New in Chess Magazine 2018/6

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New in Chess Magazine 2018/6

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New in Chess Magazine 2018/6

This issue covers the tournaments in Biel, Dortmund and Helsingor and of course masterclasses by elite players from all over the world.

Mamedyarov outplays Carlsen in Biel
Magnus Carlsen was the undeniable headliner in Biel, but the indisputable star was ‘Shakh’ Mamedyarov, who finished one and a half points ahead of the World Champion. Nico Georgiadis, who played a crucial game against Carlsen, reports from an unusual perspective.

Nepo dominates Dortmund
In a seven-round sprint, Ian Nepomniachtchi finished a full point ahead of his closest pursuers. Vladimir ‘Mr Dortmund’ Kramnik fought like a lion but took too many risks.

Hammer blows in Helsingor
Jan Timman was impressed by the games that Jon-Ludvig Hammer played to win the Xtracon Open, including one ‘that his friend Magnus Carlsen would have been proud of’.

NIC’s Café
Finally, Lennox Lewis and Vitaly Klitschko will step into the ring for a revenge fight… on the chess board.

Your Move
Why did Reuben Fine lose an easily won game against Samuel Reshevsky in Pasadena 86 years ago?

Mamedyarov in top form
A graphic about the recent rise of Azerbaijan’s number one.

Fair & Square
Don Henley reveals that not everyone was thrilled when The Eagles recorded their hit ‘Desperado’.

Plus more!