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  • A Better Way to Remeber Openings

    We are what we repeatedly do. - Aristotle   How often do you study an opening line: say the best responses to all Black's 6th move alternatives in the Tolush-Geller Gambit in the Slav Defense. You spend perhaps hours looking though the databas... | Read More

  • Walter Browne, R.I.P.

    I was shocked when I heard that Walter Browne had died in his sleep in Las Vegas at age 66.   I first met Walter Browne in 1969 at the American Open in Santa Monica.  We were good friends and played tennis together.  Many of the major tourname... | Read More

  • Day 7 of 800 to 2200 Blitz Challenge

    On June 17th I continued with the seventh day of my 800 to 2200 blitz challenge for the month of June! I had previously been very busy with Chess.com University work so I wasn't able to post the videos or blog until now. Here's my favorite game... | Read More

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  • The Big Bluff!

    No doubt there were better defences for Black! | Read More

  • If you're using chess.com to share 960 games, don't use Chrome

    I've been troubled by a bug in my chess.com blog entries and forum posts — when sharing 960 games, sometimes castling places the kings and rooks on the wrong squares. The bug isn't in chess.com's publishing tools, it's in Chrome's interaction w... | Read More

  • عروسک_مسافر

     یک روز جناب #کافکا ، در حال قدم زدن در پارک ، چشمش به دختربچه‌ای می افتد که داشت گریه می کرد #کافکا جلو می‌رود و علت گریه ی دخترک را جویا ... | Read More

  • "هیچ چیزی" در دنیا به این نمی ارزد

    "هیچ چیزی" در دنیا به این نمی ارزد که انسان از "آنچه دوست دارد" رو گردان شود با وجود این من هم روی گردانده ام بی آنکه قادر باشم بدانم "چرا" Albe... | Read More

  • چیزی به نام رنج عظیم وجود ندارد

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  • "هرگز تسلیم نشو"

    کیش ها بسیار زیادند ولی فقط یک مات در برابر آنها وجود دارد... "هرگز تسلیم نشو" | Read More

  • You only live your life moment to moment

    As this figure moves across the stones, he steps lightly and non-seriously, and at the same time absolutely balanced and alert. Behind the swirling, ever-changing waters we can see the shapes of buildings; there appears to be a city in the backg... | Read More

  • کرم کینگ سایز

    کرم کینگ سایز پاور اصل کرم کینگ سایز کرم کینگ سایز پاور کرم کینگ سایز چیست؟ کرم کینگ سایز 4 کاره کرم کینگ سایز لارگو کرم کینگ سایز شارک پا... | Read More

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    • | Jun 30, 2015
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  • 30.06.2015 - Новые матчи

    Стартовали 3 новых матча, начиная с п.4 - старые активные матчи: 2nd Eurasian League Tournament, Round 17: Team Beograd - НОВОСИБИРСК // 2-я доска - соперник sasak963 ... | Read More

    • Kulinar
    • | Jun 29, 2015
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  • I love chess because it teaches me patience

    Oh boy! Oh Boy Oh boy! And it instills the patience in immense quantities! theres no way telling how patience is important to playing well and enjoying your play! | Read More

  • The Amateur's Mind - Bishop vs Knight Imbalances

    Hello Chess Fans,   Welcome back to the continuation of Bishop vs Knight Imbalances from the book The Amateur's Mind.  To fully learn the concepts, I recommend you get the book and follow along.  This series is not intended as a substitute f... | Read More

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  • Chess Informant 124 "AD PORTAS"

    Chess Informant 124 VENI VIDI VICI is "at the gate". Unveiled today, it brings amazing amount of first-rate material.  Morozevich on Taimanov Sicilian (see bellow) Harikrishna (winner of Edmonton International, see News section!) with the select... | Read More

    • GM GMTadic
    • | Jun 29, 2015
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  • Ana Beatriz Barros

    Ana Beatriz Barros Born : May 29, 1982Height : 1.82m (5ft 11.5in)From : Brazil           -Ana Beatriz Barros is a Brazilian model known for her work with Guess?, Bebe, Victoria's Secret, Chanel cosmetics, and Jennifer Lopez's JLo fa... | Read More

    • lavin_arrt
    • | Jun 29, 2015
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  • Puzzle

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    • mjm16
    • | Jun 29, 2015
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  • That age old question -- Should I resign?

    If you've been hanging around in the forums at all, it's certainly not uncommon to find a forum regarding whether or not to resign.   It's a raging war, it seems, with folks on either one side of the coin or the other.   Many say that you should... | Read More

  • Tournament of the Engines

    This is my first blog, and will probably be pretty boring, but to all those who are still reading... I have started a tournament in Lucas chess with its 34 default chess engines, and in this tournament each side gets 120 minutes. As my computer s... | Read More

    • Hamguy123
    • | Jun 29, 2015
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  • The Great Implosion

    I played this game on another site and I thought it had a dramatic ending.  I had black pieces  Some games are known for explosions, while this game has an implosion.  But who says an implosion can't be exciting? | Read More

    • goutes
    • | Jun 29, 2015
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  • The Fighting French

    The French Defense has many fans and this blog post is for them. I had a look to some of the games played last week in our beloved opening and decided on this one. There were many other interesting games, featuring experts such as So, Jobava, Agde... | Read More

  • Training Diary #1

    After taking a lesson from International Master Attila Turzo, I have decided to begin making blog entries detailing my goals and what I've been working on to achieve those goals. My studies will be divided into several distinct areas.  First, I ... | Read More

    • pawpatrol
    • | Jun 29, 2015
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