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Norman Alasdair Macleod
Number of games in database: 16
Years covered: 1958
Overall record: +3 -5 =8 (43.8%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games.

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(born Dec-06-1927, died Oct-02-1991, 63 years old) United Kingdom

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Wikipedia article: Norman Macleod (chess problemist)

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 page 1 of 1; 16 games  PGN Download 
Game  ResultMoves YearEvent/LocaleOpening
1. N Macleod vs M Borja  0-1331958Munich Olympiad qual-3B22 Sicilian, Alapin
2. N Macleod vs L A Sanchez ½-½271958Munich Olympiad qual-3B21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
3. N Macleod vs J Kostro  0-1501958Munich Olympiad qual-3C35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
4. N Macleod vs R Sanguineti  0-1621958Munich Olympiad qual-3B22 Sicilian, Alapin
5. Golombek vs N Macleod  ½-½441958Munich Olympiad qual-3A16 English
6. M Gabriel vs N Macleod  ½-½461958Munich Olympiad qual-3B32 Sicilian
7. D Bertholdt vs N Macleod  ½-½361958Munich Olympiad qual-3D46 Queen's Gambit Declined Semi-Slav
8. K Grivainis vs N Macleod  1-0291958Munich Olympiad Final-CB22 Sicilian, Alapin
9. N Macleod vs F Palmiotto  1-0411958Munich Olympiad Final-CB21 Sicilian, 2.f4 and 2.d4
10. N Macleod vs J M Ribeiro  ½-½311958Munich Olympiad Final-CC35 King's Gambit Accepted, Cunningham
11. P Reissmann vs N Macleod  0-1881958Munich Olympiad Final-CC78 Ruy Lopez
12. N Macleod vs M Borja  ½-½401958Munich Olympiad Final-CB22 Sicilian, Alapin
13. B P Reilly vs N Macleod  0-1411958Munich Olympiad Final-CE62 King's Indian, Fianchetto
14. B Kchouk vs N Macleod  ½-½311958Munich Olympiad Final-CE77 King's Indian
15. Y Mashian vs N Macleod  1-0581958Munich Olympiad Final-CD57 Queen's Gambit Declined, Lasker Defense
16. E Rojahn vs N Macleod  ½-½551958Munich Olympiad Final-CE63 King's Indian, Fianchetto, Panno Variation
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Kibitzer's Corner
Dec-25-10  myschkin: . . .

Norman Alasdair Macleod (1927-1991) was Scottish chess player and chess composer.

He gained title International Grandmaster FIDE in 1993.

- Bio (in English):

- Bio (in German):

- "Norman the original" (by Marjan Kovacevic, .zip):


1) unpack
2) open "_index" (main folder)
3) go to "Previous issues: Mat Plus No.21-24/1999"
4) 278 enjoy

Feb-01-18  Alan McGowan: The corrected link for Mr Macleod's biography on the Chess Scotland site is at

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