Foster, Benjamin




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1883  32  2490 (99) 3
1884  33  2478 (99) 0
1885  35  2466 (98) 0
1886  40  2454 (96) 0
1887  47  2442 (93) 5

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Foster, Benjamin R.  
Born: 13 Feb. 1851
Died: 1 Jan. 1926
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 125
   Gilberg, Fifth American Chess Congress, page 497
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 11, 23, 35, 36, 76
Web
   Brennen, Neil R.  [Confidential Email from The Historian]
   Cree, Graeme.  [1886 Steinitz-Zukertort World Championship Match]
   [Steinitz vs. Zukertort 1886, Part 1], page 2
   [Steinitz vs. Zukertort 1886, Part 2], page 3

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

Foster, B.R. - Zukertort, J.H. 1883         (c)     2   -   1
Hodges, A.B. - Foster, B.R. 1887         (c)     3   -   2


Player information updated: 22 Jul. 2020