Stephen, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  215  2012 (93) 7
1867  210  2014 (88) 22
1868  213  2002 (93) 0
1869  219  1990 (97) 0
1870  251  1978 (99) 0
1871  259  1966 (100) 1
1872  266  1956 (101) 1
1873  289  1956 (103) 1
1874  284  1959 (105) 1
1875  285  1968 (107) 0
1876  304  1976 (109) 1
1877  295  1973 (112) 1
1878  308  1965 (115) 0
1879  310  1958 (117) 1
1880  333  1947 (121) 1
1881  372  1938 (125) 0
1882  410  1930 (129) 0
1883  487  1921 (133) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Stephen, William Ravenscroft  
Born: 1826
Died: 28 June 1899
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 407
Periodicals
   [Age], 28 Mar. 1866, page 5
   [Arg], 28 Mar. 1866, page 5
   [Aus], vol. 1, 21 Apr. 1866, page 77
   [Aus], vol. 2, 25 May 1867, page 652
   [Aus], vol. 2, 8 June 1867, page 716
   [Aus], vol. 5, 12 Dec. 1868, page 12
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [2nd NSW v VIC Telegraphic Match 1871]

Tournament data

Melbourne 1866     Victorian Tournament    
  Stephen, W.R. - Hamel, J.     3 - 1    
  Stephen, W.R. - Sedgefield, S.W.     0 - 3    
Melbourne 1867     Melbourne Club Handicap Tournament     13  /  22      odds player in pawn and move class
Sydney and Melbourne 1871     2nd New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Stephen, W.R. - Gibbes, F.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Melbourne 1872     3rd New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Stephen, W.R. - Ryan, T.I.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1873     4th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Stephen, W.R. - Fisher, C.M.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1874     5th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Stephen, W.R. - Fisher, C.M.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1876     6th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Stephen, W.R. - Smith, R.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1877     7th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Stephen, W.R. - Wallach, H.     1 - 0    
Sydney and Melbourne 1879     8th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Stephen, W.R. - Smith, R.     0.5 - 0.5    
Sydney and Melbourne 1880     9th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Stephen, W.R. - Crane, W.     0 - 1    
Sydney and Melbourne 1883     10th New South Wales - Victoria Telegraphic Match    
  Stephen, W.R. - Chamier, A.F.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 16 Jul. 2017