Tag Archives: Carlsen

Game of the Month: May 2014

Game of the Month: May 2014

Posted on 2nd May 2014

The May 2014 Game of the Month from the BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, features the “Slow” variation of the hugely popular Slav Defence. The game is from round 2 the recent Vugar Gashimov Memorial …

Media (01/14) News

Media (01/14) News

Posted on 14th January 2014

BBC Radio 4 featured chess on Tuesday, 19th November. Presenter Hardeep Singh Kohli set out to try to discover the origins of the word ‘check’. He met Samuel, aged 9, who is part of ‘Chess …

Chennai Additional (01/14) with Yang-Fan Zhou

Chennai Additional (01/14) with Yang-Fan Zhou

Posted on 15th December 2013

International Master Andrew Martin has commentated on Games 1-4 and Game 8 here on this site. We give below the missing scores by way of closure. Our BCM 12/13 and 01/14 issues carry more detailed …

December 2013 digital edition available

December 2013 digital edition available

Posted on 6th December 2013

We have released the December 2013 issue to the virtual shelves of our Kindle store for: Pocketmags, Kindle eBook, Kindle Fire and Android devices and from the Apple / iTunes store. For around 60% of …

BBC Reports Magnus Carlsen Path to Victory

BBC Reports Magnus Carlsen Path to Victory

Posted on 23rd November 2013

It is not usual for one web site to report the activities of another but, then again, it is not a regular experience to find the venerable BBC reporting chess! BCM is delighted that the …