Watts, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1870  210  2052 (87) 1
1871  207  2065 (77) 6
1872  208  2073 (71) 5
1873  210  2087 (69) 0
1874  199  2100 (65) 6
1875  188  2112 (67) 6
1876  197  2115 (73) 2
1877  193  2109 (79) 0
1878  198  2104 (83) 0
1879  212  2099 (86) 0
1880  236  2094 (87) 0
1881  261  2088 (87) 0
1882  284  2083 (86) 1
1883  317  2081 (85) 1
1884  328  2075 (84) 3
1885  354  2066 (88) 2
1886  340  2069 (94) 0
1887  336  2073 (100) 0
1888  327  2076 (104) 0
1889  325  2079 (108) 0
1890  339  2082 (111) 0
1891  348  2086 (114) 1
1892  370  2079 (119) 0
1893  391  2073 (123) 0
1894  405  2067 (127) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Watts, John J.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Era of 22 Jan. 1871 (p.4) has 'I.I. Watts'.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 971
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 121, 122
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 3, Apr. 1861, page 128
   [CPM], vol. 2, Feb. 1864, page 50
   [CPM], vol. 3, Mar. 1867, page 72
   [Era], vol. 33, 22 Jan. 1871, page 4
   [ILN], vol. 56, 19 Mar. 1870, page 307
   [ILN], vol. 57, 6 Aug. 1870, page 155
   [ILN], vol. 63, 15 Nov. 1873, page 471
   [ILN], vol. 71, 10 Nov. 1877, page 462
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 Jan. 1872, page 153
Web
   Sarah.  [der Schwarze Tod]

Tournament data

London 1870 (1)     Westminster Club - City of London Club Match    
  Watts, J.J. - de Saint-Amant, P.C.F.     0 - 1    
London 1871 (3)     City of London Club Handicap - Section 3    
  Watts, J.J. - Parley     2 - 1          Watts, J.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Watts, J.J. - de Vere, C.V.     1 - 2          de Vere, C.V. gave odds of pawn and two moves
London 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Watts, J.J. - Mellor, W. (2)     1.5 - 0.5          Watts, J.J. gave odds of pawn and move
  Watts, J.J. - Cole, A.J.     0 - 1          Cole, A.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
London 1872 (5)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Watts, J.J. - Lowson (1)     1 - 0          Watts, J.J. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Watts, J.J. - Down, H.F.     0 - 1    
London 1874 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Watts, J.J. - Bussy, B.F.     1 - 2    
  Watts, J.J. - Ballard, W.R.     0 - 2          Ballard, W.R. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1874 (3)     City of London Club - Bermondsey Club Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Bird, H.E.     1 - 0          Bird, H.E. gave odds of a knight
London 1875 (2)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Watts, J.J. - Eschwege, H.     1.5 - 2.5    
London 1875 (6)     Bermondsey Club - International Club Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Physick, T.     1 - 1    
London 1876 (1)     Bermondsey Club - International Club Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Hill (1)     1 - 0    
London 1876 (10)     City of London Club - Bermondsey Club Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Horwitz, B.     1 - 0          Horwitz, B. gave odds of a knight
London 1877 (3)     Bermondsey - Shaftesbury Club Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Swyer (1)     1 - 0    
London 1882 (2)     City of London Club 3rd Class - 4th Class Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Horsfall, C.F.     1 - 0          Watts, J.J. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1882 (8)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Watts, J.J. - Cutler, C.G.     1 - 0    
London 1883 (2)     City of London Club 3rd Class - Cambridge University Club Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Raymond, E.L.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1884 (3)     City of London Club 3rd Class - Cambridge University Club Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Sherrard, H.W.     1 - 0    
Brighton 1884 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Wilson, W.V.     0 - 2    
London 1885 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Lucas, P.J.     0 - 1    
London 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Marett, C.     0 - 1    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Colborne, J.G.     1 - 0    
Rochester, Kent 1891     Kent - Surrey County Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Taylor, J.H.     1 - 0    
London 1894 (2)     Oxford Past - Cambridge Past Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Schomberg, R.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1896 (3)     North of the Thames - South of the Thames Match    
  Watts, J.J. - Yarnold, C.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 10 Aug. 2018