Greatest Chess Minds: Alexander Alekhine

Jan 7, 2012
26 min
Though World Champion Alexander Alekhine may not have been the "model Russian citizen" during the Bolshevik Party rise, he was king of the chess world. In many ways the world's first "truly complete" chess player, Alekhine changed the way chess games were played forever. Balancing both a deep positional understanding with a feel for dynamic play unlike any before him. GM Dzindzi tells all!