Chess Magazine June 2021
In this issue:
Malcolm Pein on the latest developments in the game
The home fans had much to cheer when the Candidates resumed
How Good is Your Chess?
Daniel King pays tribute to man of the hour, Ian Nepomniachtchi
60 Seconds with...Rosie Irwin
We meet one of the authors of The Queen’s Gambit - Accepted!
Find the Winning Moves
Can you do as well as the players in the 4NCL Online League?
Rest in Peace
Yury Lapshun and Jon Jacobs look at two famous chess graves
The Passionate Chess Scribe
Popular writer David LeMoir has released an anthology
Building a Study
The technical aspect is quite important, as Amatzia Avni explains
Keeping Up With...Keymer
Like Praggnanandhaa, Vincent Keymer is very much a rising force
Birth of a Union
Bob Jones on the birth of the WECU and the mystery of Trevenen
Never Mind the Grandmasters...
Carl Portman on objectivity and the Colle Opening
Chess in the Park Takes Off
Taking your chess club to the park is a good plan, as Tim Wall shows
Recognition - The 2021 ECF Awards
Stephen Greep explains all about the awards’ new look
Success for the world champion and a beautiful queen sacrifice
Terry Chapman triumphed online, while a little OTB chess has begun
The full answers to Find the Winning Moves
This Month’s New Releases
Andrey Terekhov on Smyslov impresses, as does the Exchange French
Saunders on Chess
John on Lastrounditis, the phenomenon of last round chess