Mocatta, Abraham




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  63  2305 (80) 12
1867  63  2302 (83) 0
1868  65  2298 (86) 0
1869  62  2294 (87) 0
1870  69  2291 (87) 2
1871  70  2274 (89) 1
1872  84  2252 (92) 0
1873  99  2229 (95) 0
1874  109  2206 (96) 0
1875  130  2184 (97) 0
1876  148  2161 (96) 2
1877  154  2153 (99) 0
1878  161  2145 (102) 0
1879  169  2136 (103) 0
1880  193  2128 (104) 0
1881  222  2120 (105) 0
1882  239  2112 (104) 0
1883  279  2104 (103) 0
1884  297  2096 (102) 0
1885  324  2088 (100) 0
1886  326  2080 (97) 0
1887  342  2072 (93) 1
1888  332  2074 (90) 1
1889  337  2076 (90) 1
1890  352  2072 (90) 0
1891  370  2068 (89) 3
1892  407  2055 (92) 2
1893  433  2040 (98) 0
1894  467  2025 (103) 1
1895  457  2014 (109) 0
1896  465  2002 (115) 1
1897  472  1992 (120) 0
1898  493  1981 (125) 0
1899  497  1971 (129) 0
1900  498  1961 (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. 4, 1 July 1871, page 48
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: 16 Jul. 2017