The 6 Types of Chess Player – Which one are you?

Yuri Averbakh, Russian GM, author, endgame expert and currently the world’s oldest living GM at 93 (!), revealed in a 1997 interview in New in Chess that he placed chess players into 6 categories. Here they are with his description […]

Endgame Study #77: Nimzowitsch – Tarrasch

Black to play and win. (Solution below) ↓↓↓Solution↓↓↓             ↓↓↓Solution↓↓↓   38 …a5 starts the pawn rolling 39 Ke4 f5+! 0-1 The pawn cannot be captured otherwise the King is outside the promoting square and, […]