I just found an interesting video on youtube,
It is a little known Fischer interview from his late days in Iceland. He speaks about chessplayers of the past and I think it is safe to say he considers Capablanca to be the best player. He ... | Read More
Ok, after many losses to the Budapest, I sat down and looked a little bit of theory. Before that I had no idea about the opening and just played development moves (and failed miserably). After working on theory I was keen to play vs the Budapest, ... | Read More
I just finished reading the section on Capablanca from Kasparov's book, "My great presecessors", vol. 1. Overall the book is great and having so many important games annotated by Kasparov can only help ones chess.
Kasparov praised Steinitz, h... | Read More
Question looks simple, what are the best openings as Black?
When I was playing OTB as a junior, being a proud "child of informator", I wanted to win as Black, who doesn't?
Having lots of time to study openings, I chose the best based on what I w... | Read More