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Paul E Littlewood
Number of games in database: 174
Years covered: 1974 to 2018
Last FIDE rating: 2347
Highest rating achieved in database: 2410

Overall record: +64 -53 =57 (53.2%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

With the White pieces:
 Queen's Indian (9) 
    E14 E12 E17 E15
 Queen's Pawn Game (7) 
    A40 E10 A50 A46 E00
 King's Indian (7) 
    E97 E62 E67 E93 E60
 Grunfeld (6) 
    D94 D91 D85 D82
 Modern Benoni (5) 
    A67 A56 A70
 Sicilian (5) 
    B99 B22 B31 B44
With the Black pieces:
 Ruy Lopez (22) 
    C84 C89 C91 C96 C90
 Ruy Lopez, Closed (17) 
    C84 C91 C89 C96 C90
 Sicilian (12) 
    B52 B54 B22 B31 B90
 King's Indian (9) 
    E94 E62 E98 E82 E63
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E53 E39 E33 E32 E52
 Queen's Pawn Game (5) 
    A45 A46 D02 E10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   P Littlewood vs S Kindermann, 1978 1-0
   A Galliano vs P Littlewood, 2010 0-1
   Miles vs P Littlewood, 1984 0-1
   Hebden vs P Littlewood, 1982 1/2-1/2
   K Regan vs P Littlewood, 1982 0-1
   P Littlewood vs Ftacnik, 1980 1-0

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   Hastings 1981/82 (1981)
   British Championship (2005)
   Hastings 1980/81 (1980)
   British Championship (2010)
   British Championship (2009)

   🏆 4NCL Div 1a 2018/19
   P Littlewood vs M P Townsend (Nov-11-18) 1/2-1/2
   P Littlewood vs Szymon Pozimski (Nov-10-18) 1-0
   P Littlewood vs Robert Starley (Jan-14-18) 1-0
   D Ciuksyte vs P Littlewood (Jan-13-18) 1-0
   P Littlewood vs R Phillips (Nov-12-17) 1/2-1/2

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(born Jan-18-1956, 64 years old) United Kingdom

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Paul Edwin Littlewood was born in Skegness, Lincolnshire, England. Awarded the IM title in 1979, he won the British Championship in 1981. He is the son of John Eric Littlewood.

 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 174  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. B Feustel vs P Littlewood  1-0201974London, ENGA05 Reti Opening
2. P Littlewood vs M Fuller 1-0181976'Maxelo'B06 Robatsch
3. P Littlewood vs Speelman  0-1321978Robert Silk Int tB22 Sicilian, Alapin
4. P Littlewood vs P Giulian  1-0411978BCF-chC02 French, Advance
5. A P Ashby vs P Littlewood 0-1521978BCF-chC44 King's Pawn Game
6. P Littlewood vs Speelman  ½-½221978BCF-chB44 Sicilian
7. J Littlewood vs P Littlewood  ½-½511978BCF-chA07 King's Indian Attack
8. P Littlewood vs A J Mestel 1-0391978BCF-chA07 King's Indian Attack
9. P Littlewood vs Plaskett  ½-½271978BCF-chA07 King's Indian Attack
10. A J Whiteley vs P Littlewood  ½-½321978BCF-chE39 Nimzo-Indian, Classical, Pirc Variation
11. P Clarke vs P Littlewood  ½-½591978BCF-chE10 Queen's Pawn Game
12. P Littlewood vs J Cooper  ½-½431978BCF-chC02 French, Advance
13. P Littlewood vs R Bellin  ½-½571978BCF-chC86 Ruy Lopez, Worrall Attack
14. S Taulbut vs P Littlewood  0-1331978BCF-chC84 Ruy Lopez, Closed
15. A Malachi vs P Littlewood  0-13519782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenC41 Philidor Defense
16. P Littlewood vs L D Evans 1-03819782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
17. P Littlewood vs N E Povah  1-04719782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenB13 Caro-Kann, Exchange
18. Y Rantanen vs P Littlewood  ½-½3819782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenC91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
19. P Littlewood vs S Kindermann 1-02219782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenC40 King's Knight Opening
20. J Peters vs P Littlewood  ½-½2719782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenC41 Philidor Defense
21. Kraidman vs P Littlewood  ½-½8019782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA10 English
22. P Littlewood vs S Bouaziz  ½-½3319782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenA07 King's Indian Attack
23. D Kopec vs P Littlewood  ½-½2619782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenC68 Ruy Lopez, Exchange
24. L Shamkovich vs P Littlewood  0-15519782nd Lloyds Bank Masters OpenC99 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Chigorin,
25. Keene vs P Littlewood  1-0381979EnglandA13 English
 page 1 of 7; games 1-25 of 174  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Apr-24-04  weary willy: just beware that several of these games are actually by Paul's father John E Littlewood - and vice versa in John's list
Apr-24-04  ArchBishop: There was a great mathematician by the name of John E. Littlewood (Hardy littlewood). Not this guys dad.
Jul-05-04  weary willy: I believe John E Littlewood was a languages teacher at a secondary school - certainly he is not the mathematician
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  ray keene: there are three strong littlewoods all british internationals john littlewood
norman littlewood deceased johns brother
paul littlewood johns son

of the three altho all came slose to winning the british championship only paul actually achieved the feat.

i wd like to recommend the game norman littlewood v lengyel hastings 1962 63 i believe was the date maybe 1964 as a wonderful attacking game. also it may be in the database norman littlewood v haygarth brit ch whitby 1964 where norman cd have won easily and won the british championship but lost by insane blunders instead.

Aug-23-05  jamesmaskell: Theres a Skegness in Scotland as well as England? Didnt know that!
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  Benzol: Thankyou <james>.
Jan-18-06  BIDMONFA: Paul E Littlewood


Jan-18-09  WhiteRook48: this guy definitely has a weird name. Is he Little Wood? I never knew Wood was little. Okay, I'm just OVERDOING it with the puns.
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  Penguincw: Happy B-Day!
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  GrahamClayton: Has anyone read his book "Chess Tactics"? It looks well thought out, with explanations, examples and then quizzes.
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  PeterGrant: John Littlewood (not the mathematician) was actually Paul's brother.
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  PeterGrant: Correct my post, Norman Littlewood was John's brother not Paul.
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