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Chess Life Magazine

For our October issue, we remember Viktor Korchnoi, perhaps the strongest player to never win the world championship. GM Yasser Seirawan gives a most personal remembrance in our cover story.  Also, we report from the World Open where Hungarian GM Gabor Papp is the champion, and we have a gallery of photos from chess-photographer extraordinaire David Llada.

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Chess Life Kids

Removing the guard, deflection, decoy, square vacating … whatever you call it, it’s a good thing to have in your tactical toolbox.  Our contributors have come up with some eye-opening examples and quizzes for your enjoyment and edification.

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