Jacobs, Herbert




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1884  120  2285 (63) 7
1885  119  2294 (51) 11
1886  117  2304 (47) 18
1887  121  2306 (53) 5
1888  115  2312 (57) 1
1889  117  2309 (58) 3
1890  143  2291 (59) 1
1891  142  2289 (57) 1
1892  144  2294 (51) 12
1893  134  2311 (54) 0
1894  121  2329 (50) 1
1895  96  2349 (38) 32
1896  116  2326 (37) 24
1897  90  2351 (38) 29
1898  75  2374 (47) 1
1899  63  2395 (47) 6
1900  56  2411 (43) 15
1901  75  2383 (41) 22
1902  102  2341 (45) 11
1903  120  2316 (51) 1
1904  147  2298 (50) 12
1905  172  2279 (58) 1
1906  191  2270 (62) 0
1907  210  2262 (63) 0
1908  218  2253 (60) 0
1909  245  2244 (52) 11
1910  222  2253 (52) 1
1911  196  2272 (47) 9
1912  166  2287 (43) 11
1913  127  2312 (38) 30
1914  111  2319 (40) 19
1915  109  2308 (44) 10
1916  134  2285 (47) 10
1917  157  2255 (48) 7
1918  186  2220 (49) 6
1919  168  2232 (47) 12
1920  176  2230 (47) 11
1921  125  2252 (49) 21

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Jacobs, Herbert Levi  
Born: 16 June 1863
Died: 11 Feb. 1950
 
References
Books
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1747-1900, page 227
   Di Felice, Chess Results, 1901-1920, page 307
   Forster, Amos Burn, page 961
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 190
   Hilbert, Napier, page 239, 250
   Reichhelm and Shipley, Chess in Philadelphia, page 22
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 201, 202
   Thulin, Name index to CTC, page 120
Periodicals
   [LW], 10 May 1884, page 442

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

Jacobs, H.L. - Bayliss, W. 1884         (f)     3.5   -   1.5
Jacobs, H.L. - Block, T. 1889         (f)     1.5   -   0.5
Jones, Ed.O. - Jacobs, H.L. 1895         (f)     6.5   -   2.5
Jacobs, H.L. - Jackson, E.M. 1895         (f)     5   -   1
Trenchard, H.W. - Jacobs, H.L. 1896         (f)     5   -   5
Trenchard, H.W. - Jacobs, H.L. 1897         (f)     4.5   -   6.5
Jacobs, H.L. - Ward, W. 1901         (f)     9   -   7

Tournament data

Brighton 1884 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Leuliette, L.     1 - 1    
London 1885 (1)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Downer, G.R.     1 - 0    
Brighton 1885 (2)     Surrey - Sussex County Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Downer, G.R.     1 - 1    
Hereford 1885 (1)     15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class IA     3.5  /  6
Hereford 1885 (6)     15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Hooke, G.A.     1 - 0    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Lambert, C.J.     0 - 1    
London 1886 (7)     2nd British Chess Association Congress - Amateur Championship Tourney     12  /  18
London 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Wyvill, M.     1 - 0    
Stamford 1887 (3)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Pollock, W.H.K.     0 - 1          Pollock, W.H.K. gave odds of the move
Stamford 1887 (4)     Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class I, Division II     8.5  /  9
London 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Owen, J.     1 - 0    
London 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Gover, F.F.     1 - 0    
London 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Jackson, E.M.     0 - 1    
Rochester, Kent 1891     Kent - Surrey County Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Lewis, L.W.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1892 (6)     7th British Chess Association Congress - Amateur Championship     6  /  12
London 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Atkins, H.E.     0.5 - 0.5    
Llandudno 1895 (1)     3rd Craigside Tournament     6  /  6
Llandudno 1895 (2)     4th Craigside Tournament     2  /  4
Hastings 1895 (2)     7th British Amateur Championship - Section II     4  /  7
London 1896 (1)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Jackson, E.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
Clifton 1896 (1)     Southern Counties Congress - Class I     5  /  9
London 1896 (7)     London Tournament     0  /  4
London 1897 (1)     Cable Team Selection Tournament     5.5  /  9
London and New York 1897     2nd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - McCutcheon, J.L.     1 - 0    
London and Leeds 1897     City of London Club - Yorkshire Chess Association Telephone Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Atkinson, Wa.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1897 (4)     City of London Club Summer Tournament     3.5  /  7
London and New York 1898     3rd Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Robinson, A.K.     1 - 0    
London and New York 1899 (1)     4th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Voigt, H.G.     0.5 - 0.5    
London 1899 (1)     City of London Championship Final     3.5  /  5
London and New York 1900     5th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Bampton, S.W.     1 - 0    
Bath 1900 (1)     Southern Counties Chess Union Tournament - Class I     11.5  /  14
London and New York 1901     6th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Newman, C.J.     0 - 1    
London 1901 (1)     11th City of London Chess Club Championship     17.5  /  21
Norwich, Norfolk 1902     Southern Counties Chess Union Tournament     6  /  11
London and New York 1903     8th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Delmar, E. (1)     0.5 - 0.5    
Hastings 1904 (1)     London League - Three Unions Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Atkins, H.E.     0 - 1    
Hastings 1904 (3)     1st British Chess Federation Championship     4.5  /  11
London 1905 (3)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Jones, Ed.O.     0.5 - 0.5    
London and New York 1909     11th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Ruth, W.A.     1 - 0    
Scarborough 1909     6th British Chess Federation Championship     2  /  10
London 1910 (1)     City of London Club - Dutch Chess Federation Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - van Foreest, D.     0 - 1    
London 1911 (1)     City of London - North Manchester Club Match    
  Jacobs, H.L. - Wolstencroft, A.     1 - 0    
Tunbridge Wells 1911     Kent and Sussex Counties Chess Association Tournament     5  /  9
Richmond 1912 (1)     9th British Chess Federation Championship     5.5  /  11
Cheltenham 1913 (1)     10th British Chess Federation Championship     6  /  11
London 1913 (2)     23rd City of London Club Championship - Preliminary Section B     8  /  11
London 1913 (4)     23rd City of London Club Championship - Final     2.5  /  8
London 1914 (1)     24th City of London Club Championship - Preliminary Section A     8.5  /  12
London 1914 (3)     24th City of London Club Championship - Final     3  /  7
London 1915     City of London Club Championship     6.5  /  10
London 1916 (2)     26th City of London Club Championship     6.5  /  10
London 1917     27th City of London Club Championship     4  /  7
London 1918 (1)     28th City of London Club Championship     1  /  6
London 1919 (1)     29th City of London Club Championship     7  /  12
Edinburgh 1920 (2)     13th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     3.5  /  11
Malvern 1921     14th British Chess Federation Congress - Championship     4.5  /  11
London 1921 (1)     31st City of London Chess Club Championship     7.5  /  11


Player information updated: 25 Mar. 2017