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  • Best Tactics Problem?

    I was using tactics trainer today and I came across the following problem which had a rating of 2134 (my rating was 2115 at the time). The conclusion is truly beautiful. | Read More

  • Hip-Hop Chess Federation Expanding to East Bay Schools

    By: Juan Martinez What do hip-hop music and chess have in common? The answer is simple according to Adisa Banjoko, the founder of the Hip Hop Chess Federation (HHCF), a non-profit organization that combines music, chess and martial arts to help yo... | Read More

  • Rapper Kalhi Drops New Round 1 Mixtape on Chess, Jiu Jitsu and Boxing

    When the HHCF dropped the Street Games Vol. 1 Mixtape with DJ Rob Flow, there was a huge positive response around the world. Nobody expected a profanity free mixtape to be so lyrically aggressive and educational. Rapper Kalhi, based in Geneva Swi... | Read More

  • Witchcraft

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    • elwill
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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  • King's Indian Defense

    Could this move save the King's Indian? It seems like the main-lines of the King's Indian Defense are not as popular as they used to be... Only a few decades ago, this opening was used to devastating effect by great champions such as Bobby Fisch... | Read More

    • D_Breeze
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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  • Hikaru the Champion

    Hikaru Nakamura represents the best chance for the United States to one day regain the World Chess Championship.  Can he do it?  He didn't even qualify for the candidates match in 2013.  In truth, I think was a good thing.  As we observed in t... | Read More

    • seanahan
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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  • Coffee with Jesus - "Thanks"

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  • Anderson

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  • No, your opponent didn't cheat...

    It seems a lot of players break out the "he cheated" refrain whenever they lose, particularly online.  If a lower rated player wins, "he cheated." If he seems to be moving fast, yet accurately, "he cheated."  Upsets and good play happen all the ... | Read More

  • i love you in many language

    English - I love you Afrikaans - Ek het jou lief Albanian - Te dua Arabic - Ana behibak (to male) Arabic - Ana behibek (to female) Armenian - Yes kez sirumen Bambara - M'bi fe Bangla - Aamee tuma ke bhalo aashi Belarusian - Ya tabe kahayu Bisaya -... | Read More

    • koorjani
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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  • دیگران یا خودمان؟

    در سمیناری به حضار گفته شد اسم خود را روی بادکنکی بنویسید. همه اینکارو انحام دادند و تمام بادکنک ها درون اتاقی دیگر قرار داده شد. اعلام شد... | Read More

    • kuichio
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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  • Houston Chess Club

    I live in houston and am looking for a chess club. Anyone in Houston know of one that I can be a part of?   Thanks, Noah | Read More

  • Aljehin-Chatard destruction-French defence

    This game was played few days ago in a team match and i had chance to use one of my favourite gambits against French defence and that is Aljehin-Chatard attack where white sacs a pawn for superior development and pressure against blacks king side. | Read More

    • BolesniUm
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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  • Virginia Open Day 3

    This was the final day and I was hoping I could money in something, unfortunately, I ended up going home with 0. I was slighty disappointed because I had a feeling I could have won. For the 5th round, a win would give me at least a share of the ... | Read More

  • D6, e5

    Stick to your plan! | Read More

    • Ronliv
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 47 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Pinterest

    Follow me on Pinterest! Elizabeth Grubb! | Read More

    • XLIZABETH
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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  • What do YOU Recommend players rated 1300-1500 ?

    Well I want to ask my friends the above question.I am also a player between 1300-1500 and there are always players who ask the same question.So to resolve their issues, I have created this topic.All members are welcome and friends are the most wel... | Read More

    • Ishan01
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 84 views
    • | 4 comments
  • www.roy1x2nslowchess.com

    partida muy  lenta  Y NUEVA  SERIE  | Read More

    • roy1x2
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 47 views
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  • The Perfect Mate

    Due to busy life, I was unable to post. After a long time my contribution to Chess.com Blog. Hope All like it. Thank you. | Read More

  • Sokolsky/Polish Opening (1.b4) - The Sokolsky Gambit (Accepted)

    The Sokolsky Gambit (also known as the Tartakower Gambit) is the most theoretical and complicated line in the 1. b4 opening as well as the sharpest one!The initial position of the Sokolsky Gambit (Accepted) occures after the following sequence o... | Read More

    • Eugen
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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  • vky_s vs. me

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    • c3230
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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  • Justice must also be seen to be done!

    Very few persons who watch International News Channels must not be aware of the current trial of a well known sports celebrity taking place in Pretoria RSA.Allow me to make a few legal observations.Bearing in mind that South African Criminal law w... | Read More

  • مرگ با کلسترول بهتر از زندگی بدون کله پاچه ست

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    • kalantar20
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 82 views
    • | 3 comments
  • Daily Live Chess Digest - 2014/04/16

    Welcome to this Blog post :-) I upload 3 videos of blitz chess games every day, free on Youtube to watch. Once in a while I also add a rapid game (15 Min per player), all with live comments of course. I face the Sicilian Grand Prix attack agai... | Read More

  • PCL site

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    • Jarb_Rafel
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 53 views
    • | 1 comment