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Thanks again for the clarity and depth.
Thank you Grandmaster Melik.
Really nice annotation, great in depth description of all the ideas in the game. Thanks for sharing this!
well taught GM melikset...you are my first GM match and you beat me..Grrrrr... nice lesson from this game and our game...goodluck to your future games
thank you GM Khachiyan!!!!! very clear and well put!
Wow! This series is just getting better and better. I'm reading Zurich 1953 and GM Melik Kachiyan reminds me a lot of how Bronstein comments on the variations in that book. Completely logical and straight forward!
Brilliant lecture and congratulations on your win - winning with consistent plans ;)
Thanks, mister Kachiyan.
You have a talent for describing the strategic plans in middle games and making them accessible for class players. Great job as always.
thanks for the video.
Great game Melik, it takes skill and concentration to do that. Thank you GrandMaster Melik.
"making consistant plan"
very instructive video, cant wait for the next part.
by GM Melikset Khachiyan
GM Khachiyan employs an obscure opening system with black against FIDE Master Eugene Yanayt in today's video lecture, and he highlights the principles of developing with a plan and an eye on "where you want your pieces in the long term". When the position becomes dynamic, Melik explains how his consistent thought process lead him to make the concrete and accurate decisions.
Players: Yanayt, Eugene
vs. Khachiyan, Melik
Caro-Kann Defense: 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 (B15)
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GM Melikset Khachiyan
Melik began playing chess at the age of 8, won the Baku Junior Championship two years later and became a Soviet Candidate Master two years after that. He began coaching early in his career and has brought up three Junior World Champions (among them Levon Aronian). In 2001, he immigrated to the US, where he qualified to play in the U.S. Championship several times. He earned his Grandmaster title in 2006.
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