Smith, Sydney




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1865  323  1341 (190) 2
1866  357  1344 (190) 0
1867  291  1346 (190) 0
1868  313  1349 (190) 0
1869  314  1351 (190) 0
1870  391  1353 (190) 0
1871  411  1356 (190) 0
1872  424  1358 (190) 0
1873  479  1361 (190) 0
1874  478  1363 (190) 0
1875  505  1366 (190) 0
1876  530  1368 (190) 0
1877  495  1371 (189) 0
1878  483  1373 (189) 0
1879  481  1376 (189) 0
1880  497  1378 (189) 0
1881  532  1381 (188) 0
1882  610  1383 (188) 0
1883  687  1386 (188) 2
1884  781  1390 (188) 0
1885  728  1394 (189) 2
1886  719  1396 (191) 0
1887  652  1397 (192) 0
1888  642  1398 (194) 0
1889  639  1400 (196) 0
1890  658  1401 (198) 0
1891  674  1402 (199) 0
1892  711  1403 (201) 0
1893  732  1405 (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