Wright, Francis




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1875  354  2011 (100) 3
1876  314  2029 (98) 4
1877  300  2035 (100) 1
1878  314  2028 (102) 2
1879  315  2027 (108) 0
1880  338  2026 (113) 0
1881  379  2025 (117) 0
1882  398  2024 (121) 0
1883  450  2022 (124) 0
1884  481  2021 (127) 0
1885  493  2020 (130) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Wright, Francis Michael  
Born: 1856
Died:
 
Notes:
Name given as 'F.M. Weight' twice in the Illustrated London News (13 Apr. 1878, p.350; 20 Apr. 1878, p.375), and as 'F.M. Wright' in two places but 'M. Wright' in another by Sergeant (pp.344-345).
 
References
Books
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 344, 345
Periodicals
   [CPC], vol. 4, no. 8, Apr. 1875, page 254
   [ILN], vol. 66, no. 1859, 27 Mar. 1875, page 307
   [ILN], vol. 68, no. 1911, 11 Mar. 1876, page 263
   [ILN], vol. 72, no. 2024, 13 Apr. 1878, page 350
   [ILN], vol. 72, no. 2025, 20 Apr. 1878, page 375
   [WP], vol. 7, no. 12, 1 Apr. 1875, page 237
Web
   Saunders, John.  [Varsity Oxford-Cambridge Match: Pen Pictures of Players]

Tournament data

London, England 1875 (6)     3rd Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Wright, F.M. - Fisher, W.R.     1 - 2    
Oxford 1876     Oxford University Club - Birmingham Club Match    
  Wright, F.M. - Bridgwater, W.     2.5 - 1.5    
London, England 1877 (2)     5th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Wright, F.M. - Nicholson, J.S.     1 - 0    
London, England 1878 (1)     6th Oxford - Cambridge University Match    
  Wright, F.M. - Keynes, J.N.     0 - 2    
London, England 1885 (3)     City of London - Universities Match    
  Wright, F.M. - Newbolt, F.G.     1 - 0    


Player information updated: 19 Aug. 2022