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British Chess Magazine

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British Chess Magazine is the world’s oldest chess journal, published continuously since 1881. It appears monthly and is packed with in depth informative content about the Royal Game. You will find high quality games and analysis, reports on recent tournaments, articles and analysis about openings, interviews with famous players, authoritative and independent book and DVD reviews, instructional articles and regular features on problems and endgames. Articles about famous players present and past reveal the game’s greatest talents and rich history. BCM has a unique focus on the British chess scene while covering major news and events internationally. Readers will enjoy coverage of the important annual Hastings and Gibraltar Masters tournaments and the British Chess Championship.

BCM caters for players of all ages and strengths, from beginners to masters, and features men’s and women’s chess. BCM will help you improve your play and results - check your progress with our regular “Test Your Chess” feature written by our own International Master Shaun Taulbut. You can sharpen and test your attacking skills with our monthly “Spot the Continuation” feature.

BCM helps you find out where to buy chess books and equipment, and great pictures bring BCM to colourful life.BCM is a must read and great choice for players and enthusiasts of all ages and abilities – and makes a great present!
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May 2024 The 2024 Candidates tournament in Toronto is seen as a turning point in chess history. With a 17-year-old becoming the youngest-ever winner, the Open and Women's Candidates taking place side by side, and the dominance of players from Asia, we could be on the brink of a new era in chess! BCM has put together a special issue dedicated to this spectacular Candidates tournament in Toronto. In his first interview with the British press following his remarkable achievement, Gukesh D talks exclusively to BCM Editor Milan Dinic about the most exciting moments from Toronto, his chess journey, the role of yoga and meditation, and the forthcoming match against Ding. Additionally, GM Aleksandar Colovic provides an in-depth analysis of the best and most important games from both competitions, evaluating the performance of all sixteen players. FIDE President Arkady Dvorkovich offers an exclusive interview on how the Candidates will impact the future of chess, while FIDE CEO Emil Sutovsky discusses the tournament's significance. This is an issue not to be missed!


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The 2024 Candidates tournament in Toronto is seen as a turning point in chess history. With a 17-year-old becoming the youngest-ever winner, the Open and Women's Candidates taking place side by side, and the dominance of players from Asia, we could be on the brink of a new era in chess!

BCM has put together a special issue dedicated to this spectacular Candidates tournament in Toronto. In his first interview with the British press following his remarkable achievement, Gukesh D talks exclusively to BCM Editor Milan Dinic about the most exciting moments from Toronto, his chess journey, the role of yoga and meditation, and the forthcoming match against Ding. Additionally, GM
Aleksandar Colovic provides an in-depth analysis of the best and most important games from both competitions, evaluating the performance of all sixteen players. FIDE President Arkady Dvorkovich
offers an exclusive interview on how the Candidates will impact the future of chess, while FIDE CEO Emil Sutovsky discusses the tournament's significance.

This is an issue not to be missed!
read more read less
British Chess Magazine is the world’s oldest chess journal, published continuously since 1881. It appears monthly and is packed with in depth informative content about the Royal Game. You will find high quality games and analysis, reports on recent tournaments, articles and analysis about openings, interviews with famous players, authoritative and independent book and DVD reviews, instructional articles and regular features on problems and endgames. Articles about famous players present and past reveal the game’s greatest talents and rich history. BCM has a unique focus on the British chess scene while covering major news and events internationally. Readers will enjoy coverage of the important annual Hastings and Gibraltar Masters tournaments and the British Chess Championship.

BCM caters for players of all ages and strengths, from beginners to masters, and features men’s and women’s chess. BCM will help you improve your play and results - check your progress with our regular “Test Your Chess” feature written by our own International Master Shaun Taulbut. You can sharpen and test your attacking skills with our monthly “Spot the Continuation” feature.

BCM helps you find out where to buy chess books and equipment, and great pictures bring BCM to colourful life.BCM is a must read and great choice for players and enthusiasts of all ages and abilities – and makes a great present!

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British Chess Magazine

Great as always Reviewed 09 February 2021

British Chess Magazine

One of my favorite magazines. Reviewed 08 February 2021

British Chess Magazine

Excellent magazine...Missing Nick pert's Endgame column or Speelman endgame column; Any chance of a Sadler column
Regards
Reviewed 25 May 2020

British Chess Magazine

thanks Reviewed 08 April 2020

Very entertaining

Really interesting read for all those lovers of chess in Britain and elsewhere Reviewed 12 July 2019

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