CHESS Magazine – May 2017
David Howell wins the inaugural 2017 Winter Classic in Saint Louis

Magazine, 60 pages

UK’s most popular CHESS Magazine – established 1935! All the regular features of the UK’s best-selling CHESS magazine plus more! In this issue:

  • All Rise for King David – David Howell fought the hardest to win the Winter Classic
  • Schism after Schism Bobby Priestly reflects on the cyclical nature of club politics
  • Gawain in the Gulf – Gawain Jones successfully defended his Dubai Open title
  • Wesley in Wonderland – So claimed his first U.S. title and is now 67 games unbeaten
  • You Beauty! – Matthew Lunn presents some quite gorgeous moves
  • Opening Trends – The Caro-Kann suffers, whereas the London remains popular
  • Llandudno! – Alex Holowczak previews the 2017 British Chess Championships
  • Again…and Again – Amatzia Avni instructs with a tour of some repeated motifs
  • Studies with Stephenson – Brian has been rather busy on the organising front
  • This Month’s Masterpieces – Two lovely, inspirational attacking games from the 4NCL
  • Nunn – Again! – John Nunn returned after 38 years to the East Devon Congress

Plus all the regular features such as: How Good is Your Chess?, Saunders on Chess, Find the Winning Moves, Never Mind the Grandmasters, Studies, Home & Overseas News, Calendar and Book Reviews.

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