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2011 Sigeman & Co Chess Tournament - Round 2: Wesley So vs. Alexei Shirov - Slav Defense
June 25, 2011 01:03 AM PDT
This is a game from Round 2 of 2011 Sigeman & Co Tournament between Wesley So and Alexei Shirov. Clearly not all opposite colored bishop endings are drawn. Observe how small positional gains and astute decisions by white convert the full point. Opening: Slav Defense Location: Malmö, Sweden
2011 Chinese Chess Championship - Zhao Jun vs Xiu Deshun
May 23, 2011 12:33 AM PDT
This game from the 2011 Chinese Chess Championship features several excellent features. Observe a queen sacrifice, a windmill combination, and much more in this short masterpiece by Zhao Jun. Location: Xinghua, Jiangsu, China.
Personal Invitation to YOU - A Podcast Subscriber
March 28, 2011 09:39 PM PDT
March 15, 2011 05:02 PM PDT
This is a collection of 5 chess puzzles. Can you go 5/5 by finding the correct solutions to all of them?
Tata Steel Chess 2011 - Magnus Carlsen vs Anish Giri
February 18, 2011 11:52 PM PST
This is a game from round 3 of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2011 held in Wijk aan Zee. Magnus Carlsen with the white pieces is upset by the very talented and confident 16-year-old Anish Giri in just 22 moves.
Child Prodigy Hou Yifan is the Women's World Chess Champion
January 31, 2011 08:52 PM PST
This game is from Round 3 of the 2010 Women's World Chess Championship. 16-year-old child prodigy, Grandmaster Hou Yifan of China, plays a simple yet beautiful game versus Grandmaster Zhu Chen of Qatar. Hou went on to earn the prestigious title of Women's World Chess Champion, becoming the youngest ever to obtain such a feat.
London Chess Classic 2010 - Vishy Anand vs Magnus Carlsen
January 08, 2011 06:02 AM PST
This is a game from Round 3 of the London Chess Classic 2010. Vishy Anand plays the Ruy Lopez versus Magnus Carlsen.
Howard Stern gets "Sirius" about chess in New York
December 08, 2010 10:18 PM PST
This is an online game played by "The King of All Media", Howard Stern, from July 2009. The opening played was the Budapest Defense. Howard played in his first USCF rated chess tournament in New York in February of 2010.
Magnus Carlsen vs Veselin Topalov - Nanjing Pearl Spring Chess Tournament 2010
November 14, 2010 11:34 PM PST
This game is from the Nanjing, China Pearl Spring Chess Tournament 2010. It analyzes the Round 5 game of Magnus Carlsen of Norway vs Veselin Topalov of Bulgaria. The opening played was a Closed Ruy Lopez.
Akiba Rubinstein's Immortal Game - Chess Opening Tarrasch Defense
October 26, 2010 10:52 PM PDT
This is a chess game from 1907: Georg Rotlewi vs Akiba Rubinstein. As a result of Akiba's brilliant combination where he sacrifices his queen, this game is regarded as Rubinstein's Immortal.
Hi! My name is Jerry and I'm passionate about chess and teaching. I am a National Master from Pennsylvania, USA.
The purpose of this podcast is to share my knowledge via LIVE blitz commentary, game analysis and more, to help others progress in their journey to master the game.
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