Urusov, Sergey




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1853  12  2490 (78) 11
1854  10  2498 (73) 25
1855  10  2507 (77) 0
1856  10  2516 (78) 0
1857  11  2525 (77) 0
1858  11  2534 (73) 0
1859  12  2544 (66) 49
1860  12  2546 (71) 0
1861  13  2549 (74) 0
1862  11  2551 (74) 4
1863  12  2546 (80) 0
1864  12  2542 (84) 0
1865  11  2537 (87) 0
1866  12  2532 (88) 5

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Urusov, Sergey Semenovich  
Born: 3 Aug. 1827
Died: 2 Dec. 1897
 
Notes:
Feenstra Kuiper has birth 3 April. Gaige has birth 3 August. The name is spelled in many different ways, e.g. 'Owroussow' in Bell's Life in London (15 Dec. 1866, p.9).
 
References
Books
   Cornil, Historique des revues francophones, page 31
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 135
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 436
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 170, 247, 368
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 437
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfeld and Suhle, page 117
   Wade, Soviet Chess, page 17
Periodicals
   [BLL], 15 Dec. 1866, page 9
   [CP], vol. 4, Aug. 1853, page 64
   [CPC], vol. 13, Mar. 1852, page 94
   [CW], vol. 2, June 1866, page 115
   [Era], vol. 28, 2 Sep. 1866, page 5
   [ILN], vol. 20, 28 Feb. 1852, page 179
   [ILN], vol. 30, 27 June 1857, page 640
   [ILN], vol. 40, 17 May 1862, page 513
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The Eternal Appeal of the Urusov Gambit]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 3667. Tolstoy and chess]
   Winter, Edward.  [Tolstoy and Chess]

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

Petrov, A.D. - Urusov, S.S. 1853         (c)     3   -   1
Urusov, S.S. - Shumov, I.S. 1853         (f)     4   -   3
von Jaenisch, C.F.A. - Urusov, S.S. 1854         (f)     2   -   2
Urusov, S.S. - Shumov, I.S. 1854         (f)     12   -   9
Urusov, S.S. - Shumov, I.S. 1859 (1)         (f)     8.5   -   4.5
Petrov, A.D. - Urusov, S.S. 1859         (f)     13.5   -   7.5
Urusov, S.S. - Shumov, I.S. 1859 (2)         (f)     6.5   -   2.5
Urusov, S.S. - Mikhailov, V.M. 1859         (f)     5   -   1
Urusov, S.S. - Kozlianinov, N.I. 1859         (f)     1   -   0
Kolisch, I. - Urusov, S.S. 1862         (f)     2   -   2
Urusov, S.S. - Hirschfeld, P.M. 1866         (c)     3   -   2


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018