News Review - England vs. Germany was like a chess game, Indian Superpower, and Gold & Silver

by Arne Kaehler
7/2/2021 – Lawrence Trent is English, Arne Kaehler is German - time to analyse the recent Euro 2020 football game clash of both nations, which, funnily enough, had a couple of similarities to a grandmaster chess game. Furthermore, the "Wunderkinder" from India are breaking world records, winning tournaments, and are on top of the tables these last weeks. Lawrence Trent gives an analysis of the youngest chess Grandmaster Abhimanyu vs. Mendonca. We also take a look at the Goldmoney and Silver Lake tournaments, and talk about Larry Kaufman's interesting life.

The Amazing Albin Counter-Gambit The Amazing Albin Counter-Gambit

On this DVD IM Trent shows the Albin Counter-Gambit (1.d4 d5 2.c4 e5). Trent found a number of extremely dangerous Theoretical Novelties which will truly put the Albin Counter-Gambit back on the map.


The ChessBase News Review 11

with Lawrence Trent and Arne Kaehler

Lawrence Trent and Arne Kaehler talk about what happened chess-wise last week. They give their opinions on various topics, and encourage you to think about the subject, analyse games, or read the articles thoroughly yourself.

Make sure to check out "The Weekly Show" of Lawrence Trent, if you enjoy his content.


Arne Kaehler, a creative mind who is passionate about board games in general, was born in Hamburg and learned to play chess at a young age. By teaching chess to youth teams and creating chess-related videos on YouTube, Arne was able to expand this passion and has even created an online course for anyone who wants to learn how to play chess. Arne writes for the English and German news sites, but focuses mainly on content for the ChessBase media channels.


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