Kupchik, Abraham




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1912  44  2447 (51) 11
1913  41  2450 (36) 47
1914  33  2458 (42) 2
1915  28  2469 (34) 57
1916  16  2512 (38) 30
1917  2541 (48) 0
1918  2570 (48) 15
1919  2563 (49) 6
1920  2549 (49) 18
1921  10  2548 (54) 1
1922  11  2549 (54) 0
1923  13  2549 (47) 13
1924  19  2531 (44) 11
1925  19  2533 (38) 29
1926  11  2543 (33) 49
1927  14  2535 (38) 23
1928  11  2534 (40) 15
1929  14  2514 (41) 18
1930  14  2505 (43) 12
1931  20  2495 (44) 11
1932  13  2502 (47) 1
1933  12  2514 (42) 16
1934  10  2531 (38) 29
1935  17  2504 (38) 16
1936  30  2480 (35) 38
1937  55  2433 (41) 12
1938  53  2433 (42) 18
1939  59  2425 (50) 2
1940  49  2427 (52) 16

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Kupchik, Abraham  
Born: 15 Mar. 1892
Died: 26 Nov. 1970
 
Notes:
Gaige has date of birth as 15-03-1892; Woodger has date of birth as 15-05-1892.
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 309
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1921-1930, page 329
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1931-1935, page 391
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1936-1940, page 361
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 233
   Skinner and Verhoeven, Alexander Alekhine's Chess Games, page 359
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 143
   Woodger, Reuben Fine, page 351

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

Kupchik, A. - Kline, H.P. 1912         (f)     5   -   2
Kupchik, A. - Marder, A. 1912         (f)     3.5   -   0.5
Kupchik, A. - Blanco, R. 1913         (f)     3.5   -   2.5
Duras, O. - Kupchik, A. 1913         (f)     2   -   1
Kupchik, A. - Bernstein, J. 1916         (f)     3.5   -   1.5
Torre, C. - Kupchik, A. 1925         (f)     4   -   3

Tournament data

New York 1913 (1)     New York Tournament     6.5  /  13
Havana 1913     Havana Tournament     6.5  /  14
New York 1913 (2)     Rice Club Tournament     7  /  11
New York 1914 (5)     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Shipley, W.P.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1914 (7)     Manhattan Chess Club - Brooklyn Chess Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Black, R.T.     1 - 0    
New York 1915 (5)     New York State Chess Association Tournament    
  Kupchik, A. - Chajes, O.     1 - 0    
  Kupchik, A. - Schroeder, M.     1 - 0    
  Kupchik, A. - Jaffe, C.     1 - 0    
  Kupchik, A. - Lasker, Ed.     1 - 0    
New York 1915 (6)     Progressive Club Championship     8.5  /  12
New York 1915 (7)     New York Tournament     7  /  14
New York 1915 (8)     Metropolitan Chess League Individual Championship     7.5  /  15
Philadelphia 1915     Franklin Chess Club - Manhattan Chess Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Sharp, S.T.     1 - 0    
New York 1915 (9)     Manhattan Club Championship     10  /  12
New York 1916 (1)     New York Tournament - Preliminary Section     8.5  /  13
New York 1916 (2)     New York Tournament - Final Section     1.5  /  4
New York 1916 (5)     Manhattan Club Championship - Preliminary Section     5.5  /  6
New York 1916 (6)     Manhattan Club Championship - Final Section     2.5  /  3
New York 1916 (7)     Rice Progressive Club Championship    
  Kupchik, A. - Kostic, B.     0.5 - 1.5    
New York 1918 (5)     New York State Chess Association - Section II     5  /  5
New York 1918 (6)     New York State Chess Association - Final    
  Kupchik, A. - Chajes, O.     0.5 - 0.5    
Rye Beach 1918     Rye Beach Tournament     8.5  /  9
Troy 1919     41st New York State Chess Association Congress - Championship     4.5  /  6
New York 1920 (1)     Manhattan Chess Club Championship     6.5  /  9
New York 1920 (2)     Rice Progressive Chess Club Championship     7.5  /  9
New York 1921 (1)     Marshall Club - Progressive Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Marshall, F.J.     1 - 0    
Lake Hopatcong 1923     9th American Chess Congress     10.5  /  13
New York 1924 (3)     Manhattan Club Championship     8  /  11
Cedar Point 1925     26th Western Chess Association Tournament     11.5  /  13
New York 1925 (4)     Manhattan Club Championship     7  /  9
Lake Hopatcong 1926     Pan-American Tournament     5  /  8
Chicago 1926 (3)     27th Western Chess Association Meeting - Master Tournament     7.5  /  12
New York 1926 (2)     Rice Memorial Tournament     4  /  6
New York 1926 (3)     Manhattan Club Championship     12  /  14
New York 1926 (4)     Rice Progressive Club Championship     6  /  9
New York 1927 (3)     Manhattan Club Championship     10.5  /  14
Kalamazoo 1927 (1)     1st National Chess Federation Congress     6  /  8
London, England and New York 1927     London - New York Insull Trophy Cable Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Michell, R.P.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1928 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     6  /  8
Bradley Beach 1928     Bradley Beach Tournament     5  /  7
Bradley Beach 1929     Bradley Beach Tournament     5.5  /  9
New York 1929 (5)     Manhattan Club Championship     6.5  /  9
New York 1930 (3)     Manhattan Club - Hungarian Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Bartha, F.     1 - 0    
New York 1930 (6)     Manhattan Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Marshall, F.J.     0 - 1    
New York 1930 (7)     Manhattan Club Championship     7  /  10
New York 1931 (6)     New York International Tournament     5.5  /  11
New York 1932 (7)     Manhattan Club - Rice Progressive Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Liebenstein, H.     1 - 0    
New York 1933 (2)     Manhattan Club Championship     7  /  9
  Kupchik, A. - Willman, R.     3.5 - 2.5    
New York 1933 (9)     Marshall Club - Manhattan Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Marshall, F.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Syracuse 1934     Syracuse International Tournament     9.5  /  14
New York 1934 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     11  /  13
  Kupchik, A. - Kashdan, I.I.     1 - 0    
New York 1934 (3)     Manhattan Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Kevitz, A.     1 - 0    
New York 1935 (1)     Manhattan Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Santasiere, A.E.     1 - 0    
Philadelphia 1935     Manhattan Club - Mercantile Library Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Levin, J.     0.5 - 0.5    
Warsaw 1935 (2)     6th Olympiad     10  /  14
New York 1936 (4)     Manhattan Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Marshall, F.J.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1936 (9)     U.S. Championship - Final     9  /  15
Philadelphia 1936 (1)     37th American Chess Federation Congress - Preliminary 1     9  /  11
Philadelphia 1936 (5)     37th American Chess Federation Congress - Championship     7  /  11
New York 1937 (1)     Manhattan Club Championship     5.5  /  11
New York 1937 (2)     Philadelphia - Manhattan Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Winkelman, B.F.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1938 (2)     Manhattann Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Polland, D.S.     1 - 0    
New York 1938 (3)     2nd USA Championship - Final     8.5  /  16
New York 1938 (5)     Manhattan Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Polland, D.S.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1939 (1)     Manhattan Club - Rice Progressive Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Bernstein, J.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1939 (3)     Manhattan Club - Marshall Club Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Fine, R.     0 - 1    
New York 1939 (13)     Manhattan Club - New Jersey League Match    
  Kupchik, A. - Neidich, L.     1 - 0    
New York 1940 (8)     3rd U.S.A. Championship - Final     9.5  /  16


Player information updated: 13 Feb. 2024