Atkins, Henry




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1891  66  2407 (96) 1
1892  45  2435 (88) 0
1893  37  2463 (78) 3
1894  31  2483 (68) 2
1895  24  2508 (57) 11
1896  14  2538 (51) 12
1897  11  2552 (49) 11
1898  12  2552 (49) 1
1899  10  2565 (41) 32
1900  10  2545 (43) 15
1901  11  2531 (42) 13
1902  2551 (40) 18
1903  13  2530 (46) 1
1904  13  2529 (43) 12
1905  16  2515 (40) 19
1906  18  2510 (43) 11
1907  21  2501 (43) 12
1908  24  2497 (43) 12
1909  20  2499 (43) 11
1910  22  2490 (43) 15
1911  34  2469 (43) 14
1912  36  2454 (46) 8
1913  80  2395 (50) 11
1914  69  2403 (59) 2
1915  61  2401 (66) 0
1916  61  2399 (71) 0
1917  59  2398 (72) 0
1918  59  2396 (72) 0
1919  62  2395 (69) 0
1920  67  2393 (63) 0
1921  73  2392 (54) 6
1922  65  2411 (48) 15
1923  57  2428 (51) 0
1924  46  2444 (48) 12
1925  44  2448 (48) 13
1926  59  2423 (54) 0
1927  82  2399 (53) 12
1928  104  2389 (63) 0
1929  119  2380 (69) 0
1930  145  2370 (72) 0
1931  157  2360 (74) 0
1932  174  2351 (72) 0
1933  185  2341 (69) 0
1934  215  2332 (63) 0
1935  247  2322 (53) 13
1936  271  2309 (57) 0
1937  284  2296 (56) 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
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1936-1940, 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 (6)     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 (1)     10th Craigside Congress - Cup Tournament     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 Congress - Section I     4  /  5
Folkestone 1901 (3)     3nd Kent County Chess Association Congress - 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
Blackpool 1937     30th British Championship     6  /  11
Amsterdam 1937     Holland - Great Britain Match    
  Atkins, H.E. - Prins, L.     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 21 Jun. 2023