Alekhine's Brother

Alekhine's Brother

kenytiger
kenytiger
Oct 21, 2008, 12:00 AM |
22 | Amazing Games

Alexander Alekhine had a brother, Alexey (1888-1939), four years older, who took the game of Chess seriously. When Alexey was 13 he made a draw with Harry Nelson Pillsbury in a 22-board blindfold simultaneous in Moscow. As a tasty sample of his talent, here is a correspondence game from Alexey.

(Notes by GM Andy Soltis)

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