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Tal ty forthememores
Member since Aug-04-04 · Last seen Sep-27-04
Tal was my friend, he helped me with troubled times, and with chess.

My freind my favourite player as well.

Rated around 2000
Email me at gregreg99(at)hotmail.com to play me.
RIP Mikhail Tal 1992
God Bless


   Tal ty forthememores has kibitzed 24 times to chessgames   [more...]
   Sep-27-04 Mikhail Tal (replies)
 
Tal ty forthememores: I agree that Tal may have played some unsound sacrifices, but most of them were good enough to win. It's also not whether or not they were correct, but if the opponet sees they are correct. Maybe Tal's ability to win with so many sacs gave him the edge to psych out ihs ...
 
   Sep-23-04 Kibitzer's Café (replies)
 
Tal ty forthememores: <giancarlo> yes, very nice indeed. Typical of Tal to say that :-) the guy was just made for combinative art.
 
   Sep-05-04 Huebner vs Tal, 1982 (replies)
 
Tal ty forthememores: A variation often taken after 4.dxc6 is 5.d4 and then getting the systematically extra pawn on the King-side for white where Black's only compinsation is his 2 Bishops, however I don't think Tal liked to play directly to the endgame too much, he was an attacker and the ...
 
   Sep-05-04 Polugaevsky vs Tal, 1979 (replies)
 
Tal ty forthememores: Yes, if I'v ever seen Tal play greater chess after this one, I must be reminded. He looked good that's for sure. It's a shame he only had 13 years left after this...
 
   Aug-29-04 Tal vs J I Zilber, 1949 (replies)
 
Tal ty forthememores: Tal invented the book on sacrificing in Chess. Actually, I should have convinced him to do it. ;-)
 
   Aug-05-04 Tal vs Simagin, 1956 (replies)
 
Tal ty forthememores: Believe it or not I actually recall Mikhail telling me about this game. It was about the atracting 12.nxf7 that started it all. It was at this point that Tal bursted out in laughter while were reviewing the game one late night. I was wondering if he had gone mad! He ...
 
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