Simons, Arthur




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1849  60  2271 (91) 2
1850  57  2299 (86) 0
1851  54  2326 (79) 7
1852  52  2319 (83) 0
1853  60  2313 (85) 0
1854  59  2306 (86) 0
1855  63  2299 (86) 6

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Simons, Arthur  
Born:
Died:
 
Notes:
Name given as 'Simmonds' in Bell's Life in London of 4 Mar. 1849 (p.8), 'Simonds' in the Illustrated London News of 3 Feb. 1849 (p.75) and 'A. Simonds' in the issue of 3 Mar. 1849 (p.139), but as 'Arthur Simons' in the Chess Player's Chronicle of Mar. 1849 (p.66) and in Bell's Life in London of 9 May 1852 (p.5) and 13 June 1852 (p.8).
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 232
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 66
Periodicals
   [BCR], vol. 1, July 1853, page 222
   [BLL], 4 Mar. 1849, page 8
   [BLL], 30 June 1850, page 5
   [BLL], 9 May 1852, page 5
   [BLL], 13 June 1852, page 8
   [BLL], 18 July 1852, page 8
   [BLL], 5 June 1853, page 8
   [CP], vol. 2, 12 June 1852, page 186
   [CPC], vol. 10, Mar. 1849, page 66
   [CPC], vol. 11, Feb. 1850, page 37
   [CPC], vol. 11, Sep. 1850, page 261
   [CPC], vol. 12, May 1851, page 143
   [CPC], vol. 2, Mar. 1854, page 82
   [HC], vol. 7, 6 Nov. 1852, page 304
   [ILN], vol. 14, 3 Feb. 1849, page 75
   [ILN], vol. 14, 3 Mar. 1849, page 139
   [Reg], vol. 3, July 1851, page 205
Web
   Sericano, C.  [London, Ries' Divan 1849]

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

Kieseritzky, L.A.B.F. - Simons, A. 1851         (c)     4   -   3

Tournament data

London 1849     Ries' Divan tournament    
  Simons, A. - Lowe, E.     0 - 2    
London 1855     Kling's Coffee House Tournament    
  Simons, A. - Barnes, T.W.     2 - 4    


Player information updated: 23 Aug. 2013