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  • 20 months ago


    Thank you Grandmaster.

  • 23 months ago


    wow. that's an amazing game, alright. that belongs in a book.

  • 23 months ago


    Simply the best.


    Honestly, GM Khachiyan doesn't just provide a game analysis; he provides a mind analysis.  How do you think?  What are you playing for?  What's the ideal position for my pieces on the board?  A lot of times anaylsis focuses on material conditions of the board, but there is a dialectical relationship between the tangible (i.e. material) and the intangible aspects of each position.  One facet of the chess position cannot exist in a meaningful way without the other.  You cannot have winning or advantageous tactis without first possessing a favorable position and a position means nothing if leads to bad tactics.  GM Khchiyan bridges this gap.  He is able to show that on the surface material advantages are not what they seem and that positional advantages amount to nothing if a simple tactic refutes the entire position. 

  • 23 months ago


    like it. great teaching

  • 23 months ago


    Enjoyed your critical thinking move by move!

  • 23 months ago


    Very good video Melik! I will keep watching them!!

  • 23 months ago


    Great game. I'm always amazed by how difficult it is to put away master level players.  Watching from GM Khachiyan's perspective, it seems like white is at a disadvantage for much of the game -- and even in the end game, down a few pawns, white keeps coming up with amazing resources and one mistep by black and you have a draw. So much talent by both players!

  • 23 months ago


    awesome video!!

  • 23 months ago


    he talks a lot about the game, I don't know if that is good or bad.

  • 23 months ago


    Amazing video, thank you very much.

  • 23 months ago


    I look forward to GM Khachiyan's videos.

  • 23 months ago


    don't call it a comeback.  he's been here for years.

  • 23 months ago


    Didn't he earlier say he hung up the gloves?

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