Griffith, Richard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1896  256  2173 (162) 1
1897  245  2187 (159) 0
1898  238  2200 (156) 0
1899  228  2214 (152) 0
1900  212  2228 (148) 0
1901  203  2241 (144) 0
1902  188  2255 (140) 0
1903  177  2269 (135) 0
1904  168  2282 (131) 0
1905  162  2296 (125) 0
1906  149  2310 (120) 0
1907  137  2323 (113) 0
1908  121  2337 (107) 0
1909  111  2351 (99) 0
1910  98  2364 (90) 1
1911  94  2378 (82) 1
1912  83  2391 (71) 12
1913  93  2369 (78) 1
1914  96  2353 (83) 0
1915  101  2337 (87) 0
1916  123  2321 (89) 0
1917  145  2304 (91) 0
1918  166  2288 (91) 0
1919  185  2272 (91) 0
1920  224  2255 (89) 0
1921  248  2239 (86) 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)     British Championship Team - Major Open Team Match    
  Griffith, R.C. - Waterman, J.C.     1 - 0    
Richmond 1912 (2)     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: 17 Dec. 2017