Griffith, Richard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1896  272  2157 (163) 1
1897  259  2171 (159) 0
1898  254  2184 (156) 0
1899  245  2197 (152) 0
1900  221  2211 (149) 0
1901  213  2224 (145) 0
1902  207  2237 (141) 0
1903  192  2251 (136) 0
1904  189  2264 (131) 0
1905  176  2277 (126) 0
1906  166  2291 (120) 0
1907  154  2304 (114) 0
1908  141  2317 (107) 0
1909  130  2330 (100) 0
1910  112  2344 (92) 1
1911  106  2357 (83) 1
1912  91  2369 (73) 11
1913  95  2348 (79) 1
1914  94  2332 (84) 0
1915  101  2316 (88) 0
1916  117  2300 (91) 0
1917  131  2284 (92) 0
1918  142  2267 (93) 0
1919  151  2251 (92) 0
1920  171  2235 (91) 0
1921  150  2219 (88) 6

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Griffith, Richard Clewin  
Born: 22 July 1872
Died: 11 Dec. 1955
 
Notes:
Hooper & Whyld give birth year as 1875 on p.173 of the first edition of the Oxford Companion to Chess, but 1872 on p.208. Gaige gives birth date as 22-07-1872.
 
References
Books
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 960
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 150
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 173, 208
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 165

Tournament data

London 1896 (3)     North of the Thames - South of the Thames Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - Banks, H.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Leicester 1910     City of London Club - Manchester Club Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - Turner, W.     1 - 0    
London 1911 (1)     City of London - North Manchester Club Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - Sutcliffe, M.     1 - 0    
Richmond 1912 (1)     9th British Chess Federation Championship     8  /  11
Rugby 1913     City of London Club - Midland Counties Chess Union Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - McCarthy, F.     1 - 0    
Hastings 1921 (1)     1st Hastings Christmas Congress - British Champions' Tournament     1.5  /  6


Player information updated: 30 Oct. 2016