The Unexpected Move

Aug 20, 2010
24 min
Grandmaster Khachiyan reviews another one of his own games for our viewing pleasure today! Here we see his extremely interesting, and very dynamic struggle against GM Robert Hess from the US Championship just a couple months ago. When Melik employs a somewhat obscure opening variation, GM Hess is surprisingly well prepared. They reach a very strange and tactical game where even the slightest mistake will spell doom. Who prevailed? Watch and find out...