Loo 2015
Zenzera - Mokshanov
Black pieces are at ease in the opponent's camp: 30...Ne2!, and White is helpless. Russian Junior Championships finished in Loo.
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Loo 2015
Gordievsky - Eliseev
Two blows decide the game: 35.Rg6+! hxg6 36.fxg6+. Russian Junior Championships are nearing end in Loo.
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Chengdu 2015
Girya - Zhukova
White meets Black's intermediate move d4-d3 with the nice sequence: 21.Nxc5! Qd5 22.Re5!, and obtains a decisive advantage.
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Shamkir 2015
Anand - Mamedyarov
We continue learning Vishy Anand's favorite tool - an exchange sacrifice: 28.Rd5! The Vugar Gashimov Memorial is about to end in Azerbaijan.
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Shamkir 2015
Anand - Adams
White seized the initiative with the positional sacrifice: 15.Rxf5! Qxf5 16.Nxe4.
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Chengdu 2015
Wafa - Kosteniuk
After 42...Nh4+! 43.gxh4 Qg6+ 44.Kh3 Rg1 Black got a winning attack. A nice win in both game and match is the best birthday present!
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Shamkir 2015
So - Adams
A pin and a fork is all you need to be happy: 37.exf6 Bxf6 38.Ne4! The Vugar Gashimov Memorial is underway in Azerbaijan.
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Shamkir 2015
Carlsen - Mamedyarov
The timely regrouping 25.Qc5! Ba8 26.Bc3 gave White a quick victory. The Vugar Gashimov Memorial is underway in Azerbaijan.
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Shamkir 2015
Anand - Carlsen
After 20.Nd5! with the idea 20...Bxe1? 21.Nf6+! White won a pawn. However, in the subsequent game the World Champion managed to save half a point.
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Dubai 2015
Safarli - Grandelius
The black king hopes to find safety on another wing, but it is not going to happen: 49.Rf4! exf4 50.Re1! The traditional Dubai open is about to end in UAE.
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Bremen 2015
Areschenko - Eljanov
The nice pirouette 27.Nc4! Rf5 28.Nb6 allows White to get to the Black's weak pawns in another round of the German Bundesliga.
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Baden Baden 2015
Naiditsch - Fracnik
Blunder of the day: in a winning position Black played 37...exf4??, and 38.Qe8+ his position became lost. The game was played during in the German Bundesliga.
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Russian Team Championships