Download e-book for iPad: How I Beat Fischer's Record by Judit Polgar

By Judit Polgar

ISBN-10: 1907982191

ISBN-13: 9781907982194

"Notions of chess were shattered via a teen-age Hungarian lady - a few name her modest and soft-spoken, yet many competitors comprehend her as a ferocious tiger over the board - who after years of regular growth started respiring down the necks of the head males and now has damaged the barrier of 1 of the world's such a lot unique golf equipment: she has earned the rank of grandmaster at 15 years, five months, one month more youthful than Bobby Fischer whilst he did it 34 years ago."
New York instances, 1992

Great achievements usually take a life of instruction, but if those achievements have gotten the area number one on the age of 12 and the youngest ever grandmaster on the age of 15 you'll want to begin early! during this very own ebook Judit Polgar describes her early moments of good fortune and the chess rules she had to grasp to accomplish them.

This unprecedented ebook is the start of a distinct undertaking the place one of many maximum avid gamers of our time transforms her own trip to the head right into a roadmap for everybody who ever desired to larger themselves within the video game of chess.

Judit Polgar has been ranked 1st at the Women's ranking checklist from 1989 to at the present time. In 2005 she turned the one girl in chess background to take part on the planet Championship ultimate.

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Ia6. Black has the bishop pair, an active position and a mobile pawn centre. Besides, the white king still cannot escape from the centre. When setting up this trick, I had initially noticed that 1o... a3 , pushing my queen away from the e1-a5 diagonal. I would also underline the fact that carrying out the trick was not my main purpose. a4 is wrong because of these tactical nuances, we can conclude that 11.. Wb4 trick as an essential auxiliary element. lLld2 lLlc5 With very active play for Black.

My rating was already around 2000 and, looking back, it is kind of funny that at such an early age I was so optimistic and had lots of self-confidence. Wfxb2? Before the computer age, experienced players would not consider taking such a pawn as a serious option. Most likely, the pawn would prove to be "poisoned". Nowadays even professionals may give it serious thought and definitely would spend at least a few minutes checking such lines with their engines. In this concrete case, the intuition of a seven-year-old girl proved more realistic than the engines' initial optimism.

Before 1990, there were strong restrictions regarding travelling to western countries. Individuals could occasionally obtain an exit visa, but the rule was stricter when several members of the same family travelled together. So in Varna '88 was a very memorable event for me and actually 1988 was one of the best years in my career! I won many international events and raised my rating from 2365 to 2555. 190 points in just half a year (at that time FIDE published the lists every six months) is quite something.

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