Atkins, Henry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1891  57  2425 (95) 1
1892  39  2450 (87) 0
1893  34  2476 (77) 3
1894  27  2494 (68) 2
1895  21  2516 (57) 11
1896  14  2546 (51) 12
1897  11  2559 (49) 11
1898  12  2559 (49) 1
1899  10  2571 (41) 32
1900  10  2551 (43) 15
1901  11  2537 (42) 13
1902  2556 (40) 18
1903  13  2535 (46) 1
1904  13  2534 (43) 12
1905  16  2520 (40) 19
1906  18  2514 (43) 11
1907  21  2505 (43) 12
1908  24  2501 (43) 12
1909  20  2503 (43) 11
1910  22  2494 (43) 15
1911  35  2472 (43) 14
1912  37  2457 (46) 8
1913  80  2397 (50) 11
1914  67  2405 (59) 2
1915  60  2403 (66) 0
1916  64  2401 (71) 0
1917  60  2399 (72) 0
1918  58  2398 (72) 0
1919  66  2396 (69) 0
1920  63  2394 (63) 0
1921  70  2392 (54) 6
1922  65  2411 (48) 15
1923  55  2428 (52) 0
1924  46  2445 (48) 12
1925  40  2450 (48) 13
1926  52  2427 (54) 0
1927  71  2404 (53) 12
1928  93  2396 (64) 0
1929  99  2388 (70) 0
1930  117  2379 (74) 0
1931  125  2371 (76) 0
1932  131  2363 (76) 0
1933  149  2354 (74) 0
1934  160  2346 (70) 0
1935  162  2338 (63) 13

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Atkins, Henry Ernest  
Born: 20 Aug. 1872
Died: 31 Jan. 1955
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 221
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 299
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 318
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 346
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 247
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 74
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 474, 548, 954
   Forster, Negele and Tischbierek, Emanuel Lasker, Vol.I, page 143
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 16
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 17
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 431, 435, 450
   Hilbert, Napier, page 172, 239, 253
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 17
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 16, 160, 299
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 14
   Winter, Chess Facts and Fables, page 195
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [One Hundred Years Ago: Chess in 1902], page 14
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Henry Ernest Atkins]
   Saunders, John.  [Varsity Oxford-Cambridge Match: Pen Pictures of Players]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]

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

Napier, W.E. - Atkins, H.E. 1905         (f)     3   -   1
Duras, O. - Atkins, H.E. 1911         (f)     1.5   -   0.5
Atkins, H.E. - Yates, F.D. 1912         (f)     3   -   0

Tournament data

London, England 1891 (9)     19th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Ure, J.F.F.W.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1892 (7)     20th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Madgavkar, G.D.     1 - 0    
Leicester 1893     Nottingham - Leicester Club Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Sander, E.J.     1 - 0    
London, England 1893 (2)     21st Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Lynam, R.G.     1 - 0    
Nottingham 1893     Nottingham - Leicester Club Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Sander, E.J.     1 - 0    
Leicester 1894     Nottingham - Leicester Club Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Derbyshire, J.N.     1 - 0    
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Jacobs, H.L.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1894 (5)     22nd Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Heginbottom, G.A.     1 - 0    
Leicester 1895     Nottingham - Leicester Club Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Marriott, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Hastings 1895 (1)     7th British Amateur Championship - Section I     6  /  7
Hastings 1895 (5)     7th British Amateur Championship - Final Section     1.5  /  3
London, England 1896 (1)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Mocatta, A.     1 - 0    
Cambridge 1896     Ludgate Circus Club - Cambridge University Club Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - van Lennep, N.W.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England and New York 1896     1st Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Delmar, E. (1)     0.5 - 0.5    
Clifton 1896 (1)     Southern Counties Congress - Class I     8.5  /  9
London, England and New York 1897     2nd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Burille, C.F.     1 - 0    
Southampton 1897     Southern Counties' Chess Union Tournament     8.5  /  10
London, England and New York 1898     3rd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Hymes, E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Llandudno 1899     9th Craigside Tournament     7.5  /  10
London, England and New York 1899 (1)     4th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Showalter, J.W.     0 - 1    
Birmingham 1899 (1)     Midland Counties Chess Association Tournament     4  /  6
Amsterdam 1899 (1)     Amsterdam International Tournament     15  /  15
London, England and New York 1900     5th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Barry, J.F.     0 - 1    
Bath 1900 (1)     Southern Counties Chess Union Tournament - Class I     12.5  /  14
Llandudno 1901     10th Craigside Congress     3.5  /  6
London, England and New York 1901     6th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Hymes, E.     0 - 1    
Folkestone 1901 (1)     3nd Kent County Chess Association Tournament - Section I     4  /  5
Folkestone 1901 (3)     3nd Kent County Chess Association Tournament - Section I and II play-off    
  Atkins, H.E. - Blake, J.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England and New York 1902     7th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Marshall, F.J.     1 - 0    
Hanover 1902 (1)     13th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     11.5  /  17
London, England and New York 1903     8th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Marshall, F.J.     0 - 1    
Hastings 1904 (1)     London League - Three Unions Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Jacobs, H.L.     1 - 0    
Hastings 1904 (3)     1st British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  11
Hastings 1905     1st British Chess Federation Championship - Play-off    
  Atkins, H.E. - Napier, W.E.     1.5 - 2.5    
Southport 1905 (1)     2nd British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  11
Shrewsbury 1906 (1)     3rd British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  11
London, England and New York 1907 (1)     9th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Barry, J.F.     1 - 0    
London, England 1907 (5)     4th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     7.5  /  11
London, England and New York 1908     10th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Voigt, H.G.     0.5 - 0.5    
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (1)     5th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8  /  11
Scarborough 1909 (5)     6th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  11
Bradford 1910     6th British Chess Federation Championship play-off    
  Atkins, H.E. - Blake, J.H.     2.5 - 0.5    
London, England and New York 1910     12th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Barry, J.F.     1 - 0    
Oxford 1910 (2)     7th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  11
London, England and New York 1911     13th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Hodges, A.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Glasgow 1911 (2)     8th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  11
Bradford 1912     8th British Chess Federation Championship play-off    
  Atkins, H.E. - Yates, F.D.     3 - 0    
London, England 1912 (1)     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Speijer, A.     0.5 - 1.5    
London, England 1913 (3)     23rd City of London Club Championship - Preliminary Section C     5  /  11
The Hague 1914     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Olland, A.G.     2 - 0    
Hastings 1921 (1)     1st Hastings Christmas Congress - British Champions' Tournament     3  /  6
London, England 1922 (1)     British Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     6  /  15
Southport 1924 (1)     17th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  11
London, England 1924 (1)     English Counties Championship Semi-Final Match: Yorkshire - Surrey    
  Atkins, H.E. - Mitchell, R.P.     0.5 - 0.5    
Stratford-upon-Avon 1925 (3)     18th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     9.5  /  11
Sheffield 1925     English Counties Championship Semi-final Match: Yorkshire - Warwickshire    
  Atkins, H.E. - Mackenzie, A.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1925     English Counties Championship Final Match: Middlesex - Yorkshire    
  Atkins, H.E. - Siegheim, B.E.     1 - 0    
London, England 1927 (3)     1st Olympiad     7  /  12
Warsaw 1935 (2)     6th Olympiad     6  /  13


Player information updated: 19 Aug. 2022