Lequesne, Eugène




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1851  93  2105 (118) 3
1852  87  2100 (118) 0
1853  92  2094 (118) 0
1854  95  2089 (117) 0
1855  103  2084 (115) 0
1856  125  2078 (114) 1
1857  135  2084 (113) 0
1858  136  2090 (111) 4
1859  147  2089 (113) 0
1860  157  2088 (115) 0
1861  168  2087 (116) 0
1862  165  2085 (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
   [Era], vol. 34, 25 Feb. 1872, page 4
   [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: 30 Sept. 2018