Mocatta, Abraham




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  64  2307 (79) 12
1867  65  2303 (83) 0
1868  66  2299 (86) 0
1869  62  2296 (87) 0
1870  69  2292 (87) 2
1871  70  2276 (89) 1
1872  86  2253 (92) 0
1873  100  2230 (95) 0
1874  109  2207 (96) 0
1875  131  2184 (97) 0
1876  149  2161 (96) 2
1877  153  2153 (99) 0
1878  161  2145 (102) 0
1879  169  2136 (103) 0
1880  197  2128 (104) 0
1881  221  2120 (105) 0
1882  242  2112 (104) 0
1883  281  2104 (103) 0
1884  298  2095 (102) 0
1885  320  2087 (100) 0
1886  324  2079 (97) 0
1887  341  2071 (93) 1
1888  330  2073 (90) 1
1889  340  2074 (90) 1
1890  354  2070 (90) 0
1891  372  2066 (89) 3
1892  406  2053 (92) 2
1893  433  2037 (98) 0
1894  467  2022 (103) 1
1895  461  2010 (109) 0
1896  469  1998 (114) 1
1897  474  1988 (120) 0
1898  494  1978 (125) 0
1899  497  1968 (129) 0
1900  499  1957 (133) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Mocatta, Abraham  
Born: 1830
Died: 25 Dec. 1900
 
Notes:
Gaige gives Mocatta's birth year as 1830; Harding gives 1831.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 37, 965
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 286
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 283
   Löwenthal and Medley, Transactions of the BCA, 1868-1869, page 2
   Saint James' Chess Club, Chess Match by Electric Telegraph, page 3
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 226, 238
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 70, 13 Jan. 1877, page 47
   [ILN], vol. 71, 29 Dec. 1877, page 631
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 July 1871, page 48
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The Family Life of Grandmaster Gunsberg], page 2

Tournament data

London 1866 (2)     British Chess Association Handicap Tournament    
  Mocatta, A. - Mann, H.     2.5 - 0.5          Mocatta, A. gave odds of the move
  Mocatta, A. - Chinnery, W.M.     3 - 1    
  Mocatta, A. - Steinitz, W.     0.5 - 2.5          Steinitz, W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Mocatta, A. - Mongredien, A. (2)     2 - 0          Mocatta, A. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1870 (1)     Westminster Club - City of London Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Gossip, G.H.D.     2 - 0    
London 1871 (7)     Westminster - City of London Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Janssens, F.G.     1 - 0    
London 1876 (11)     Saint George's - West End Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Ballard, W.R.     0 - 2    
London 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Gover, F.F.     0 - 1    
London 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Salter, D.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Lambert, C.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1891 (2)     British Chess Club - City of London Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Mundell, W.H.A.     1 - 0    
London 1891 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Jones-Bateman, E.     0 - 1    
London 1891 (4)     City of London Club Championship - Section II    
  Mocatta, A. - Moriau, C.     0 - 1    
London 1892 (1)     City of London Club Championship - Section I     7.5  /  10
London 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Philip, R.H.     0 - 1    
London 1896 (1)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Atkins, H.E.     0 - 1    
London (?) 1900     City of London - Oxford and Cambridge University Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Arthur, H.B.C.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017