Alekhine Memorial Super-Tournament 2013 / Rnd 7

by National Life Master Loal Davis   Viswanathan Anand   The Scotch Game Kasparov tried this opening a few times against Anand during their World Championship match in 1995. Anand gave it a whirl against Fressinet and it turned into a whirlwind with good pressure, good centralization, and a beautiful… Continue reading

MASTER v COLLECTIVE

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Alekhine Memorial Super-Tournament 2013 / Rnd 1

by National Life Master Loal Davis  Liren Ding Congratulations to Liren Ding; he crushed Aronian in the first round of the Alekhine Memorial Super-Tournament of 2013. Ding is rated #34 on the FIDE rating list and he just took out Aronian who is #2 on that list.  Add to that… Continue reading