Sinquefield 08: Carlsen forgives Nakamura
by Alejandro Ramirez
9/1/2015 – Today's round featured three solid draws, after which two very long games were the only ones left in the playing hall. Giri suffered slightly against Caruana as he lost ... | Read More
Welcome to part 2 of my Tribute to GM Ulf Andersson series.
For the average player it is difficult to be updated on the latest theory in the most popular openings. In the Sinquefield-Cup tournament we saw new set-ups/ideas as late as move 20 or ... | Read More
Since I started playing the Nimzoindian again, I've been looking for key games that best characterize the ideas in some of the many sidelines. In this case, Arthur Dake illustrates very well the potential of Black's position when White opts for ... | Read More
The Scandinavian i use but i also "invented" the 'Nimzo-Scan' i say i invented this opening because i cannot find a real name for it; so if anyone knows its real name please let us all know plz?
Nimzo used to do crazy but good openings like the N... | Read More
Click on the ECO Code (A00 - E99) to go directly to the game. You can also look games up by the name of the opening (ie Ruy Lopez - Berlin Variation, QGD - Tartakower Defense etc) or by the players names in my other indices.
A00 Sokolsky Openin... | Read More