Burns, Andrew




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  45  2353 (103) 15
1867  47  2361 (100) 24
1868  48  2353 (104) 0
1869  46  2345 (107) 0
1870  52  2337 (109) 1
1871  54  2328 (112) 1
1872  56  2319 (113) 1
1873  58  2308 (115) 1
1874  64  2297 (116) 1
1875  74  2287 (117) 0
1876  74  2277 (117) 1
1877  83  2261 (118) 1
1878  89  2244 (119) 0
1879  102  2227 (120) 1
1880  119  2219 (121) 1
1881  140  2210 (121) 0
1882  162  2202 (122) 0
1883  190  2193 (122) 1
1884  199  2185 (122) 1
1885  212  2181 (124) 1
1886  220  2179 (127) 0
1887  231  2178 (130) 0
1888  232  2176 (133) 0
1889  240  2174 (136) 0
1890  254  2173 (138) 0
1891  264  2171 (140) 0
1892  267  2170 (142) 0
1893  269  2168 (144) 1
1894  283  2158 (148) 0
1895  289  2149 (151) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Burns, Andrew  
Born: 14 Feb. 1831
Died: 13 June 1901
 
References
Books
   Chess Association of Victoria, Victoria versus New South Wales 1870, page 2
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 901
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 59
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 239
   Winter, Chess Explorations, page 264
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 3, 1 Aug. 1867, page 255
   [CW], vol. 3, Sep. 1867, page 228
   [ILN], vol. 59, 11 Nov. 1871, page 467
   [ILN], vol. 60, 22 June 1872, page 611
   [NYC], 16 Nov. 1867
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [1st NSW v VIC Telegraphic Match 1870]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

Tournament data

Melbourne 1866     Victorian Tournament    
  Burns, A. - Burrington, S.     3 - 0          Burns, A. gave odds of pawn and move
  Burns, A. - Tullidge, W.     3 - 1    
  Burns, A. - Phillips, P.D.     2 - 0          Burns, A. gave odds of pawn and move
  Burns, A. - Ellis, L.     4 - 2    
Melbourne 1867     Melbourne Club Handicap Tournament     18  /  22
  Burns, A. - Tullidge, W.     2 - 0          Burns, A. gave odds of the move
Sydney and Melbourne 1870     1st New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Heydon, C.G.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1871     2nd New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Wallach, H.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1872     3rd New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Smith, R.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1873     4th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Ryan, T.I.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1874     5th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Wallach, H.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1876     6th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Fisher, C.M.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1877     7th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Ryan, T.I.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1879     8th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Ryan, T.I.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Melbourne 1880     9th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Gibbes, F.J.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1883     10th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Walker, P.B.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1884     11th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Crane, W.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1885     12th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Russell, G.A.     0.5 - 0.5    
Melbourne and Adelaide 1893     2nd Victoria - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Hilton, J. (2)     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1895     15th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Henderson, S.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 25 Mar. 2017