12408 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
Hey Melik, it is jeremy. congrats on drawing Akobian. Great video
Thank you Grandmaster.
Greetings from PaulsChessMarch.com
I enjoyed the video, particularily the way you pulled it all together at the end with the three key points. That seems like such a small thing but it helps me and I believe others to understand how general statements are applied to a given position. I also really appreciate that you openly admitted that a student found a plan that was very good and would meet all the GM tests.... That gives us "hope" and encourages us to keep trying to improve and helps us to enjoy this game we call chess!
Paul CovingtonColorado Springs, CO
Good video Melikset. There was some very helpful ideas in your play. Thanks and keep up the good work.
me 2, i didnt like this video much..
Didn't like it as much as your other videos
by GM Melikset Khachiyan
Fans of the Budapest Gambit will appreciate GM Melikset Khachiyan's treatment of a topical anti-Grunfeld variation. Melik shows how his savvy preparation, with the help of his trusty sidekick Houdini, netted him an outpost deep in White's territory. As white ran low on time, the grandmaster showed once again how knights can compete with bishops.
King's Indian Defense: Normal Variation, King's Knight Variation (E60)
Related: « Previous Video
Next Video »
Play Key Position Vs. Computer
Diamond Members get unlimited access to the entire Video Lessons Library! Upgrade your account today - you are 100% covered by a no-questions-asked 30 day money-back guarantee!
GM Melikset Khachiyan
Melik began playing chess at the age of 8, won the Baku Junior Championship two years later and became a Soviet Candidate Master two years after that. He began coaching early in his career and has brought up three Junior World Champions (among them Levon Aronian). In 2001, he immigrated to the US, where he qualified to play in the U.S. Championship several times. He earned his Grandmaster title in 2006.
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2014 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!