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Back again and still learning. Thanks Grand Master.
Thanks again Grandmaster Melikset Khachiyan.
Love this type of game. Just what I want. :P
de obicei i-mi plac mutarile surpriza cand dau si rezultate !felicitari!
typelogin? whats your point?
thank you for the response guys .... got to get more info on that one..
@chessfunk_7: also known as the Jaenisch Gambit.
@chessfunk_7, Schliemann Gambit
i couldn't make out the name of the gambit you mentioned at the beginning of the video.
"I hope you like it and we'll talk about Chess in our next session" - Melikset Khachiyan
Thanks, interesting game. You do not see a Knight backpedal a lot...
great video...those sharp lines are too advanced for me. I better study more to improve my game.
v nice game
I personally haven't seen a Video Instructor offer his lost game as a means for others to learn; so I admire your your doing so. From a humble, but very competent, teacher, one can learn a great deal. Thank you, Melikset!
Nb1! Nice coverage Melik. :)
I really Enjoyed it!
I especially like the very last statement. I have fallen victim to that so many times.
Another GREAT video Melikset!!!
by GM Melikset Khachiyan
Grandmaster Khachiyan reviews another one of his own games for our viewing pleasure today! Here we see his extremely interesting, and very dynamic struggle against GM Robert Hess from the US Championship just a couple months ago. When Melik employs a somewhat obscure opening variation, GM Hess is surprisingly well prepared. They reach a very strange and tactical game where even the slightest mistake will spell doom. Who prevailed? Watch and find out...
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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.
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