Fairhurst, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1922  574  2139 (59) 11
1923  530  2172 (58) 0
1924  461  2204 (52) 11
1925  371  2240 (55) 0
1926  286  2277 (53) 0
1927  222  2313 (43) 20
1928  215  2323 (43) 11
1929  220  2321 (44) 11
1930  158  2356 (46) 11
1931  163  2357 (49) 0
1932  157  2357 (44) 11
1933  125  2373 (40) 21
1934  132  2365 (46) 11
1935  146  2343 (54) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Fairhurst, William Albert  
Born: 21 Aug. 1903
Died: 13 Mar. 1982
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 322
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 381
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 113
   King, Sultan Khan, page 80
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 72
   Woodger, Reuben Fine, page 349

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

Eliskases, E.G. - Fairhurst, W.A. 1933         (f)     3   -   3

Tournament data

London, England 1922 (2)     British Chess Federation Congress - Minor Tournament     3.5  /  11
Southport 1924 (1)     17th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     4  /  11
Scarborough 1927     Scarborough Tournament     5.5  /  9
London, England 1927 (8)     British Empire Club Master Tournament     3  /  11
Tenby 1928 (1)     21st British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     6.5  /  11
Ramsgate 1929 (4)     22nd British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     4.5  /  11
Scarborough 1930 (2)     23rd British Chess Federation Congress - Major Open Tournament     9.5  /  11
London, England 1932 (7)     25th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     5.5  /  11
Folkestone 1933 (2)     5th Olympiad     6  /  14
London, England (?) 1933 (1)     Surrey - Lancashire County Match    
  Fairhurst, W.A. - Sultan Khan, M.     0 - 1    
Chester 1934 (2)     27th British Chess Federation Championship     7.5  /  11
Margate 1935 (1)     Margate Premier Tournament     4  /  9


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2022