Lowenthal, J.J. – Wayte, W. 1851 (1)

Name   Edo    Dev.   Score  /  Games 
Löwenthal, Johann    2507 (37) 0/
Wayte, William    2475 (62) 6/
  Löwenthal, Johann gave odds of pawn and two moves
Status: formal

Event table notes

Event data
Place: Cambridge
Start date: Dec. 1851
End date: Dec. 1851
Wayte says in his reminiscences that Löwenthal's visit to Cambridge was in Dec. 1851, and that he 'won a slight majority' at odds of Pawn and Two Moves. The games appear in the Jan. and Feb. 1852 issues of the Chess Player's Chronicle.
   [BCM], vol. 18, no. 4, Apr. 1898, page 138
   [CPC], vol. 13, no. 3, Mar. 1852, page 70
   Spinrad, Jeremy P.  [Collected results, 1836-1863]

Match information updated: 22 Jul. 2020