Mocatta, Abraham




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  66  2306 (80) 12
1867  66  2303 (83) 0
1868  65  2300 (86) 0
1869  65  2296 (87) 0
1870  66  2293 (86) 2
1871  77  2277 (89) 1
1872  91  2254 (92) 0
1873  108  2231 (95) 0
1874  117  2208 (96) 0
1875  139  2185 (97) 0
1876  157  2162 (96) 2
1877  151  2154 (99) 0
1878  162  2145 (102) 0
1879  171  2137 (103) 0
1880  199  2129 (104) 0
1881  223  2121 (105) 0
1882  243  2112 (104) 0
1883  281  2104 (103) 0
1884  298  2096 (102) 0
1885  317  2087 (100) 0
1886  324  2079 (97) 0
1887  340  2071 (93) 1
1888  332  2073 (90) 1
1889  339  2074 (90) 1
1890  349  2070 (90) 0
1891  371  2066 (89) 3
1892  407  2053 (92) 2
1893  437  2037 (98) 0
1894  471  2022 (103) 1
1895  466  2010 (109) 0
1896  475  1998 (114) 1
1897  479  1988 (120) 0
1898  502  1978 (125) 0
1899  518  1968 (129) 0
1900  523  1957 (133) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Mocatta, Abraham  
Born: 1830
Died: 25 Dec. 1900
 
Notes:
Gaige gives Mocatta's birth year as 1830; Harding gives 1831.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 37, 965
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 286
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 283
   Löwenthal and Medley, Transactions of the BCA, 1868-1869, page 2
   Saint James' Chess Club, Chess Match by Electric Telegraph, page 3
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 226, 238
Periodicals
   [ILN], vol. 70, 13 Jan. 1877, page 47
   [ILN], vol. 71, 29 Dec. 1877, page 631
   [WP], vol. 3, 1 Feb. 1871, page 160
   [WP], vol. 4, 1 July 1871, page 48
   [WP], vol. 5, 1 May 1872, page 5
Web
   Harding, Tim.  [The Family Life of Grandmaster Gunsberg], page 2

Tournament data

London 1866 (2)     British Chess Association Handicap Tournament    
  Mocatta, A. - Mann, H.     2.5 - 0.5          Mocatta, A. gave odds of the move
  Mocatta, A. - Chinnery, W.M.     3 - 1    
  Mocatta, A. - Steinitz, W.     0.5 - 2.5          Steinitz, W. gave odds of pawn and move
  Mocatta, A. - Mongredien, A. (2)     2 - 0          Mocatta, A. gave odds of pawn and move
London 1870 (1)     Westminster Club - City of London Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Gossip, G.H.D.     2 - 0    
London 1871 (7)     Westminster - City of London Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Janssens, F.G.     1 - 0    
London 1876 (11)     Saint George's - West End Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Ballard, W.R.     0 - 2    
London 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Gover, F.F.     0 - 1    
London 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Salter, D.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Lambert, C.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1891 (2)     British Chess Club - City of London Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Mundell, W.H.A.     1 - 0    
London 1891 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Jones-Bateman, E.     0 - 1    
London 1891 (4)     City of London Club Championship - Section II    
  Mocatta, A. - Moriau, C.     0 - 1    
London 1892 (1)     City of London Club Championship - Section I     7.5  /  10
London 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Philip, R.H.     0 - 1    
London 1896 (1)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Atkins, H.E.     0 - 1    
London (?) 1900     City of London - Oxford and Cambridge University Club Match    
  Mocatta, A. - Arthur, H.B.C.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 30 Sept. 2018