Number of games in database: 24
Years covered: 1876 to 1911
Overall record: +11 -7 =6 (58.3%)*
* Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.
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|D00|| ||Queen's Pawn Game (3 games)||D05|| ||Queen's Pawn Game (2 games)||C45|| ||Scotch Game (2 games)||D60|| ||Queen's Gambit Declined, Orthodox Defense (2 games)||B32|| ||Sicilian (2 games)||B73|| ||Sicilian, Dragon, Classical (2 games)|
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(born Mar-03-1867, died Oct-16-1920) United Kingdom
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|William Ward won the City of London Chess Club Championship in 1905-06, 1908-09, 1909-10, and 1910-11. He finished =2d at the 1905 BCF Championship, 2d at the 1908 BCF Championship (both behind Henry Ernest Atkins). He lost a match to Frank James Marshall in 1902 (+2 =0 -4).|
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|Jul-05-12|| ||whiteshark: The pessimist complains about De Wind; |
the optimist expects it to change;
the realist adjusts the sails.
-William Arthur Ward
|Aug-22-12|| ||Karpova: Ward won the Championship Tournament of the City of London Chess Club (for the 5th time) which ended at the beginning of March 1909. Standing after 17 rounds:|
1. W. Ward 15.0
2. J. H. Blake 13.5
3. G. E. Wainwright 12.0
4. E. C. Sergeant 11.5
5. C. J. Woon 10.0
6-7. R. P. Michell 9.5
6-7. J. P. Savage 9.5
8. E. O. Jones 9.0
9 - 15 ?
16. Mortimer 5.0
From pages 251-252 of the 1909 'Wiener Schachzeitung'
|Mar-18-13|| ||FSR: <Karpova> It was a round-robin. The other players were:|
9. W.E. Allnutt 8.0
10. Henry Stephens Barlow 7.5
11. Percy Rawle Gibbs 7.5
12. Arthur John Curnock 7.0
13. J.F. Allcock 6.5
14. E. Morgan 6.5
15. T.R.E. Ross 5.5
17. H.B. Uber 5
18. Percy E. Heale 4.5
Gino Di Felice, Chess Results 1901-1920, p. 282.
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