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Dr. Mark Ginsburg on Chess


    • Smith-Morra Analysis

      This is the blog page for the video lessons on Smith-Morra. | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | May 11, 2013
      • | 1545 views
      • | 10 comments
    • Modern Benoni Part 3: The Snake

      This is a placeholder for the Snake Benoni (Modern Benoni Part 3).   http://www.chess.com/video/player/modern-benoni-3-the-snake-benoni   Analysis and comments go here. | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | Nov 30, 2011
      • | 4666 views
      • | 10 comments
    • Modern Benoni Part 2

      This is a placeholder for comments for the 2nd Modern Benoni Lecture. You can hear it here:  http://www.chess.com/video/player/modern-benoni-2-b5-strikes-against-the-center)   The first Modern Benoni lecture was the exciting g2-g3 M. Amanov- ... | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | Nov 10, 2011
      • | 2567 views
      • | 5 comments
    • Modern Benoni

      This is the placeholder for discussions on the Modern Benoni (my November 2011 video lecture series on Chess.Com). http://www.chess.com/video/player/modern-benoni-1-the-amanovs-thrilling-battle     | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | Nov 7, 2011
      • | 3771 views
      • | 13 comments
    • Week 5 Material

      The Sharpest King’s Indian At the World Team today GM Nakamura scored a key victory leading the USA over Israel, 2.5 – 1.5  Last year, Nakamura also confounded GM Beliavsky in the same variation at the “Rising Stars vs Experience” match i... | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | Jan 12, 2010
      • | 2973 views
      • | 3 comments
    • Week 4 Material

      [Event "North American Open"][Site "Las Vegas, NV"][Date "2009.12.29"][Round "7"][White "Milman, Lev"][Black "Ginsburg, Mark"][Result "1/2-1/2"][ECO "B83"]  [EventDate "2009.12.26"][EventRounds "7"][SourceDate "2009.12.30"]1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. ... | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | Jan 11, 2010
      • | 1627 views
      • | 2 comments
    • Week 3 - an Ending

      Here's a Week 3 Ending Puzzle. This is a fragment of a game between British player Gavin Crawley and Norwegian GM Jon Ludwig Hammer.  Hammer won the event (London FIDE Open 2009, that went on concurrently with the London Chess Classic, with a hu... | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | Dec 21, 2009
      • | 1924 views
      • | 3 comments
    • Thinking your Way to Chess Mastery - #2 Solution

      This is a placeholder so you can make comments to try to solve the Installment #2 Problem. | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | Dec 17, 2009
      • | 1724 views
      • | 4 comments
    • Thinking your way to chess mastery - #2 Problem

      I will post here Installment #2's problem.   It involves a game we went over,   GM Fier - GM Iturrizaga,  Sao Paolo 2009 Open   1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nc3 Bb4 4. Qc2 (Very popular)  4...O-O!?  permitting white to grab the big center wi... | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | Dec 17, 2009
      • | 1322 views
      • | 0 comments
    • Week 1 Assignment

      Week One's Assignment.   In the Becerra-Ramirez game (USCL 09),   (257) Becerra,Julio (2615) - Ramirez,Alejandro (2601) [B04] USCL Miami vs Arizona Internet Chess Club (10), 04.11.2009 1.e4 Nf6 2.e5 Nd5 3.d4 d6 4.Nf3 dxe5 5.Nxe5 c6 6.Be2 N... | Read More

      • IM Nezhmet
      • | Nov 24, 2009
      • | 2869 views
      • | 8 comments