Richardson, Philip




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1876  101  2268 (74) 10
1877  92  2281 (79) 0
1878  88  2294 (81) 0
1879  83  2308 (82) 0
1880  82  2321 (81) 0
1881  83  2334 (79) 0
1882  85  2347 (75) 0
1883  92  2360 (69) 1
1884  81  2387 (61) 10
1885  78  2392 (65) 2
1886  85  2386 (69) 0
1887  87  2380 (70) 2
1888  84  2379 (72) 2
1889  82  2379 (74) 0
1890  83  2378 (74) 0
1891  84  2378 (72) 0
1892  87  2378 (67) 3
1893  82  2380 (64) 0
1894  81  2381 (57) 10
1895  76  2391 (57) 10
1896  69  2403 (64) 0
1897  60  2415 (67) 0
1898  54  2427 (67) 3
1899  50  2433 (70) 1
1900  45  2447 (73) 6
1901  54  2426 (82) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Richardson, Philip  
Born: 12 Nov. 1841
Died: 28 Sep. 1920
 
Notes:
Hilbert gives birth date 12-10-1841 in his book on Leonard, but gives 12-11-1841 in his article on Helms. Gaige gives birth date 12-11-1841. Hilbert gives death date as 29-09-1920 in his article on Helms. Gaige gives death date 28-09-1920.
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 353
   Hilbert, Napier, page 8
   Hilbert, Tragic Life of Leonard, page 25
   Hilbert, Writings in Chess History, page 379
   Hillyer, Thomas Frère, page 116
   Hooper and Whyld, Oxford Companion (1st ed.), page 282
   van Winsen, James Mason in America, page 38, 127, 301
   Winter, A Chess Omnibus, page 134, 323
Periodicals
   [BET], 20 Apr. 1906, page 9
   [GWT], 23 Aug. 1867
   [NYC], 26 Nov. 1859
Web
   Hilbert, John S.  [Hermann Helms and Correspondence Chess Coverage in the Brooklyn Daily Eagle]

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

Zukertort, J.H. - Richardson, P. 1883         (c)     1   -   0
Lasker, Em. - Richardson, P. 1892         (f)     0.5   -   0.5
Pillsbury, H.N. - Richardson, P. 1894         (c)     4   -   2
Steinitz, W. - Richardson, P. 1898         (c)     1.5   -   0.5
Janowsky, D.M. - Richardson, P. 1899         (f)     1   -   0
Lipschutz, S. - Richardson, P. 1900         (f)     3   -   3
Lasker, Em. - Richardson, P. 1901         (f)     1   -   0

Tournament data

New York 1876 (1)     Cafe International Tournament     6  /  12
New York 1884     Manhattan Club Championship     6.5  /  10
New York 1885 (3)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Loyd, S.     1 - 0    
New York 1885 (4)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Loyd, S.     1 - 0    
New York 1887 (2)     Manhattan Club - New York Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Delmar, E. (1)     0.5 - 1.5    
New York 1888 (2)     Manhattan Club - Columbia Club Match (Round 1)    
  Richardson, P. - Rosenbaum, A. (2)     1 - 0    
New York 1888 (3)     Manhattan Club - Columbia Club Match (Round 2)    
  Richardson, P. - Schubert, C.     1 - 0    
New York 1892 (1)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Halpern, J.C.     0 - 1    
New York 1892 (2)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Halpern, J.C.     1 - 0    
New York 1894 (3)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Kemeny, E.     0 - 1    
New York 1894 (4)     Brooklyn Club - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Halpern, J.C.     0 - 1    
New York 1894 (5)     Brooklyn Club - Newark Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Hymes, N.     1 - 0    
Newark 1894     Brooklyn Club - Newark Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Hymes, N.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (2)     Brooklyn - Manhattan Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Schmidt, L.     1 - 0    
Newark 1895 (1)     Brooklyn Club - Newark Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Hymes, N.     1 - 0    
New York 1895 (13)     Brooklyn - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Roche, T.H.     0.5 - 0.5    
New York 1895 (15)     Brooklyn - New York City Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Delmar, E. (1)     0 - 1    
Skaneateles 1895 (1)     New York State Chess Association - Staats-Zeitung Cup Competition     3.5  /  6
New York 1898 (5)     Brooklyn Club - Cosmopolitan Club Match    
  Richardson, P. - Koehler, G.H.     1 - 0    
Boston, Massachusetts 1906 (2)     New England - Boston Match    
  Richardson, P. - Klein, H. (1)     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 1 Sept. 2022