Sinclair, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1855  103  2066 (115) 6
1856  124  2054 (118) 2
1857  134  2044 (120) 0
1858  144  2034 (121) 0
1859  161  2023 (122) 0
1860  176  2013 (123) 1
1861  182  2007 (125) 0
1862  181  2002 (126) 0
1863  174  1996 (127) 0
1864  178  1990 (128) 0
1865  190  1985 (129) 0
1866  218  1979 (129) 0
1867  203  1973 (129) 0
1868  209  1968 (129) 0
1869  214  1962 (129) 0
1870  243  1956 (128) 0
1871  256  1951 (127) 0
1872  267  1945 (126) 0
1873  296  1939 (124) 0
1874  302  1934 (123) 0
1875  314  1928 (121) 2
1876  328  1925 (118) 1
1877  323  1926 (117) 1
1878  321  1931 (118) 2
1879  323  1922 (122) 0
1880  341  1913 (125) 0
1881  398  1904 (128) 0
1882  438  1896 (131) 0
1883  519  1887 (133) 1
1884  575  1880 (137) 0
1885  573  1872 (139) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Sinclair, John  
   Also known as: Dr. John Sinclair; Nemo
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Liverpool Mercury of 29 Mar. 1860 (p.3) lists his name as 'St. Clair'.
 
References
Books
   Edgar, Liverpool Chess Club, page 68, 77, 78
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 59, 153, 969
   Hindle, Mystery of Edward Pindar, page 26
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 2, Apr. 1854, page 121
   [Era], vol. 20, 18 Apr. 1858, page 7
   [ILN], vol. 64, 9 May 1874, page 451
   [ILN], vol. 71, 22 Dec. 1877, page 606
   [LiM], vol. 47, 7 Aug. 1857, page 12
   [LiM], vol. 50, 29 Mar. 1860, page 3
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [Howard Staunton and Chess by 'Electric Telegraph']

Tournament data

Liverpool 1855     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Fisher, A.G.     2 - 1    
Manchester 1855 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Bode, C.H.     1 - 1    
  Sinclair, J. - King (1)     1 - 0    
Liverpool 1856     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Cluley, W.     1 - 1    
Manchester and Liverpool 1860     Manchester - Liverpool Telegraph Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Pindar, E.D.     0 - 1    
Liverpool 1875     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Schlesinger (1)     1.5 - 0.5    
Manchester or Liverpool (?) 1876     Manchester Athenaeum - Liverpool Club Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Heap, H. (2)     0 - 1    
Liverpool 1877 (2)     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Giltay, K.M.     0 - 1    
Manchester 1878     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Fish, J. (1)     1 - 1    
Manchester 1883     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Bantock, W.     0 - 1    
Liverpool 1885     Manchester - Liverpool Club Match    
  Sinclair, J. - Fish, J. (1)     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 26 Mar. 2015