In my article “Efim Geller, Killer on the Chessboard,” I discussed Geller’s pioneering work with the King’s Indian Defense. (Mikhail Botvinnik said. Efim Geller was born in Odessa, in the Soviet Union, in He began to make his mark in the late s, with his most notable result so far. Efim Geller () was among the world’s best for about 30 years. He played in six Candidates cycles and had a +2 career score against.

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Efim Geller chess games –

He won three gold medals and three silver medals on his board. Geller was one of the more prepared players in the world with regard to his openings. In Seniors’ competition, Geller further distinguished himself in the early s. Solve tactical positions of your playing strength. Annotate, analyze and share.

Advertising Books, boards, sets: Hope to see you then! Geller has played a zillion Sicilians ffim both sides of the board. In a well-known scheme nuances are found, and fast intuition is reinforced by knowledge.


Efim Geller – Learning from the Legends

Happy birthday in heaven, Efim Petrovich. Be2 line, which he used to defeat Fischer.

Is all this of any significance? He was awarded the International Master title inand the International Grandmaster title the following year. He won the World Senior Chess Championship. You can find the exact times for different locations in the world at World Time and Date. Efim Petrovich Geller Russian: Players like Geller and Tal were those kinds of players. He was awarded the International Master title in and the Grandmaster one in Former champion Botvinnik stated that, in his opinion, Geller was the best player in the world in the late s.

Geller vs G Ilivitsky. Retrieved from ” https: Nc3 a6, which he used to defeat Bobby Fischer. If needed there would be a rapid tiebreak match on Wednesday, November 28th. He is also reckoned to have been among the top ten players in the world for about twenty years.

Efim Geller, the father of the King’s Indian

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In this DVD the author answers how to realize an ge,ler, considering both the psychological aspects of the realisation of an advantage and the technical methods. This is why we have started this series of articles where we try to bring you closer some of the great classics of our gller and show some of their games to serve you as a starting point for your own further study.

Last, we have decided to add a game from his last years as an active player. Check out the game: It is a gambit that White cannot decline,as if he does, Black gets a good position instantly.

Efim Geller

Chess Olympiads Best individual results in men’s Olympiads. He is the uncle from Murmansk. Korchnoi also loves complication.

Geller is reckoned to have been among the best ten players in the world for around twenty years. A Ebralidze vs Geller.