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Tony Miles Navigationsmenü VideoThe Amazing Be5 by Tony Miles, First English Grandmaster Anthony "Tony" Miles was born in Birmingham, England. At the age of five, Miles was taught chess by his father.(1) He was educated at King Edward's school in Birmingham, and went on to study Mathematics at Sheffield University, declining an offered place at Oxford. Anthony John Miles dit Tony Miles est un joueur d'échecs britannique, né le 23 avril et mort le 12 novembre à Birmingham. Il a défendu une variante du gambit du roi à laquelle il a donné son nom, la défense Miles: 1.e4 e5 2.f4 Cc6 kawpermaculture.com3 f5!?Mort: 12 novembre (à 46 ans), . View the profiles of people named Tony Miles. Join Facebook to connect with Tony Miles and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share.
For weeks, afterwards, the Russian magazines even avoided publication of Miles's first move, while he poked fun at them by calling it the Birmingham Defence, after his home city.
The game received little publicity due to a television technicians' strike. Miles was ranked for a decade among the top 10 grandmasters, but despite his successes, he never reached the candidates round of the world championship.
The problem was that he globetrotted too much, travelling from one tournament to another with hardly a break, leaving insufficient time for preparation and rest.
His best result came in at Tilburg, where he won a top-class event by one and a half points, beating three world-title candidates.
In contrast, he took on Garry Kasparov in in a non-title series but lost by a crushing with one draw. His wry comment afterwards was: "I thought I was playing a world champion, not a monster with 22 eyes who sees everything.
He was again successful at Tilburg in , when he tied for first prize in a remarkable way. He began badly, then injured his back.
The organisers took pity and allowed him to play the rest of his games stomach-down on a hospital massage table. Sie entsteht nach den Zügen 1.
Sg1—f3 b7—b6 4. Für die englische Zeitschrift Kingpin schrieb er einige Beiträge, in denen sich sein skurriler Humor zeigte, darunter eine aus lediglich zwei Worten Utter crap bestehende Rezension.
Miles, der an Diabetes litt, wurde in der Nacht des November von einem Freund tot in seiner Wohnung aufgefunden. Sein letztes Lebenszeichen datierte vom November um Uhr morgens.
C63 Ruy Lopez, Schliemann Defense. D Bray vs Miles. A04 Reti Opening. Miles vs Jean-Jacques Hanau. C45 Scotch Game. Miles vs R R Smith.
B13 Caro-Kann, Exchange. R Bellin vs Miles. C42 Petrov Defense. Miles vs M Stean. B90 Sicilian, Najdorf. R O'Kelly vs Miles.
D32 Queen's Gambit Declined, Tarrasch. C21 Center Game. R W L Moberly vs Miles. C25 Vienna. Miles vs S Mariotti.
B87 Sicilian, Fischer-Sozin with Miles vs J J Carleton. C02 French, Advance. J Fellows vs Miles. R J M Farley vs Miles. B02 Alekhine's Defense.
Miles vs P Szekely. B93 Sicilian, Najdorf, 6. Miles vs D W Anderton. A07 King's Indian Attack. E Goodwin vs Miles. A56 Benoni Defense.
Fusilli : click for larger view S Bouaziz vs Miles, Black to play. Ironmanth : RIP Grandmaster. Following this encounter, Miles commented "I thought I was playing the world champion, not a monster with a thousand eyes who sees everything" some sources alternatively quote Miles as having the opinion that Kasparov had 22 or 27 eyes.
After he was hospitalised because of a mental breakdown in late , Miles moved to the United States. He finished last in the U. Championship, but continued to play there and had some good results.
In , he played in the Championship of Australia, but eventually moved back to England and began to represent his native country again. His bid to win the event was finally halted in the semifinal by English teammate Michael Adams.
There were four notable victories at the Capablanca Memorial in Cuba , , , and Miles entered and played at the British Championship in Scarborough , but withdrew before the final round, apparently because of ill health.
His final two games before his death were short draws in the Four Nations Chess League. Miles played in an extraordinary number of chess events during his career, including many arduous weekend tournaments.
The Miles Variation 1. Nf3 b6 4. Bf4 in the Queen's Indian Defence is named after him. Miles died from heart failure on 12 November His body was found at his home in Harborne , Birmingham , after a friend called on him to take him to a bridge club.
Miles was often seen as a controversial figure. Once, in the last round of a tournament Luton , UK, , with Miles needing a draw for first place, and his opponent, Stewart Reuben , wanting a draw for a high placing, he agreed a draw without playing any moves.