Griffith, Richard




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1896  256  2175 (162) 1
1897  244  2189 (159) 0
1898  237  2202 (156) 0
1899  228  2216 (152) 0
1900  211  2230 (148) 0
1901  200  2243 (144) 0
1902  187  2257 (140) 0
1903  175  2271 (135) 0
1904  164  2285 (131) 0
1905  161  2298 (125) 0
1906  146  2312 (120) 0
1907  136  2326 (113) 0
1908  119  2339 (107) 0
1909  108  2353 (99) 0
1910  95  2367 (90) 1
1911  91  2381 (82) 1
1912  83  2394 (71) 12
1913  89  2372 (78) 1
1914  91  2356 (83) 0
1915  97  2339 (87) 0
1916  115  2323 (89) 0
1917  139  2307 (91) 0
1918  159  2290 (91) 0
1919  180  2274 (91) 0
1920  220  2258 (89) 0
1921  239  2241 (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