Esling, Frederick




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1880  98  2279 (86) 12
1881  103  2293 (86) 0
1882  103  2306 (85) 0
1883  110  2320 (83) 0
1884  110  2334 (79) 1
1885  104  2345 (75) 2
1886  107  2339 (73) 0
1887  111  2333 (68) 9
1888  121  2327 (70) 0
1889  117  2321 (68) 0
1890  128  2315 (63) 9
1891  110  2338 (61) 12
1892  123  2328 (59) 15
1893  168  2286 (58) 12
1894  186  2267 (62) 1
1895  194  2261 (61) 17
1896  217  2241 (69) 1
1897  229  2231 (73) 1
1898  264  2214 (77) 1
1899  280  2206 (81) 1
1900  285  2199 (85) 1
1901  324  2183 (88) 1
1902  348  2176 (93) 0
1903  370  2169 (97) 0
1904  407  2162 (99) 0
1905  426  2155 (101) 0
1906  444  2148 (103) 1
1907  476  2136 (105) 0
1908  508  2125 (108) 0
1909  565  2113 (109) 0
1910  582  2102 (110) 0
1911  637  2091 (111) 0
1912  647  2079 (111) 1
1913  646  2077 (112) 0
1914  614  2075 (113) 0
1915  584  2073 (113) 0
1916  587  2071 (113) 0
1917  585  2069 (112) 0
1918  616  2067 (111) 0
1919  617  2065 (109) 0
1920  667  2063 (107) 1
1921  738  2056 (106) 1
1922  750  2039 (107) 2
1923  848  2021 (111) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Esling, Frederick Karl  
Born: 20 July 1860
Died: 31 July 1955
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 49, 115
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 304
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 322
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 110
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 214, 215
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 73
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 27
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 385
Periodicals
   [Aus], vol. 53, no. 1387, 29 Oct. 1892, page 869
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [12th NSW v VIC Telegraphic Match 1885]
   Dunn, Paul.  [9th NSW v VIC Telegraphic Match 1880]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 5412. Who?]

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

Wisker, J. - Esling, F.K. 1880         (f)     6   -   5
Esling, F.K. - Gossip, G.H.D. 1885         (f)     1   -   0
Wallace, A.E.N. - Esling, F.K. 1895         (f)     9   -   7

Tournament data

Sydney and Melbourne 1880     9th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Brown, V.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1883     10th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Hicken, C.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1884     11th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Chamier, A.F.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1885     12th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Gossip, G.H.D.     1 - 0    
Adelaide 1887 (1)     Australian Jubilee Congress - Major Tournament     7  /  9
Melbourne 1890     Melbourne Championship     8  /  9
  Esling, F.K. - Hodgson, R.L.     0 - 2    
Melbourne 1891     1st Victorian Championship     12  /  12
Sydney and Melbourne 1892     13th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Ash, T.E.     1 - 0    
Melbourne 1892     2nd Victoria Championship     13  /  14
Melbourne 1893 (3)     Veterans - Non-veterans Team Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Burns, A.     0 - 1    
Melbourne 1893 (4)     Victoria Championship     10.5  /  13
  Esling, F.K. - Hodgson, R.L.     3.5 - 2.5    
Melbourne and Adelaide 1893     Victoria - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Holloway, A.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1894     14th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Wallace, A.E.N.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1895     15th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Wallace, A.E.N.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Melbourne 1896     16th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Wallace, A.E.N.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1897     17th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Crane, W.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1898     18th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Wallace, A.E.N.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1899     19th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Crane, W.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Melbourne 1900     20th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Hall, G.B.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1901     21st New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Jacobsen, J.L.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1906     25th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Bunyan, A.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1912     30th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Calvert, E.T.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Melbourne 1920     35th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Bradshaw, T.M.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1921     36th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Nielsen, A. (2)     1 - 0    
Melbourne 1922 (1)     12th Australian Championship     0  /  1
Sydney and Melbourne 1922     37th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Calvert, E.T.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1923     38th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Esling, F.K. - Crane, H.V.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 Sept. 2021