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  • Hello

    Hi everybody! This is my first blog and so i'll tell you a little bit about myself. So, I go to a chess club, and I've been in chess for 4 years. So, im currently in 5th grade. I will try to post helpful tips that will be the most benifical. I kno... | Read More

  • Shaftesbury

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    • acerico
    • | May 6, 2015
  • Really Close fun 30:0 Game on live

    A fun 30:0 game where I was black is here, happened today. I blundered in the opening, but the opponent did not fully take advantage, and I played my best from there. Wow it was fun! I eventually won, materially ahead when my opponents attack fail... | Read More

    • logozar
    • | May 6, 2015
    • | 1 comment
  • King Safety and Open Files (004)

    This blog will continue from our last lessons on King Safety (002) and Open Files (003). With these basic principles, I have identified weaknesses in my opponent's middle game and opened the centre using pawn exchanges, creating open files for my ... | Read More

  • Thanks to Tactics Trainer :)

    Thanks to the tactics trainer, I've finally reached 1200+ within half a year. That was a lot of work though :) Now I've known that every move must be ''effective''. Every move in the mid-game must have a back-up plan! I'll keep training on it un... | Read More

  • September 4, 2014 (Pirc Defense)

    When I started this blog, I was just going to post my live games from the beginning of 2015 forward.  But I didn't start playing live until September 2014, so there aren't that many others and I decided to post all of them.  So this was my very ... | Read More

    • rkd1
    • | May 6, 2015
  • Pawn structure

    Try and destroy opponent's pawn structure | Read More

    • Ronliv
    • | May 6, 2015
  • My tournament games

                  My tournament games     By FLchessplayer / A.J. Goldsby I    I got an e-mail the other day, one friend asked that I start posting more blogs with my tournament games. (Click HERE to go to my GC page for my games.)... | Read More

  • Whats on my bookshelf

    There is a forum topic with the title "What is on your bookshelf". So i`ll answer it here (from the left to the right): "Fundamental chess openings" by Paul van der Sterren The german edition of "Chess openings for kids" by John Watson and Gra... | Read More

  • Bad players

    Pakistanis and Indians stalling the game when they are stuck, say the phone calls. In fact do notsuffer defeat. | Read More

  • I LOVE IT!

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    • | May 6, 2015
    • | 1 comment
  • Ten Etiquette Guidelines for Online Chess

    These Guidelines were originally posted by Jayant Ahuja. One should not take the assistance of a chess engine to explore next best moves. Chess engines are for pre-match preparations or for post-match analysis, not for use as a cheating tool. On... | Read More

    • SamTzu
    • | May 6, 2015
    • | 1 comment
  • The Pearl of Wijk aan Zee

    I belong to a private chess.com group where a member posts a complex position every week or so and the other members perform a stoyko exercise, writing out all the their analysis of the position and then deciding on their choice for the best lin... | Read More

    • Chessmo
    • | May 6, 2015
  • Бургас. Морской парк весной.

    Весна в Болгарии - самое красивое время года. Пара фоток Морского парка в Бургасе. Начало мая. Парк залит солнцем, с моря - свежий бриз. Ра... | Read More

  • 2015 Bruce Alberston Memorial Games

    Hi There Fellow Chess Fans! On April 25, 2015, on what would have been Bruce Alberston's Birthday, the Lehigh Valley Chess Club hosted our 1st Memorial Chess Tournament in his honor. Bruce Alberston had been playing chess since high school and w... | Read More

    • srdiamondd
    • | May 6, 2015
  • 50 % of the needed k+p vs. k endgame knowledge in one position

    In the "Chess training pocket book" Grandmaster Lev Alburt writes something about positions which are like zipped files. These positions are rich on ideas. The position below is an example. He writes that it countains round about 50 % of the neede... | Read More

  • chess.com disconnects

    chess.com disconnected me while I was winning the game and I lost the game 'cause it says I abandoned it. | Read More

  • Playing With The French Defense

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    • dblackw2
    • | May 6, 2015
  • !خطر دختر گرفتگی

    Be carefull! | Read More

    • | May 5, 2015
  • Cinco De Mayo & Chess:Honoring the First Mexican GM

    Carlos Jesús[1] Torre Repetto (29 November 1904[1][2][3] in Mérida, Yucatán – 19 March 1978 in Mérida, Yucatán) Carlos Torre Repetto was born in Merida, Yucatan, Mexico. He learned to play chess at the age of six, and in 1915 he went ... | Read More

  • U1800 Marshall Monday Slow Rd 3

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  • Staff Profiles: Matias

    This is the third in a series of posts to help people get to know the Chess.com Team a bit better! Today, we catch up with Matias Jose, aka... shadowc!   Tell us a little about yourself?My name is Matias and I'm actually more of a pi... | Read More

    • webmaster
    • | May 5, 2015
  • pictures of joker and harley quinn♥

    llets chat, f | Read More

  • My Games #7: QGD Win Against the Strongest Opponent So Far

    I always try to catch strong players in the game seek graph. Today I got lucky and caught my opponents king in the middle. | Read More

    • Haggard-CC
    • | May 5, 2015
  • video aula pratica 1

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