Chess Informant 104
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Every volume of Chess Informant offers a selection of the best games played by the world's greatest chess players. Over 90% of the games are annotated by the players who played them. The classification code system facilitates the search by openings and variations, and the system of annotation signs and symbols is perfectly understandable to everyone. There are also the most interesting endings, combinations, studies, the ten best games and the ten most important theoretical novelties from the previous volume, tournament crosstables and thorough indexes of players and annotators.
New column "Modern Chess Theory" completely covers four most popular openings B 33, B 12, D 12 and D 17.

Chess Informant 104 contains 299 annotated games and 317 variations.
More information about this particular edition is shown in the tables below.

events held between
September 1st, 2008 and December 31st, 2008
events covered
Bilbao, China Russia (m), Russia (ch), Kallithea, Kramnik Anand (wch), Cap dAgde (rapid), Dresden (ol), Nanjing, Elista, Pamplona, Reggio Emilia, etc.
Ivanchuk, V. Anand, Kramnik, Svidler, B. Gelfand, Dominguez Perez, Bu Xiangzhi, Rublevsky, Sasikiran, Tiviakov, Bologan, Roiz, Kasimdzhanov, Dreev, I. Ivanisevic, Ivan Sokolov, Tomashevsky, A. Onischuk, Vitiugov, Amonatov, M. Gurevich, A. Beliavsky, Ar. Jussupow, J. Benjamin, L. Christiansen, Ribli, Ch. Lutz, Xie Yun, Jan Timman, Mikhalchishin, Speelman, and many others.
trademark sections
The voting for the ten best games and the ten most important theoretical novelties from Chess Informant 103, theoretical survey in ECO format, the most interesting recent combinations, endings and studies, tournament standings and crosstables, and the best of Alexander Khalifmans creative output.


free supplement with CD
Chess Informant 103 in PGN format
(games without annotations)