Publisher: New in Chess, 2015, Pages: 106, Magazine


Your Move

Men vs. Women

Blitz Bliss

NIC’s Café

Carlsen Shakes Rivals
With one of his best performances ever, the World Champion claimed the second Gashimov Memorial.

A Beautiful Minefield
Nigel Short returns to an explosive subject.

Who Else?
Hikaru Nakamura and Irina Krush claimed their 4th and 7th U.S. title.

Fair & Square

Interview: Wesley So
The past months it was rarely his exceptional chess gift that placed the brand-new American at the centre of heated online discussions.

Maximize Your Tactics

Castle queenside against the ‘boring’ Catalan and play for three results.

Profile: Wei Yi
Is the 16-year-old sensation China’s answer to Magnus Carlsen?

Attack. Always!
Garry Kasparov was merciless in the Battle of the Legends.

Closed Eyes, Open Mouths
Magnus Carlsen in the world of high finance.

Sadler on Books

Two Americans
Fabiano Caruana and Hikaru Nakamura are the qualifiers from the Grand Prix to the Candidates’ tournament.

Parimarjan’s Chess Gym
Visualize your move before you make it!

Just Checking
What is Sam Sevian’s favourite drink?

Contributors to this issue

  • Vishy Anand
  • Jeroen Bosch
  • Ben Finegold
  • Garry Kasparov
  • Irina Krush
  • Dylan McClain
  • Alisa Melekhina
  • Parimarjan Negi
  • Peter Heine Nielsen
  • Max Notkin
  • Matthew Sadler
  • Sam Sevian
  • Nigel Short
  • Wesley So
  • Jan Timman
  • Wei Yi
  • Jilin Zhang

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