Sinclair, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1855  105  2067 (115) 6
1856  125  2055 (118) 2
1857  137  2045 (119) 0
1858  144  2034 (121) 0
1859  163  2024 (122) 0
1860  178  2014 (123) 1
1861  184  2008 (125) 0
1862  183  2002 (126) 0
1863  176  1997 (127) 0
1864  182  1991 (128) 0
1865  196  1985 (129) 0
1866  226  1979 (129) 0
1867  225  1974 (129) 0
1868  218  1968 (129) 0
1869  224  1962 (129) 0
1870  256  1957 (128) 0
1871  267  1951 (127) 0
1872  274  1945 (126) 0
1873  302  1940 (124) 0
1874  305  1934 (123) 0
1875  319  1928 (121) 2
1876  334  1926 (118) 1
1877  329  1926 (117) 1
1878  329  1932 (118) 2
1879  329  1923 (122) 0
1880  349  1914 (125) 0
1881  400  1905 (128) 0
1882  440  1896 (131) 0
1883  524  1887 (133) 1
1884  578  1880 (137) 0
1885  575  1873 (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