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GM Igor Glek

Igor Glek
Igor Glek. Photo: Wikimedia Commons, CC.
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Igor Glek
Born
Nov 7, 1961 (age 60)‎
Place of birth
Moscow, Soviet Union
Federation
Russia
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Igor Glek is a Russian grandmaster well-known for his work as a trainer, theorist, and organizer. He has won more than 100 international events and has coached several talented young chess players. Plus, he’s most recognized for his opening contributions, and several bear his name, such as variations in the Classical King’s Indian Defense (7….Na6) and the Four Knights Game (4.g3). Most recently, Glek has been active as a chess organizer.

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