22 relations: Alekhine's Defence, Alexander Alekhine, Backward pawn, Bobby Fischer, Chess, Chess endgame, Chess opening, Chess piece relative value, Connected pawns, Draw (chess), Gambit Publications, Interzonal, Isolated pawn, John van der Wiel, Lubomir Kavalek, Passed pawn, Pawn (chess), Pawn structure, Rook (chess), The Oxford Companion to Chess, Vladimir Nenarokov, Vlastimil Hort.
Alekhine's Defence is a chess opening which begins with the moves: Black tempts White's pawns forward to form a broad pawn centre, with plans to undermine and attack the white structure later in the spirit of hypermodern defence.
Alexander Alekhine (Алекса́ндр Алекса́ндрович Але́хин, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Alekhin;; March 24, 1946) was a Russian and French chess player and the fourth World Chess Champion.
In chess, a backward pawn is a pawn that is behind all pawns of the same color on the adjacent files and cannot be safely advanced.
Robert James Fischer (March 9, 1943January 17, 2008) was an American chess grandmaster and the eleventh World Chess Champion.
Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.
In chess and chess-like games, the endgame (or end game or ending) is the stage of the game when few pieces are left on the board.
A chess opening or simply an opening refers to the initial moves of a chess game.
In chess, the chess piece relative value system conventionally assigns a point value to each piece when assessing its relative strength in potential exchanges.
In chess, connected pawns are two or more pawns of the same color on adjacent files, as distinct from isolated pawns.
In chess, a draw is the result of a game ending in a tie.
Gambit Publications is a major publisher of chess books.
Interzonal chess tournaments were tournaments organized by the World Chess Federation FIDE from the 1950s to the 1990s.
In chess, an isolated pawn is a pawn that has no friendly pawn on an adjacent.
John van der Wiel (born 9 August 1959) is a Dutch chess grandmaster.
Lubomir (Lubosh) Kavalek (Lubomír Kaválek, born August 9, 1943) is a Czech-American chess player.
In chess, a passed pawn is a pawn with no opposing pawns to prevent it from advancing to the eighth; i.e. there are no opposing pawns in front of it on either the same or adjacent files.
The pawn (♙,♟) is the most numerous piece in the game of chess, and in most circumstances, also the weakest.
In chess, the pawn structure (sometimes known as the pawn skeleton) is the configuration of pawns on the chessboard.
A rook (♖,♜) is a piece in the strategy board game of chess.
The Oxford Companion to Chess is a reference book on the game of chess, written by David Hooper and Kenneth Whyld.
Vladimir Ivanovich Nenarokov (January 4, 1880 – December 13, 1953) was a Russian chess master and theoretician.
Vlastimil Hort (born 12 January 1944) is a Czechoslovak-born German chess Grandmaster.