Crakanthorp, Spencer




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1902  476  2102 (85) 1
1903  432  2128 (76) 0
1904  414  2153 (64) 12
1905  372  2185 (61) 10
1906  373  2193 (60) 1
1907  378  2201 (54) 21
1908  338  2228 (56) 15
1909  336  2234 (60) 1
1910  314  2240 (62) 0
1911  325  2245 (59) 0
1912  306  2251 (51) 15
1913  350  2228 (54) 13
1914  302  2238 (62) 2
1915  274  2245 (67) 1
1916  278  2245 (70) 0
1917  271  2245 (71) 0
1918  273  2246 (69) 0
1919  273  2246 (65) 11
1920  261  2258 (63) 1
1921  235  2282 (59) 6
1922  192  2306 (54) 29
1923  150  2332 (56) 12
1924  160  2331 (56) 21
1925  191  2320 (60) 1
1926  193  2324 (59) 11
1927  226  2313 (59) 17
1928  293  2286 (63) 1
1929  345  2263 (62) 23
1930  445  2226 (72) 1
1931  478  2204 (79) 0
1932  496  2183 (85) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Crakanthorp, Spencer  
Born: 17 Feb. 1885
Died: 1 Aug. 1936
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 302
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 321
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 379
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 77
   Golombek, Golombek's Encyclopedia, page 212
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 269
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [1902 NSW v VIC Telegraphic Match]
   Stuart, Peter.  [The New Zealand Championships], page 2

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

Crakanthorp, S. - Jonas, W.H. 1904         (f)     5   -   5
Marshall, F.J. - Crakanthorp, S. 1912         (f)     2   -   1
Viner, W.S. - Crakanthorp, S. 1913         (f)     8.5   -   2.5
Kostic, B. - Crakanthorp, S. 1924         (f)     1.5   -   0.5
Koshnitsky, G.S. - Crakanthorp, S. 1932         (f)     2.5   -   0.5

Tournament data

Sydney and Brisbane 1902     9th New South Wales - Queensland Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Hall, T.R.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1902     22nd New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Witton, J.G.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Brisbane 1903     10th New South Wales - Queensland Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Ramsay, W.G.L.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1904     24th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Hay, D.R.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Brisbane 1904     11th New South Wales - Queensland Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Thomson, J.C.     1 - 0    
Sydney 1905     2nd New South Wales Championship     9  /  10
Sydney and Melbourne 1906     25th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Wilson, F.H.     1 - 0    
Christchurch 1907     20th New Zealand Championship     15  /  19
Sydney and Melbourne 1907     26th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Gundersen, G.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Brisbane 1907     12th New South Wales - Queensland Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Palmer, A.C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney 1908     3rd New South Wales Championship     12  /  13
Sydney and Melbourne 1908     27th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Grant, H.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Brisbane 1908     13th New South Wales - Queensland Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Trundle, J.J.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1909     28th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Gundersen, G.     1 - 0    
Richmond 1912 (1)     British Championship Team - Major Open Team Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - O'Hanlon, J.J.     1 - 0    
Richmond 1912 (2)     9th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     5.5  /  11
Sydney and Melbourne 1913     31st New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Gundersen, G.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Brisbane 1913     16th New South Wales - Queensland Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Ansaldo, A.J.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1914     32nd New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Erskine, J.A.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Brisbane 1914     17th New South Wales - Queensland Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Pattinson, J.A.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1915     33rd New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Watson, C.G.M.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1919     34th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Gundersen, G.     1 - 0    
Sydney 1919     5th New South Wales Championship     8  /  10
Sydney and Melbourne 1920     35th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Watson, C.G.M.     0 - 1    
Sydney 1921     6th New South Wales Championship     12  /  13
Sydney and Melbourne 1921     36th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Gundersen, G.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney 1922     7th New South Wales Championship     15  /  16
Melbourne 1922 (1)     12th Australian Championship     9  /  12
Sydney and Melbourne 1922     37th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Gundersen, G.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Brisbane 1923     21st New South Wales - Queensland Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Ansaldo, A.J.     1 - 0    
Sydney 1923     8th New South Wales Championship     10  /  10
Sydney and Melbourne 1923     38th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Gundersen, G.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1924     39th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Watson, C.G.M.     1 - 0    
Sydney 1924     9th New South Wales Championship     16  /  18
Sydney and Melbourne 1925     40th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Erskine, J.A.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney 1926     14th Australian Championship     8.5  /  10
Sydney and Melbourne 1926     41st New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Vaughan, F.L.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Brisbane 1927     23rd New South Wales - Queensland Telgraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Koshnitsky, G.S.     1 - 0    
Sydney 1927     11th New South Wales Championship     11  /  12
  Crakanthorp, S. - Purdy, C.J.S.     2 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1927     42nd New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Kannuluik, W.G.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1928     43rd New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Stanes, E.D.     1 - 0    
Perth, Western Australia 1929     15th Australian Championship     8.5  /  10
Sydney and Melbourne 1929     44th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Gundersen, G.     1 - 0    
Sydney 1929     13th New South Wales Championship     9.5  /  12
Sydney and Melbourne 1930     45th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Crakanthorp, S. - Crowl, F.A.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 5 Sept. 2021