Siegbert Tarrasch / One Of Fischer’s Top 10

Dr. Siegbert Tarrasch In 1964, for ChessWorld Magazine, Robert James Fischer was asked to name the Top 10 Best Chess Players in the world.  Here is his list (in alphabetical order) of those players: Alexander Alekhine, José Capablanca, Paul Morphy, Samuel Reshevsky, Boris Spassky, Howard Staunton, Wilhelm Steintz, Mikhail Tal,… Continue reading

Kasparov’s Gambit

Garry Kasparov (archive photo). Source: Kasparov.ru Kasparov’s Gambit.. What is Garry Kasparov’s Next Move? The great chess champion brings his knowledge to the games  of Sochi, global politics and computer intelligence.. Kasparov, who became the 13th world champion in 1985 and was ranked number  one in the world until he… Continue reading

The International Chess Festival Cup of RSSU – Moscow Open, 2014

The International Chess Festival Cup of RSSU – Moscow Open, 2014 for the prizes of the Russian State Social University and the Moscow Chess Federation (hereinafter – the Festival) held in Moscow from 31st January to 10th February 2014 at the Russian State Social University. The festival consists of eight… Continue reading