Smith, Sydney




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1865  342  1311 (191) 2
1866  396  1313 (191) 0
1867  371  1315 (191) 0
1868  378  1317 (191) 0
1869  356  1319 (191) 0
1870  418  1322 (191) 0
1871  428  1324 (191) 0
1872  439  1326 (191) 0
1873  491  1328 (191) 0
1874  486  1330 (191) 0
1875  512  1333 (191) 0
1876  536  1335 (190) 0
1877  502  1337 (190) 0
1878  492  1339 (190) 0
1879  490  1342 (189) 0
1880  506  1344 (189) 0
1881  541  1346 (189) 0
1882  617  1348 (188) 0
1883  696  1350 (188) 2
1884  789  1354 (188) 0
1885  734  1358 (188) 2
1886  726  1360 (190) 0
1887  657  1362 (192) 0
1888  647  1363 (194) 0
1889  648  1365 (196) 0
1890  671  1367 (197) 0
1891  687  1369 (199) 0
1892  733  1370 (201) 0
1893  755  1372 (202) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Smith, Sydney  
Born: 1829
Died: 1909
 
Notes:
Steve Mann gives year of birth as 1828 or 1829 and year of death as 1908 or 1909 (his death was registered in the first quarter of 1909).
 
References
Periodicals
   [CPM], vol. 3, Feb. 1867, page 61
Web
   Mann, Steve.  [Yorkshire Chess History - Sydney Smith]

Tournament data

Sheffield 1865     Sheffield Athenaeum Club Tournament    
  Smith, Sy. - Cocking, G.B.     0 - 2          Cocking, G.B. gave odds of pawn and move
Sheffield 1883 (1)     Sheffield Athenaeum - Rest of Sheffield and District Match    
  Smith, Sy. - Rowley, A.B.     0.5 - 1.5    
Penistone 1885     Sheffield and District - Huddersfield and Holmfirth Match    
  Smith, Sy. - Moorhouse, Jo.     1 - 1    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Smith, Sy. - Thomas, E.C.     0.5 - 0.5    


Player information updated: 5 Jan. 2017