Thomas, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1897  414  2100 (78) 1
1898  393  2123 (68) 11
1899  365  2154 (69) 0
1900  310  2184 (67) 0
1901  279  2215 (62) 0
1902  245  2246 (53) 9
1903  225  2261 (49) 8
1904  207  2281 (47) 8
1905  180  2300 (44) 14
1906  162  2315 (47) 8
1907  132  2341 (51) 6
1908  106  2361 (53) 0
1909  91  2381 (49) 9
1910  90  2382 (45) 11
1911  91  2390 (41) 16
1912  90  2395 (37) 28
1913  66  2424 (36) 37
1914  40  2459 (37) 34
1915  31  2473 (44) 16
1916  31  2474 (54) 0
1917  35  2475 (57) 0
1918  33  2476 (54) 0
1919  29  2477 (45) 11
1920  27  2479 (38) 32
1921  32  2467 (34) 43
1922  37  2460 (34) 28
1923  50  2443 (31) 55
1924  46  2444 (32) 35
1925  49  2434 (29) 53
1926  47  2436 (30) 45
1927  46  2434 (28) 66
1928  62  2414 (29) 53
1929  68  2415 (26) 82
1930  80  2411 (26) 83
1931  80  2409 (29) 47
1932  89  2382 (30) 60
1933  124  2337 (35) 45

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Thomas, George Alan  
   Also known as: Sir George Alan Thomas
Born: 14 June 1881
Died: 23 July 1972
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 318
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 339
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 406
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachturniere, page 293
   Feenstra Kuiper, 100 Jahre Schachzweikämpfe, page 98
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 970
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 424
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 321
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 470, 581
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 351
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (2nd ed.), page 418
   Tanner, Vera Menchik, page 295
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 274
   Woodger, Reuben Fine, page 355
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [Sir George Thomas: The Early Years]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dal 1900 al 1944]

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

Yates, F.D. - Thomas, G.A. 1914         (f)     3   -   1
Thomas, G.A. - Scott, R.H.V. 1915         (f)     4   -   2
Jurgschat, W. - Thomas, G.A. 1923         (f)     10.5   -   6.5

