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  • Do Not Read the Blog Post

    Warning Please do not read this blog post. It is so full of chess ideas, lines, positions and variations that the average chess player cannot possibly handle. In fact, in a controlled study of five chess.com members who were made to read this po... | Read More

  • Art of trade 12

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    • tliju
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • Titled Tuesday: Learning Your Openings Through Blitz Games

    Below are the 9 games I played in the Titled Tuesday Event today. Try to guess the most popular opening move that either I or my opponent did not play.               Guess the Moves Rest of the Games with the "... | Read More

  • Sigo a la Mar

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    • axelfolley
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • Why going through analyzed master games can hurt your progress: Hindsight bias in chess

    Going through analyzed master games and understanding the ideas and concepts in them has long been advocated as one of the foremost methods of improving your play. Indeed, without the guidance of such games we would have a very hard time improving... | Read More

    • AegianL
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • Crazy madness

    What do you do when your opponent is playing tennis in the backyard instead of playing chess ? I just tried to stay cool and not get too optimistic. The white position was harder to crack than I thought. As you might noticed I made several grav... | Read More

    • achja
    • | Aug 4, 2015
    • | 58 views
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  • Training Diary #2

    Since my last entry, a lot has changed.  First of all, I've decided I just really don't like How to Reassess Your Chess.  I cannot get through it.  The more I tried, the more I remembered I just really don't like it.  I could get into the reas... | Read More

  • Tactic training pays off

    Scenario : 400 rating points higher rated opponent. Equal but sharp position on the board. Option for checkmate. What to do ? Keep relaxed, and let the past tactic training do the rest. | Read More

    • achja
    • | Aug 4, 2015
    • | 77 views
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  • Found Dean's Christmas present

    Presenting the Garde Digital Championship Chess Clock, available here (for my own reference), which he saw while watching a tournament on Youtube and has been crazy for ever since. Also, I just got a 75% on my daily chess tactics! Given that usua... | Read More

  • Bryntse Gambit

    They say that people who take drugs, always need more and stronger stuff to experience the same kick. Maybe the same principle goes for playing gambits, at least that's how I experience it from time to time. After getting used to "soft-gambits", g... | Read More

    • Ultraman81
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • A Personal Account of Kings Place Rapidplay: London July 11

    This article should have been published as my column in the British Chess Magazine but there was a slight communication problem: someone else covered it too! If you find it entertaining you can check out my column in BCM which is available in both... | Read More

    • Anarchos61
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • Puzzle#7

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  • one of my best games, its really nice

    SORRY FOR MY BAD ENGLISH | Read More

    • danie33
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • Energy required to travel through time ?

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    • quantumlee
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • پودر چاقی بومبا خرید پودر چاق کننده گیاهی

     پودر چاقی پودر چاقی بومبا پودر چاقی صورت پودر چاقی 007 پودر چاقی اکسیر پودر چاقی بامبو پودر چاقی گیاهی پودر چاقی پرنیان پودر چاقی مگامس پ... | Read More

    • fatsorat
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • It takes two to tango

    Will Bite The Dust!!  | Read More

  • A Surprising Win in 19 Moves

    After I played some decent chess in the first two rounds (I scored 1.5 points versus stronger opposites), I faced an approx. 200 FIDE rating stronger player in the third round. Somehow it was clear for me that I will probably lose but I was surpr... | Read More

    • kurze15
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • Petrosian-Botvinnik, Game 1 World Championship 1963

    Whilst visiting London in July 2015, I made my pilgrimage to the fantastic Chess and Bridge shop at Baker Street. I picked up 5 books (which sent me over the luggage limit), one of which was the excellent Botvinnik-Petrosian 1963 World Championshi... | Read More

  • گل و خار

    گل زیبایی در کنار جوی ابی زندگی میکرد یه روز باد با خودش بوته خاری رو سواره داشت خار گل زیبا رو دید عاشقش شد از باد خواست تا اورا به سمت گ... | Read More

  • Prodigy Program - August 2015 Registration Open

    This is a detailed article regarding Chess.com University's Prodigy Program. Please read this post in its entirety if you are a new student or a prospective student wanting to join the program in August. Most importantly, registration for all thre... | Read More

    • GeniusKJ
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • The Corner Would Have Been Safer

    In the second round I surprised my opponent with the Sämisch set-up 3.f3!? in the Pirc. The aim of this opening is to transpose to normal Sämisch variations of the King's or Old Indian while avoiding any extra possibilities for Black after 1.d4 ... | Read More

    • kurze15
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • Simultaneous 10 Aug. 2015

    As closing act of GOREY CHESS CLUB Social Champ.; GOREY CHESS Trainer will be doing simultaneous games... | Read More

  • Quick draw against a 2250 rated player

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    • Paparazz1
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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  • Why fighting for first page in daily puzzle ?

    Why fighting for  first page in daily puzzle  ? And How you to be in the first page Why first page ? 1-Your comment will be seen by everybody who enter the daily puzzle page You may get a reply of your comment from some chess players  th... | Read More

    • Nielzzoz
    • | Aug 4, 2015
    • | 201 views
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  • دلم شکست

    دلم شکست...حواست هست؟ | Read More

    • f1375a
    • | Aug 4, 2015
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