Tag Archives: Nakamura

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: 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 …

London Chess Classic in pictures

London Chess Classic in pictures

Posted on 29th December 2013

British Chess Magazine (together with our erstwhile staff photographer) visited the Fifth London Chess Classic, Olympia, London for the final day. Our thanks go to Malcolm Pein, John Henderson, Nevil Chan and their helpers for …

Game of the Month: June 2013

Game of the Month: June 2013

Posted on 1st June 2013

The June 2013 Game of the Month from the BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, features the increasingly popular 6. Bg5 variation of the Sicilian Najdorf. This game was played in the innovative tournament in Norway …

London Chess Classic (6) Adams shines

London Chess Classic (6) Adams shines

Posted on 7th December 2012

A great day for the English (“about time!” shouts a patriot) here in Olympia with several games beginning 1.c4 and Michael Adams beating the reigning World Champ, Vishy Anand. Carlsen 1-0 Polgar, Symmetrical English; Anand …