Andrey's Selected Shorts


    • Fighting off E4/F4 in sicilian

      Here is not so old game from CCL NYC 2015-2016 Season. My opponent tried for good-old-boring line, and I had to win by black... So here is what happened. | Read More

      • FM andryusha
      • | Sep 19, 2016
      • | 1678 views
      • | 7 comments
    • How NOT to play against Dragon

      Here is the game from the latest Commercial Chess League of NYC match. We were playing NewYork Chess And Games team... Must win for us to keep in a contention for the 2nd place... | Read More

      • FM andryusha
      • | Mar 12, 2015
      • | 2586 views
      • | 5 comments
    • Again Najdorf

      Here is my latest game from Commercial Chess League... First board - Team Wu vs Brooklyn Tea Lounge 1 Had to play for a win, so here is yet another Najdorf interpretation vs WIM Alena Kats. | Read More

    • Blast from the Past

      Here is the interesting game I played in the Commercial Chess League of NewYork last week. I was playing on the first board against strong FM Rico Salimbagat. We have a long history - first time I've played him was in 1998 in Las Vegas. We were ... | Read More

      • FM andryusha
      • | Nov 27, 2013
      • | 2938 views
      • | 10 comments
    • Fun in Keres Attack

      Scheveningen variation in Sicialian defence fell a little bit out of favor recently. Everybody plays Najdorf/Dragon/Chelyabin. Maybe it is because of Keres attack? Here is an interesting example from my recent game in Commercial Chess Leag... | Read More

      • FM andryusha
      • | Feb 21, 2013
      • | 3111 views
      • | 8 comments
    • Fancy Dragon

      Dragon is still a powerful weapon for black, despite some latest theoretical advances. One bad move and you can finish up like white in following miniature.   | Read More

      • FM andryusha
      • | Jul 2, 2012
      • | 4309 views
      • | 10 comments
    • Neversimple Morra Gambit!

            My Smith-Morra gambit thematic tournament is chugging along. Here is yet another game, which I am publishing for the final position only! There are tons of inaccuracies... But alas - it is hard to survive the gambit by white otherwise :)... | Read More

      • FM andryusha
      • | Jun 18, 2012
      • | 3708 views
      • | 7 comments
    • Recent favorite in Morra's Gambit

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      • FM andryusha
      • | Mar 1, 2012
      • | 4350 views
      • | 13 comments