Архив рубрики: Chess

Bringing Chess Skills into Real Life

In this post I would like to share some of my philosophical thoughts. Can chess be applied to the real world? I’m sure, that yes! In my opinion, the most important benefits of playing chess are the following : 1) Thinking … Читать далее

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Interesting pawn ending from 2013.

In the 5th round of the Turkish National Chess Championship 2013 I managed to win a really interesting pawn ending. You can find below some of my annotations.   My opponent had thought it would be an easy draw by … Читать далее

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Never give up or Aeroflot Chess Open 2013

  Just right away after the Turkish National Chess Championship  I flew to Moscow to participate in the Aeroflot Chess Open 2013 which had a different format this year. It wasn’t a classic event anymore, organizers turned it into the blitz … Читать далее

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How to Become a Chess Champion

If I’ve inspired you to study the game of chess yourself, and you also hope to become a International Chess Grandmaster, then you must be prepared to work hard for title! There is plenty of competition when it comes to … Читать далее

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German Bundesliga 2011/2012. Cities Dortmund and Emsdetten

The second weekend of the German Chess Bundesliga 2011/2012 took place on weekend 19th-20th of November 2011 in different cities of Germany.Our team SK Turm Emsdetten played in Dortmund.We drew  one match and lost another one.My personal perfomance was quite … Читать далее

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Chess Bundesliga 2011/2012.

  Almost one week ago as I came back from my first weekend at the German Chess Bundesliga.Despite of not a good result (-1=2) I got a lot of positive emotions and met a lot of interesting people!I’m very grateful … Читать далее

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Summer 2011. Barcelona.

Finally I’m back home!A few days ago I came back from Barcelona,where I was playing the last tournaments of my summer chess tour 2011.It was started in Turkey,then was continued in Greece and was finished in Spain.In a bit more … Читать далее

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Crete 2011. Rethymno

Yesterday the Open Chess Tournament of Rethymno finished.I managed to share the 1st-10th places but according to tie-break  I end up on the 7th place.In the tournament participated 186 players,from which 21 were GMs,11 — IMs and 14 — FMs.A … Читать далее

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