Lequesne, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1851  93  2108 (118) 3
1852  87  2103 (118) 0
1853  92  2097 (117) 0
1854  93  2092 (117) 0
1855  101  2086 (115) 0
1856  121  2081 (113) 1
1857  125  2087 (112) 0
1858  129  2093 (111) 4
1859  141  2092 (113) 0
1860  147  2091 (115) 0
1861  156  2090 (116) 0
1862  152  2089 (117) 3

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Lequesne, Eugène-Louis  
Born: 15 Feb. 1815
Died: 3 June 1887
 
References
Books
   Cornil, Le Café de la Régence, page 92, 139, 141, 246
   Fiske, First American Chess Congress, page 39, 524
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 246
   Lange and Falkbeer, Paul Morphy Sketch, page 193
   Lawson, Paul Morphy, page 134
Periodicals
   [CW], vol. 3, Mar. 1867, page 3
   [ILN], vol. 33, 16 Oct. 1858, page 365
   [NR], vol. 1, Jan. 1860, page 10
   [PF], vol. 1, Mar. 1865, page 353
   [Reg], 15 Feb. 1856, page 34
   [Str], vol. 1, 15 Jan. 1867, page 7
Web
   Sarah.  [Café de la Régence II]
   Sarah.  [The Denoument - Morphy Retires]
   Sarah.  [The Living Age, Vol.63, No.802, 8 Oct., 1859], page 69
   Sarah.  [Morphy Bust]
   Sarah.  [Paul Goes to France]
   Sarah.  [Paul Morphy's Contenders]
   Sarah.  [Paul Waits for Anderssen]
   Sarah.  [Scientific American, Vol.14, No.8, 30 Oct., 1858]
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]
   Thimognier, Dominique.  [LEQUESNE Eugène Louis]

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

Morphy, P.C. - Lequesne, E.L. 1858         (c)     3.5   -   0.5      Morphy, P.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Paris 1851 (3)     70th Café de la Régence tournament    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Reinach, H.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Paris 1851 (6)     73rd Café de la Régence tournament    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Gostynski     1 - 0    
  Lequesne, E.L. - des Guis     1 - 0    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Lecrivain, L.S.     0 - 1    
Paris 1856 (2)     Café de la Régence tournoi    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Lafitte, A.     0 - 1          Lequesne, E.L. gave odds of pawn and move
Paris 1862     Café de la Régence Tournament    
  Lequesne, E.L. - Preti, J.L.     1 - 2    


Player information updated: 25 Mar. 2017