Perfect positional queen sac!

RASHID NEZHMETDINOV vs OLEG CHERNIKOV – Chigorin Team Cup, 1962 We should include at least another game from one of the greatest attacking players of all time: Nezh! We present you the game between Nezhmetdinov and Chernikov played at the Chirgorin Team Cup in 1962. The opening is the Sicilian Defense: Old Sicilian. Open. TheContinue reading “Perfect positional queen sac!”

Nezhmetdinov’s Immortal

LEV POLUGAEVSKY vs RASHID NEZHMETDINOV – Sochi Tournament 1958 There is one chess player that never reached the top players in terms of victories but he is considered one of the greatest (attacking) players ever: his name is Nezhmetdinov. Today, we cover the match between Polugaesvky and Nezhmetdinov played at a tournament in Sochi inContinue reading “Nezhmetdinov’s Immortal”