Half the variations which are calculated in a tournament game turn out to be completely superfluous. Unfortunately, no one knows in advance which half

— Jan Timman

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The more games I will play, the faster I will be back on a top spot in the world rankings.


The best reason to abolish it, in my opinion, is that everyone should deal with his time in the best way; there is no good reason why you should get half a minute extra with each move, except that it's a bit easier for the arbiter.


Some studies make such a deep impression on you that they stay etched in your memory forever.


I am still full of ambition.


When you're good at something, you should continue to do it.

Too many players have stopped at a relatively young age.

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