Reflections on Grandmaster Elvest by Dr Lyndon Bouah

Over the last thirty years I have assembled quite a nice library. There are many books in my library that I bought over the...

Reflections on Visiting GM’s by Dr Lyndon Bouah

In November 1924 word was received that that the Serbian player Boris Kostich was aboard the Ceramic en route from Australia to South Africa....

Reflections on a Very Busy Last Weekend of April by Dr Lyndon Bouah

This has indeed been a very busy weekend of chess in the Western Cape. We start in Saldanha in...

Reflections on the Study of Puzzles by Dr Lyndon Bouah

I recently completed a book called the emperor of Ocean Park by Professor Stephen L. Carter. The book is about the death of a...

Reflections on the Second Quarter of the Chess Season in Western Cape South-Africa by...

Reflections on second quarter by Dr Lyndon Bouah The second quarter of the chess season is coming to an end now...

SUMMER CHESS LEAGUE ABUJA 2019

RULES AND REGULATIONS OF SUMMER CHESS LEAGUE ABUJA 2019 1. LEAGUE STRUCTURE The league is Open to...

Reflections on GM Khalifman by Dr Lyndon Bouah

I have been fascinated with chess since about 1987. In this time we were witness to the great struggles between the two K's. Grandmasters...

Reflections on Journey to the Chess Kingdom by Dr Lyndon Bouah

One of the nice aspects of attending a chess Olympiad is that you have an opportunity to purchase books that may not always be...

Reflections on Respice Prospice By Dr Lyndon Bouah

Winter is coming. This familiar phrase has become ominous in television series. I recently competed in the Cape Town Blitz won by IM Watu...

Reflections on Dr Lyndon Bouah Chess Set Journey

It is now one year since I married Denise Frick. One of our joint passions that we share is a...

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