Oleg Papayan vs Alireza Firouzja

A new star in the chess firmament: Alireza Firouzja
He is Iranian and has rocketed up 20 places to #57 in the world
and, at 15, he is 3 years younger than anybody else in the top 100.
His style of play is reminiscent of Tal and here is a beautiful queen sacrifice
played this month. View this game from the GAMES menu


April 14, 2019