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Encore! Encore! Let's see more games by the Gligoric the Great!
WOW. a bad tactician, eh? perhaps he was too modest.
Great video. Learned a lot. Love it. I see why Gligoric was ahead of his time! Awesome!
Yet another amazing lecture. Thank You!
Love this series ...Gligoric was world class and a classy well-liked person!
Thank you for sharing these awesome games your commentary make it all come alive!
by GM Dejan Bojkov
After reviewing a game in which Gligoric quickly turns a "slow moving center" into a dangerous kingside attack (as was typical of his style), GM Bojkov displays a game that ends in a combination you might recognize! One of the most famous puzzles in history that derives from Gligoric's obscure Najdorf is on display! Dejan then provides one more example of Gligoric's brilliance on the white side of a Sicilian, before signing off.
Players: Gligoric, Svetozar
vs. Bidev, Pavle
Ruy Lopez: Closed Variations (C92)
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GM Dejan Bojkov
Dejan Bojkov is a Grandmaster, originally from Bulgaria. As a youngster, Dejan was the winner of numerous Youth Championships -- including Boys Under 14 and Boys Under 18 Bulgarian Champion. This translated to success on the international stage, with his most recent victory coming at the Sydney International Open in Australia (2010). As a trainer his work has known little failure, and some of his students include Antoaneta Stefanova-former World Womens Champion.
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