New In Chess, Magazine, ISBN: 978-90-5691-389-2, 98 Seiten, 2012.
The Premier Chess Magazine in the World
Top players annotate their games
Exclusive comments by
Levon Aronian, Vladimir Kramnik, Vasily Ivanchuk, Sergei Movsesian, Ding Liren,
Eugene Torre, Hou Yifan, Kateryna Lahno, Nadezhda Kosintseva and Alexandra
Aronian leads Armenia to gold
Who was going to stop the
Russians at the 40th Chess Olympiad in Istanbul? In an ultra-tight finish the
top-seeds were edged out by Olympiad specialists Armenia. For the third time in
six years cheering fans took to the streets of Yerevan to prepare a heroes'
welcome for Levon Aronian and his men.
Interview: Eugene Torre
He is the only man in the world
who participated in more than half of the Olympiads that have been held so far.
A lengthy interview with Asia's first ever grandmaster about his brief stint as
a movie actor, the life lessons we can draw from chess and, of course, his good
friend Bobby Fischer.
What the Russian men failed to do by a
hair's breadth, the Russian ladies did pull off in an equally close and
Body and mind games
According to Nigel Short Olympiads
are in essence all about sex.
Too early to harvest
Over the past years no country has
seen anything that comes even close to the chess boom in Turkey. Understandably
the performances of the Turkish teams on their home-turf were anxiously and
Jeroen Bosch presents another opening surprise.
This time a modern provocation in the Grünfeld.
Searching for eternal laws
Hans Ree read the new
biography of Aron Nimzowitsch, a man he never really understood.
Hertan's Forcing Moves
'What do we learn, Palmer?'
That's one of the questions
Luke McShane tries to answer in his book column.
Jan Timman remembers the grand old man
of Yugoslav chess.
Which three people would Natalia Pogonina like to invite for
Did they play your opening?
In this issue games with the following openings were annotated by world class
Kosteniuk - Soumya, by Kosteniuk
N.Kosintseva - Zhao Xue, by Kosintseva
Giri-Aronian, by Aronian
Ding Liren - Barbosa, by Ding
Kramnik - Aronian, by Kramnik
Ivanchuk - Wang Hao, by Ivanchuk
Short - Torre, by
Socko - Hou Yifan, by Hou Yifan
Lahno - Socko, by Lahno
Movsesian - Grischuk, by