The Marshall Chess Club presents grandmaster Rashad Babaev.
"The King's Indian Defense"
Grandmaster Rashad Babaev, the 2009 National Chess Champion of Azerbaijan, is internationally recognized as one of the leading experts on the King's Indian Defense. In his first lecture at the Marshall, GM Babaev will analyze the main lines of this quintessential opening, explain the underlying ideas, and demonstrate typical middle game plans.
Among GM Babaev’s accomplishments are tournament victories at the Dubai International (1995), Verdun International (2002), Moscow Open (2003), Madrid Open (2005), and Barcelona Open (2005). He has been the trainer of the National Youth Chess Team of Azerbaijan for seven years.
Tuesday, July 27, 2010
Lecture fee: members free, non-members $10
Marshall Chess Club
23 West 10th Street
New York, NY 10011