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epub |eng | 2013-10-01 | Author:Simen Agdestein [Agdestein, Simen]

18.Bh6! Magnus has won some brilliant games – this is one of them. 18…Bxh6 19.Qxe5 Rf6 20.Rg1+ Rg6 21.Qh5 Kg7 22.Rxg6+ hxg6 23.Rg1 Qe8 24.Ne4 c6 25.Qe5+ Kg8 26.Ng5 White ...
( Category: Chess December 17,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jonathan Rowson

28. TRAGIC SAFETY Chess is sometimes viewed as culturally transgressive. Our game was, for instance, outlawed in Iran until recently because it was considered to be a form of gambling, ...
( Category: Chess November 16,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jonathan Rowson

28. TRAGIC SAFETY Chess is sometimes viewed as culturally transgressive. Our game was, for instance, outlawed in Iran until recently because it was considered to be a form of gambling, ...
( Category: Chess November 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-15 | Author:Tim Harding

REVERSAL OF FORTUNE Johnny Brain suffered a very painful defeat at the hands of Tom Smith in the Midlington club championship. To this day, he doesn’t really understand how he ...
( Category: Chess October 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-27 | Author:James Eade

This is a very interesting idea that shares some of the ideas of the Advance Variation of the French Defense that I consider in Chapter 10. Establishing and maintaining a ...
( Category: Chess September 27,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Shaw [Shaw, John]

Diagram 16 Black is busted GM Mikhalevski mentioned this position in his analysis of Svidler-Anand and gave the line 22 Rxe5 Nxe5 23 Qxe5 as winning for White. This is ...
( Category: Chess September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-11-30 | Author:Shaw, John [Inconnu(e)]

Game 35 Miton-Markowski Cappelle la Grande 1999 1 d4 d5 2 c4 e6 3 Nc3 c6 4 e4 dxe4 5 Nxe4 Bb4+ 6 Bd2 Qxd4 7 Bxb4 Qxe4+ 8 Be2 ...
( Category: Chess September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-01-22 | Author:Emmanuel Neiman [Neiman, Emmanuel]

Analysis diagram 4.a6!! is the subtle point that had to be seen when White played his first move. 4…Kd6 5.b6 Kc6 6.bxa7 and the black king is unable to stop ...
( Category: Chess September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-12 | Author:Sasha Chapin

THE SECRET OF CHESS I first stumbled upon the lectures of my future teacher and spiritual guardian, Ben Finegold, during a despairing google for chess tips in Bangkok. He was ...
( Category: Chess August 24,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-08 | Author:Nancy Marie Brown

Five The Knights The knight is the last piece to place on the chessboard, for knights, as we think of them, in shining armor, were unknown in the North in ...
( Category: Chess June 6,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Eleanor Noss Whitney

CHAPTER TWO Offensive Strategy ARRANGEMENT OF THE HAND A skillful player does not arrange his hand. A quick glance is all he needs to tell him what it contains and ...
( Category: Lotteries May 2,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Alexander Kalinin

White to play. What would you do? Black is holding his last line of defence, not allowing the white king into b6. Zugzwang comes to White’s aid. The most surprising ...
( Category: Chess May 24,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Mark Dvoretsky

1…Kh6 Petrosian prepares …f7-f6 and …g6-g5. The positional defense method (à la Kantorovich), starting with 1…Kf6 had not yet been discovered and still is not widely known. 2 Ke3?! Portisch ...
( Category: Chess April 27,2017 )
azw3 |eng | 2012-04-29 | Author:Irving Chernev

15 ... P−KR3 16 KR−Q1 O−O 17 B−B3 Q−Kt1 18 Q−R4! The first in a series of ingenious moves which leads to a devastating King-side attack. 18 ... KR−Q1 Black ...
( Category: Chess March 15,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-04-15 | Author:Emanuel Lasker [Lasker, Emanuel]

Examples 1 L. Paulsen White, Metger, to play and win 1. —Let us contemplate this position without seeking for a combination. Black’s ideal is to have his King on QR1 ...
( Category: Chess December 10,2016 )