Chess News

November 15, 2017

Who will win London chess classic 2017?

December 1 – December 11, 2017 Olympia Conference Center 10-Player Round Robin PRIZE FUND $300,000   The London Chess Classic is the final leg of the Grand Chess Tour. Apart from the Sinquefield Cup, the London Classic is the only other classical event in the GCT and also carries a $300,000 prize fund. Wesley So’s admirable performance in the 2016 […]
October 23, 2017

White to move-Checkmate in 2

October 13, 2017

Decoy with double attack

Lasker-Euwe, Zurich 1934 White to move and win! If K:c4 then B:e1. 1.b4, B:b4 2. Nc2 with a double attack!
August 1, 2017


This was a game played between Mikenas vs Bronstein in Talin,1965. How can Black decoy White Rook and Queen from protecting the first rank?