Griffith, Richard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1896  268  2172 (162) 1
1897  253  2186 (159) 0
1898  247  2199 (155) 0
1899  245  2213 (152) 0
1900  224  2227 (148) 0
1901  215  2240 (144) 0
1902  201  2254 (140) 0
1903  188  2268 (135) 0
1904  180  2281 (130) 0
1905  170  2295 (125) 0
1906  153  2309 (119) 0
1907  142  2322 (113) 0
1908  126  2336 (106) 0
1909  118  2350 (98) 0
1910  104  2363 (90) 1
1911  93  2377 (81) 1
1912  84  2390 (70) 12
1913  95  2368 (76) 1
1914  98  2353 (81) 0
1915  108  2337 (84) 0
1916  125  2321 (86) 0
1917  148  2306 (86) 0
1918  175  2290 (86) 0
1919  191  2274 (84) 0
1920  229  2259 (80) 0
1921  262  2243 (75) 6
1922  269  2238 (80) 0
1923  298  2232 (83) 0
1924  323  2227 (85) 0
1925  315  2221 (85) 1
1926  312  2223 (85) 9

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
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 180
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 324
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 960
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 150
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 173, 208
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 93
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 165
Web
   Saunders, John.  [Britbase Chess Archive : Material from the 1920s - Part 1]

Tournament data

London, England 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, England 1911 (1)     City of London - North Manchester Club Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - Sutcliffe, M.     1 - 0    
Richmond 1912 (1)     British Championship Team - Major Open Team Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - Waterman, J.C.     1 - 0    
Richmond 1912 (2)     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
Leeds 1925     English Counties Championship Final Match: Middlesex - Yorkshire    
  Griffith, R.C. - Dale, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1926 (1)     3rd London Chess League Congress     7.5  /  9


Player information updated: 16 Dec. 2018