Stephen, William




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1867  217  1998 (96) 22
1868  217  1987 (100) 0
1869  222  1977 (103) 0
1870  256  1966 (105) 0
1871  266  1955 (106) 1
1872  275  1946 (107) 1
1873  295  1946 (108) 1
1874  292  1951 (110) 1
1875  289  1959 (112) 0
1876  307  1968 (114) 1
1877  301  1965 (116) 1
1878  308  1958 (119) 0
1879  316  1951 (121) 1
1880  333  1941 (125) 1
1881  375  1933 (129) 0
1882  416  1924 (133) 0
1883  488  1916 (137) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Stephen, William Ravenscroft  
Born: 1826
Died: 28 June 1899
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 407
Periodicals
   [Aus], vol. 2, 25 May 1867, page 652
   [Aus], vol. 2, 8 June 1867, page 716
Web
   Dunn, Paul.  [2nd NSW v VIC Telegraphic Match 1871]

Tournament data

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: 25 Mar. 2017