Yates, Fred




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1906  228  2250 (70) 4
1907  178  2293 (60) 0
1908  122  2337 (46) 20
1909  74  2393 (41) 11
1910  51  2431 (32) 49
1911  38  2458 (34) 29
1912  60  2419 (32) 42
1913  31  2468 (36) 40
1914  31  2466 (42) 22
1915  35  2451 (53) 0
1916  41  2435 (56) 5
1917  40  2440 (59) 0
1918  38  2444 (57) 0
1919  39  2448 (50) 11
1920  44  2439 (48) 0
1921  52  2430 (37) 37
1922  39  2454 (33) 41
1923  25  2488 (31) 67
1924  25  2495 (37) 40

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Yates, Fred Dewhirst  
Born: 16 Jan. 1884
Died: 11 Nov. 1932
 
Notes:
Sergeant gives date of death as 10-11-1932; Gaige gives date of death as 11-11-1932; Steve Mann gives date of death as 16-11-1832, though his photograph of the grave seems to show 11-11-1832. Steve Mann also finds that although his name is commonly given as 'Frederick Dewhurst Yates', his first name was officially 'Fred' and his middle name was actually 'Dewhirst'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 321
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 342
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 683, 972
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 472
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 248, 252
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 302
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Fred Dewhirst Yates]

Match data  (f=formal; c=casual; s=soft)

Yates, F.D. - Shories, G.F.W. 1910         (f)     4   -   0
Duras, O. - Yates, F.D. 1911         (f)     3   -   1
Yates, F.D. - Palmer, Wilf.C. 1911         (f)     3   -   0
Atkins, H.E. - Yates, F.D. 1912         (f)     3   -   0
Yates, F.D. - Thomas, G.A. 1914         (f)     3   -   1
Yates, F.D. - Conde, A.G. 1916         (f)     2.5   -   2.5

Tournament data

Leeds 1905     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Walker, S. (1)     1 - 0    
Leeds or Hull (?) 1905     Leeds - Hull Club Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Jackson, S. (2)     0 - 1    
Manchester 1906     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Sparkes, W.H.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Leeds or Bradford (?) 1906     Leeds - Bradford Club Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Guy, J.A.     0 - 1    
Leeds or Hull (?) 1906     Leeds - Hull Club Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Barron, G.     0 - 1    
Leeds or Sheffield (?) 1906     Leeds - Sheffield Club Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Sparkes, W.H.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Leeds 1907     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Crawford, J.S.     1 - 0    
Stockport, Cheshire 1908     Yorkshire - Cheshire County Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Boyer, R.C.     1 - 0    
Blackpool 1908     Northern Counties Chess Union Tournament     3.5  /  6
Manchester 1908 (1)     Lancashire - Yorkshire County Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Mills-Palmer, G.     1 - 0    
Tunbridge Wells 1908 (2)     5th British Chess Federation Amateur Tourney 1A     7  /  11
Sheffield 1908     Yorkshire - Middlesex County Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Woon, C.J.     1 - 0    
Scarborough 1909     6th British Chess Federation Championship     7  /  11
Blackpool 1910     Northern Counties Chess Union Tournament     5  /  6
London and New York 1910     12th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Wolbrecht, G.H.     1 - 0    
Bromley 1910 (1)     Kent Congress Team - Holland Match    
  Yates, F.D. - te Kolste, J.W.     1 - 0    
Bromley 1910 (2)     12th Kent County Chess Association Tournament     7.5  /  9
Hamburg 1910 (1)     17th German Chess Federation Congress - Meisterturnier     3.5  /  17
Oxford 1910 (1)     7th British Chess Federation Championship     7.5  /  11
London 1911 (1)     City of London - North Manchester Club Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Burn, A.     1 - 0    
London and New York 1911     13th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Voigt, H.G.     1 - 0    
Tunbridge Wells 1911     Kent and Sussex Counties Chess Association Tournament     8  /  9
Glasgow 1911 (2)     8th British Chess Federation Championship     8.5  /  11
Bradford 1912     8th British Chess Federation Championship play-off    
  Yates, F.D. - Atkins, H.E.     0 - 3    
Blackpool 1912     Northern Counties Chess Union Tournament     3.5  /  5
London 1912 (1)     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Esser, J.F.S.     1.5 - 0.5    
Pistyan 1912     Pistyan Tournament     6  /  17
Richmond 1912 (1)     British Championship Team - Major Open Team Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Gunston, W.H.     0 - 1    
Richmond 1912 (2)     9th British Chess Federation Championship     7.5  /  11
Blackpool 1913     Northern Counties Chess Union Tournament     5.5  /  6
Hastings 1913 (1)     Kent and Sussex Counties Chess Association Tournament - Section I     10.5  /  11
Scheveningen 1913 (1)     Scheveningen Tournament     7.5  /  12
Cheltenham 1913 (1)     10th British Chess Federation Championship     9  /  11
The Hague 1914     England - Netherlands Team Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Esser, J.F.S.     1 - 1    
Dartford 1914 (2)     16th Kent County Chess Association Tournament - Preliminary Section B     4.5  /  5
Dartford 1914 (4)     16th Kent County Chess Association Tournament - Final A     0  /  1
Chester 1914 (1)     11th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  10
Hastings 1919 (1)     British Chess Federation Special Victory Congress - Chief Tournament     7  /  11
Hastings 1921 (1)     1st Hastings Christmas Congress - British Champions' Tournament     4  /  6
Malvern 1921     14th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     9  /  11
The Hague 1921 (1)     The Hague Tournament     1  /  9
Manchester 1921     Northern Counties Chess Union Tournament     6  /  7
  Yates, F.D. - Wahltuch, V.L.     1 - 3    
Hastings 1922 (1)     Hastings Premier Tournament     3.5  /  7
Weston-Super-Mare 1922     West of England Chess Festival     6  /  9
London 1922 (1)     British Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     8  /  15
Hastings 1922 (2)     Hastings Tournament     2.5  /  10
Hastings 1923 (1)     Hastings Premier Tournament     4.5  /  9
Liverpool 1923     Northern Counties Chess Union Congress - Master Tournament     6.5  /  9
Carlsbad 1923     Carlsbad Tournament     9.5  /  17
Scheveningen 1923     Netherland Chess Federation Congress - Match Tournament     7  /  10
Portsmouth 1923 (1)     16th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  11
Trieste 1923     Trieste Master Tournament     7.5  /  11
Hastings 1924 (1)     Hastings Premier Tournament     6  /  9
New York 1924 (1)     New York Tournament     7  /  20
Southport 1924 (1)     17th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8  /  11


Player information updated: 27 Mar. 2018