Coombe, Ephraim




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1892  554  2005 (89) 8
1893  550  2021 (85) 1
1894  556  2025 (81) 8
1895  572  2009 (87) 1
1896  566  2002 (94) 0
1897  579  1995 (100) 0
1898  595  1988 (104) 0
1899  620  1981 (108) 0
1900  626  1973 (112) 0
1901  646  1966 (115) 0
1902  667  1959 (117) 1
1903  678  1951 (122) 0
1904  728  1943 (126) 0
1905  765  1935 (130) 0
1906  790  1926 (133) 0
1907  821  1918 (137) 0
1908  813  1910 (140) 0
1909  899  1902 (142) 0
1910  882  1894 (145) 0
1911  942  1885 (147) 0
1912  924  1877 (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