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... age of 13.  At 20 he became the US chess champion, winning with a perfect 11/11 score. Soon afterwards he won the World Championship and became the first official #1 rated player. He achieved top ...
2. Prophylaxis
(Articles/Middle Game)
... Rc6! <br /> White to play In the diagram above we have an example of prophylaxis in a calculation. The position emerged in the game between Kortschnoj and Karpov played in the World Championship ...
3. 10 Best Chess Games by Wesley So
Wesley So is a Filipino chess prodigy currently represented US. He is number 2 rated chess player in the world behind only Magnus Carlsen. Wesley So set a record by being the youngest player to cross 2600, ...
4. 6 Greatest Grandmaster's Upsets
(Articles/General Information)
... rated player? What if that Grandmaster is a World Champion Vishy Anand? The answer is “yes”.  In this article we will experience some of the greatest Grandmaster’s upsets. Ready? Let’s get started.  ...
5. 7 Best Games by Richard Reti
(Articles/General Information)
Richard Reti was one of the top players in the world from 1910s to 1920s. Reti was a classical combinative player. His favorite opening was King’s Gambit. He beat many strong players including Jose Raul ...
... that can be used in practice - Ed. My friend, Max and I were looking at a recent update on ChessPublishing.com. What drew our attention was the Carlsen-Anand encounter in the World Blitz Championship ...
7. 3 Best Games of the Week - 48
(Annotated Games/Opening Theory)
... push for a win, but was severely punished. Rapport played a nice game and he always seemed to be in control, forcing the World Champion to find some precise moves in order to maintain the equality.   ...
8. ChessBase Magazine #175 - Review
(Articles/Reviews )
... would be taken more seriously if they played in open contest with men as Judit Polgar did. This issue features a friendly match between Nigel Short and Hou Yifan. While the women’s world champion lost ...
9. 3 Best Games of the Week - 47
(Annotated Games/Opening Theory)
We are going to continue this edition of the three best games with another two rapid games played in the World Championship few weeks ago. Even if they were played in shorter time control, the technique ...
10. 10 Reasons Why It Rocks to be a Chess Player
(Articles/Training Techniques)
... creativity and imagination and are the best tools if you want to develop this capacity! 6. Chess players have acquaintances all over the world Whether it is only because of playing online or in a local ...
11. 10 Ways to Improve Your Calculation Skills
(Articles/Training Techniques)
... world. Most broadcasting platforms have the possibility of turning on an engine to tell us in one second what is happening. Do not do it; get used to think for yourself and find the moves while you’re ...
12. How to Unlock Your Grandmaster Mind
(Articles/Training Techniques)
Understanding the game of chess is not something exclusive to the world top players. Chess can be understood by all chess fans and enthusiasts who are willing to learn new things about the game every day. ...
13. 10 Habits of a Chess Master
(Articles/General Information)
... that one should seriously consider cutting off because it can seriously harm your thinking process. 2. Following live tournaments from all around the world Now with the apps on smartphones it ...
14. 7 Reasons Why Magnus Carlsen is World Champion
(Articles/General Information)
... qualified for the World Championship match against Viswhanathan Anand that he won 6,5 – 3,5. Since then he has managed to keep his crown and stay on top of the rating list, so how does he do it? He is ...
15. The Decisive Battle - World Championship 2016
(Annotated Games/Opening Theory)
Magnus Carlsen confirmed his position as the world champion with a successful defense of his title last November against Sergei Karjakin. After 12 games the score remained level and it was the mini match ...
16. 5 Proven Ways to Improve at Chess
(Articles/Training Techniques)
... the world champions, but also the games of strong Grandmasters who did not become world champions, for example Korchnoi, Keres, Geller, Polugaevsky, Portisch. Those were big names in our chess history ...
17. Big question: 1.e4 or 1.d4?
... every chess player; to be able to start the game with the most principled moves (1.e4, 1.d4, 1.c4, 1.Nf3), depending on the feeling he has in that day or the opponent that he is playing. Most world class ...
... that can be used in practice-Ed. *** My friend, Max is a Karjakin fan. Now that Sergei has come ahead of Magnus in the World Blitz Championship he has reason to be happy. It still bothers him a bit ...
Garry Kasparov is considered to be the greatest chess player of all time. From 1986 to 2005 he was ranked world’s number 1 for 225 out of 228 months! Kasparov holds a record for winning 15 consecutive ...
20. 3 Best Chess Games – 46
(Annotated Games/Opening Theory)
... games were player in the Rapid World Championship, but are no less instructive. First, let’s examine Dutch Benjamin Bok’s win over Polish Radoslav Wojtaszek. White chose to play an interesting piece sacrifice ...
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