Coombe, Ephraim




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  573  2005 (89) 8
1893  565  2021 (85) 1
1894  574  2025 (81) 8
1895  585  2010 (87) 1
1896  582  2003 (94) 0
1897  597  1996 (100) 0
1898  624  1989 (104) 0
1899  648  1981 (108) 0
1900  660  1974 (112) 0
1901  677  1967 (115) 0
1902  706  1960 (117) 1
1903  714  1952 (122) 0
1904  769  1944 (126) 0
1905  799  1935 (130) 0
1906  819  1927 (133) 0
1907  852  1919 (137) 0
1908  848  1911 (140) 0
1909  939  1903 (142) 0
1910  910  1895 (145) 0
1911  960  1886 (147) 0
1912  937  1878 (149) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Coombe, Ephraim Henry  
Born: 1859
Died:
 
Notes:
The South Australian Register of 24 Mar. 1894 says that he was born '35 years ago', which should mean about 1859.
 
References
Books
   Bignold, Australian Chess Annual, page 61, 69
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 302
Periodicals
   [SAR], vol. 59, no. 14777, 24 Mar. 1894, page 7
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [2nd VIC v SA Telegraphic Match 1893]

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

Wilson, G.A. - Coombe, E.H. 1892         (f)     5   -   2

Tournament data

Melbourne and Adelaide 1892     Victoria - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Landells, S.     1 - 0    
Melbourne and Adelaide 1893     Victoria - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Arneil, R.     1 - 0    
Adelaide 1894     1st South Australia Championship     5.5  /  8
Sydney and Adelaide 1895     New South Wales - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Britton, A.W.     0 - 1    
Adelaide and Perth, Western Australia 1902     1st South Australia - Western Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Hilton, J. (2)     0.5 - 0.5    
Adelaide and Perth, Western Australia 1912     2nd South Australia - Western Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Coombe, E.H. - Younkman, L.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 6 May 2022