Welcome to the annual miniatures column! In the past, this column has recognized any games that lasted no more than 20 moves to be miniatures. I am taking advantage of editorial privilege to set the level of miniatures at 25 moves or less, which is wha…
Are you looking for a serious upgrade to your anti-1.d4 repertoire? If you play Queen’s Gambit Declined (QGD) with black pieces I have great news for you. FM Zaur Tekeyev is here to present a trendy novelty when it comes to QGD! *** 1. d4 d5 2. c4 e6 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Nf3 h6 […]
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There is a lot to like in a defense that allows you to counter-attack on move two! The tactics of the Modern Benoni often overshadow the strategic element. Do not be fooled into thinking the Modern Benoni is all about tactics. There is a great battle in the Benoni Defense between White’s pawn majority in […]
Modern Benoni was invented in 1927… and quickly forgotten. Then, after 20 years of ignorance, this opening was revived by Mikail Tal. After Tal had huge success by it winning a game-after-game… it made other players think. Fast forward a few years, and the top attacking maestros like Bobby Fischer and Garry Kasparov trust Modern […]
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