Sacrificing the queen casually!

MAX EUWE vs PAUL KERES – match 1939/40, rd 9, Amsterdam In the best chess games ever series we must include a game from the great champion Paul Keres, who has been runner-up at the Candidates for 4 times. Today, we present you the game between Euwe and Keres played in Amsterdam in 1940. The openingContinue reading “Sacrificing the queen casually!”

Best defense Euwe

EFIM GELLER vs MAX EUWE – Zurich Candidates, 1953 Usually, when we think about the best chess games, the choice is based on a spectacular sacrifice or exciting attack but today we make an exception. We present you the game between Geller and Euwe played at the Zurich Candidates in 1953. The opening is theContinue reading “Best defense Euwe”