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CHESS Magazine – May 2020: Candidates Crisis

CHESS Magazine – May 2020
Candidates Crisis

Magazine, 60 pages

All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine and more! Regular features include: How Good is Your Chess? by GM Daniel King, Saunders on ChessFind the Winning MovesNever Mind the Grandmasters…StudiesHome & Overseas NewsForthcoming Events Calendar and Book Reviews.

In this issue:

  • Editorial – Malcolm Pein on the latest developments in the game
  • 60 Seconds with… Gary Lane – Living in Sydney, Gary has to rise at 2am to follow Torquay United
  • Candidates Chaos – MVL defeated and caught up Nepo before play was suspended
  • How Good is Your Chess? – Did you know that Daniel King is a fan of the King’s Gambit?
  • Best of Bunratty – Tim Wall presents more highlights from a weekend in Co. Clare
  • Find the Winning Moves – Can you do as well as the players at the 4NCL and Bunratty?
  • The Coldest Game – Michael Renouf reviews a recent offering from Netflix
  • The Rules of Toddler Chess – Shannon Carpenter on why you must expect the unexpected
  • Sultan Khan – Daniel King describes Khan’s extraordinary first weekend in London
  • The Infant Queen of Chess – Brian Gosling ran a solving competition to remember Lilian Baird
  • Cécile and Giorgi: A Story of Love and Chess – James Essinger introduces the happy couple
  • Readers’ Letters – More on stalemate and the longest decisive capture-free games
  • Never Mind the Grandmasters – Carl Portman has a clear message: Don’t give up!
  • Meeting Old Friends – Gary Lane enjoyed a catch-up at the East Devon Congress
  • Home News – Mitchell-Hymer was a humdinger of a game at Blackpool
  • Overseas News – Ju Wenjun struggled, unlike Aleksandra Goryachkina, in Lausanne
  • Solutions – For Find the Winning Moves and February’s Studies winner
  • This Month’s New Releases – Detailed reviews from Sean Marsh, Danny Gormally and Ben Graff
  • Saunders on Chess – John reminds us that having a won position is not always easy

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