Michael Botvinnik

Michael Botvinnik

6th World Chess Champion
You have to accustom yourself to practical study at home, you have to devote time to studies, to the history of chess, the development of chess, of chess culture.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Memorization of variations could be even worse than playing in a tournament without looking in the books at all.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I only think well when my mind is calm.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
With opposite coloured bishops the attacking side has in effect an extra piece in the shape of his bishop.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Yes, I have played a blitz game once. It was on a train, in 1929.More Michael Botvinnik quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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