Morphy, John




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1885  419  2017 (75) 10
1886  420  2015 (73) 0
1887  421  2014 (69) 1
1888  421  1999 (63) 11
1889  437  1989 (64) 12
1890  446  1993 (70) 0
1891  461  1996 (72) 0
1892  477  1999 (73) 10

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Morphy, John  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
La Grande Storia degli Scacchi and Di Felice have 'J. Murphy'. Gaige has 'J. Morphy'. Winter has 'John Morphy'.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 229
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 965
   Rowland, Pollock Memories, page 88
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 198
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 182
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 460
Periodicals
   [CML], vol. 9, July 1888, page 330
Web
   Sericano, C.  [Dublino 1885]
   Winter, Edward.  [A Chess Idealist]
   [Irish Championship, Dublin, 1892]

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

Rynd, J.A.P. - Morphy, J. 1888         (f)     9   -   2      Rynd, J.A.P. gave odds of pawn and move

Tournament data

Dublin 1885     1st Irish Chess Association Congress     5.5  /  10
Liverpool 1887 (2)     Liverpool Club - Irish Chess Association Match    
  Morphy, J. - Wellington, S.     1 - 0    
Dublin 1889 (1)     3rd Irish Chess Association Congress     3  /  8
Dublin 1889 (2)     Irish Championship     4  /  7
Dublin 1892     Irish Championship     5.5  /  10


Player information updated: 14 Nov. 2015