Yates, Fred




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1906  216  2251 (70) 4
1907  173  2294 (61) 0
1908  115  2337 (46) 20
1909  71  2393 (41) 11
1910  50  2431 (33) 49
1911  37  2459 (35) 29
1912  58  2422 (33) 41
1913  27  2467 (36) 40
1914  29  2464 (43) 22
1915  32  2447 (53) 0
1916  37  2430 (56) 5
1917  36  2432 (60) 0
1918  35  2435 (59) 0
1919  33  2438 (52) 11
1920  34  2422 (53) 0
1921  32  2407 (46) 37

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
   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)     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    


Player information updated: 30 Oct. 2016