IM Alexander Ipatov joins the Chessdom commentators team

IM Ipatov will comment Corus Chess 2010 games

Alexander Ipatov

The commentators team is growing one more time. IM Alexander Ipatov, one of the most promising chess talents of Spain, is joining the team. He will be commenting games from Corus 2010 on the live arena together with GM Christian Bauer, GM Aveskulov, GM Dimitrov, NM Karagianis, and Jason Juett.

Having a large team will ensure free commentary of all Corus 2010 groups with multiple games coverage, while the Chessdom Chessbomb arena will give you once again the possibility to interact directly with the commentators and follow computer analysis.

More about IM Alexander Ipatov

International Chess Master Alexander Ipatov (ELO 2497) according to FIDE Chess Rating List of 01.01.2010) was born 16th of July 1993. He is the second strongest U18 player of Spain and in top 15 of the world. He is one of the stars of last year’s strong youth festival Young stars of the World.

IM Alexander Ipatov is two times vice-champion of the Ukraine among boys under 10 years (2003), under 14 (2007), under 16 and 20 (2008). He is Master of Sports (the Ukraine) and a participant of two World championships under 10 years (2003, 11th place), under 14 years (2007, 8th place). He won the 2nd place at the International Chess tournament Le Mans (France, 2008). Since January, 2009, he represents the Spanish Federation and plays for the club C.E. Barber (Barcelona).

IM Ipatov will comment for you games from Corus and Linares 2010, with a short break of a few weeks when he will participate in this year’s edition of Aeroflot Open.

For chess lessons in English, Spanish, Russian or Ukrainian you can contact IM Ipatov at ICC or directly at