Cordel, Oskar




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1867  13  2534 (102) 4
1868  15  2513 (105) 0
1869  18  2492 (107) 0
1870  23  2471 (109) 0
1871  26  2450 (110) 0
1872  29  2429 (111) 0
1873  30  2409 (111) 0
1874  41  2388 (111) 0
1875  52  2367 (111) 0
1876  62  2346 (110) 0
1877  67  2325 (108) 0
1878  78  2304 (106) 0
1879  87  2283 (103) 5
1880  103  2270 (99) 0
1881  124  2256 (95) 2
1882  137  2250 (93) 0
1883  162  2244 (90) 0
1884  176  2239 (87) 0
1885  187  2233 (81) 0
1886  191  2227 (75) 0
1887  205  2221 (65) 19

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Cordel, Oskar  
Born: 18 Dec. 1843
Died: 14 May 1913
 
Notes:
The 31 Aug. 1867 issue of Bell's Life in London (p.9) has 'Corbel'. The 12 Jun. 1868 issue of the Philadelphia Daily Evening Bulletin has 'O. Cordell'.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 76
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 79
   Renette and Zavatarelli, Neumann, Hirschfeld and Suhle, page 260, 371
Periodicals
   [BLL], 20 Feb. 1864, page 2
   [BLL], 31 Aug. 1867, page 9
   [BLL], 28 Dec. 1867, page 10
   [BLL], 26 Nov. 1870, page 9
   [BLL], 29 July 1871, page 12
   [BLL], 17 Aug. 1872, page 11
   [CPM], vol. 1, Nov. 1863, page 152
   [CW], vol. 2, Mar. 1866, page 12
   [CW], vol. 2, Sep. 1866, page 211
   [CW], vol. 2, Feb. 1867, page 370
   [Era], vol. 30, 17 Nov. 1867, page 7
   [ILN], vol. 46, 10 June 1865, page 563
   [ILN], vol. 47, 9 Dec. 1865, page 571
   [NYC], 20 June 1868
   [PDEB], 12 June 1868
   [Sph], vol. 1, 1 Jan. 1866, page 285
Web
   Hoppe, Frank.  [Chronik des Jahres 1892]
   Sericano, C.  [Maestri di scacchi dell'800]

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

Cordel, O. - Neumann, G.R.L. 1867         (c)     3   -   1

Tournament data

Memel 1879     2nd East German Chess Congress     3.5  /  5
Berlin 1881 (3)     2nd German Chess Federation Congress - Hauptturnier I     0  /  2
Berlin 1887 (1)     Berlin Chess Club Tournament     3.5  /  11
Berlin 1887 (2)     Berlin Chess Club 60th Anniversary Festival - 1st Class Tournament     2  /  8


Player information updated: 5 May 2020