Gawain Jones and Luke McShane blossom as British chess changes guard

3171: Hou Yifan v Humpy Koneru, women's world championship 2010. How did China's 16-year-old (White, to move) reach the final by beating India's No2 seed? Photograph: GraphicFor the best part of two decades Michael Adams and Nigel Short have been the top dogs in UK chess. Short challenged Garry Kasparov for the classical world title [...]