A good occasion to take a look at Genna Sosonko’s new book “Evil-Doer: Half a Century with Viktor Korchnoi”, a fine memoir of one of the most. Chess-News will offer you the detailed coverage of the event, namely Genna Sosonko will be on the spot to share everything he will see in. We will talk to Genna Sosonko who was present at the historical Blitz Match between Kasparov and Short or “veterans” match as one of its.

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None of these is true for the young Swiss who likes to play chess or who is starting to play it.

The siege lasted from September to January and killed about 1. In Max Euwe has met this rich American woman in the Netherlands. Does that mean we’re facing the tendency when chess is gaining sponsors who not just have money, but have some chess achievements?

Garry of course realized that there were more than enough mistakes and blunders during the match. But three months later the match still takes place. Needed to play Ke4 or Ra2. Chapter 12 – Removal from.

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Nothing is given in the GA. Korchnoi’s escape to the West is a political humiliation and an insult for Soviet officials and they retaliate with all their power to punish the “Evil-Doer”.

Hansen has three series currently in print: When you are in a good shape you control time. Garry Kasparov’s rise to the top was meteoric and at his very first attempt he managed to become World Champion, the youngest of all time. Anyway, despite my great respect to all German participants, none of them is among the world elite or on the list of the top GMs.


But Sosonko does not want to write a classical biography as he explains with a reference to Sigmund Freud. So, I’m thinking now: After the war, Korchnoi discovered chess, in the pioneer palace where Vladimir Zak took him under his wings. A07 King’s Indian Attack. If they remove Ilyumzhinov by the above Statute, currently the position would be unfilled. Peter Doggers asked Caruana about his pre-event preparation, which, as one might expect, involved a lot of opening study.

A fascinating memoir: Genna Sosonko’s “Evil-Doer: Half a Century with Viktor Korchnoi”

I remember GM Donner who divided Sosokno countries into three categories: With Evil-Doer Sosonko gave this colourful and ambivalent personality a fine memoir. He has always played the Sicilian.

This biographical article relating to a Dutch chess figure is a stub. Maybe he indeed did not have as much chess talent as Spassky.

In he reaches the finals of the Candidates Matches but loses against Spassky. Any elected or appointed official in FIDE can be removed It starts with his memories of how he first learned chess and shows his first great games including those from the WCh for juniors.

Genna Sosonko: “Short Was Pretty Upset About the Last Game”

So, she told Max that she regularly sponsored the Zurich university – she lived in different places like Switzerland, Italy in which she was eventually buried. A46 Queen’s Pawn Game. Elk and Ruby makes use of print-on-demand POD technology across its list. A pared-down version of review has been printed in the August issue of Chess Life.


My opinion regarding Anand’s play has somewhat changed of course [in September Sosonko wrote an article in which he doubted the World Champion could show a better play than “the one we have been observing for the last two years” – Sosonkp ]. Struck me as not quite as good as some of his prior books. Korchnoi at the Hoogovens tournament Photo: Chapter 12 – Removal from Office He was the organizer of the Aronian – Anand friendly match last year. Oddly enough I again remembered Donner and Tolush.

A fascinating memoir: Genna Sosonko’s “Evil-Doer: Half a Century with Viktor Korchnoi” | ChessBase

I stand sospnko, tx. Sosonko has authored six non-technical chess books centering heavily on his chess life in the Soviet Union and his relationships with and memories of both leading Soviet players and lesser-known characters in chess history. Anand, Gelfand, Caruana and Kramnik. Take one a day to be a better chess player. And I encountered a lot of people. Sosonko vs A Pavlov. Oleg himself is a quite strong player, who competes with GMs time after times.

Russian lead with 6 points out of 7. But in the last game he revenged for everything.

Such conflicts just seem to have motivated Korchnoi even more. In general, this is a city with a rich chess tradition. Gena practice, however, I have my doubts.

In fact he’s the most senior GM in the Netherlands active or inactive. B78 Sicilian, Dragon, Yugoslav Attack, David, are you upset about the fact that this short match finished earlier?