The first game that we chose for this week’s edition of the 3 best games is the win of the Chinese Grandmaster Lu Shanglei against the Bosnian legend Bojan Kurajica in the recently finished Cappelle la Grande Open. Having the white pieces, he got a nice edge out of the opening in the form of […]
For this week’s edition we have chosen three games played in the recently finished Qatar Masters which treated us to some very strong and exciting fights. We are going to start with a brilliant victory of the reigning World Champion Magnus Carlsen over the talented Chinese player Li Chao.
There is a huge open tournament in Qatar nowdays and there are a lot of interesting games to comment. So picking up this week’s best was a very difficult task. However we tried our best. First of all, there is one game between Carlsen and Li Chao that our readers should not miss, but we […]
This week, all eyes are on London, where the top players of the world are fighting for the podium. Even though so far the tournament has seen many draws, the few decisive games are definitely worth taking a look at. For this week’s edition of the 3 best games we decided to start with Nakamura’s […]
We’ll start this week’s edition with the encounter between Nepomniachtchi and Areshenko, an interesting game in a fashionable line of the symmetrical English opening. We can see a middlegame battle of two knights versus two bishops where the pawn structure seems to be the most determinant factor.