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  • #2 in DC

    After a disastrous performance in NewYork, I had few days to recoup my thoughts and energies for the 2nd DC International from June 26-30, 2014. This tournament is technically considered as a warmup for the World Open, but looking at the prize fun... | Read More

  • Chess Simul with GM Levan Aroshidze

    1995 World Under-10 Chess Champion GM Levan Aroshidze will be playing an online chess simul on Thursday, July 31st, 2014 at 2:00 PM PDT (5:00 PM Eastern). The games will be played in Chess.com's Live Chess server. The time control is 30|30; that... | Read More

  • Millionaire Chess Sponsorship

    Hello everyone, my name is Carl Boor. I am a chess master with a dream. Help me make it to the Millioniare Chess Open this October in LasVegas. This tournament is the big one that I have been working towards my whole chess career. As you can imagi... | Read More

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  • Ruy Lopez, Open Defense

    Learn the basic concepts in playing with and against the Ruy Lopez with the Open Defense, a very dynamic way to play.   Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyrone0ferrara   Join me on Facebook @ Tyr... | Read More

  • Ruy Lopez, Russian Defense

    Learn how to play with and against the Ruy Lopez with the Russian Defence which can be considered a delayed Steinitz Defence Deferred.  Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyrone0ferrara Join me on Facebook ... | Read More

  • Ugly or Beautiful?

    I recently played a strange game.  This game was only 10 moves long, and was won in bizzare fashion.  I made comments regarding the moves.  Let me know what you think. | Read More

    • goutes
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 43 views
    • | 2 comments
  • Ruy Lopez, Arkhangelsk Defense

    Learn how to play with and against the Ruy Lopez with the Arkhangelsk Defence (or Archangel Defence), a line that often leads to dynamic and sharp play.   Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyrone0ferrara J... | Read More

  • A funny miniature

    The time setup was 5|0. I hope you enjoy it. | Read More

  • Ruy Lopez - Schliemann Defense Deferred

    Learn about the Schliemann Defence Deferred, a Ruy Lopez defense where the delayed a6-move is considered to be inferior to playing the regular Schliemann Defence .   Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyr... | Read More

  • Lovin' the poetry?

    Check out my first book currently on sale for your kindle! Also paperback on Amazon or Barnes & Noble (whatever you prefer).  | Read More

    • ElBetiyo
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 32 views
    • | 0 comments
  • Suggestions?

    How to effectively spend my time? Books, tactics, lectures, games. I've got average 1 1/2 / weekday and 7-10hr/weekend. Suggestions are appreciated. Thanks! {How do you spend your time?} | Read More

  • Ruy Lopez, Steinitz Defense Deferred

    Learn how to play with and against the Ruy Lopez with Steinitz Defence Deferred, which offers more latitude than in the Old Steinitz Defence.   Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyrone0ferrara   Joi... | Read More

  • Ruy Lopez, a6 with Bc5 Variations

    Learn how to play with and against the Ruy Lopez with the 3... a6 and Bc5 variations - The Graz Defense, Classical Defense Deferred, and Møller Defense.   Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyrone0ferrara ... | Read More

  • 說到下棋

      說到下棋,在我養成下西洋棋的習慣之前,倒是有過幾個階段性的發展。  個人第一次下棋可追溯回五歲左右,當時下的是中國象棋,對手是大伯父。大伯父心血來潮想教育我體會... | Read More

    • Korridor
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 24 views
    • | 0 comments
  • Finding the Right Notation Tool

    Tracking game notation in chess means different things to different people. For some, it is a necessary evil for tracking the outcome of tournament matches, while for others it is a lifeblood of the game in which a player can re-live his or her pa... | Read More

  • Ruy Lopez, Norwegian Defense

    Learn how to play with and against the Ruy Lopez with the Norwegian Defense, an aggressive but time-consuming alternative for Black.  Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyrone0ferrara Join me on Facebook @... | Read More

  • "Infinite Diversity in Infinite Combinations" Chess960 Tournament

    The Vulcan Science Academy invites you to join us in our "Infinite Diversity in Infinite Combinations" Chess960 Tournament featuring Starting Position 954 (SP954: RKRNBBNQ).     The "Infinite Diversity in Infinite Combinations" T... | Read More

  • Bullet Brawl #1 with Chess God Extreme

    I have been trying to improve my chess and I have been working on my bullet game. Its not that easy to talk and play but I got used to it after the first video. Here is my first try at it. My second try actually went quite a bit better. When I ... | Read More

  • Knowledge vs Belief (chess psychology)

    You might have noticed that a lot of my blog posts are inspired by my students and this one is no different. I think I am very blessed because my students are very diverse - what is a tough issue for one seems a non issue for the other, while this... | Read More

    • FM TVEDAS
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 108 views
    • | 0 comments
  • Blitz: Silly games

    Should I have won these games? No. Did I win these games? Yes. Behold, the ugly. The guy above lost his mind and started showing how base he was deep inside.. And finally, a game I won because my risky attack dazzled my opponent, probably b... | Read More

    • yk333218
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 60 views
    • | 1 comment
  • #2 in DC

    After a disastrous performance in NewYork, I had few days to recoup my thoughts and energies for the 2nd DC International from June 26-30, 2014. This tournament is technically considered as a warmup for the World Open, but looking at the prize fun... | Read More

    • IM aspired
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 185 views
    • | 2 comments
  • I forced him to win. ha ha

    It was a fairly even game until the last 3 moves.  | Read More

    • Romans920
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 55 views
    • | 0 comments
  • Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation

    Learn how to play with and against the Exchange Variation of the Ruy Lopez chess opening. And learn the variation that Bobby Fischer made famous.   Subscribe  @  http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tyrone0ferrara   ... | Read More

  • one of the best of my games

    http://www.chess.com/echess/game?id=92893996 | Read More

    • hassan17
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 47 views
    • | 0 comments
  • Unrated Play, is he trying or not.

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    • Romans920
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 54 views
    • | 0 comments
  • :D

    پسرعمه: آقاي مجري واسم دوچرخه ميخري؟ مجري: اگه تو خونه شيطوني نکني،به حرف من گوش کني،زياد با کامپيوتر بازي نکني،روزي 3بار مسواک بزني... | Read More

  • Chess Friends

    I joined chess.com to learn more about how to play this game and to see if I had any skill. What I found was a network of people all over the world who had my same interest but were more than that I developed some real friendships that will last a... | Read More

    • LadyLuck49
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 75 views
    • | 8 comments
  • My opponent was distracted

    I play like this opponent often, so I know his frustration.  I didn't make great moves, but he simply made horrible ones. | Read More

    • Romans920
    • | Jul 27, 2014
    • | 42 views
    • | 0 comments