Ivan Bukavshin was among the top 100 players in the world when he died last week at age 20. The following game, played a month before his death, shows his extraordinary talent.

A week ago, one of the brightest young stars in the chess world suddenly died from a stroke at the age of 20. I didn’t know Ivan Bukavshin myself,but I had frequently seen and analysed his theoretical ideas. There is a deep bond that connects many chess players, and I can’t quite express my feelings at this heartbreaking news. I would like to celebrate one of the most innovative ideas by the young Russian, played just one month before his untimely death.

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Parimarjan Negi is an Indian grandmaster who is the second-youngest ever to earn the title (at 13 years 4 months and 22 days). Ranked No. 83 in the world, he is currently a sophmore at Stanford University.