FOR PLAYERS ACTIVE IN NORTHERN IRELAND

i.e. rated by UCU during the last 4 quarters

 

Ratings as at 27 January 2019

The table below compares the classic FIDE ratings with the classic UCU ratings of players active in Northern Ireland over the past 12 months. FIDE (World Chess Federation) employs the ELO rating sytem. Since 2015, the UCU (Ulster Chess Union) has been using Stephenson's Sticko rating system.

 

 

  

 

 

  Name

 

FIDE Rating

 

UCU Rating

 

Difference

 

Club

 

  1

 

 

  Gabor Horvath

 

2252

 

1880

 

-372

 

Strand

 

  2

 

 

  David Houston

 

2235

 

2080

 

-155

 

Ballynafeigh

 

  3

 

 

  Steve Scannell

 

2153

 

1944

 

-209

 

Ballynafeigh

 

  4

 

 

  Thomas Donaldson

 

2065

 

1961

 

-104

 

Strand

 

  5

 

 

  John Cairns

 

2036

 

1828

 

-208

 

Fruithill

 

  6

 

 

  Stephen Rush

 

2035

 

1941

 

-94

 

QUB

 

  7

 

 

  Mike Redman

 

2021

 

1824

 

-197

 

Strand

 

  8

 

 

  Danny Roberts

 

2019

 

1870

 

-149

 

Civil Service

 

  9

 

 

  Sergio Esteve-Sanchez

 

2014

 

1815

 

-199

 

QUB

 

  10

 

 

  Jacob Flynn

  

 

1968

 

1707

 

-261

 

Strand

 

  11

 

 

  Jonathon Peoples

 

1932

 

1681

 

-251

 

City of Derry

 

  12

 

 

  John Masterson

 

1885

 

1799

 

-86

 

Fruithill

 

  13

 

 

  Gareth Annesley

 

1885

 

1907

 

+22

 

Northern Lights

 

  14

 

 

  Daniil Zelenchuk

 

1817

 

1841

 

+24

 

Strand

 

  15

 

 

  James McDonnell

 

1816

 

1725

 

-91

 

NO CLUB

 

  16

 

 

  Alex Goss

  

 

1775

 

1678

 

-97

 

Strand

 

  17

 

 

  Samuel Flanagan

 

1730

 

1712

 

-18

 

Belfast South

 

  18

 

 

  Heilke Gorter

 

1725

 

1476

 

-249

 

NO CLUB

 

  19

 

 

  John McKenna

 

1690

 

1504

 

-186

 

Belfast South

 

  20

 

 

  Cecil Sloan

 

1649

 

1673

 

+24

 

Belfast South

 

  21

 

 

  Pat Coleman

  

 

1620

 

1692

 

+72

 

Strand

 

  22

 

 

  Graeme McCormick

 

1611

 

1667

 

+56

 

Belfast South

 

  23

 

 

  Cathal Murphy

 

1605

 

1365

 

-240

 

Belfast South

 

  24

 

 

  Chris Armstrong

 

1601

 

1437

 

-164

 

Belfast South

 

  25

 

 

  Antonio Mendes Curado

 

1566

 

1543

 

-23

 

Ballynafeigh

 

  26

 

  Andrew Todd

  

 

1527

 

1425

 

-102

 

Bangor

 

  27

 

  Dexter Harris

  

 

1101

 

1030

 

-71

 

Strand

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

Average

FIDE Rating

 

Average

UCU Rating

 

Average

Difference

 

 

 

 

 

 

  DIFFERENCE

 

1827.15

 

1703.89

 

-123.26

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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