Saturday October 31, 2020

Chess With Sam Collins

20th January, 2019

Philip Hogarty Memorial GM Norm, 2019

This year began with the Philip Hogarty Memorial, a chess festival featuring a blitz tournament and closed IM and GM norm events held in memory of the former ICU chairman who sadly passed away in 2008.

This line was recommended for White by GM Boris Avrukh in a recent repertoire book, based on a game between two GMs from 2016 where Black retreated his bishop to d8 to protect...

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