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Top GM Secrets Issue #157

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Monday, 02 March 2015

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Issue #157 of the weekly chess newsletter "Top GM Secrets" has been released.
It is delivered by e-mail on Fridays in both pdf and pgn formats.

Table of Contents

Editorial Preface. 3rd Anniversary of Top GM Secrets. FIDE Grand Prix in Tbilisi. European Chess Championship. By GM Arkadij Naiditsch, best FIDE rating - 2737 and GM Csaba Balogh, best FIDE rating - 2672.
Two Best Games of the Week. GM Evgeny Tomashevsky (2716) - GM Rustam Kasimdzhanov (2705), FIDE Grand Prix in Tbilisi, 1-0 annotated by GM Arkadij Naiditsch. GM Radjabov Teimour (2731) - GM Alexander Grischuk (2810), FIDE Grand Prix in Tbilisi, 1-0 annotated by GM Csaba Balogh.
The K-Files. 1.d4 d5 2.c4 dc 3.e4 b5 by GM Alexander Khalifman, ex-FIDE World Chess Champion.
David vs. Goliath David vs. Goliath. 13 upsets of the week by Peter Zhdanov, Chief Editor of
10 Tactical Puzzles from Recent Games. By the Chess Evolution Team.
Endgame Section. GM Aleksander Mista (2597) - GM Viktor Erdos (2615), German Bundesliga, 1-0 annotated by GM Arkadij Naiditsch. GM Maxime Vachier-Lagrave (2775) - GM Evgeny Tomashevsky (2716), FIDE Grand Prix in Tbilisi, 0-1 annotated by GM Csaba Balogh.
Chess and the City. "This pen is cursed..." by WGM Elisabeth Paehtz, best FIDE rating - 2493.
Clash of the Titans. Jose Raul Capablanca - Dawid Janowski, New York Rice 1916 , 1-0 annotated by GM Kamil Miton, best FIDE rating - 2655.
Surprise Section/Study. By the Chess Evolution Team.
Solutions to the puzzles from Top GM Secrets #156.

Attention: the "Play GM Arkadij Naiditsch for Free" special offer is still on.

You can find more information about the "Top GM Secrets" newsletter and the subscription options at

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