Burns, Andrew




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  40  2386 (95) 16
1867  39  2383 (92) 24
1868  42  2371 (93) 9
1869  40  2379 (95) 8
1870  43  2369 (100) 1
1871  45  2358 (103) 1
1872  48  2348 (106) 1
1873  54  2337 (108) 1
1874  56  2325 (110) 1
1875  61  2315 (111) 0
1876  66  2304 (112) 1
1877  75  2289 (113) 1
1878  81  2272 (114) 0
1879  91  2256 (115) 1
1880  104  2248 (116) 1
1881  123  2239 (117) 0
1882  138  2230 (118) 0
1883  167  2221 (118) 1
1884  186  2213 (118) 1
1885  193  2210 (120) 1
1886  194  2210 (123) 0
1887  201  2210 (126) 0
1888  199  2210 (129) 0
1889  201  2210 (132) 0
1890  213  2210 (134) 0
1891  223  2210 (136) 0
1892  233  2210 (137) 0
1893  235  2210 (139) 1
1894  238  2202 (142) 0
1895  245  2194 (145) 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
   [Aus], vol. 5, 12 Dec. 1868, page 12
   [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]

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

Burns, A. - Sedgefield, S.W. 1868 (1)         (f)     3   -   1
Burns, A. - Sedgefield, S.W. 1868 (2)         (f)     1.5   -   2.5      Burns, A. gave odds of pawn and move
Burns, A. - Sedgefield, S.W. 1869         (f)     6   -   2      Burns, A. gave odds of pawn and move

Tournament data

Melbourne 1866     Victorian Tournament    
  Burns, A. - Blair     3 - 0          Burns, A. gave odds of a knight
  Burns, A. - Burrington, S.     3 - 0          Burns, A. gave odds of pawn and move
  Burns, A. - Tullidge, W.     3.5 - 0.5    
  Burns, A. - Phillips, P.D.     3 - 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
Melbourne and Adelaide 1868     1st Victoria - South Australia Telegraphic Match    
  Burns, A. - Hale, R.B.     1 - 0    
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     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: 2 May 2017