Tag Archives: Kasparov

Best Books

Best Books

Posted on 5th June 2014

‘Kramnik: move by move’ – Cyrus Lakdawala (Everyman Chess 2012), 416 pages, is a well-produced book of 59 annotated games of the Russian former World Champion, Vladimir Kramnik. The author has written a number of …

London Chess Classic (9)

London Chess Classic (9)

Posted on 10th December 2012

Three draws out of four but games full of interest? You bet! Last round at Olympia: Adams draw Kramnik, Ruy Lopez/Berlin; Carlsen draw Anand, Ruy Lopez/Berlin; Polgar draw Aronian, Ruy Lopez/Marshall 12.d3; Nakamura 1-0 McShane, …

Book Review by IR Watson

Book Review by IR Watson

Posted on 30th July 2012

‘My Best Games’ By Viktor Korchnoi. (Edition Olms 2011). Translated and edited by Kenneth Neat. Softback, 435 pages. www.edition-olms.com info@edition-olms.com This celebrates Viktor’s Eightieth birthday. Eighty years?! I know he’s the greatest survivor in chess, …

Book Review by IM Adam Hunt

Book Review by IM Adam Hunt

Posted on 30th July 2012

New In Chess Yearbook 100 www.newinchess.com I have been a Yearbook subscriber off and on for the last five years or so. Not having not needed them for my teaching job at Woodbridge School, this …

As I Please  by  Neville Twitchell

As I Please by Neville Twitchell

Posted on 18th July 2012

I have recently found a new use for YouTube in trying to track down film footage of the great players of the past. Whilst there is an abundance of footage of present day players, and …