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Norman Littlewood
  
Number of games in database: 138
Years covered: 1963 to 1980

Overall record: +61 -53 =24 (52.9%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games in the database.

MOST PLAYED OPENINGS
With the White pieces:
 Sicilian (9) 
    B43 B44 B47 B90 B94
 Ruy Lopez (7) 
    C91 C78 C63 C93 C85
 King's Gambit Accepted (6) 
    C33
 Nimzo Indian (6) 
    E29 E56 E21
 King's Indian (5) 
    E81 E97 E70
 Caro-Kann (5) 
    B17 B13
With the Black pieces:
 Sicilian (24) 
    B35 B91 B92 B96 B33
 Sicilian Najdorf (11) 
    B91 B96 B92 B93 B94
 King's Indian (9) 
    E75 E80 E73 E85 E70
 Pirc (6) 
    B09 B08 B07
 Ruy Lopez (5) 
    C63 C95 C85 C94
 English (5) 
    A16 A15 A10
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NOTABLE GAMES: [what is this?]
   N Littlewood vs Lengyel, 1964 1-0
   N Littlewood vs B Brinck-Claussen, 1963 1-0
   Fazekas vs N Littlewood, 1963 0-1
   G Botterill vs N Littlewood, 1968 0-1

NOTABLE TOURNAMENTS: [what is this?]
   British Championship (1965)
   British Championship (1963)
   British Championship (1964)
   British Championship (1966)
   Hastings 1963/64 (1963)
   Hastings 1965/66 (1966)
   British Championship (1967)
   Tel Aviv Olympiad qual-4 (1964)
   British Championship (1968)
   Tel Aviv Olympiad Final-B (1964)
   Havana Olympiad Final-B (1966)
   British Championship (1978)

GAME COLLECTIONS: [what is this?]
   Hastings 1963/64 by suenteus po 147
   andrewwalker's favorite games by andrewwalker


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NORMAN LITTLEWOOD
(born Jan-31-1933, died Apr-29-1989, 56 years old) United Kingdom

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Brother of John Littlewood, and uncle of Paul E Littlewood.

Wikipedia article: Norman Littlewood

Last updated: 2021-10-25 08:17:00

 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 138  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Littlewood vs Lengyel  1-0271963Hastings 6364C33 King's Gambit Accepted
2. N Littlewood vs T Wheatcroft  1-0241963British ChampionshipB17 Caro-Kann, Steinitz Variation
3. J A Lawrence vs N Littlewood  0-1491963British ChampionshipE85 King's Indian, Samisch, Orthodox Variation
4. J Penrose vs N Littlewood  1-0361963British ChampionshipC95 Ruy Lopez, Closed, Breyer
5. N Littlewood vs C G Hilton  1-0331963British ChampionshipC33 King's Gambit Accepted
6. F Parr vs N Littlewood  0-1361963British ChampionshipA45 Queen's Pawn Game
7. N Littlewood vs P H Clarke  1-0341963British ChampionshipA02 Bird's Opening
8. Milner-Barry vs N Littlewood  ½-½201963British ChampionshipB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. N Littlewood vs M J Franklin  0-1381963British ChampionshipB44 Sicilian
10. Fazekas vs N Littlewood 0-1321963British ChampionshipA04 Reti Opening
11. M J Haygarth vs N Littlewood  0-1441963British ChampionshipC85 Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation Doubly Deferred (DERLD)
12. N Littlewood vs O M Hindle  ½-½251963British ChampionshipB44 Sicilian
13. N Littlewood vs T van den Tol  1-0281963ENG-NEDC00 French Defense
14. T van den Tol vs N Littlewood  ½-½541963ENG-NEDA15 English
15. N Littlewood vs B Brinck-Claussen 1-0351963Hastings 1963/64A03 Bird's Opening
16. J E Littlewood vs N Littlewood 1-0771963Hastings 1963/64A55 Old Indian, Main line
17. N Littlewood vs J Penrose  0-1291964Ilford PremierC78 Ruy Lopez
18. R G Wade vs N Littlewood  0-1411964IlfordA45 Queen's Pawn Game
19. N Littlewood vs R G Wade 0-1371964Southend PremierC30 King's Gambit Declined
20. N Littlewood vs M J Franklin  1-0271964Hastings 1963/64B90 Sicilian, Najdorf
21. O M Hindle vs N Littlewood 0-1411964Hastings 1963/64C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense
22. N Littlewood vs M Bely  1-0391964Hastings 1963/64C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
23. A Khasin vs N Littlewood  ½-½581964Hastings 1963/64B33 Sicilian
24. N Littlewood vs Tal 0-1321964Hastings 1963/64C91 Ruy Lopez, Closed
25. N Littlewood vs Lengyel 1-0271964Hastings 1963/64C33 King's Gambit Accepted
 page 1 of 6; games 1-25 of 138  PGN Download
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Kibitzer's Corner
Jun-28-14  Wyatt Gwyon: The link in the bio box is worth a read. Littlewood seems to have been a little...strange.
Jun-28-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: Most interesting--had no idea the family was so large, as the only siblings I had ever heard of were John and Norman.
Jun-28-14  Nosnibor: The first game listed in the database is a loss by John Littlewood,Norman`s brother.It was not until l963 that Norman first competed in the British Championship when making his debut. He finished second with 8/11 only half a point behind Penrose.Because of his attacking style of play at the time he was named "little Tal".
Jun-29-14  Nosnibor: The strange thing about the games collection of Norman`s is that the final game as well has the first game were both played by his elder brother John and should be transferred over to his db.
Jun-29-14
Premium Chessgames Member
  perfidious: <Nosnibor> If you have not submitted correction slips for those games, I shall; just leave a response here either way.
Jun-29-14  Nosnibor: <perfidious> Thanks.Please feel free to submit a correction slip.Though I met Norman many years ago it is only John I have played when a draw was agreed in a won position for me.
Oct-25-21
Premium Chessgames Member
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