Yates, Fred




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1906  255  2256 (69) 4
1907  195  2300 (60) 0
1908  131  2344 (46) 20
1909  80  2400 (40) 11
1910  56  2438 (32) 49
1911  45  2461 (33) 34
1912  74  2424 (32) 42
1913  35  2468 (35) 40
1914  42  2463 (42) 22
1915  47  2442 (52) 0
1916  54  2422 (55) 5
1917  52  2427 (58) 0
1918  49  2433 (56) 0
1919  46  2438 (49) 11
1920  48  2429 (47) 0
1921  59  2420 (35) 37
1922  45  2444 (32) 41
1923  33  2475 (29) 67
1924  31  2474 (31) 41
1925  34  2464 (26) 78
1926  46  2445 (25) 97
1927  48  2438 (25) 96
1928  39  2450 (29) 54
1929  40  2451 (30) 57
1930  30  2460 (32) 58

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
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 472, 486, 558, 582
   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
Yates, F.D. - McGuire, L.F. 1911         (f)     4   -   1
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, England 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, England 1911 (1)     City of London - North Manchester Club Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Burn, A.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1911     13th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Voigt, H.G.     1 - 0    
Tunbridge Wells 1911 (1)     Kent and Sussex Counties Chess Association Congress - 1st Class Open, Section A     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, England 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)     2nd Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     3.5  /  7
Weston-Super-Mare 1922     West of England Chess Festival     6  /  9
London, England 1922 (1)     British Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     8  /  15
Hastings 1922 (2)     Hastings Tournament     2.5  /  10
Hastings 1923 (1)     3rd Hastings Christmas Congress - 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)     4th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     6  /  9
New York 1924 (1)     New York Tournament     7  /  20
Southport 1924 (1)     17th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8  /  11
London, England 1924 (1)     English Counties Championship Semi-Final Match: Yorkshire - Surrey    
  Yates, F.D. - Uber, H.B.     0.5 - 0.5    
Hastings 1925 (1)     5th Hastings Christmas Congress - Section 1     5.5  /  7
Hastings 1925 (3)     5th Hastings Christmas Congress - Play-off    
  Yates, F.D. - Steiner, E.     1 - 0    
London, England 1925 (2)     London Tournament     1.5  /  4
Baden-Baden 1925     Baden-Baden Tournament     8  /  20
Marienbad 1925     Marienbad Tournament     7  /  15
Stratford-upon-Avon 1925 (1)     18th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8.5  /  11
Moscow 1925 (3)     Moscow Tournament     7  /  20
Hastings 1926 (1)     6th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     4  /  9
Semmering 1926     Semmering Tournament     7  /  17
Dresden 1926 (2)     Dresden Chess Club 50 Year Jubilee Congress     3  /  9
Budapest 1926 (1)     FIDE Congress - Master Tournament     6  /  15
Edinburgh 1926     19th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     9.5  /  11
London, England 1926 (3)     1st City of London Club Invitational Tournament     4.5  /  6
London, England 1926 (4)     2nd City of London Club Invitational Tournament     5  /  7
Ghent 1926     Ghent Tournament     5.5  /  10
Merano 1926     Merano Tournament     8  /  13
Hastings 1927 (1)     7th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     5.5  /  9
Tunbridge Wells 1927 (1)     21st Kent County Chess Association Congress - Premier Tournament     5  /  7
Scarborough 1927     Scarborough Tournament     5.5  /  9
Homburg 1927     Homburg Tournament     2  /  10
Kecskemet 1927 (1)     Kecskemet Tournament - Preliminary Section A     3  /  9
Kecskemet 1927 (4)     Kecskemet Tournament - Final Section B     5  /  7
London, England 1927 (3)     1st Olympiad     8  /  14
London, England 1927 (7)     London Tournament     5.5  /  9
London, England 1927 (8)     British Empire Club Master Tournament     3.5  /  11
London, England and New York 1927     London - New York Insull Trophy Cable Match    
  Yates, F.D. - Marshall, F.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1927 (9)     London Tournament     6.5  /  10
Hastings 1928 (1)     8th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     5  /  9
Cheltenham 1928     West of England Chess Festival     3.5  /  7
Scarborough 1928     Scarborough Tournament     5  /  9
Tenby 1928 (1)     British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     8  /  11
Kissingen 1928     11th Bavarian Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     5  /  11
London, England 1928 (3)     London Tournament     7  /  7
Hastings 1929 (1)     9th Hastings Christmans Congress - Premier Tournament     5  /  9
Ramsgate 1929 (1)     22nd Kent County Chess Association Congress - British vs Foreigners     3  /  7
Carlsbad 1929     Carlsbad Tournament     9.5  /  21
Barcelona 1929     Barcelona Tournament     7.5  /  14
London, England 1929 (3)     London Tournament     5  /  6
Hastings 1930 (1)     10th Hastings Christmas Congress - Premier Tournament     5  /  9
San Remo 1930     San Remo Tournament     9  /  15
Canterbury, Kent 1930     23rd Kent County Chess Association Congress - Premier Tournament     4.5  /  7
Scarborough 1930 (1)     23rd British Chess Federation Congress - Master Tournament     4.5  /  11
Hamburg 1930 (1)     3rd Olympiad     9.5  /  16


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2020