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    • Move Candidates in the Opening

      Hi everyone! Today I want to share with you a rather short, but very instructive video on how to choose the best move candidates in the opening. The topic is quite big, but I tried to give a simple advice on how we should think about the choice of... | Read More

    • Fighting the Giants - Part I

      In today’s blog post, I will show you three very instructive games I played a few days ago on Playchess.com against a top grandmaster who’s name remains anonymous. The games were played over the internet at the fast time control of 1 min + 1 s... | Read More

    • Play vs. Sicilian, French & Caro Kann!

      A good opening repertoire doesn’t need a great amount of lines to study, sothat you can be successful. Generally, most sources on opening repertoires for white tend to fall into one of the two categories: either they suggest popular mainstream l... | Read More

    • Pawn Sacrifice

      Hello everyone! Being a huge movie fan, I recently learned about the movie “Pawn Sacrifice” coming up this fall. The film is about Bobby Fischer and his famous match against Boris Spassky in 1972. Coming from a brilliant screenplay writer and ... | Read More

    • Secret Tip to Playing Better Chess

      What is the most important thing to keep in mind when playing? This is a question that many players try to ask themselves during a game, though they know this question doesn’t have a definitive answer. In today’s lecture, I want to show you my... | Read More

    • Tiger Lilov's Blitz Training (June 2015)

      Hello chess friends! It has been a while since my last post early this year. The truth is that I have been swamped with many things, so I couldn’t take care of my blog for a while. Now, I am back again and I will be posting and sharing with you ... | Read More

    • Surprising Opening Weapon for White

      Happy New Year everyone! In my new blog post, I wanted to introduce you all to a brilliant opening that I have been using against many chess players – both very experienced and not so much. It is one of the easiest openings to learn, yet it’s ... | Read More

    • Carlsen v. Anand Highlights

      Hello chess friends! It’s been a while since my last post, but today I wanted to share with you my take on the World Championship match between Carlsen and Anand that finished a few weeks ago. Many people are still wondering on what were the rea... | Read More

    • Attack with the Sicilian Dragon

      Hello chess friends! I haven’t had much time to post around the World Championship taking place. In fact, it proved to be a fascinating event and I will be making a special post about it next week. Right now, I would like to share with you a ver... | Read More

    • World Championship Preview: Carlsen vs. Anand - Part II

      Hello everyone! The start of the next World Championship match between the reigning world chess champion Magnus Carlsen and his challenger, the top GM and ex-world champion Vishy Anand is two days away! In today’s video, I share an intense game ... | Read More