Hooke, George




Ratings

Year       Rank    Edo    Dev.   Games 
1882  146  2228 (61) 11
1883  157  2239 (57) 0
1884  157  2251 (48) 9
1885  117  2309 (41) 22
1886  98  2342 (43) 24
1887  111  2326 (55) 1
1888  125  2309 (62) 1
1889  152  2283 (67) 1
1890  164  2270 (71) 1
1891  167  2269 (75) 1
1892  167  2272 (78) 0
1893  169  2275 (80) 1
1894  166  2275 (83) 1
1895  171  2273 (85) 0
1896  177  2270 (86) 3
1897  192  2254 (91) 1
1898  213  2239 (97) 1
1899  230  2224 (102) 0
1900  239  2208 (108) 0
1901  264  2193 (112) 0
1902  303  2178 (116) 0
1903  342  2162 (119) 1

Rating table notes

Biographical data
Name: Hooke, George Archer  
Born: 28 Feb. 1857
Died: 8 Dec. 1934
 
References
Books
   Gaige, Chess Personalia, page 178
   Harding, Eminent Victorian Chess Players, page 149
   Hilbert and Lahde, Albert Beauregard Hodges, page 243
   Sergeant, Century of British Chess, page 193, 197
Periodicals
   [CML], vol. 5, Nov. 1883, page 67
   [CML], vol. 6, Jan. 1885, page 131
   [CPC], vol. 8, 6 Aug. 1884, page 62
Web
   Loy, Jim.  [The King Hunt]
   Winter, Edward.  [CN 5217. Blake v Hooke]

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

Hooke, G.A. - Wainwright, G.E. 1885         (f)     7.5   -   6.5

Tournament data

Manchester 1882 (2)     12th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class II     7.5  /  11
London, England 1884 (3)     City of London Club 3rd Class - Cambridge University Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Keynes, J.N.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1884 (10)     Simpson's Divan Handicap - Section B     2  /  8      odds player in pawn and move class
London, England 1885 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Plunkett, H.C.     0.5 - 0.5    
Hereford 1885 (1)     15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Class IA     4.5  /  6
Hereford 1885 (6)     15th Counties Chess Association Meeting - Handicap Tournament    
  Hooke, G.A. - Jacobs, H.L.     0 - 1    
London, England 1886 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Wayte, W.     1 - 0    
London, England 1886 (7)     2nd British Chess Association Congress - Amateur Championship Tourney     13.5  /  18
London, England 1886 (9)     British Chess Club 2nd Class Tourney     3.5  /  5
London, England 1887 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Lewis, F.H.     1 - 0    
London, England 1888 (1)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Ballard, W.R.     1 - 0    
London, England 1889 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Gattie, W.M.     0 - 1    
London, England 1890 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Minchin, J.I.     0 - 1    
London, England 1891 (2)     British Chess Club - City of London Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Sonneborn, W.     1 - 0    
London, England 1891 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Jackson, E.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
Birmingham 1893     North and South Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Hollins, F.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1894 (1)     North and South Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Marriott, A.R.     1 - 0    
London, England 1896 (1)     City of London Club - Metropolitan Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Bowles, C.W.     1 - 0    
London, England 1896 (2)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Deighton, F.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1896 (3)     North of the Thames - South of the Thames Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Trenchard, H.W.     1 - 0    
London, England 1896 (5)     City of London Club - Athenaeum Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Ropes, A.R.     1 - 0    
London, England 1897 (2)     City of London Club - St. George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Gattie, W.M.     0.5 - 0.5    
London, England 1898 (3)     City of London - Saint George's Club Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Richardson, H.A.     1 - 0    
London, England and New York 1903     8th Anglo-American Cable Match    
  Hooke, G.A. - Helms, H.     0 - 1    


Player information updated: 23 Aug. 2019