Roberts, James




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1873  73  2307 (70) 8
1874  61  2332 (64) 6
1875  50  2366 (60) 12
1876  50  2363 (69) 0
1877  54  2360 (75) 0
1878  55  2357 (78) 0
1879  60  2354 (80) 0
1880  66  2351 (81) 0
1881  73  2348 (80) 0
1882  81  2345 (77) 11
1883  100  2332 (83) 2

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Roberts, James  
Born:
Died:
 
References
Books
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 99
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 12
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 46, 60, 319
Periodicals
   [BH], 26 Oct. 1872
   [ILN], vol. 66, 12 June 1875, page 571

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

Reichhelm, G.C. - Roberts, Ja. 1873         (f)     5   -   3      Reichhelm, G.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Reichhelm, G.C. - Roberts, Ja. 1874         (f)     3.5   -   2.5      Reichhelm, G.C. gave odds of pawn and two moves

Tournament data

Philadelphia 1875     Philadelphia Chess Club Tournament     38.5  /  52
Philadelphia 1882     Philadelphia Chess Club Tournament     8  /  11
Philadelphia and New York 1883     Philadelphia - Manhattan Club Match    
  Roberts, Ja. - Delmar, E. (1)     1 - 1    


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2020