Tag Archives: Sicilian

The British (10)

The British (10)

Posted on 29th July 2014

Round 10 ML Hebden (7) draw J Hawkins (7.5), QGD, Lasker; NG Pert (6.5) draw DWL Howell (7), QID, 4.a3; Y-F Zhou (6) 0-1 RG Pert (6), Sicilian Dragon; DH Fernandez (6) draw JM Emms …

The British (9)

The British (9)

Posted on 28th July 2014

Round 9 J Hawkins (7) draw NG Pert (6), Dutch/Latvian (Latvian?); DH Fernandez (6) 0-1 DWL Howell (6), Ruy Lopez, Closed; SK Williams (5.5) 0-1 ML Hebden (6), KID; CG Ward (5.5) draw RG Pert …

f4 versus the Sicilian – book review by David Levens

f4 versus the Sicilian – book review by David Levens

Posted on 23rd June 2014

Review of ‘The Grand Prix Attack’ by Evgeny Sveshnikov (New in Chess 2013). 256 pages. Though there’s an interesting introduction what really whetted my appetite was the ‘Short Historical Survey.’  I had always regarded the …

Women’s World Championship (10/13)

Women’s World Championship (10/13)

Posted on 26th December 2013

Anna Ushenina 1.5 – 5.5 Hou Yifan Taizhou, a city in North Eastern China (about 100 miles from the Yellow Sea, we think – Ed.) was the site of the World Championship Match between the …

Game of the Month: November 2013

Game of the Month: November 2013

Posted on 1st November 2013

The November 2013 Game of the Month from the BCM’s Games Editor, Andrew Martin, features a preview of the upcoming World Championship match between Viswanathan Anand and Magnus Carlsen. This game was played between these …