Highlights of this issue
The cunning 6.a3!?
Alexander Seyb investigates a fresh way to tackle the Najdorf
IQP positions welcome!
Robert Hungaski recommends 3.e3 e5! In the QGA
Middlegames without minor pieces
Mihail Marin on successful strategies with queen and rooks
All for the trade of queens - 13.g4!? vs. the Maroczy
David Navara dissects his endgame triumph over Dmitry Jakovenko in Jerusalem
“My favourite game of 2019”
Together with Simon Williams, retrace the game Dubov-Svane - “Move by Move”!
Annotated games by Giri, Firouzja, So, Duda, Navara, Van Foreest, Nielsen, Sarin, l’Ami and more
A fresh wind against the Caro-Kann Exchange Variation
Roven Vogel recommends ...Bf5 as an antidote
My first draw against the World Champion!
Jan-Krzysztof Duda analyses an explosive encounter from Wijk
Anish Giri reviews his game vs. Jorden Van Foreest
Real sacrifices are the ones not leading to victory directly. Interactive video with Oliver Reeh!
Quiet move decides king hunt
Rainer Knaak presents another trap in the Philidor Defence (video)