Hammond, R.K.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1866  313  1904 (89) 5
1867  296  1908 (83) 20
1868  289  1926 (85) 8
1869  298  1923 (88) 0
1870  338  1920 (88) 0
1871  347  1917 (86) 10
1872  347  1927 (87) 15

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Hammond, R.K.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Age of 31 Mar. 1866 (p.6) has 'T.K. Hammond'. The Australasian of 12 Dec. 1868 (p.12) has 'N.K. Hammond'.
 
References
Books
   Chess Association of Victoria, Victoria versus New South Wales 1870, page 3
Periodicals
   [Age], 31 Mar. 1866, page 6
   [Arg], 28 Mar. 1866, page 5
   [Aus], vol. 2, 8 June 1867, page 716
   [Aus], vol. 5, 12 Dec. 1868, page 12
   [Aus], vol. 12, 25 May 1872, page 653
   [CW], vol. 3, Sep. 1867, page 228
   [SyM], 19 Nov. 1870

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

Hammond, R.K. - Coates, E.J. 1868         (f)     4   -   4
Hammond, R.K. - A'Beckett, E.F. 1872         (f)     3   -   0

Tournament data

Melbourne 1866     Victorian Tournament    
  Hammond, R.K. - Ellis, L.     2 - 3          Ellis, L. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Melbourne 1867     Melbourne Club Handicap Tournament     9  /  20      odds player in knight for two moves class
Melbourne 1871     Melbourne Club Handicap Tournament    
  Hammond, R.K. - Trowell, T.J.     2 - 0    
  Hammond, R.K. - Long (2)     1 - 0    
  Hammond, R.K. - Thompson (4)     1 - 2          Thompson (4) gave odds of pawn and move
  Hammond, R.K. - Chamier, A.F.     0 - 1    
  Hammond, R.K. - Phillips, L.S.     1 - 2          Phillips, L.S. gave odds of pawn and two moves
Melbourne 1872     Melbourne Club Handicap    
  Hammond, R.K. - Goldsmith, B.     1 - 0          Hammond, R.K. gave odds of pawn and move
  Hammond, R.K. - Runting, W.J.     1 - 0    
  Hammond, R.K. - Goldsmith, L.     0 - 1          Goldsmith, L. gave odds of pawn and two moves
  Hammond, R.K. - Stephen, W.R.     0 - 1          Stephen, W.R. gave odds of pawn and move
  Hammond, R.K. - Trowell, T.J.     2 - 1    
  Hammond, R.K. - Chamier, A.F.     2.5 - 1.5    
  Hammond, R.K. - Henderson, R.C.     0 - 2          Hammond, R.K. gave odds of pawn and move


Player information updated: 5 May 2020