Tag Archives: Grischuk

London Candidates (14)

London Candidates (14)

Posted on 1st April 2013

Two loses by the favourites and leaders threw the pack in the air leaving only conjurers to catch the cards. (And did you catch the games?). Nobody caught Magnus! Top players are only human and …

Game of the Month: April 2013

Game of the Month: April 2013

Posted on 1st April 2013

The April 2013 Game of the Month from the BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, features a variation of the solid Berlin Defence in which White avoids the exchange of Queens. This game was played in …

London Candidates (6)

London Candidates (6)

Posted on 21st March 2013

All the wins were with the Black pieces. Is this a rare event or what?? Magnus Carlsen was the first to score the full point at the FIDE Candidates this evening but he was eventually …

London Hosts World Chess Tournament : 14th March-1st April, 2013.

London Hosts World Chess Tournament : 14th March-1st April, 2013.

Posted on 15th January 2013

Levon Aronian, Magnus Carlsen, Boris Gelfand, Alexander Grischuk, Vassily Ivanchuk, Vladimir Kramnik, Teimour Radjabov and Peter Svidler. Double round all-play-all at the I.E.T. Conference Venue, 2 Savoy Place, London WC2R OBL. Tickets are bookable. www.worldchess.com/candidates. …

Game of the Month (08/12) by David Howell

Game of the Month (08/12) by David Howell

Posted on 25th October 2012

Luke McShane turned in a hugely impressive performance at the Tal Memorial, beating three of the top players in the world. After a slow start, he managed to pick himself up and show that he …