Submitted by John Upper on Tue, 09/27/2016 - 17:15
The Canadian Game of the Week comes from the North Carolina Open, where Elias Oussedik is working, and playing, and annotating.
It's opposite-coloured Bishops and opposite-side castling, so you know it's going to be all about the attack. Black to play...
Submitted by John Upper on Wed, 09/21/2016 - 09:59
Canadian Isaac Wiebe plays Magnus Carlsen in a clock simul in New Jersey, the 2016 WYCC kicks off in Khanty-Mansiysk, a book about a mid-life crisis that turns into a three-year attempt to become a chess expert... and more, are this week's Best of the Web.
Submitted by Keith MacKinnon on Mon, 09/19/2016 - 17:51
The top performer at this year's Battle of Alberta, held annually in Red Deer, was the South's board 4 player, NM Diwen Shi, with a score of 2-0 against his higher-rated opponent from the North of the province, Jeff Reeve.
Submitted by John Upper on Mon, 09/05/2016 - 19:32
The Canadian Game of the Week comes from the 2016 Maritime Open, and is a good example of how a Master plays to beat a lower-rated opponent.
It is Black to move in the diagram: find plans for both players.