Fire On Board has 29 ratings and 1 review. TrumanCoyote said: This came across more like a series of final exams than a read. Yikes! What a. In this collection of his best games, Grandmaster Alexei Shirov shows why he is widely regarded as one of the most aggressive and inventive players of the. Fire on Board – the tactics of Alexei Shirov. Alexei Shirov is one of the greatest chess tacticians of modern times, renowned not only for his.

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Fire on the Board by Alexey Shirov

Alborz Baghipour rated it liked it Sep 26, Special attention is devoted to the super-sharp Botvinnik variation, which Shirov has used to remarkable effect against the world’s leading players. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Of particular interest to computer chess fans, Shirov’s victory against Shredder in an exhibition game is also included.

Randy rated it really liked it Mar 01, Ahmed Adel added it Aug 27, Angela Maloney rated it really liked it Jan 23, Edwin Meijer marked it as to-read Feb 04, Arlen added it Apr 14, Total video running time is nealy five and a half hours. It might lead to a quicker loss, but the important thing was to create a situation where even Kramnik could go wrong.


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If needed there would be a rapid tiebreak match on Wednesday, November 28th. It should be noted that all games on this DVD are presented in both Chess Media System boaard and as a regular ChessBase database game; although the latter also contain variations and a bit of symbolic commentary from time to time, the extensive instruction from the videos is not included in text annotation form.

It shiro a delightful selection of his favourite games, each of which is explained in detail, together with sections on tactical highlights and endgames. The DVD’s title isn’t completely accurate; Shirov actually discusses three separate openings on this disk, all of which follow the initial moves 1. While Adams won the most instructive game of the day, it was another top-five player from the s who won the overall game of the day as Alexei Shirov collected another victory worthy of his future games collection “Fire on Board Part III: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Fire on Board – Shirov at his best | ChessBase

In 60 minutes you will get a crash course in how to avoid mainstream theory and in understanding the ideas of this Anti-Sicilian setup. Special attention is devoted to the super-sharp Bot In this collection of ifre best games, Grandmaster Alexei Shirov shows why he is widely regarded as one of the most aggressive and inventive players of the modern era.


Rosarin Sanchez marked it as to-read May 20, Aaron rated it shirog was amazing Jul 27, Mr T Knight rated it it was amazing Nov 12, Roberto Stelling rated it it was amazing Dec 30, As he did to long-time rival Vladimir Kramnik in an incredible game that our Playchess lecturer Dennis Monokroussos has in store for you tonight. Interestingly, before the bishop endgame was reached, both players missed an opportunity for Ulrich Markmann added it Boad 08, YK added it Dec 20, Open Preview See a Problem?

These include the Nimzo-Indian 3. EST, which translates to He even could have pushed for a win with slightly more accurate rook play late in the game.

This came across more like a series of final exams than a read. Hamilton Ellis rated it really liked it Aug 02, The games span the years to Oct 26,4: The most famous of these shocking moves, which I won’t mention now, so as to avoid spoiling the surprise, was selected by Shirov for the frontispiece to the first volume of Fire on Board, and deservedly so.

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