Evan Rabin

Analysis of the Opera Game: Morphy vs Duke of Brunswick and Comte Issouard

By CEO National Master Evan Rabin Paul Morphy vs Duke of Brunswick and Comte Issouard is one of the most instructive games of all time.  The first unofficial world champion played against two royal amateurs. Ask 100 chess teachers if they have taught the game before and 99 of them will say “yes”. The game …

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Chess in Uzbekistan

By Zokir Istamkulov Warm greetings from Uzbekistan, native country of 105th Premier Chess Podcast Guest Timur Garayev! The great love of the population, especially youth, for chess, and what is most important, without age restrictions contributed to the creation in March 1996 of Uzbekistan Chess Federation, which represents chess players of our country in the …

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