Chess is a board game that has been around for generations and it’s the best pastime to adopt if you want something that is fun, stimulating and will benefit your brain. Just as the body needs food to function and …Read more
Pursuing a career takes more than just passion. It takes huge commitment. In chess career, it is no difference. To play better, appropriate opening strategies can come a long way. Although several chess openings are available to choose from, but …Read more
This master game is another from one of my chess heroes, José Raúl Capablanca. Here he takes on the Soviet Grandmaster Viacheslav Ragozin in the Moscow tournament of 1936.
This was the third of the Moscow tournaments organised by Nikolai …Read more
The tactical device of removing the guard is also known as removing the defender. The name of the tactic is almost sufficient in itself to describe how it works.
The opponent has a piece which is defending another piece, or …Read more
This master game, played between José Raúl Capablanca and Saviely Tartakower, is a true classic from the legendary New York 1924 tournament.
The game illustrates Capablanca’s exceptional endgame skill, in this case activating his rook to the …Read more