Today, we will continue our exploration of brilliant combinations that have been wrongly cast into oblivion.
First, I would like to share one of my own games from many years back, in which I missed a gorgeous mating sequence. It was a very pain... | Read More
Professor: Happy day before Saturday, class.
Zephyr: I wanted to bring something up.
Professor: I'm fine. How are you? You couldn't wait to say "hello?"
Zephyr: Hello, Professor. Now can we talk about it?
Professor: About what?
Zephyr: Double... | Read More
This series is all about the classic games that, as a young teen (15 years of age), affected me in a profound manner. In general, they were positional games since, for a kid that grew up on attacking chess and combinations (12 to 14 year... | Read More
In this day and age, nary a chess player is unfamiliar with the most famous tactical games of all time: Morphy-Count Isouard, Anderssen-Kieseritzky (The Immortal Game), Anderssen-Dufresne (The Evergreen Game), Glucksberg-Najdorf (The Polish Immort... | Read More
This is part of my column Move by Move: Chess Improvement. To get your game analyzed, please join the group:
Move by Move Chess Improvement
I would like to thank WhiteAnemone for submitting this game.
White has achieved a nice position... | Read More