12. Jan, 2021

In the mix #9

The beauty of chess is it can be whatever you want it to be. It transcends language, age, race, religion, politics, gender and socioeconomic background. Whatever your circumstances, anyone can enjoy a good fight to the death over the chess board. - Simon Williams GM

In the diagram - White looks to win a pawn with 23 Bxb6. Will this give White a winning edge ?

😎 Video - IM John Bartholomew v GM Simon Williams in blitz playoff (7:14)

'In December 2016, I played in a 13-round blitz tournament organized by the Battersea Chess Club in London, England. The time control was 3 minutes with a 2 second increment' - Simon Williams

👍 Article - Top 10 myths about chess