Gibson, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1907  257  2255 (62) 7
1908  282  2240 (54) 7
1909  287  2244 (48) 11
1910  252  2260 (42) 22
1911  268  2262 (44) 7
1912  235  2279 (40) 24
1913  219  2287 (42) 17
1914  234  2270 (49) 6
1915  257  2246 (54) 7
1916  260  2249 (59) 0
1917  245  2252 (60) 0
1918  235  2255 (57) 0
1919  231  2258 (48) 11
1920  224  2271 (43) 19
1921  236  2270 (49) 7
1922  258  2263 (50) 0
1923  282  2257 (44) 21
1924  359  2221 (50) 11
1925  317  2242 (61) 0
1926  285  2262 (68) 0
1927  253  2283 (72) 0
1928  215  2303 (74) 0
1929  172  2324 (74) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Gibson, William  
Born: May 1873
Died: 27 Mar. 1932
 
Notes:
Gaige (Chess Personalia) has 'Gibson, William'; Di Felice has 'Gibson, William P.'. Harding has 'W.W. Gibson' on p.501 of his biography of Blackburne. Which middle initial is correct, if any?
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 305
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 324
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 139
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 466, 478, 484, 501, 575
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 248
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 86

Tournament data

Edinburgh 1907     24th Scottish Championship     6  /  7
Dundee 1908     25th Scottish Championship     4  /  7
Glasgow 1909     26th Scottish Championship     7  /  11
Edinburgh 1910     27th Scottish Championship     7.5  /  9
  Gibson, W. - Richmond, G.W.     0 - 2    
Oxford 1910 (1)     7th British Chess Federation Championship     4.5  /  11
Glasgow 1911 (1)     28th Scottish Championship     4  /  7
Edinburgh 1912     29th Scottish Championship     5.5  /  8
  Gibson, W. - Wenman, F.P.     1 - 1    
  Gibson, W. - Macdonald, E.E.     2 - 0    
Richmond 1912 (1)     British Championship Team - Major Open Team Match    
  Gibson, W. - Schelfhout, C.J.     0 - 1    
Richmond 1912 (2)     9th British Chess Federation Championship     6.5  /  11
Glasgow 1913     30th Scottish Championship     4  /  6
Cheltenham 1913 (1)     10th British Chess Federation Championship     6  /  11
Dundee 1914     31st Scottish Championship     3.5  /  5
The Hague 1914     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Gibson, W. - van Foreest, D.     1 - 0    
Glasgow 1915     32nd Scottish Championship     4  /  7
Hastings 1919 (2)     British Chess Federation Special Victory Congress - Minor Tournament     5.5  /  11
Edinburgh 1920 (1)     33rd Scottish Championship     3.5  /  5
  Gibson, W. - Wenman, F.P.     1.5 - 2.5    
Edinburgh 1920 (2)     13th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     6.5  /  11
Glasgow 1921     34th Scottish Championship     6  /  7
Glasgow 1923     36th Scottish Championship     6  /  7
  Gibson, W. - Macdonald, R.C.     2 - 1    
Portsmouth 1923 (1)     16th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     5  /  11
Southport 1924 (1)     17th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     1.5  /  11
Ramsgate 1929 (2)     22nd Kent County Chess Association Congress - Premier Tournament, Section A     5.5  /  7


Player information updated: 17 Jun. 2020