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  • Very interesting game!

    I recently played this game, and due to a lack of 'book move' knowledge for the c6 response to the reti, I got a very interesting position. The rest of game contained some great tactics found by both myself and the opponent. I also had the mindset... | Read More

  • The Most active move

    This Article is not finished yet. Don't mind my ramblings below. I am just getting outline etc. Of things I plan to talk about. My outline topics: http://www.chess.com/forum/view/chess-openings/pawn-or-knight http://www.chess.com/forum/view/c... | Read More

  • Obligatory Listening: 'Karpov not Kasparov'

    My personal favourite is 'Bad Bishop'!: https://soundcloud.com/knotk | Read More

    • DrDrej
    • | May 22, 2015
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  • Clarendon Court Defence

    This Article is not finished yet. Don't mind my ramblings below. I am just getting outline etc. Of things I plan to talk about. My outline topics: http://www.chess.com/forum/view/general/1d4-players-what-does-black-usually-play-against-you?pag... | Read More

  • London System

    This Article is not finished yet. Don't mind my ramblings below. I am just getting outline etc. Of things I plan to talk about. My outline topics: http://www.chess.com/forum/view/chess-openings/london-system12?page=2 | Read More

  • Chess Structures in Practice - Carlsbad Structure

    It’s been a while since I finished writing Chess Structures, but I like the topic so much that I keep coming back to it – I know how much it improved my understanding of chess. I follow games on Chessbomb pretty much daily and I really enjoy... | Read More

  • LONGEST GAME IN CHESS HISTORY

    hello people and welcome to the one post blog showcasing the longest game in chess history. don't ask me why i took the time to analyse this. i was bored as hell, and wanted to pass the time, and so, i have made lines for potential mates in those... | Read More

  • naruzoの「 次なる偉業」

    冷静に考えれば 日本人は、ノーベル賞受賞者やオリンピック金メダリスト、 宇宙飛行士を出している稀有な民族だ。 それだけ優秀なのに、GMがいないというのは 世界から見ても変... | Read More

    • naruzo
    • | May 22, 2015
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  • I'm Hungry

    When do I get to eat!!!! | Read More

    • apapneja
    • | May 22, 2015
    • | 27 views
    • | 2 comments
  • Hippopotamus Defence

     This Article is not finished yet. Don't mind my ramblings below. I am just getting outline etc. Of things I plan to talk about. My outline topics: http://www.chess.com/forum/view/general/what-is-the-best-way-to-attack-the-hippopotamus-defens... | Read More

  • Lègall's Mate

    1.e4......e5 2.Nf3.....d6 3.Bc4.....h6 4.Ne3.....Bg4 5.Nxe5....BxQ 6. Bxf7+...Ke7 7. Nd5# ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- This is an interesting checkmate, but it has a lot of moves. So it's one... | Read More

  • Daliy Puzzle #8

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    • ASAP_Chess
    • | May 22, 2015
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  • Following Gedult

    The miniature Roughman-Gedult, Trouville 1968, has long been a favorite lesson game because among Black's nine moves, eight of them were directly threatening, while the one that did not set up two that did. | Read More

  • 15 minute KIA

    Inspired by my friend rkd1, I thought I would post a game in the blog and see what happens.  This was a game in Live, 15 minutes with a 10 second increment.  KIA and I'm white.  I'm still a little rusty with the opening - it was a good battle t... | Read More

    • zirtoc
    • | May 21, 2015
    • | 191 views
    • | 1 comment
  • uruguay 2015 video blog 6

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  • Mate in 12

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    • Piqo
    • | May 21, 2015
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  • Hearthstone: Release the Glaives!

    I havent Posted in a while so I thought I would provide an updated decklist for anyone who may be interested.   Blizzard has nerfed the hunter several times.  The biggest nerf in the form of increasing the cost of Starving Buzzard from 2 to ... | Read More

    • Osiris27
    • | May 21, 2015
    • | 162 views
    • | 3 comments
  • My pretty quick game

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    • wackyball
    • | May 21, 2015
    • | 135 views
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  • The way I like to win the K+B+N vs K endgame - Mate in 18

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    • Piqo
    • | May 21, 2015
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  • Useful tactic

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    • wackyball
    • | May 21, 2015
    • | 128 views
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  • CHECKMATES OF THE DAY - 05.21.2015 - day 162

    World Champion Boris Spassky won against Svetozar Gligoric in Vienna in 1980: White to move and mate in 1: World Champion Mikhail Tal beat Josef Lokvenc in Miskolc in 1963: Black to move and mate in 4: Our reader e4nv lost against jet101 i... | Read More

  • Talk objective to me, baby.

    How to speak objectively when you want to: 1. Say mimic-somatic instead of emotional 2. Say inhibited speech reflexes instead of thoughts 3. Say collective associative reflex instead of political movement. etc | Read More

  • My OTB chess cheating

    Back in the days when I was a member of a chess club, I once cheated in an OTB game. My opponent was very lower rated. The cheat happened in this position Of course I calculated the easy winning continuation in my head .o0( 1... Bxe4 2.Nxe4 Qxe4... | Read More

    • pHUMpK1Ns
    • | May 21, 2015
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  • 5/15 Chain of Victory

    On Friday, I played a total of eight online games. I won 5 of them, and only lost one of them. I'll list them for you here. Somewhat fittingly, my nice chain of games started out with a loss. This was the game: Here's the second game: The th... | Read More

  • Ode to Tom's Knights.

    A knight on the rim is a fanciful whim, a move you might like to take back, but if you hold and fend you'll find you soon match Tom Rendle, the host of the great Hack Attack! | Read More

    • AnnaEA
    • | May 21, 2015
    • | 325 views
    • | 2 comments