Shirov traces his progress at the top of the chess world and presents his favourite games For those of you who are fans of Alexei Shirov’s chess – and who isn’t? – this is the quintessential “Fire on Board” game. In it, he defeats his. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Fire on Board: Shirov’s Best Games by Alexei Shirov at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

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Both colors are covered, as Shirov plays both sides of this classic opening. Shirov succeeded on both counts, as you’ll see tonight, to your surprise and delight. Dayanand Sindhu added it Oct 01, Especially interesting is Shirov’s revelation in the introductory video that the games presented share a common thread: Thirteen instructional videos, each based around a single game in which Shirov was a participant. Kramnik tends to win his games by keeping control and accumulating small advantages, while Shirov like his early mentor and erstwhile countryman Mikhail Tal wins many games by outplaying his opponents in tactical complications.

Edward added it Jun 18, What a way to discover that all this time I’ve just been playing checkers Annotate, analyze and share. Suirov and try again. It might lead to a quicker loss, but the important thing was to create a situation where even Kramnik could go wrong.


Ten instructional videos, each with one exception focuses on a single game in which Shirov was a participant. Store your games, training material and opening repertoire in the cloud.

ChessBase 15 – Mega package. Find the right combination! Esteban rated it liked it Aug 02, Now that boarx finally comes down to understanding, let’s play chess!

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Enjoy adrenalin rush with tactic fights! Each successive video explains theory in each variation presented. At any rate, I can see why his results might well prove uneven: Steven Rosenblum rated it liked it Oct 07, Again on this CD the eleven games are also presented in standard database form. The games span the years to Round 6, the final, is from November 19th to 22nd, starting at EST, which translates to Fire on Board — Shirov at his best.

The DVD’s title isn’t completely accurate; Shirov actually discusses three separate boarr on this disk, boarf of which follow the initial moves 1. Advertising Books, boards, sets: Shirov presents ten instructional videos, based on both sides presenting ideas for both White and Fore.

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All rounds start at Shirov knew the general ideas of each opening at the times the games were played but lacked an in-depth knowledge of many variations — thus he “flew by the seat of his pants” in each game and developed interesting and successful ideas in each shlrov while at the board, instead of relying on “home preparation. In an equal or worse position he will often reach into his bag of tricks and bamboozle his opponent.


Fire On Board: Shirov’s Best Games

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As he did to long-time rival Vladimir Kramnik in an incredible game that our Playchess lecturer Dennis Monokroussos has in store for you tonight. Angela Maloney rated it really liked it Jan 23, Exact times for most larger cities are here. This came across more like a series of final exams than a read. cire

Andrew Brown marked it as to-read Apr 28, Live games for Premium members from the World Championship match in London. Peter Manuel marked it as to-read Dec 18, Apr 06, TrumanCoyote rated it really liked it.


Fire on Board – Shirov at his best

Thelasttycoon marked it as to-read Nov 15, If you’re a Playchess. The lectures, which can go for an hour or more, will cost you between one and two ducats. Arlen added it Apr 14,