Urusov, Sergey




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1853  13  2490 (77) 11
1854  11  2498 (72) 25
1855  10  2508 (76) 0
1856  10  2519 (77) 0
1857  12  2529 (75) 0
1858  12  2539 (71) 0
1859  12  2549 (63) 49
1860  13  2543 (69) 0
1861  14  2536 (72) 0
1862  15  2530 (72) 4
1863  15  2517 (78) 0
1864  14  2503 (81) 0
1865  15  2489 (83) 0
1866  17  2476 (83) 5
1867  26  2448 (91) 0
1868  35  2421 (97) 0
1869  44  2393 (103) 1

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
   Grekov, N.I.  [Old Moscow Chess]
   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
Amelung, F.L. - Urusov, S.S. 1869         (c)     1   -   0


Player information updated: 30 Dec. 2020