Shirov traces his progress at the top of the chess world and presents his favourite games For those of you who are fans of Alexei Shirov’s chess – and who isn’t? – this is the quintessential “Fire on Board” game. In it, he defeats his. This week’s chess tactics all come from the games of the tactical genius Alexei Shirov. Can you solve them all?.

Author: Samusida Dikasa
Country: Lithuania
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Art
Published (Last): 2 June 2014
Pages: 418
PDF File Size: 2.42 Mb
ePub File Size: 8.85 Mb
ISBN: 192-3-89905-432-8
Downloads: 61466
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Vudojin

Shirov’s book is full of analysis, so readers daunted by the prospects of move variations and the like will have to skim over large chunks of the book.

Edwin Meijer marked it as to-read Feb 04, There was a problem filtering reviews right now. David rated it it was amazing Oct 16, Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

Total running time is just shy of five hours. Best Games from Nf3 d5 [intending a transposition into a number of varied openings including the French Winawer] 4. English Choose a language for shopping. In it, he defeats his long-time rival Vladimir Kramnik, and does so by bamboozling him with a remarkable series of blows starting from a lost position.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. No trivia or quizzes yet. Try the Kindle edition and experience these great reading features: Anton Frisk Kockum rated it really liked it Jan 10, Secret preparation, line, tips and personal lab’s.


It contains a delightful selection of his favourite games, each of which is explained in detail, together with sections on tactical highlights and endgames. On this DVD you will be taken on a journey through what is arguably the sharpest opening line known to men.

Discuss Rules for reader comments User. Enjoy adrenalin rush with tactic fights! ChessBase 15 – Mega package. Return to Book Page. Special attention is devoted to the super-sharp Botvinnik variation, which Shirov has used to remarkable effect against the world’s leading players.

Shirov presents ten instructional videos, based on both sides presenting alecei for both White and Black. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, ehirov your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

Fire on the Board by Alexey Shirov

For Intermediate player, Shirov, gave nice tips about self preparation, fige lab opening, you could find interesting. Too bad that this book has not pic’s.

I hope my review could help you. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Zetta-georgia Grapsa rated it it was booard Sep 14, Both colors are covered, as Shirov plays both sides of this classic opening. Ray Cooke marked it as to-read Nov 15, Shirov’s wild, daring, complicated, super sharp games are absolutely a joy to replay.

Fire On Board: Shirov’s Best Games

He has to the game to another level when he is playing some of his friends. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Whilst the main focus is on the White side of this opening you will also find ways for Black to defend.


Kramnik obtained an advantage, and when Shirov made a more serious error the advantage grew. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Fire on Board – Shirov at his best

Bart Gijswijt added it Jan 02, Shirov and Kramnik have been among the world’s absolute elite since the early 90s, and although shieov were friends for a while and had very similar repertoires, they are stylistic antipodes. It should be noted that all games on this DVD are presented in both Chess Media System format and as a regular ChessBase database game; although the latter also contain variations and a bit of symbolic commentary from time to time, the extensive instruction from the videos is not included in text oj form.

It might lead to a quicker loss, but the important thing was to create a situation where even Kramnik could go wrong. Maybe an advanced manual for GM Tactics?

Related Posts