"Welcome to Tiger Lilov's Chess School!


Wish you could stand a chance against a Chess Expert? ... a FIDE Master?  ... an International Master? If so, you've come to the right place! Visit the Chess Training Page to learn more about my famous personalized chess training program that has helped many achieve what they really wanted in chess!"


Check our new flexible method of teaching that allows each of our students to receive the most important skills they need for the moment to excel in tournaments and casual games, while correctly improving their chess. We believe chess is a good way for anyone to strengthen their character, learn how to make important decisions for limited time, or just have a lot of fun. We welcome you to be our student!

free_training We prepare a free personalized chess training program which serves as the main guide for us on how and what to teach this student at any given point, so that s/he improves visibly and steadily over the course of our training. This personalized training program is based on my student’s chess background, sample games, strengths and weaknesses, as well as style and level of play.


While our students work on their personalized training programs with us, they are entitled and often swarmed with a number of free services and complementary training materials we are always happy to provide for free. When we teach a student that aspires to improve and does so much to achieve their dream of becoming a master, we want to help them get closer to their goal faster.


Becoming a student of Tiger Lilov’s Chess School will bring you:






  • Free Personalized Chess Training Programs for anyone interested in training with us.
  • Free Recent Games Reviews and Analyses via e-mail.
  • Free Complementary Training Materials to each of our regular students depending on their training program needs and objectives.
  • Free 24/7 Online for anyone having questions on their chess training and practice.


Here is only a short list of the most common topics we cover in our lessons:






  • Building (or Improving) a Complete Opening Repertoire for White and Black.
  • Improving Planning and Evaluation Skills for Better Middlegame Play.
  • Understanding Strategy and Developing a Positional "Sense".
  • Improving Tactical Vision and Calculation Ability.
  • Understanding Theoretical and Practical Endgames.

Jan 13, 2018 Mind-Bending Exchange Sacrifices

thumb22This week, I am going to present a chess webinar dedicated to the classic theme of the exchange sacrifice, one of the most powerful positional weapons at your disposal – if you know when and how to play it! Forget the standard values for the pieces! The Exchange Sac is all about changing perceptions. Read more ...

Jan 6, 2018 Secrets of the World Champions!

thumb22Does this sound familiar? You get good positions in your games, start an attack but struggle to breakthrough. Your opponent also know the attack formation - and how to defend against it! If you're not winning over 50% of your games with a kingside attack in the middlegame, you need some new attacking ideas! Read more ...

Dec 30, 2017 Kasparov's Masterclass!

thumb22It's one of the best bits of advice in chess improvement: if you want to learn some powerful winning ideas, study the games of the masters! It's a massive shortcut as, while GMs analyze positions for days and weeks, working out what works and what doesn't, we get to see the idea and its effectiveness immediately! Read more ...

Dec 23, 2017 Chess Calculation: How to Get Better at it!

thumb22It's the most important skill in chess and pretty much defines how far you'll go in the game. And, like many skills, it's one that gets neglected when we hit a certain level. We can already calculate well so why should we put in a ton of effort to go from “good” to “great”? Read more ...

Dec 9, 2017 The Most Brilliant Sicilian Sacrifices

thumb22Are you ready to see some of the most impressive Sicilian games ever played? To witness the most astonishing chess sacrifices of recent times? And, even, to train your tactical skills?
In this Saturday's live training, I am going to show you that you can learn, train and enjoy chess at the same time! Read more ...