SPRAGGETT ON CHESS
BUDAPEST’S POPULAR ENGLISH-LANGUAGE MAGAZINE!
Author, teacher and chess master, Michael Yip has resided in Budapest since 2009. Intimately knowledgeable of Budapest’s chess community, each month Michael brings to the reader the latest chess news and developments from one of Europe’s most active cultural centres. Tournament results, opening ideas, annotated games, endings and much more! AS WELL, you can follow what is happening in the rest of the world as the top players clash in the famous super-tournaments.
PLUS, a new addition to Michael’s magazine is a large section on Canadian chess news and developments! You can follow what is happening in Canadian chess–from Vancouver to St.Johns–as well as Canada’s up and coming stars as they compete in Europe and the rest of the world!
THIS MONTH’S CANADIAN CONTENT:
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You can download the February issue of BCN right HERE or just go to the sidebar on the right for all of the previous issues! Each download includes both WORD and PDF versions, as well as games in CBV format. ENJOY!
THIS ISSUE contains not less than 70 games! The major international tournaments are covered, including Gibraltar and Tata. In Hungary we find the traditional team championship and other events.
Plenty of OPENING theory as well: several variations of the Sicilian defence, including the Maroczy Bind; Semi-Slav, Grunfeld and Exchange variation of the Queens Gambit Declined. More than enough to keep you busy! Good learning!
NEW BLOG IN TOWN!
Just recently Michael has started a daily chess BLOG! Everything that you want to know about Budapest chess (and Canadian chess!) and much more! Photos, games, results and special features on opening theory.
The one and only Michael Yip!