Yates, Fred




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1906  237  2247 (70) 4
1907  182  2291 (60) 0
1908  123  2334 (46) 20
1909  74  2391 (41) 11
1910  52  2429 (32) 49
1911  40  2456 (34) 29
1912  61  2416 (32) 42
1913  31  2463 (35) 40
1914  34  2460 (42) 22
1915  38  2444 (52) 0
1916  43  2428 (55) 5
1917  41  2432 (59) 0
1918  42  2435 (57) 0
1919  42  2439 (50) 11
1920  45  2429 (48) 0
1921  56  2418 (36) 37
1922  43  2441 (32) 41
1923  31  2472 (29) 67
1924  29  2472 (31) 41
1925  33  2460 (27) 78
1926  42  2439 (26) 97
1927  39  2422 (28) 95

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)     2nd Hastings Christmas Congress - 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)     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 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 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 1926 (3)     1st City of London Club Invitational Tournament     4.5  /  6
London 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 1927 (3)     1st Olympiad     8  /  14
London 1927 (7)     London Tournament     5.5  /  9
London 1927 (8)     British Empire Club Master Tournament     3.5  /  11
London 1927 (9)     London Tournament     6.5  /  10


Player information updated: 16 Dec. 2018