By: Adisa Banjoko and Grandmaster Maurice Ashley
I don’t play either side or the king, I play God/ Heavenly wars played out on hand carved boards –Rakaa Iriscience, 64 Squares in the Cipher
Thinking Like A King
About seven years ... | Read More
There was a grandmaster called Bronstein who took 35 minutes to make his first move with white in a major tournament..
During the time of the hypermoderns, viz. Reti, Nimzovitch and others, who preached control of the centre without occupation, i... | Read More
The English Opening is a chess opening that begins with the move:
1. c4A flank opening, it is the fourth most popular and, according to various databases, anywhere from one of the two most successful to the fourth most succ... | Read More
Aron Nimzowitsch was a Russian-born, Danish leading chess master and a very influential chess writer. He was the foremost figure amongst the hypermoderns ...
Ross Jackson (Raumati South, New Zealand) owns a 17-page article handwritten by Nimzowit... | Read More
The King's Indian Defense is probably one of the more aggressive options against the Queen's Pawn Opening. It's more of a hypermodern opening, which means that black lets white gain center control and then tries to take it away with pawn thrusts... | Read More