Chess Informant 107 - 300 pages - contains 295 annotated games and 440 variations.
Every volume of Chess Informant offers a selection of the best games played by the world's greatest chess players. Over 90% of the games are annotated by the players who played them. The classification code system facilitates the search by openings and variations, and the system of annotation signs and symbols is perfectly understandable to everyone. There are also the most interesting endings, combinations, studies, the ten best games and the ten most important theoretical novelties from the previous volume, tournament crosstables and thorough indexes of players and annotators. Column "Modern Chess Theory" completely covers three most popular openings C42, E04 and E97.
Events held between
September 1st, 2009 and December 31st 2009
Bilbao, Jinzhou, Karpov - Kasparov (m), Nanjing, Ohrid, Hoogeveen, European Team Ch. (Novi Sad), Anand - Karpov (m), Tal Memorial (Moscow), World Cup (Khanty-Mansiysk), London Chess Classic, Russia (ch), etc.
V. Anand, Kramnik, Morozevich, Motylev, Vitiugov, Bu Xiangzhi, Ju. Polgar, Tiviakov, Krasenkow, Ivan Sokolov, A. Beliavsky, Va. Salov, Macieja, Bo. Vuckovic, Sjugirov, A. Galkin, Mi. Marin, M. Gurevich, Jan Timman, L. Christiansen, Ch. Lutz, Ar. Jussupow, J. Benjamin, Ribli, Mikhalchishin, Speelman, and many others.
The voting for the ten best games and the ten most important theoretical novelties from Chess Informant 106, theoretical survey in ECO format, the most interesting recent combinations, endings and studies, tournament standings and crosstables, and the best of Magnus Carlsen's creative output. Column "Modern Chess Theory" completely covers three most popular openings B01 (Scandinavian), B76 (Dragon) and D85 (Grunfeld 5. Bd2)