Yates, Fred




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1906  238  2256 (70) 4
1907  185  2300 (60) 0
1908  122  2343 (46) 20
1909  72  2399 (41) 11
1910  54  2438 (32) 49
1911  41  2464 (34) 29
1912  64  2424 (32) 42
1913  33  2471 (35) 40
1914  36  2468 (42) 22
1915  40  2452 (52) 0
1916  46  2436 (55) 5
1917  42  2440 (58) 0
1918  43  2443 (57) 0
1919  43  2447 (49) 11
1920  47  2437 (48) 0
1921  55  2426 (36) 37
1922  45  2449 (32) 41
1923  31  2480 (29) 67
1924  30  2480 (31) 41
1925  34  2468 (27) 78
1926  40  2448 (26) 97
1927  45  2438 (26) 95
1928  31  2446 (34) 54

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, 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     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, 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 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


Player information updated: 15 Jan. 2020