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by Simon Williams
Mon Dec 16, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess and Pension Fraud - allegation
Replies: 83
Views: 20909

Re: Chess and Pension Fraud - allegation

Much speculation and misinformation has been posted on this forum, so I have taken the decision to make a comment on the events commented on in this thread. Thirteen years ago, I was appointed by the board as the director of the company in question. Although I was the director of the company, my rol...
by Simon Williams
Thu Aug 27, 2015 11:31 am
Forum: Adverts
Topic: YouTube Chess Instruction
Replies: 540
Views: 96723

Re: YouTube Chess Instruction

In this modern day masterpiece we take a look at Aronian's win against Wesley So, played in round four of the Sinquefield Cup. Top GM's rarely lose in under 30 moves, but when the spirit of Tal is about, anything is possible!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=heah410 ... e=youtu.be
by Simon Williams
Wed Aug 19, 2015 10:58 am
Forum: Adverts
Topic: YouTube Chess Instruction
Replies: 540
Views: 96723

Re: YouTube Chess Instruction

One of my better games from this years British.

GM Analysis #4: Richards vs Williams: A tactical battle in the Caro Kann.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_526ELS-QBc
by Simon Williams
Tue Aug 18, 2015 11:38 am
Forum: Adverts
Topic: YouTube Chess Instruction
Replies: 540
Views: 96723

Re: YouTube Chess Instruction

LIVE GM Blitz Chess! Playing like a 'poor mans Shirov'

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wAFkNmPOGPw
by Simon Williams
Fri Aug 14, 2015 12:01 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: YouTube Chess Instruction
Replies: 540
Views: 96723

Re: YouTube Chess Instruction

by Simon Williams
Thu Aug 13, 2015 12:10 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: YouTube Chess Instruction
Replies: 540
Views: 96723

Re: YouTube Chess Instruction

Thank Michael, I am glad you enjoyed the video. Here is another one:

Important game from the penultimate round of this years British Championship.

Williams vs Hawkins. A game that helped' 'The Hawk' on his way to victory. - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UJ89XaP8A0o
by Simon Williams
Wed Aug 12, 2015 11:37 am
Forum: Adverts
Topic: YouTube Chess Instruction
Replies: 540
Views: 96723

Re: YouTube Chess Instruction

Video analysis of a very interesting draw that I had from the British Championships, against Steven Jones.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tsT27_iX_uM
by Simon Williams
Tue Aug 11, 2015 1:02 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: YouTube Chess Instruction
Replies: 540
Views: 96723

Re: YouTube Chess Instruction

Video Analysis of my game against David Howell from the 2015 British Championship. Hope I am posting in the correct place, looks like Andrew might have copyright here ;)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lDJNxNLwFs
by Simon Williams
Tue Jun 10, 2014 3:28 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: London League Mega Clash
Replies: 44
Views: 4335

Re: London League Mega Clash

Last night was great fun. A pity about the result, but we put up a fight against our much higher rated opposition. The combination of beer and chess can have some quite surprising results, as my game against Nick Pert clearly demonstrated... There is a video and pgn of my game on my website here - h...
by Simon Williams
Wed Aug 01, 2012 4:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: British Championships 2012 - Games
Replies: 746
Views: 46805

Re: British Championships 2012 - Games

I'm a bit surprised that Danny (amazed!!!) chosen to take a quick draw, he's presumable hoping that Stephen won't be able to win today and that he has an easier run-in overall.
by Simon Williams
Sat Jul 28, 2012 2:49 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: British Championships 2012 - Games
Replies: 746
Views: 46805

Re: British Championships 2012 - Games

Oh dear, I have just been writing about the Gordon-Harvey line... 'I did not think that this held any independent value over 9 Qc2 but there is one major difference. White now has the possibility to play Qd5+ in some variations which puts Black in all sorts of problems, for example, 9…Nxc3 I will ...
by Simon Williams
Mon Mar 19, 2012 3:00 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Your favourite endgame studies
Replies: 9
Views: 1543

Re: Your favourite endgame studies

This is an interesting one... http://www.gingergm.com/2012/03/19/puzzle-of-the-day/

Sorry, not sure how to post the board up on the forum here.
by Simon Williams
Wed Jul 20, 2011 10:07 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Main contenders for the British 2011?
Replies: 57
Views: 4273

Re: Main contenders for the British 2011?

We have had a bit of fun at gingergm and our on site bookmaker, 'A view from a sofa' has posted some odds up.
http://www.gingergm.com/2011/07/19/ging ... #more-5412
It should be an interesting tournament!
by Simon Williams
Thu Jun 30, 2011 5:05 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: 2nd Big Slick International 25th June - 3rd July 2011
Replies: 29
Views: 4307

Re: 2nd Big Slick International 25th June - 3rd July 2011

Blair Connell has kindly written round to round reports on the Big Slick international. You can view these reports at http://www.gingergm.com/category/guest-articles/ :D

Yesterday was very interesting. Rain started to pour through the roof from various points...
by Simon Williams
Thu Jun 30, 2011 5:04 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: Big Slick pairings
Replies: 19
Views: 5484

Re: Big Slick pairings

Blair Connell has kindly written round to round reports on the Big Slick international. You can view these reports at http://www.gingergm.com/category/guest-articles/ :D

Yesterday was very interestiing. Rain started to pour through the roof from various points...