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  • On Teaching Chess

    One of the things I enjoy doing is teaching others. I am an investor by nature, my father described me this way when I was young this way: "If you give him a nickle, he will save a dime". I enjoy the idea that if I defer self gratification now, I ... | Read More

  • Pirate Week

    Three strange pirate-related things happened to me last week. Now there's a sentence you don't see every day. Admittedly, some of the links to buccaneering are a little tenuous, but it still makes for an unusual theme. It started when I found ou... | Read More

  • Sinquefield Cup 2015, After 6 Rounds

    Sinquefield Cup 2015 reminds me St. Petersburg 1914. Not that I was alive in 1914 (-_-) Alekhine, Capablanca, Lasker, Marshall, Nimzowitsch, Rubinstein... One can learn a lot about chess just from studying only that tournament. Well, Sinquefield 2... | Read More

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  • ENGINE USER! Mods pls close his account!

    Hi guys, I played with "GM_AbelSaju". He played LIKE AN ENGINE making WEIRD moves like h4? But ended up WINNING. I suspect he is using an engine. Mods, close his acount. Thanks. And, whatever he wrote, is a LIE. | Read More

  • Cheated!

    I was being cheated by this guy called 16_TheBestNumber_Pak that if I won with him he will give me an year's diamond membership.But when I losed I will give him year's diamond membership.Then I won 4 times with him and he ran away!!!Cheater! | Read More

  • Paella

    Paella 😋 | Read More

    • acerico
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Trébucher au départ...

    Partie d'entraînement qui démontre mon instabilité en ouverture. Chanceux que mon adversaire n'est pu en profiter. | Read More

    • Possador
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • For once Stockfish likes my crazy queen sac

    A little bit of imagination, and not being so materialistic, and : there's another "crazy queen sac". This time Stockfish really liked it, which surprised me a bit, but the win was not so clear to me. Stockfish findings : | Read More

    • achja
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Second show!!!

        Hello everyone! We have completed our second show of my channel.  Go watch here: http://www.twitch.tv/blitzkid100/manager/past_broadcasts For now I am starting out just playing some games with my commentary but as we grow together we sha... | Read More

  • Sinquefield Cup 2015 - Round 6

    Grischuk's 10-hour preparation pays off, but I wonder what actually happened there. Of course, the game of the day (and perhaps tournament) was So-Nakamura. An instant KID classic, wonderful massacre! http://www.alexcolovic.com/2015/08/sinquefie... | Read More

  • a new queen... of the blues

    i thought you would like to know. anyway, happy birthday | Read More

  • چند خارپشت دارید؟

    خارپشتی از یک مار تقاضا کرد که بگذار من نیز در لانه تو، مأوا گزینم و همخانه تو باشم. مار تقاضای خارپشت را پذیرفت و او را به لانه تنگ و کوچک ... | Read More

  • DIRTY CHESS TRICKS 2

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  • Self-destruction

    There was no more elegant way for the opponent to hand me the win:- http://www.chess.com/livechess/game?id=1264066086 | Read More

  • My brilliancy

      [Event "Live Chess"] [Site "Chess.com"] [Date "2015.08.29"] [White "tondeaf"] [Black "zhabenko"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "1751"] [BlackElo "1894"] [TimeControl "5|0"] [Termination "tondeaf won by checkmate"]   1.d4 e6 2.c4 d5 3... | Read More

    • tondeaf
    • | Aug 29, 2015
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  • Martin verse Kannappan

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  • greek gift

    those kind of sacrifices are for example typical in the french-advance variation | Read More

    • danie33
    • | Aug 29, 2015
    • | 62 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Best Coach I found!

    Hello my friends I found out that this coach G_N_G teaches very nicely.I started only yesterday but now I have a lot of improvement.G_N_G's real name is GN Gopal with the Fide ating of 2562.His coaching is free.You also take coaching from him and ... | Read More

  • Sinquefield Cup 2015, After 6 Rounds

    Sinquefield Cup 2015 reminds me St. Petersburg 1914. Not that I was alive in 1914 (-_-) Alekhine, Capablanca, Lasker, Marshall, Nimzowitsch, Rubinstein... One can learn a lot about chess just from studying only that tournament. Well, Sinquefield 2... | Read More

    • Haggard-CC
    • | Aug 29, 2015
    • | 289 views
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  • Atlantic Open: Day 1

    Hi everyone, I just finished the first day of the Atlantic Open. After taking a break from tournament chess after the World Open in early July, I made my return in the U1900 section. I was feeling pretty relaxed heading into Round 1, which was str... | Read More

  • Not again !

    Sometimes I get so bored with opponents chasing my chess queen that I sac the queen ... for some quiet positional manoevring time | Read More

    • achja
    • | Aug 29, 2015
    • | 81 views
    • | 1 comment
  • مصادر تمويل داعش

    مصادر تمويل "داعش" ؟!    لقد كثرت أقاويل أهل التحليل عن مصادر تمويل الدولة الإسلامية ، فكميات الأسلحة ونوعياتها كثيرة ، والمركبات جديدة... | Read More

    • HAIZAM_3
    • | Aug 29, 2015
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  • Castling defense

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  • Fear in Chess and How to Overcome It Part Two: The Fried Liver

    Sometimes I wonder about Fischer's ideas. Seems like they don't see the light of day much. Early in his life and throughout his career, Fischer was known for his astonishing play. He was aggressive, but he knew the endgame well, and he was invinci... | Read More

  • A lallapalooza of a tactics puzzle -- It's a doozie

    Okay, now when I say Doozie, of course I mean for someone who is my level.   It's a bit tricky, however, so don't underestimate it.   This is thanks to Gunners2004.  A born teacher, "Guns" knows I love tactics and will send me one from time ... | Read More

  • 2015.08.29 - rapid sakk elemzése

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    • Scara3
    • | Aug 29, 2015
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  • MISSION IMPOSSIBLE

    While you have been enjoying a late afternoon snooze or early evening nap (most members of my groups seem to have both plus a late morning siesta ), me and my tireless band of admins have been working on a daring plan to rescue V from her abductor... | Read More

  • Fear In Chess and How to Overcome It Part One: The Game

    They say that fear is the only thing holding you back and keeping you in "your place". Fear of death is largely why we need society telling us what to do and where to go. But what about in chess? In chess, fear is a deadly disease that can comprom... | Read More