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Richard L Polhamus

Richard L Polhamus


Game and tournament history  |  Rating history/progression  |  Record vs other members


USCF Rating: 792

Highest USCF Rating: 1207 (on 7/26/1993)
Lowest USCF Rating: 792 (on 2/12/2018)

Active at Arcadia Chess Club?: Yes
USCF ID: 10445299

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Tournament & Game Data


Tournaments Entered: 103
Games Played: 482 (67 wins / 372 losses / 43 draws)
Win Percentage: 18.4%
Most Recent Tournament: Winter Open - Wo14 (2/12/2018)





Top 10 Tournaments


3/6 (=10th) at Summer Challenge - Sc14 on 8/16/2015

3/6 (=10th) at Summer Open - So14 on 8/28/2017

0/3 (=11th) at Arcadia Richard Morris Memorial on 2/17/2003

2/6 (=12th) at Winter Open - Wo14 on 2/12/2018

2/6 (=12th) at Summer Challenge - U1400 on 8/18/2014

3/6 (=14th) at Fall Challenge - Fc/u1500 on 11/23/2015

2/6 (=15th) at Richard Morris Memorial - Rmm14 on 12/11/2017

1.5/5 (=15th) at Winter Pentagonal - Wpu14 on 2/13/2017

2/5 (=17th) at Istvanyi Memorial - Im14 on 10/3/2016

2/5 (=18th) at Arcadia Winter Open - U1500 on 2/9/2015





Best Wins & Draws, Worst Losses


Best Win (By Highest Rating)¹: vs Brian Cheng (1782) on 3/9/2015 at the Mel Clark Club Championship tournament

Best Win (By Rating Difference)²: Rated 832 vs Brian Cheng (1782) on 3/9/2015 at the Mel Clark Club Championship tournament

Best Draw (By Highest Rating)¹: vs Sebouh Kouladjian (1650) on 12/3/2007 at the Arcadia Richard Morris Memorial tournament

Best Draw (By Rating Difference)²: Rated 1038 vs Sebouh Kouladjian (1650) on 12/3/2007 at the Arcadia Richard Morris Memorial tournament

Worst Loss (By Lowest Rating)¹: vs Sophia Manahan (426) on 7/7/2014 at the Mcguire Open tournament

Worst Loss (By Rating Difference)²: Rated 866 vs Sophia Manahan (426) on 7/7/2014 at the Mcguire Open tournament


¹ Does not include results where opponent had a provisional rating
² Does not include results where either player had a provisional rating




USCF ratings are based on the member's post tournament rating(s) in their tournaments at Arcadia Chess Club. They may not reflect tournaments played outside of Arcadia Chess Club.