Walker, Phillip




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1868  385  1774 (92) 9
1869  392  1775 (86) 22
1870  443  1772 (91) 6
1871  480  1771 (95) 0
1872  494  1769 (97) 1
1873  517  1767 (100) 1
1874  547  1767 (102) 2
1875  525  1768 (106) 0
1876  530  1768 (109) 0
1877  507  1769 (112) 0
1878  517  1769 (114) 0
1879  519  1770 (116) 0
1880  538  1770 (117) 0
1881  604  1771 (118) 0
1882  678  1772 (118) 0
1883  760  1772 (118) 1
1884  837  1777 (119) 0
1885  782  1781 (118) 0
1886  771  1786 (118) 0
1887  720  1791 (117) 0
1888  698  1795 (116) 0
1889  690  1800 (114) 0
1890  735  1804 (112) 0
1891  739  1809 (109) 0
1892  772  1814 (106) 0
1893  789  1818 (102) 1
1894  803  1827 (99) 1
1895  797  1832 (97) 1
1896  783  1836 (96) 8

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Walker, Phillip Billingsley  
   Also known as: Major Walker; Lieutenant-Colonel Walker
Born: 28 Feb. 1840
Died: 5 Aug. 1900
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 16, 20, 22, 27, 42
   Chess Association of Victoria, Victoria versus New South Wales 1870, page 3
Periodicals
   [ATCJ], vol. 9, no. 216, 21 Feb. 1874, page 304
   [ATCJ], vol. 51, no. 1338, 28 Sep. 1895, page 30
   [BLS], vol. 16, no. 617, 16 Jan. 1869, page 3
   [Emp], no. 5539, 5 Aug. 1869, page 2
   [Era], vol. 33, no. 1717, 20 Aug. 1871, page 7
   [ILN], vol. 59, no. 1665, 19 Aug. 1871, page 163
   [SyM], 22 Feb. 1868
   [SyM], vol. 10, no. 499, 22 Jan. 1870, page 2
   [SyM], 4 June 1870
   [SyM], vol. 11, no. 554, 11 Feb. 1871, page 2
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [2nd NSW v SA Telegraphic Match 1872]
   Jeanneret, Ian.  [WALKER, Phillip Billingsley, Lt Colonel]

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

Walker, P.B. - S--q--s 1870         (f)     5   -   1

Tournament data

Sydney 1868 (2)     School of Arts - Darlinghurst Club Match, 2nd class     3  /  9
Sydney 1869 (2)     Darlinghurst Club Handicap Tournament     9  /  22      odds player in pawn and two moves class
Sydney and Adelaide 1872     2nd New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Mann, John     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Melbourne 1873     4th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Phillips, L.S.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Adelaide 1874     3rd New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Mann, John     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Melbourne 1874     5th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Goldsmith, L.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1883     10th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Burns, A.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Adelaide 1893     5th New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Laughton, A.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Melbourne 1894     14th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Baynes, G.W.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Adelaide 1895     New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Nairn, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney 1896 (1)     Sydney Club - School of Arts Club Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Lancaster, L.B.     0 - 1    
Sydney 1896 (4)     Sydney Club Handicap - Section C     3.5  /  6      odds player in pawn and move class
Sydney and Melbourne 1896     16th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Walker, P.B. - Noall, A.J.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 25 Dec. 2021