Saturday July 11, 2020

Chess With Sam Collins

30th June, 2019

2019 IMSA World Masters Championship, Hengshui, China

The International Mind Sports Association World Masters Championship recently took place in Hengshui, China. In addition to bridge, go, draughts and xiangqi events, elite rapid and blitz chess competitions were held. Ukrainian GM Anton Korobov convincingly won the open rapid section by a margin of 1.5 points.

1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 e6 3.Nf3 b6 4.g3 Bb7 5.Bg2 Be7 6.0–0 0–0 7.Re1 c6 8.e4 d5 9.exd5 cxd5 10.Ne5 Qc8 11.Nc3...

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