morphy, P.C. - Lequesne, E.L. 1858         (c)     3.5   -   0.5      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Paris 1851 (3)     70th Café de la Régence tournament    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Reinach, H.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Paris 1851 (6)     73rd Café de la Régence tournament    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Gostynski     1 - 0    
  Lequesne, E.L. - des Guis     1 - 0    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Lecrivain, L.S.     0 - 1    
Paris 1856 (2)     Café de la Régence tournoi    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Lafitte, A.     0 - 1          Lequesne, E.L. gave odds of pawn and move
Paris 1862     Café de la Régence Tournament    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Preti, J.L.     1 - 2    


Player information updated: 15 Jan. 2020