Knight, W.J.J.




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1872  213  2116 (135) 1
1873  210  2121 (133) 0
1874  216  2125 (131) 0
1875  220  2129 (129) 0
1876  210  2133 (126) 0
1877  196  2138 (123) 0
1878  194  2142 (120) 0
1879  193  2146 (116) 0
1880  208  2150 (112) 0
1881  234  2155 (108) 0
1882  232  2159 (103) 7
1883  260  2156 (105) 0
1884  285  2154 (107) 0
1885  290  2151 (109) 0
1886  292  2149 (110) 0
1887  303  2147 (111) 1
1888  300  2148 (113) 1
1889  302  2142 (117) 0
1890  330  2136 (120) 0
1891  348  2131 (123) 0
1892  372  2125 (126) 0
1893  375  2120 (128) 1
1894  403  2108 (132) 1
1895  432  2097 (137) 0
1896  435  2086 (141) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Knight, W.J.J.  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
The Daily News of 22 Oct. 1894 (p.3) had 'Knight, W.J.G.'.
 
References
Books
   Harding, Joseph Henry Blackburne, page 85, 128, 543, 545
Periodicals
   [BCM], vol. 7, no. 6, June 1887, page 267
   [BCM], vol. 14, no. 5, May 1894, page 193
   [BDP], 30 Jan. 1893
   [DN], no. 15151, 22 Oct. 1894, page 3
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1730, 19 Nov. 1871, page 2
   [Era], vol. 34, no. 1738, 14 Jan. 1872, page 4
   [WP], vol. 4, no. 9, 1 Jan. 1872, page 153
Web
   [West London Chess Club: Past Officers]

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

Frankenstein, E.N. - Knight, W.J.J. 1882         (f)     4   -   3

Tournament data

London, England 1872 (1)     City of London Club Handicap    
  Knight, W.J.J. - Lord, J.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Knight, W.J.J. - Burroughs, F.C.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Knight, W.J.J. - Burroughs, F.C.     1 - 0    
London, England 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Knight, W.J.J. - Jowett, W.W.     1 - 0    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Knight, W.J.J. - Aspa, R.     1 - 0    
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Knight, W.J.J. - Beebee, J.H.     0 - 1    
London, England 1894 (4)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Knight, W.J.J. - Biaggini, C.E.     0 - 1    
London, England 1896 (3)     North of the Thames - South of the Thames Match    
  Knight, W.J.J. - Phillips, T. (2)     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 27 Apr. 2021