27/02/21 COMPETITION: Short Master Games

Chess puzzle from 06/02/21. Find the best continuation for black in this game.

20/02/21 COMPETITION: Short Master Games

Chess puzzle from 20/02/21. Find the best continuation for white in this game.

13/02/21 COMPETITION: Short Master Games

Chess puzzle from 13/02/21. Find the best continuation for white in this game.

New Zoom Chess Courses!

Michael Basman, February 2021 Starting after half term (on Thursday 25th February 2021) there are new zoom chess classes for beginners, intermediates and advanced (up to grade 1800 or 150ECF) players. The beginner/intermediate class is given by Olivia Smithies; the intermediate/advanced class is delivered by International Master Mike Basman. As a SPECIAL INNOVATION the intermediate/advancedContinue reading “New Zoom Chess Courses!”

06/02/21 COMPETITION: Short Master Games

Chess puzzle from 06/02/21. Find the best continuation for white in this game.

30/01/21 COMPETITION: Short Master Games

Chess puzzle from 30/01/21. Find the best continuation for white in this game.

23/01/21 COMPETITION: Short Master Games

Chess puzzle from 23/01/21. Find the best continuation for black in this game played between Gibaud and Lazard in Paris in 1924

16/01/21 COMPETITION: checkmate in 1.5 moves!

Chess puzzle from 16/01/21. Checkmate in 1.5 moves puzzle. Send us your answers to see if you win a chess lesson with Michael Basman or one of his chess teachers.

09/01/21 COMPETITION: checkmate in 1.5 moves!

Chess puzzle from 09/01/21. Checkmate in 1.5 moves puzzle. Send us your answers to see if you win a chess lesson with Michael Basman or one of his chess teachers.

02/01/21 COMPETITION: checkmate in 1.5 moves!

Chess puzzle from 02/01/21. Checkmate in 1.5 moves puzzle. Send us your answers to see if you win a chess lesson with Michael Basman or one of his chess teachers.