It's been a long time coming, but everything is set up for me to finally start studying endings!
As I mentioned in my introduction post for Chess^Summit, I spent much of my childhood reading Yasser Seirawan's Winning Chess ___ books over and ov... | Read More
This interview was conducted by Yuri Golyshak and Sergei Kruzhkov for their column Friday Talk in the Sport-Express newspaper in early 2016.
Heading photo was taken during that interview.
The tenth world champion returned from Paris to Mo... | Read More
Rook endings occur very often. Therefore it is good to be working, and keep working, on your rook endings.
In my own games I very often see that my opponents don't have a good "feel" for rook endings. And that has saved me many many points!
Here... | Read More
Chessbase is doing a great job, analyzing and going over the US 2016 Chess Championships. Click here for their latest coverage (as of 04/19/2016).
However, running concurrently with the US Chess Championships is the US Women's Championships! IMO ... | Read More
You want to improve your blitz results ? Here are some hints.
First of all let's look at what you want to achieve :
Improve your blitz rating
Improve your blitz results in general
Win more often blitz tourneys
Win more often against higher rated... | Read More