Jacobs, Herbert




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1884  121  2285 (63) 7
1885  120  2295 (51) 11
1886  119  2304 (47) 18
1887  122  2307 (53) 5
1888  116  2313 (57) 1
1889  118  2310 (58) 3
1890  144  2292 (59) 1
1891  143  2290 (57) 1
1892  144  2295 (51) 12
1893  134  2312 (53) 0
1894  121  2330 (50) 1
1895  96  2350 (38) 32
1896  116  2327 (37) 24
1897  90  2352 (38) 29
1898  75  2375 (47) 1
1899  63  2397 (46) 6
1900  57  2412 (43) 15
1901  75  2385 (41) 22
1902  103  2343 (45) 11
1903  121  2318 (51) 1
1904  148  2300 (50) 12
1905  173  2281 (58) 1
1906  192  2272 (62) 0
1907  212  2264 (63) 0
1908  218  2255 (60) 0
1909  248  2247 (52) 11
1910  226  2255 (52) 1
1911  199  2274 (47) 9
1912  171  2290 (43) 11
1913  131  2315 (37) 30
1914  112  2322 (40) 19
1915  113  2311 (44) 10
1916  138  2289 (46) 10
1917  168  2260 (48) 7
1918  201  2227 (48) 6
1919  182  2241 (46) 12
1920  192  2244 (45) 11
1921  159  2272 (44) 21
1922  130  2276 (54) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Jacobs, Herbert Levi  
Born: 16 June 1863
Died: 11 Feb. 1950
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 227
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 307
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 961
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 190
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 308
   Hilbert, Napier, page 239, 250
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 22
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 201, 202
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 120
Periodicals
   [LW], 10 May 1884, page 442

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

Jacobs, H.L. - Bayliss, W. 1884         (f)     3.5   -   1.5
Jacobs, H.L. - Block, T. 1889         (f)     1.5   -   0.5
Jones, Ed.O. - Jacobs, H.L. 1895         (f)     6.5   -   2.5
Jacobs, H.L. - Jackson, E.M. 1895         (f)     5   -   1
Trenchard, H.W. - Jacobs, H.L. 1896         (f)     5   -   5
Trenchard, H.W. - Jacobs, H.L. 1897         (f)     4.5   -   6.5
Jacobs, H.L. - Ward, W. 1901         (f)     9   -   7

Tournament data

Brighton 1884 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Leuliette, L.     1 - 1    
London 1885 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Downer, G.R.     1 - 0    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Downer, G.R.     1 - 1    
Hereford 1885 (1)     15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class IA     3.5  /  6
Hereford 1885 (6)     15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Hooke, G.A.     1 - 0    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Lambert, C.J.     0 - 1    
London 1886 (7)     2nd British Chess Association Congress - Amateur Championship Tourney     12  /  18
London 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Wyvill, M.     1 - 0    
Stamford 1887 (3)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Pollock, W.H.K.     0 - 1          Pollock, W.H.K. gave odds of the move
Stamford 1887 (4)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division II     8.5  /  9
London 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Owen, J.     1 - 0    
London 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Gover, F.F.     1 - 0    
London 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Jackson, E.M.     0 - 1    
Rochester, Kent 1891     Kent - Surrey County Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Lewis, L.W.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1892 (6)     7th British Chess Association Congress - Amateur Championship     6  /  12
London 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Atkins, H.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Llandudno 1895 (1)     3rd Craigside Tournament     6  /  6
Llandudno 1895 (2)     4th Craigside Tournament     2  /  4
Hastings 1895 (2)     7th British Amateur Championship - Section II     4  /  7
London 1896 (1)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Jackson, E.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
Clifton 1896 (1)     Southern Counties Congress - Class I     5  /  9
London 1896 (7)     London Tournament     0  /  4
London 1897 (1)     Cable Team Selection Tournament     5.5  /  9
London and New York 1897     2nd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - McCutcheon, J.L.     1 - 0    
London and Leeds 1897     City of London Club - Yorkshire Chess Association Telephone Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Atkinson, Wa.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1897 (4)     City of London Club Summer Tournament     3.5  /  7
London and New York 1898     3rd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Robinson, A.K.     1 - 0    
London and New York 1899 (1)     4th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Voigt, H.G.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1899 (1)     City of London Championship Final     3.5  /  5
London and New York 1900     5th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Bampton, S.W.     1 - 0    
Bath 1900 (1)     Southern Counties Chess Union Tournament - Class I     11.5  /  14
London and New York 1901     6th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Newman, C.J.     0 - 1    
London 1901 (1)     11th City of London Chess Club Championship     17.5  /  21
Norwich, Norfolk 1902     Southern Counties Chess Union Tournament     6  /  11
London and New York 1903     8th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Delmar, E. (1)     0.5 - 0.5    
Hastings 1904 (1)     London League - Three Unions Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Atkins, H.E.     0 - 1    
Hastings 1904 (3)     1st British Chess Federation Championship     4.5  /  11
London 1905 (3)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Jones, Ed.O.     0.5 - 0.5    
London and New York 1909     11th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Ruth, W.A.     1 - 0    
Scarborough 1909     6th British Chess Federation Championship     2  /  10
London 1910 (1)     City of London Club - Dutch Chess Federation Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - van Foreest, D.     0 - 1    
London 1911 (1)     City of London - North Manchester Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Wolstencroft, A.     1 - 0    
Tunbridge Wells 1911     Kent and Sussex Counties Chess Association Tournament     5  /  9
Richmond 1912 (1)     9th British Chess Federation Championship     5.5  /  11
Cheltenham 1913 (1)     10th British Chess Federation Championship     6  /  11
London 1913 (2)     23rd City of London Club Championship - Preliminary Section B     8  /  11
London 1913 (4)     23rd City of London Club Championship - Final     2.5  /  8
London 1914 (1)     24th City of London Club Championship - Preliminary Section A     8.5  /  12
London 1914 (3)     24th City of London Club Championship - Final     3  /  7
London 1915     City of London Club Championship     6.5  /  10
London 1916 (2)     26th City of London Club Championship     6.5  /  10
London 1917     27th City of London Club Championship     4  /  7
London 1918 (1)     28th City of London Club Championship     1  /  6
London 1919 (1)     29th City of London Club Championship     7  /  12
Edinburgh 1920 (2)     13th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     3.5  /  11
Malvern 1921     14th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     4.5  /  11
London 1921 (1)     31st City of London Chess Club Championship     7.5  /  11
London 1922 (4)     City of London Club Championship     5  /  9


Player information updated: 21 Sept. 2017