From a friend that showed me those games today.
Modern Benoni was played more often many years ago until Garry Kasparov won a crushing game against John Nunn.
After that only very few top players, like Gashimov, played the Modern Benoni, with th... | Read More
Today a friend showed me two slow control chess games with Modern BenOni. Many years ago I spend loads of time studying, analyzing, and playing the MB opening. I had a little booklet by David Norwood (then IM, now GM). The BenOni was my true love ... | Read More
Hi everyone , after a month ago I am back again to share with you a game I play this particular moment , here at chess.com. I don't know how many of you are familiar with " the son of my sorrow" ( Ben-oni in Hebrew language ) but one is for sure: ... | Read More
Baltimore Kingfishers vs. Miami Sharks 1-3
GM Niclas Huschenbeth (2603) - GM Julio Becerra (2626) 0.5-0.5 View Game
GM Larry Kaufman (2391) - GM Renier Gonzalez (2510) 0.5-0.5 View Game
NM Jared Defibaugh (2325) - NM Federico Gonzalez (2315) 0-... | Read More
This is a last roung game I played against a very talented Greek youngster. (yesterday!).
White came out of the opening (a Modern Benoni) with a clear positional advantange.
However, after my bitter experience a couple of rounds earlier (where I... | Read More