Tournament data

London, England 1897 (2)     City of London Club - St. George's Club Match    
  Thomas, G.A. - Smith, B.M.     0 - 1    
Salisbury 1898 (2)     Southern Counties Chess Union Tournament - 2nd Class     7.5  /  11
Tunbridge Wells 1902     4th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     5.5  /  9
Canterbury, Kent 1903     5th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     5  /  8
Brighton 1904     Brighton Tournament     4.5  /  8
London, England 1905 (1)     Cable Match Team Selection Tournament     2  /  5
London, England 1905 (3)     7th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     5.5  /  9
Tunbridge Wells 1906     8th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     4.5  /  8
Deal 1907     9th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     5  /  6
Hastings 1909     Kent and Sussex Congress     8  /  9
London, England and New York 1910     12th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Thomas, G.A. - Rosenfeld, H. (2)     1 - 0    
Bromley 1910 (1)     Kent Congress Team - Holland Match    
  Thomas, G.A. - Esser, J.F.S.     0 - 1    
Bromley 1910 (2)     12th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     6.5  /  9
London, England and New York 1911     13th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Thomas, G.A. - Milnes, B.F.     1 - 0    
London, England 1911 (2)     21st City of London Club Championship     11.5  /  16
Tunbridge Wells 1912     14th Kent County Chess Association Tournament - 1st Class Open     7  /  8
London, England 1912 (1)     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Thomas, G.A. - van Foreest, A.E.     1 - 1    
London, England 1912 (2)     City of London Club Championship     11.5  /  15
  Thomas, G.A. - Blake, J.H.     0.5 - 2.5    
Hastings 1913 (2)     Kent and Sussex Counties Chess Association Tournament - Section II     8  /  10
Rugby 1913     City of London Club - Midland Counties Chess Union Match    
  Thomas, G.A. - Smith, F.S.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1913 (2)     23rd City of London Club Championship - Preliminary Section B     8.5  /  11
London, England 1913 (4)     23rd City of London Club Championship - Final     7  /  8
London, England 1913 (5)     Metropolitan Club Championship     4.5  /  7
The Hague 1914     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Thomas, G.A. - Leussen, B.     2 - 0    
Dartford 1914 (3)     16th Kent County Chess Association Tournament - Preliminary Section C     5  /  5
Dartford 1914 (4)     16th Kent County Chess Association Tournament - Final A     3  /  4
London, England 1914 (2)     24th City of London Club Championship - Preliminary Section A     10  /  12
London, England 1914 (4)     24th City of London Club Championship - Final     4.5  /  7
London, England 1915     City of London Club Championship     9.5  /  10
Hastings 1919 (1)     British Chess Federation Special Victory Congress - Chief Tournament     7  /  11
Bromley 1920 (3)     17th Kent County Chess Association Congress - Preliminary Section C     4.5  /  5
Bromley 1920 (7)     17th Kent County Chess Association Congress - Final Section A     4  /  5
Edinburgh 1920 (2)     13th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8  /  11
London, England 1920     30th City of London Club Championship     9  /  11
Broadstairs 1921 (5)     16th Kent County Chess Association Congress - Preliminary Section E     3.5  /  5
Broadstairs 1921 (8)     16th Kent County Chess Association Congress - Final Section B     4  /  5
Malvern 1921 (3)     14th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8  /  11
London, England 1921 (2)     31st City of London Chess Club Championship     10  /  11
London, England 1921 (3)     Metropolitan Chess Club Championship     9  /  12
Weston-Super-Mare 1922     West of England Chess Festival     6  /  9
Hastings 1922     Hastings Tournament     4.5  /  10
London, England 1922 (4)     City of London Club Championship     6.5  /  9
Liverpool 1923 (1)     Northern Counties Chess Union Congress - Master Tournament     6.5  /  9
Carlsbad 1923     Carlsbad Tournament     5.5  /  17
Portsmouth 1923 (2)     16th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     9  /  11
Scarborough 1923     Scarborough Tournament     5  /  9
Weston-Super-Mare 1924     West of England Chess Festival     7  /  9
Southport 1924 (1)     17th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     7.5  /  11
London, England 1924 (2)     City of London Club Championship     11.5  /  15
London, England 1925 (2)     London Tournament     1.5  /  4
Baden-Baden 1925     Baden-Baden Tournament     6  /  20
Marienbad 1925     Marienbad Tournament     6  /  15
London, England 1925 (3)     35th City of London Club Championship     12.5  /  14
Weston-Super-Mare 1926     Weston-Super-Mare Tournament     4.5  /  9
Scarborough 1926 (1)     Scarborough Tournament - Section 1     5  /  6
Scarborough 1926 (3)     Scarborough Tournament - Play-offs    
  Thomas, G.A. - Saunders, H.     2 - 0    
Spa 1926     Spa Tournament     8.5  /  11
London, England 1926 (4)     2nd City of London Club Invitational Tournament     4.5  /  7
Ghent 1926     Ghent Tournament     4.5  /  10
Hastings 1927 (1)     7th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     3  /  9
Tunbridge Wells 1927 (1)     21st Kent County Chess Association Congress - Premier Tournament     5  /  7
Scarborough 1927     Scarborough Tournament     5  /  9
London, England 1927 (3)     1st Olympiad     12  /  15
London, England 1927 (8)     British Empire Club Master Tournament     3.5  /  11
London, England 1927 (10)     37th City of London Club Championship     12.5  /  15
Hastings 1928 (1)     8th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     3.5  /  9
London, England 1928 (2)     38th City of London Club Championship     15  /  17
Cheltenham 1928 (1)     West of England Chess Festival - Premier Tournament     3.5  /  7
Scarborough 1928     Scarborough Tournament     5  /  9
Tenby 1928 (1)     21st British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     6.5  /  11
Hastings 1929 (1)     9th Hastings Christmans Congress - Premier Tournament     3.5  /  9
Ramsgate 1929 (1)     22nd Kent County Chess Association Congress - British vs Foreigners     3.5  /  7
Scarborough 1929     Scarborough Tournament     5.5  /  7
Paris 1929 (1)     Paris Tournament     6  /  11
Carlsbad 1929     Carlsbad Tournament     6  /  21
Budapest 1929 (1)     Budapest Tournament     7.5  /  13
London, England 1929 (3)     39th City of London Club Championship     11.5  /  14
Hastings 1930 (1)     10th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     4.5  /  9
Nice 1930     Nice Master Tournament     8.5  /  11
Canterbury, Kent 1930 (1)     23rd Kent County Chess Association Congress - Premier Tournament     5.5  /  7
Scarborough 1930 (1)     23rd British Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     5.5  /  11
Hamburg 1930 (2)     3rd Olympiad     5.5  /  13
Liege 1930 (1)     Liege Tournament     5.5  /  11
Frankfurt 1930 (1)     Anderssen Chess Club Jubilee - Meisterturnier     3  /  11
London, England 1930 (4)     40th City of London Club Championship     7  /  10
Hastings 1931 (1)     11th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     4  /  9
Nice 1931     Nice Tournament     4.5  /  9
Prague 1931 (4)     4th Olympiad     12.5  /  18
Worcester, England 1931 (1)     24th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     6.5  /  11
Hastings 1932 (1)     12th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     2  /  9
London, England 1932 (3)     London International - Premier Tournament     3.5  /  11
Antwerp 1932     Antwerp Tournament     3  /  5
Cambridge 1932     Cambridge Easter Congress - Premier Tournament     3.5  /  7
London, England 1932 (5)     Middlesex - Hampshire County Match    
  Thomas, G.A. - Sultan Khan, M.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1932 (6)     25th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     7  /  11
London, England 1932 (10)     42nd City of London Club Championship     13.5  /  16
Hastings 1933 (1)     13th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     3.5  /  9
Folkestone 1933 (2)     5th Olympiad     4  /  11
Hastings 1933 (3)     26th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     7  /  11
London, England 1933 (2)     43rd City of London Club Championship     9  /  14


Player information updated: 15 Jun. 2021