Piper, Thomas




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1882  138  2237 (59) 7
1883  136  2257 (50) 25
1884  151  2253 (64) 0
1885  166  2249 (73) 0
1886  168  2244 (80) 0
1887  175  2240 (85) 0
1888  177  2236 (88) 0
1889  183  2232 (91) 0
1890  198  2228 (92) 0
1891  210  2224 (93) 0
1892  222  2220 (92) 0
1893  231  2216 (91) 0
1894  231  2212 (89) 0
1895  229  2207 (85) 0
1896  232  2203 (80) 32
1897  234  2197 (85) 0
1898  249  2192 (89) 12
1899  257  2188 (92) 7

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Piper, Thomas Harry James Day  
Born: 30 Jan. 1857
Died: 26 Nov. 1938
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 230
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 188
   Winter, Kings, Commoners and Knaves, page 142
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 72, 23 Mar. 1878, page 279
Web
   Cohen, David.  [Canadian Chess: Thomas Piper]
   Donaldson, John.  [History of the MI Chess Room], page 2
   Winter, Edward.  [Kasparov, Karpov and the Scotch]
   Wright, Stephen.  [BCCF E-mail Bulletin #5], page 4
   Wright, Stephen.  [BCCF E-mail Bulletin #93], page 4
   Wright, Stephen.  [Founding of the Victoria Chess Club]
   Wright, Stephen.  [Piper, Thomas Harry James Day]
   Wright, Stephen.  [A Tale of Three Cities: the 1895 Pacific Cable Matches]

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

Piper, T.H.J.D. - Babson, J.N. 1896         (f)     7   -   2
Piper, T.H.J.D. - Punchard, C. 1896         (f)     4   -   1
Piper, T.H.J.D. - Chapman, W.C. 1896         (f)     12.5   -   5.5
Piper, T.H.J.D. - Dickey, W.A. 1898         (c)     7.5   -   1.5
Piper, T.H.J.D. - Peterson, A.F. 1898         (c)     2   -   1
Piper, T.H.J.D. - Lund, H.B. 1899         (c)     4.5   -   2.5

Tournament data

London 1882 (2)     City of London Club 3rd Class - 4th Class Match    
  Piper, T.H.J.D. - Ridpath, E.     0 - 1          Piper, T.H.J.D. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1882 (8)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Piper, T.H.J.D. - Giuliano, J.     1 - 0          Piper, T.H.J.D. gave odds of a knight
  Piper, T.H.J.D. - Chappell, W.T.     1 - 0    
  Piper, T.H.J.D. - Blackburne, J.H.     1.5 - 1.5          Blackburne, J.H. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Piper, T.H.J.D. - Laws, B.G.     0 - 2          Piper, T.H.J.D. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1883 (6)     Vizayanagaram Tournament     16  /  25


Player information updated: 27 Mar. 2018