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  • Daily Puzzle - 4/26/15 - Simple Sunday

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    • chessgm8
    • | Apr 26, 2015
  • WL Admin Help- Privacy Settings for Group Admins

    As an Administrator for a League Team, you must be available for reminders,questions,notices,ect. If your settings are set to only friends, then your team my suffer point losses or even league expulsion simply due to your lack of getting the messa... | Read More

  • Some examples of my work

    You can see from my profile that I am a professional marquetry artist. You can see more details in my profile and also on my website: www.themarquetryshack.com  Here is a sample of my pictures, all created in natural wood veneers:  Dante'... | Read More

  • 1000 points!

    Hello there everyone, I would just like to say that in the endless chess quiz, I finally have 1000 points! | Read More

  • Edinburgh Congress took place at St. Thomas of Aquin’s High School, April 17-19, 2015

    I played in the Edinburgh Congress Major section U1700/152. I scored 3.5 out of 5 with 2 wins and 2 draws. I hadn't played over the board in years so I wasn't too sure what standard I was at. Having played correspondence for the past year on ches... | Read More

  • Glasgow Polytechnic Quickplay April 2015

    I played at the Polytechnic Quickplay 16/04/2015 and scored an acceptable 3 wins and 2 defeats out of 5. Had a good game with Black against joint 3rd (IM) Fiona Steil-Antoniwho kindly stated at the end that she felt the rook endgame was drawn. I ... | Read More

  • Kampioenswedstrijd

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    • Henry1996
    • | Apr 26, 2015
  • Auction Anish Giri's book for Charity

    Dear Chess Player, My name is Bob Meurs and my bycicle club is going to organize a sponsored bicycle ride in May 2015, for the Dutch Foundation Highflyers.The purpose of the Foundation Highflyers is to let sick and disabled children forget abou... | Read More

    • bobstar
    • | Apr 26, 2015
  • Veiling van Anish Giri's gesigneerde boek voor het goede doel

    Geachte schaker,   Mijn naam is Bob Meurs en ik ga met mijn wielerclub de laagvliegers voor Stichting Hoogvliegers een sponsorfietstocht organiseren.   
Het doel van Stichting Hoogvliegers is om ernstig zieke kinderen hun ziekte voor een d... | Read More

    • bobstar
    • | Apr 26, 2015
  • An endgame position Rook+Bishop vs Two Knights

    The following diagram shows a position from the very interesting and complicated endgame type Rook+Bishop vs two Knights.  Black to move is winning in less than 50 moves...                             White is tryin... | Read More

  • Shamkir Chess final predictions

    Grandmaster Eric Hansen makes predictions for the final round of the tournament.  | Read More

  • Time cheaters

    Why is it that  people get away with time cheats. things need to change. Bad chess.com. stop the cheaters. Punishment baned from 1 min tournaments for a period of one month. oe. if member. 2 months ban.  | Read More

  • Monroeville April

    It's actually called April Showers. Lo and behold, it was snowing this morning in Pittsburgh. Never mind that it's almost May.   The rating distribution in the 14-player Open section was incredibly strange, led by three experts and myself, with... | Read More

  • My Gme

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    • qsanat
    • | Apr 25, 2015
  • #18 Ram-bo LXVI

    << #17 Ram-bo LXV -- #19 1991 National HS Championships >>   Tournament #18 : Ram-bo,  4/7/91 UNC Student Union, Chapel Hill, NC TD:  Robert Singletary Section:  U1400 Time Control:  G/60 It took me a while to get the games done... | Read More

    • dl_leonine
    • | Apr 25, 2015
  • The English Defence

    A diagram of the English Defence for black. | Read More

  • Playing the Classical Slav Defense

         Hello Chess Fans, Today we'll explore a very solid defensive opening for Black against 1.d4 - The Slav Defense.  It has several advantages against the Queen's Gambit that we'll look at and has been adopted by World Champion GrandMaste... | Read More

  • Moskau

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  • Checkmates In The Opening

    Here are more checkmate puzzles. | Read More

  • A Mighty Fortress - Part 1

    In today's blog post, we will look at fortress positions. We will look at what they are and look at a couple examples. We will look at a position that I reached in a recent game and decide whether it is a fortress or not. Continue on to learn mor... | Read More

    • PaulEChess
    • | Apr 25, 2015
  • Gashimov Memorial 2015 - Round 8

    Two exchange sacrifices by two former World Champions today!And I really enjoy being disproved by Anand, another great game by him. Kramnik didn't seem to care and won easily, while Giri showing ambition is a rare sight. Full analysis at http:/... | Read More

  • Season Finals

    Its about time I report how we did this year. Out of 25 team CLMS finished second which could have only been accomplished by a late season serge taking 1st in December and 2nd in January allowing us to leap frog two other strong teams into second.... | Read More

    • clms_chess
    • | Apr 25, 2015
  • tactic White to win

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  • CHECKMATES OF THE DAY - 04.25.2015 - day 136

    World Champion Mihail Tal won against Vladimir Getman in th USSR spartakiad semifinal in Moscow in 1963: White to move and mate in 1: World Champion  Veselin Topalov beat World Champion Garry Kasparov in the Chess Olympiad in Moscow in 1994: ... | Read More

  • مرزهای فردی

      یک گروه وایبری داریم که اعضایش، همدانشگاهی های سابق هستند. از آنجایی که من در دوران کارشناسی، اهل رفیق بازی نبودم و یک جورهایی درونگر... | Read More

    • Mozhi110
    • | Apr 25, 2015