Best, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1865  195  1995 (68) 23
1866  230  1979 (71) 5
1867  222  1991 (77) 0
1868  212  2002 (80) 0
1869  204  2013 (82) 0
1870  207  2024 (82) 0
1871  203  2036 (80) 0
1872  204  2047 (77) 0
1873  210  2058 (72) 6
1874  217  2056 (71) 7
1875  239  2040 (80) 0
1876  267  2023 (87) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Best, Thomas F.  
Born:
Died:
 
References
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 2, Nov. 1866, page 329
   [Era], vol. 28, 31 Dec. 1865, page 14
   [ILN], vol. 62, 10 May 1873, page 451
   [ILN], vol. 62, 14 June 1873, page 571
   [ILN], vol. 64, 3 Jan. 1874, page 23
   [ILN], vol. 68, 11 Mar. 1876, page 263

Tournament data

Birmingham 1865     Birmingham Club Tournament    
  Best, T.F. - Hill, H.S.     4.5 - 2.5    
  Best, T.F. - Fry, H.A.     4 - 3    
  Best, T.F. - Lloyd (3)     4 - 2    
  Best, T.F. - Earnshaw, S.W.     1 - 2    
Birmingham 1866 (2)     Birmingham Club Tournament    
  Best, T.F. - Smith, J.L.     2 - 3    
Worcester 1873     Birmingham - Worcester Club Match    
  Best, T.F. - Blythe, A.W.     2 - 0    
Birmingham 1873 (1)     Birmingham - Worcester Club Match    
  Best, T.F. - Gillam, J.F.     2 - 1    
Birmingham 1873 (2)     Birmingham - Stourbridge Club Match    
  Best, T.F. - Freer, A.     2 - 1    
Birmingham 1874 (3)     5th Counties Chess Association Meeting - 2nd Class     8  /  12
Oxford 1876     Oxford University Club - Birmingham Club Match    
  Best, T.F. - Brook, C.L.     1 - 2    
Birmingham (?) 1878     Dudley and Stourbridge - Birmingham Club Match    
  Best, T.F. - Vicarage, H.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2017