Archive for the 'The Show' Category

00:0000:00

Episode 52 - The Full English Break...

WTF, where have we been? Caruana and the Candidates, Agon limited success, and FIDE politics, plus hypnosis, bitcoin and a whatever else comes out with the help of a bottle of wine.

 052_the-full-english-break-FB.jpg

Simon Williams appears courtesy GingerGM.com

Support the show!

You can help the show grow by sharing your favourite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud. Thanks very much!

Read Full Post »

00:0000:00

IM Malcolm Pein on the new Grand Chess Tour, plus Nick Murphy has a date with The Mating Game co-author IM Jovanka Houska. 

048 - Ivana be URS

Simon Williams appears courtesy GingerGM.com
Nick Murphy can be reached at NickMurphy.info or on Twitter @MrNickMurphy

You can help the show grow by sharing your favorite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud. Thanks very much!

Read Full Post »

00:0000:00

Trent tackles a unique American NFL football pro and M.I.T PhD candidate, whose middle name may as well be "chess". 

047 - John C. Urschel, NFL or Nf3?

Simon Williams [name-checked] courtesy GingerGM.com.

You can help the show grow by sharing your favorite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud. Thanks very much!

Read Full Post »

00:0000:00

It's Awonder, grandmaster, why no one did CharityChess.org before!

046 - I’ll Raise You a grandmaster

Simon Williams appears courtesy GingerGM.com.

You can help the show grow by sharing your favorite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud. Thanks very much!

Read Full Post »

00:0000:00

Grappling with anonymous online chess cheats.

044 - Here’s Lookin’ at Hou, Kid

Photo: Ray Morris-Hill

Simon Williams appears courtesy GingerGM.com

You can help the show grow by sharing your favorite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud. Thanks very much!

Read Full Post »

00:0000:00

An interview with former Women's World Champion and current number 1, GM Hou Yifan, on sexism in chess and her final round protest in Gibraltar.

044 - Here’s Lookin’ at Hou, Kid

Simon Williams appears courtesy GingerGM.com

You can help the show grow by sharing your favorite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud. Thanks very much!

Read Full Post »

00:0000:00

Cheating paranoia in the case of Mihaela Sandu resolved after two years, and Polish #1 Radoslaw ("Radek") Wojtaszek tells us about the Shamkir tournament and the key to Shakhriyar Mamedyarov's success.

042 - Radek Shaks Shamkir

Photo courtesy ShamkirChess.com

Simon Williams appears courtesy of GingerGM.com

You can help the show grow by sharing your favorite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud. Thanks!

Read Full Post »

00:0000:00

Magnus Carlsen berates Lawrence at the GRENKE Chess Classic, and Simon finds a beard brah in Reykjavik, plus Ben Johnson's Perpetual Chess Pod.

041 - Hair Brahs

Photos courtesy GrenkeChessClassic.de and GrenkeChessOpen.de

Simon Williams appears courtesy of GingerGM.com

You can help the show grow by sharing your favorite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud. Thanks!

Read Full Post »

00:0000:00

On the road at the Grenke Chess Open, Lawrence and Macauley speak with GMs Nils Grandelius, Maxim Matlakov and tournament winner Nikita Vitiugov, plus Nick Murphy on life as a chess consultant in film and theatre.

034_Staunton's Stomping Grounds

Photo by Georgious Souleidis

Simon Williams appears courtesy of GingerGM.com
Nick Murphy can be reached at NickMurphy.info or on Twitter @MrNickMurphy

You can help the show grow by sharing your favorite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud:

The Full English Breakfast on iTunes
The Full English Breakfast on Stitcher
The Full English Breakfast on Soundcloud

Read Full Post »

00:0000:00

Observations on the U.S. Championships, and Kirsan keeps his job —FIDE V.P. Beatriz Marinello fills us in on that "extraordinary" Presidential board meeting.

034_Staunton's Stomping Grounds

Photo by Lennart Ootes, for the Chess Club and Scholastic Center of Saint Louis

Simon Williams appears courtesy of GingerGM.com

You can help the show grow by sharing your favorite episode with friends and family, or if you can spare a minute, please write us a review and leave a high rating on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud:

The Full English Breakfast on iTunes
The Full English Breakfast on Stitcher
The Full English Breakfast on Soundcloud

Read Full Post »

- Older Posts »