Alexandr Fier returns, aiming for his 2nd Limburg Open win
5 April 2014The energetic Brazilian Grandmaster Alexandr Fier has confirmed his participation for the BPB Limburg Open 2014.
Fier, or “No fear” as he is called by his peers, is known for his active and dynamic chess, never avoiding complications.
One of the best examples for his style of play was his draw against top player Michael Adams, a game which rightly won the prize for most interesting game of the tournament and instantly made history as “the pearl of Gibraltar”.
Along with Alexandr Fier, his girlfriend WGM Nino Maisuradze will participate in the A-group as well. She is also building up quite the chess career, including gaining the French national chess title last year.