Sournin, Vladimir




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1897  357  2137 (67) 14
1898  338  2154 (73) 0
1899  323  2172 (77) 0
1900  295  2190 (79) 0
1901  283  2208 (79) 0
1902  275  2225 (77) 1
1903  249  2244 (76) 1
1904  261  2248 (73) 0
1905  255  2252 (69) 0
1906  250  2256 (62) 9
1907  259  2257 (65) 0
1908  265  2257 (65) 0
1909  271  2258 (61) 1
1910  271  2253 (55) 0
1911  294  2248 (43) 21
1912  297  2246 (44) 19
1913  281  2254 (58) 0
1914  245  2262 (66) 0
1915  223  2270 (72) 0
1916  208  2278 (75) 0
1917  196  2286 (75) 0
1918  179  2294 (74) 0
1919  166  2302 (71) 0
1920  167  2310 (65) 0
1921  159  2318 (56) 11
1922  175  2308 (58) 0
1923  208  2298 (55) 13
1924  251  2284 (65) 0
1925  289  2270 (71) 0
1926  339  2256 (75) 0
1927  408  2242 (77) 0
1928  453  2228 (77) 0
1929  499  2214 (75) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Sournin, Vladimir N.  
Born: 1 Aug. 1875
Died: 21 Aug. 1942
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 317
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 338
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 400
   Hilbert, Essays in American Chess History, page 168
   Hilbert, Napier, page 39
   Hilbert, Young Marshall, page 44, 46
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 255
Periodicals
   [WSZ], vol. 14, no. 21, Nov. 1911, page 345
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]
   Urcan, Olimpiu G.  [Captain Vladimir Sournin: A Russian Chess Player's Exploits in America]

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

Marshall, F.J. - Sournin, V.N. 1897         (f)     8   -   3
Sournin, V.N. - Pillsbury, H.N. 1903         (f)     1   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1897 (4)     19th New York State Chess Association Meeting - General Tournament     1  /  3
Washington and New York 1902     Washington Chess Club - Brooklyn Chess Club Telegraphic Match    
  Sournin, V.N. - Howell, C.S.     0.5 - 0.5    
Ostend 1906 (2)     Ostend Tournament - First Stage, Section C - Section D     2.5  /  9
Washington 1909     Franklin Chess Club - Washington Match    
  Sournin, V.N. - Voigt, H.G.     1 - 0    
Saint Petersburg 1911 (3)     All-Russian Hauptturnier     7.5  /  21
Vilnius 1912 (2)     Russian National Tournament - Hauptturnier     8.5  /  19
Atlantic City 1921 (1)     8th American Chess Congress - Open Masters Tournament     6  /  11
Lake Hopatcong 1923     9th American Chess Congress     5.5  /  13
Saint Louis 1929     30th Western Chess Association Tournament     4.5  /  9


Player information updated: 30 Dec. 2020