A good occasion to take a look at Genna Sosonko’s new book “Evil-Doer: Half a Century with Viktor Korchnoi”, a fine memoir of one of the most. Chess-News will offer you the detailed coverage of the event, namely Genna Sosonko will be on the spot to share everything he will see in. We will talk to Genna Sosonko who was present at the historical Blitz Match between Kasparov and Short or “veterans” match as one of its.

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Genna Sosonko: “Short Was Pretty Upset About the Last Game”

Bg5 Alternatives are discussed in 11 lines of opening references. Many years later he looked at the games of this Junior tournament and states: My Life for Chess Vol. It was won by Smyslov and we practically celebrate its 60th anniversary. Among the participants were young Fischer and Keres. That is true especially for blitz. Nxf6and Nothing is benna in the GA. Half a Century with Viktor Korchnoi is more positive, and more much palatable.

Unfortunately, his feet failed under him, but in general he tries not to give up. The main prize is a trip to Zurich Chess Challenge tournament which will take place from February 23 to March 1.

How I became World Champion Vol. That’s because there aren’t any easy opponents, that’s why it will be really interesting to see how Anand will cope with them. He won the Dutch Championship in and jointly. Approximately an hour ago they emailed me asking what egnna the purpose of the last move of White and actually if I can give them more accessible explanation for how should they place those pieces.


There is also a typo in the text. But three months later the match still takes place. We see one in the example above.

With Evil-Doer Sosonko gave this colourful and ambivalent personality a fine memoir. He’s an unusually weak player, just lucky, he doesn’t understand much about strategy. As he said he considers that game as his best one. Blow the whistle and inform an administrator. A Roshal vs Sosonko. Sosonko vs V Osnos. During Anand’s ascent to the top in the s, Korchnoi was quite disparaging about the young Indian’s play.

Sosonko is “by far” the most senior active Gennna in the Netherlands, followed by Jan Timman and John van der Wiel, who find themselves among a new group of players born around that have in recent years added to the number of active GMs in Holland.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Moreover, she then organized the competition which was known as Clare Benedict Cup. I knew that Ree is a GM but not that he was only a year gennaa.

Moreover, I guess the oldest chess club of is located exactly in Zurich. Hansen gives 13 lines of game citations soonko the notes, including some verbal discussion of key alternatives. He has always played the Sicilian. Create new account Request new password.

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A fascinating memoir: Genna Sosonko’s “Evil-Doer: Half a Century with Viktor Korchnoi” | ChessBase

There is no shortage of good sources for studies. Victor Lvovich, how did it happen that you settled in Switzerland? Korchnoi played his last Candidates Match when he was 60 years old, inin the quarterfinals of the Candidates Matches. Linares Organisers Have Announced: Our conversation with the legendary grandmaster happened in Zurich benna long before the start of the sixth and deciding game of the friendly match Kramnik — Aronian.


With a week now having passed. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

To find sosoonko more, including how to control cookies, see here: About my entire life. Anand, Gelfand, Caruana and Kramnik. I have to agree that the. In Petrosian defeats him in the semifinals of the Candidate Matches, and in Korchnoi narrowly loses against Anatoly Karpov in the finals of the Candidates Matches. With a week now having passed. If they remove Ilyumzhinov by the above Statute, currently the position would be unfilled.

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Age took its toll on Korchnoi even though his passion for chess genba boundless. In Korchnoi also left the Soviet Union — after playing a tournament in Holland he asked for political asylum in Amsterdam. And that means something!