GM Peter Svidler is the Russian nomination for the Khanty-Mansiysk Chess Candidates 2014. He has also won the Russian national chess title for a record seven times. Here’s revisiting an old chess game of Peter Svidler.


Peter Svidler vs Alexander Chekaev

Result: 1-0
Site: USSR
Date: 1991
[…] 1.♗xe5 ♘xe5 2.♕xe5 bxc5
2…♖c6 3.b5 bxc5 (3…♖c8 Qd6 works here, but also 4.♘xe6+ ♕xe6 5.♕xe6) 4.bxc6
3.♕d6+ ♕e7 4.♕xe7#