Tag Archives: Aronian

Game of the Month: December 2014

Game of the Month: December 2014

Posted on 3rd December 2014

The December 2014 Game of the Month from the BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, features the Ragozin/ Westphalia Variation of the Queen’s Gambit Declined. The game is first classical game of the “Showdown in St. …

Game of the Month: December 2013

Game of the Month: December 2013

Posted on 2nd December 2013

The December 2013 Game of the Month from the BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, features a game between Pavasovic and Lev Aronian from the European Team Championships of 2013. This game features a rare variation …

London Candidates (13)

London Candidates (13)

Posted on 31st March 2013

With only two rounds remaining you could cut the air with a chainsaw. Ivanchuk tried the French and was quickly losing. Gelfand got two rooks on the seventh and forced a draw. Carlsen won a …

London Candidates (12)

London Candidates (12)

Posted on 29th March 2013

Having been ahead from the beginning the favourite lost today as did the number two seed, Aronian. This leaves the former World Champion, Russian Vlad Kramnik, ahead of a tired and nervous pack. And how …

London Candidates (10)

London Candidates (10)

Posted on 27th March 2013

Both the front runners won today as did third placed Grandmaster, Kramnik, but only with a bit of luck! Ivanchuk lost on time (again?!) having wheeled-out the Budapest, a defence so rare at this level …