I am not asking about the 1975 "resignation" to Karpov, but why do you think Bobby Fischer gradually lost interest in competitive chess after becoming World Champion? Jews or not Jews, he did not play ...
Why did Bobby Fischer play the Queen's Gambit as White in many games in the 1972 World Championship match vs. Spassky, although he almost never played it in any other tournament or match game?
If the King's Gambit is unsound, how could a world champion play it often?
In game 11 of the 1972 World Championship, Spassky as white moves his Knight back to its 14. Nb1 starting position. Apparently, this moved was received as 14. Nb1!!. But to me, it seems as a simple ...
I know that professional chess players obviously have to have a wide repertoire and try to know as much as they can, but I was curious if they mainly stay consistent. The reason for asking this was ...