Griffith, Richard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1896  273  2159 (162) 1
1897  260  2172 (159) 0
1898  254  2186 (156) 0
1899  245  2199 (152) 0
1900  221  2212 (149) 0
1901  213  2226 (145) 0
1902  208  2239 (140) 0
1903  194  2252 (136) 0
1904  190  2266 (131) 0
1905  176  2279 (126) 0
1906  168  2292 (120) 0
1907  158  2306 (114) 0
1908  142  2319 (107) 0
1909  132  2333 (100) 0
1910  112  2346 (91) 1
1911  107  2359 (83) 1
1912  93  2371 (73) 11
1913  97  2350 (79) 1
1914  99  2334 (84) 0
1915  106  2318 (88) 0
1916  119  2302 (90) 0
1917  139  2286 (91) 0
1918  155  2270 (92) 0
1919  165  2254 (91) 0
1920  196  2238 (89) 0
1921  202  2222 (87) 6

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Griffith, Richard Clewin  
Born: 22 July 1872
Died: 11 Dec. 1955
 
Notes:
Hooper & Whyld give birth year as 1875 on p.173 of the first edition of the Oxford Companion to Chess, but 1872 on p.208. Gaige gives birth date as 22-07-1872.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 960
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 150
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 173, 208
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 165

Tournament data

London 1896 (3)     North of the Thames - South of the Thames Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - Banks, H.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Leicester 1910     City of London Club - Manchester Club Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - Turner, W.     1 - 0    
London 1911 (1)     City of London - North Manchester Club Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - Sutcliffe, M.     1 - 0    
Richmond 1912 (1)     9th British Chess Federation Championship     8  /  11
Rugby 1913     City of London Club - Midland Counties Chess Union Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - McCarthy, F.     1 - 0    
Hastings 1921 (1)     1st Hastings Christmas Congress - British Champions' Tournament     1.5  /  6


Player information updated: 30 Oct. 2016