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Thanks Eugene, easy to follow explanation. Sierawan made only slight inaccuracies but boy was siezed upon!
very good video and game! Naka a great player
i like yu
I love his positional ideas against the French defense.
good video and nice analysis
good game and good review. it was cool to see this amaisng positional play
Amazing game to finish off an amazing series! Great analysis throughout the series, it was very easy to listen to and understand
liberty is reponsibilty; mfpi
But why did Yaz come out of retirement? How sad to watch such a performance. I remember him as one of the greatest players in the world. In a New York Open in the early 80s he was playing blitz for big money with only 1 minute on his clock, whereas everybody else had 5 minutes (yes, even GMs), and he was destroying them!
that's all? need to pay some for full ver.? crap..
Great video and game. I love Eugene's calm diction and rational analysis. Hikaru makes it look easy!
Great positional play and excellent review! Thanks.
by GM Eugene Perelshteyn
No surprise that GM Perelshteyn's final "gem" from the 2012 US Championship is yet another brilliancy by the player who won the tournament, Super-GM Hikaru Nakamura! Here Hikaru employs an "old school" variation against the French (2.f4) to take advantage of his un-prepared opponent. A positional masterpiece ends with fireworks as Nakamura finds all the right moves to win the title with style!
Intermediate | Advanced
Players: Nakamura, Hikaru
vs. Seirawan, Yasser
French Defense: La Bourdonnais Variation (C00)
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GM Eugene Perelshteyn
GM Perelshteyn learned chess from his father, a professional chess coach. His record of accomplishments is long; some of his honors include: 2000 US Junior Champion, represented the U.S. in 5 World Jr. Championships, led UMBC to 5 national college titles, and first place in 2003 Generation Chess Invitational, 2006 Foxwoods Open, and 2007 Spice Cup. As a chess teacher, he is the author of two bestsellers: Chess Openings for Black, Explained and Chess Openings for White, Explained (with GMs Dzindzihashvili and Alburt).
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