This book invites the reader to enter the
wonderful elite chess world with one of the most creative GM's of all
time. It tells about his approach to the core of fighting, about his
strongest points but also about his weaknesses. It presents real
masterpieces and hurtfull losses.
However the author not only shows a panorama of his creativity but
also offers the reader to think over the problems together with 'Moro'.
You can simply take place in his seat, look through his eyes and finally
play like Morozevich!
"I have been trying to play interesting fighting chess and
complicated battles on the chessboard have always given me real
pleasure." Alexander Morozevich
Alexey Kuzmin was born in 1963, Moscow, Russia. He
was the champion of the Central Chess Club of the USSR in 1985 and
Moscow 1986. Having won the round-robin tournament in Managua 1987, he
became an IM and earned his GM title in 1995. Alexey was the winner of a
number of international competitions and so on he entered the top 100
of the world rating list. In 2004 he ended his active playing career.
Alexey has been working as a professional coach more than 30 years.
He was the second of the 12th World Champion Anatoly Karpov during the
years of his struggle against Garry Kasparov (1987-1991). Since 1992 he
was the appraised coach of the Qatar National team. In 2004, Alexey
achieved the "FIDE Senior Trainer" title. In the period from 2006 until
2015, he worked as a second of GM Alexander Morozevich, the candidate to
the World Champions title.
Alexey wrote the column "Kuzmins Harvest" in the "YB-NIC". Since
2008, he wrote "The actual theory with Alexey Kuzmin" in the monthly
Russian magazine "64 - Chess Observer", being the permanent writer for
the "ChessBase Magazine" since 2008.