Hammond, R.K.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  338  1880 (86) 5
1867  324  1883 (79) 20
1868  316  1902 (81) 8
1869  326  1899 (84) 0
1870  363  1896 (84) 0
1871  393  1892 (80) 10
1872  390  1904 (80) 15
1873  419  1887 (85) 0
1874  456  1870 (87) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Hammond, R.K.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Age of 31 Mar. 1866 (p.6) has 'T.K. Hammond'. The Australasian of 12 Dec. 1868 (p.12) has 'N.K. Hammond'.
 
References
Books
   Chess Association of Victoria, Victoria versus New South Wales 1870, page 3
Periodicals
   [Age], no. 3562, 31 Mar. 1866, page 6
   [Argus], no. 6180, 28 Mar. 1866, page 5
   [Aus], vol. 2, no. 62, 8 June 1867, page 716
   [Aus], vol. 5, no. 141, 12 Dec. 1868, page 748
   [Aus], vol. 12, no. 321, 25 May 1872, page 653
   [Aus], vol. 16, no. 423, 9 May 1874, page 588
   [CW], vol. 3, no. 6, Sep. 1867, page 228
   [SyM], 19 Nov. 1870

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Hammond, R.K. - Coates, E.J. 1868         (f)     4   -   4
Hammond, R.K. - A'Beckett, E.F. 1872         (f)     3   -   0

Tournament data

Melbourne 1866     Victorian Tournament    
  Hammond, R.K. - Ellis, L.     2 - 3          Ellis, L. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Melbourne 1867     Melbourne Club Handicap Tournament     9  /  20      odds player in knight for two moves class
Melbourne 1871     Melbourne Club Handicap Tournament    
  Hammond, R.K. - Trowell, T.J.     2 - 0    
  Hammond, R.K. - Long (2)     1 - 0    
  Hammond, R.K. - Thompson (4)     1 - 2          Thompson (4) gave odds of pawn and move
  Hammond, R.K. - Chamier, A.F.     0 - 1    
  Hammond, R.K. - Phillips, L.S.     1 - 2          Phillips, L.S. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Melbourne 1872     Melbourne Club Handicap    
  Hammond, R.K. - Goldsmith, B.     1 - 0          Hammond, R.K. gave odds of pawn and move
  Hammond, R.K. - Runting, W.J.     1 - 0    
  Hammond, R.K. - Goldsmith, L.     0 - 1          Goldsmith, L. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Hammond, R.K. - Stephen, W.R.     0 - 1          Stephen, W.R. gave odds of pawn and move
  Hammond, R.K. - Trowell, T.J.     2 - 1    
  Hammond, R.K. - Chamier, A.F.     2.5 - 1.5    
  Hammond, R.K. - Henderson, R.C.     0 - 2          Hammond, R.K. gave odds of pawn and move
Melbourne 1874     Melbourne Handicap Challenge Cup Tournament    
  Hammond, R.K. - Baynes, G.W.     3 - 1          Baynes, G.W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Hammond, R.K. - A'Beckett, E.F.     1.5 - 3.5    


Player information updated: 25 Dec. 2021