Watson (2)




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  143  2204 (96) 6
1873  144  2206 (96) 0
1874  142  2207 (95) 0
1875  145  2209 (93) 8
1876  159  2187 (99) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Watson (2)  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Is this 'G. Watson' or 'T. Watson' of the City of London Club (see the Illustrated London News of 26 Oct. 1878, p.402)? Or perhaps 'A.H. Watson' (see British Chess Magazine, May 1894, p.193)?
 
References
Periodicals
   [Era], vol. 33, no. 1708, 18 June 1871, page 14
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1730, 19 Nov. 1871, page 2
   [Fld], 17 Oct. 1874
   [ILN], vol. 68, no. 1915, 8 Apr. 1876, page 359
   [ILN], vol. 68, no. 1917, 22 Apr. 1876, page 407

Tournament data

London, England 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Watson (2) - Fenton, R.H.F.     1.5 - 0.5          Fenton, R.H.F. gave odds of pawn and move
  Watson (2) - Pizzi, P.     2 - 0          Watson (2) gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Watson (2) - Steinitz, W.     0 - 2          Steinitz, W. gave odds of pawn and two moves
London, England 1875 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Watson (2) - Kunwald, E.     2 - 0          Watson (2) gave odds of pawn and move
  Watson (2) - Whomes     2 - 1          Watson (2) gave odds of pawn and move
  Watson (2) - Stow, A.T.     1 - 2          Watson (2) gave odds of pawn and move
Chelmsford 1876     City of London Club - Chelmsford Club Match    
  Watson (2) - Pavitt, W.S.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 3 Apr. 2022