Shories, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1901  174  2287 (63) 5
1902  133  2317 (54) 9
1903  105  2357 (49) 8
1904  93  2380 (45) 4
1905  75  2399 (33) 43
1906  60  2424 (34) 26
1907  57  2423 (32) 51
1908  81  2391 (42) 11
1909  119  2358 (46) 0
1910  157  2325 (39) 30
1911  187  2311 (42) 11
1912  260  2264 (40) 31
1913  205  2298 (46) 10
1914  152  2323 (53) 11
1915  147  2323 (61) 0
1916  143  2324 (65) 0
1917  141  2325 (66) 0
1918  142  2325 (64) 0
1919  139  2326 (58) 6
1920  138  2335 (55) 1
1921  119  2349 (49) 11
1922  143  2333 (50) 11
1923  123  2350 (59) 0
1924  113  2367 (62) 0
1925  96  2384 (62) 6
1926  83  2393 (68) 0
1927  82  2401 (70) 0
1928  78  2410 (71) 0
1929  67  2419 (69) 9

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Shories, George F.W.  
   Also known as: Georg F.W. Schories
Born: 9 Jan. 1874
Died: 2 Dec. 1934
 
Notes:
Feenstra Kuiper has birth in 1873. Gaige has birth in 1874. Winter shows that the discrepancy existed in primary sources.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 316
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 337
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 94
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 389
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 457, 557, 580
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 15, 247, 252
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 239, 248
   Winter, Chess Facts and Fables, page 121
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - George Shories]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]

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

Leonhardt, P.S. - Shories, G.F.W. 1904         (f)     2   -   2
Yates, F.D. - Shories, G.F.W. 1910         (f)     4   -   0
Shories, G.F.W. - O'Hanlon, J.J. 1912         (c)     11.5   -   7.5
Selezniev, A.S. - Shories, G.F.W. 1919         (f)     4.5   -   1.5
Brinckmann, A. - Shories, G.F.W. 1922         (f)     4.5   -   0.5

Tournament data

Folkestone 1901 (1)     3nd Kent County Chess Association Tournament - Section I     2  /  5
Tunbridge Wells 1902     4th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     5  /  9
Canterbury, Kent 1903     5th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     7  /  8
London, England 1905 (3)     7th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     5  /  9
Scheveningen 1905 (1)     4th Netherland Chess Federation International Tournament - Meisterturnier     5.5  /  13
Barmen 1905 (4)     Barmen Tournament - Hauptturnier B, Section 1     5.5  /  8
Barmen 1905 (7)     Barmen Tournament - Hauptturnier B, Siegergruppe     7  /  9
  Shories, G.F.W. - Tartakover, S.G.     2.5 - 1.5    
Tunbridge Wells 1906     8th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     4.5  /  8
Ostend 1906 (12)     Ostend Amateur Tournament A     15  /  18
Blackpool 1907     Northern Counties Chess Union Tournament     5  /  6
Ostend 1907 (1)     Ostend Amateur Tournament     14.5  /  18
Ostend 1907 (3)     Ostend Master Tournament     11.5  /  27
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (2)     5th British Chess Federation Amateur Tourney 1A     9  /  11
Blackpool 1910     Northern Counties Chess Union Tournament     4  /  6
Bromley 1910 (2)     12th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     7  /  9
Oxford 1910 (2)     British Chess Federation Major Open Tournament     7  /  11
Glasgow 1911 (3)     British Chess Federation Major Open Tournament     10.5  /  11
Richmond 1912 (1)     British Championship Team - Major Open Team Match    
  Shories, G.F.W. - Michell, R.P.     0 - 1    
Richmond 1912 (3)     9th British Chess Federation Tournament - Major Open     5.5  /  11
Cheltenham 1913 (2)     10th British Chess Federation Tournament - Major Open     7  /  10
Chester 1914 (2)     11th British Chess Federation Congress - Major Open     10.5  /  11
Berlin and Scheveningen 1920     Berlin - Holland Telegraph Match    
  Shories, G.F.W. - van Gelder, G.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Hamburg 1921 (1)     21st German Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     6  /  11
Kiel 1922     21st Lower Elbe Chess Federation Congress     3.5  /  6
Wiesbaden 1925     Wiesbaden Tournament     2.5  /  6
Berlin 1929 (2)     Berlin Tournament     6  /  9


Player information updated: 17 Jun. 2020