Chess Informant - ISSUE 115

    Chess Informant - ISSUE 115
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    Publication Date: December 5, 2012
    Notation Type: FAN - Figurine
    Page Count: 340 Pages

    Book Description

    In this volume:

  • “Garry’s Choice 115” – 3rd edition - exclusive column by Garry Kasparov. The 13th World champion dissects top games of modern chess in full English (11 pages)
  • “Old Wine in New Bottles” - Instructive column by well-known author GM Mihail Marin, in full English (12 pages)
  • “Top Three” – exclusive, deep annotations by world top players, Sergei Movsesian, Andrei Volokitin and Zahar Efimenko. In full English (15 pages)
  • "One country - Serbia", textual annotations by Olympiad team GMs Ivanisevic, Perunovic, Markus, Sedlak and Popovic of games played in Istanbul. In English (13 pages)
  • “CI Labs 115” – Eight theoretical surveys with original analysis by GM’s: GM Viktor Erdos, Hungary (A11 - English opening, Reti gambit Accepted), GM Andrey Sumets(B07 - Pirc defence, Anti-King's Indian setup), GM Misa Pap (B12 - Caro-Kann defence, Fantasy variation), GM Milos Perunovic (B22 - Sicilian defence, Alapin variation), GM Rafael Leitao (B94 Sicilian defence - Najdorf variation), GM Nikola Djukic, (C11 - French defence, Classical/Steinitz variation), GM Ivan Ivanisevic (C63 - Ruy Lopez, Jaenisch/Schliemann variation), GM Sarunas Sulskis (C80 - Ruy Lopez, Open variation), in English - 43 pages
  • Rising Stars – World junior champion Alexander Ipatov with his annotations in English, 7 pages
  • In memoriam: GM Svetozar Gligoric, in full English, 8 pages
  • Portrait of Nikita Vitiugov – The best from his career so far, in Informant non-language style, 13 pages
  • Chess Informant 115 Games – traditional section with 200+ annotated games, Morozevich, Movsesian, Volokitin, Shankland, Bartel, Sargissian, Ki. Georgiev, Macieja, Tiviakov, Roiz, Berg, etc. in Informant non-language style (152 pages)

    Standard Informant content: Contest for the best game and novelty, Combinations, Endings, Excellent moves, Problems by M.Velimirovic and Afek

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