Tal, nicknamed the “Magician from Riga,” was a gregarious and unworldly genius who overwhelmed his opponents with dazzling attacking chess. He made a strong impression on a young future Russian Champion: Peter Svidler.
In this series Svidler takes you through seven of Tal's classic games, sharing his personal insights into one of the greatest attacking players of all time.
Peter Svidler presents one of his chess idols.
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