4. May, 2021

Romain Edouard GM - revisited

Romain Edouard is a grandmaster and, with a rating of 2640, currently number 4 in France. He is also a prolific writer and Editor-in-Chief of Thinkers Publishing. 

I started playing at age 5. I loved chess, but it was just a hobby. I was doing very well at school and was intending to continue doing so. But, slowly my passion for chess grew, and chess overtook school. My choice, at 18, was clear: I wanted to play chess professionally ...

* Diagram - Romain (Black) strengthens his attack on White's king. How ? 

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