Polugaevsky at Haninge, 1988.

A short blog post featuring translations of Lev Polugaevsky’s annotations to three of his victories (v. Wedberg, Chiburdanidze & Korchnoi) from the Haninge International Tournament of 1988. The participants at Haninge, 1988 (L to R: Schüssler, Chandler, Korchnoi, Sosonko, Pintér, Wedberg, Agdestein, Andersson, Karlsson, Polugaevsky, Chiburdanidze & Barlov.) In the spring of three successive years…

Mikhail Tal at Porz (1981/82).

A blog post featuring Tal’s annotations to his wins v. Miles and Gerusel, from the international tournament at Port (West Germany), held at New Year 1981/82. Mikhail Tal, pictured in January 1982 At New Year 1981/82 an international tournament was organised in Porz, a city-district of Cologne, in what was then West Germany.  It featured…