Rowson

P.S. Further to my talk about Rowson, there's a characteristically thoughtful piece about Rowson as part of Streatham & Brixton Chess Club's series of posts about Improving at Chess

Chess Quotes

> Does anybody know the etymology of skittles?
"Once in a Moscow chess club I saw how two first-category players knocked pieces off the board as they were exchanged, so that the pieces fell onto the floor.
It was as if they were playing skittles and not chess!
"
Think Like A Grandmaster by Alexander KOTOV

Michael Trent, michael@shogi.demon.co.uk