The Super Chess Tournaments worldwide are reactivated again, with the successful start of the Norway Chess Tournament, which takes place in the city of Stavanger in Norway. The event brings together several of the best players in the World, including World Champion, Norwegian GM Magnus Carlsen, as well as World No. 2, American GM Fabiano Caruana, Armenian GM Levon Aronian, young Polish GM Jan Duda, as well like the Iranian-born genius GM Alireza Firouzja and the former U20 World Champion, the talented Norwegian GM Aryan Tari.
Chess lives a special moment in Scandinavian lands (which has produced great talents in history such as the Danish GM Bent Larsen, one of the most creative players of all time) and after three rounds, the creative GM Aronian and Caruana lead tied with 7 points, followed by the genius of Tonsberg with 6 points, with 5,5 they are followed by one of the promises of Eastern Chess, the GM currently under the FIDE flag Firouzja with 5,5, and in the basement with 0 points, surprisingly GMs Duda and Tari, a great fight is expected in the following rounds, especially with the confrontation between the first two of the FIDE Ranking.
At the national level, this coming Sunday, October 11, 2020, the online Chess Tournament will be taking place "Tribute in Memoriam of MI Aníbal Gamboa" (1948-2020), one of the most appreciated National Chess Masters and who left his mark in different areas of the Venezuelan chess, the event will be played on the platform www.chess.com starting at 7 pm and is coordinated jointly by the Chess Standards Foundation, the Capital District and Miranda Chess Associations as well as AJEVEN (led by their top managers, the enthusiastic Venezuelan chess players Willy Ríos Fuentes and Angel Oviedo Araujo) It will have the endorsement of the Venezuelan Chess Federation and the sponsorship of the well-known Venezuelan patron, Dr. Gustavo Hernández Jiménez. (member of one of the most famous Venezuelan chess families and where his brother, MF Alexander Hernández Jiménez acted as the main organizer of the great event).
According to the excellent Venezuelan Social Communicator, the National Teacher César Ramos Caldera (graduated from UCV and who was part of the national team in the 70s), the Teacher stood out for being “Combative and fighter, Aníbal Gamboa González did not give he asked for quarter in his games, and his opponents had to do their best if they wanted to beat him "as well as" Gifted with a natural talent for chess and teaching, he was always willing to share with everyone, especially the youngest, his deep knowledge of the secrets of chess tactics and strategy "
Let us see below an original Study of the creative Italian-Venezuelan CM Giussepe Abatantuono Lattarulo, White wins in the position indicated by the Diagram with a series of wonderful and exact moves, which show the importance of precise play in the Endgame and that it can be useful for Coaches of different levels in the study of the Technique of said phase of the game and that was mentioned in a pedagogical way in their Books by the mythical Cuban Ex-World Champion, GM José Raúl Capablanca and Graupera, one of the greatest natural geniuses of all time.
1.b8 = T !! (a wonderful coronation that is the only way to win, it doesn't work 1.b8 = Q ?? Qh5 + (1… Qg5 +! also draws a draw applying the same theme from the main line) 2.Kf4 (2.Kg3 ?? Qh2 +) 2… Qf5 + 3.Ke3 Qd3 +! The famous tick theme that leads to the draw by drowned King after 4.Kd3; 1.b8A? = Qh5 + with a draw; 1.b8C ?? even loses after Qb4) 1… Qa1 (1… Qa4 2.Kg3 !! Qg4 + 3.Kg4 wins because he enables the “h2” square for the black monarch, he also loses 1… Qe5 for 2.Rb1 + Kh2 3.Bg1 +! Kh1 4.Bd4 + check to the discovered that decides after 4… Qe1 5.Re1 + Kh2 6.Be5mate) 2.Rb7 !! (another beautiful maneuver that defends and attacks and leads inexorably to victory, if 2.Kh3 ?? Qh8 +!) 2… Qa4 + 3.Kg3 !! (another clockwork move if 3.Kh3 ?? Qd7 + !! with a wonderful stalemate) 3… Qe4 !? (Black's last attempt) 4.Rb1 +! (Deviation that decisively decides, also wins 4.Rh7 + !? Qxh7 5.Bxg2mate) 4… Qxb1 (4… Qe1 5.Re1mate) 5.Axg2mate (with a pure and economical auction, in the spirit of the Collection “Veleras en el Espacio” by Maestro Abatantuono, which the Maestro has been sharing in a kind way with the entire Venezuelan and world chess Community) 1-0
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