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  • Totally impressed

    some of you may or may not know, but I teach languages to people all around theworld.  Some are online, some are face to face.  Today, I taught a French kid in Singapore.  I decided to try to sneak chess into the lesson.  We we... | Read More

  • aprendendo a jogar xadrez,aula 1

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  • poorly placed pieces.

    Check out the poor knight on a8.  | Read More

  • HHCF Founder to speak at University of Wisconsin Whitewater March 9th!

    An activist and educator -- who is working to keep communities safe across the country -- will give a free public lecture at UW-Whitewater titled "Promoting Youth Empowerment and Non-Violence through Hip Hop, Chess and Martial Arts." Adisa Banjok... | Read More

  • World is Chess! Chess is world!

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  • Your life sucks because you make bad choices.

    Hey gals and guys, It was recently brought to my attention I haven't written a blog in a while, and well, I haven't had much to write about. So, since my personal life is 'okay', and I'm neither terribly lonely or starving in a food line somewher... | Read More

  • Chess Day One

    I'm glad my father taught me how to play chess when I was young. I will apply my chess skills on Chess.com.  | Read More

  • Spring Open

    Our new team "Crazy Tactics" invites all to Spring Open tourney. Join! http://www.chess.com/tournament/crazy-tactics-spring-open | Read More

    • EpicFreak
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • French Defense C10, 4.Qf3 Variation

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    • Boletus
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Puzzle #41

    Black wins 2 pawns. | Read More

  • A perfect game? Not yet

    My games database is growing, and I must say I'm getting good results. In 62 games: 50 wins, 4 draws and 8 loses, increasing my rating from 1712 to 1852 Main reason for such good results has been following the advice aussiedj gives at this artic... | Read More

    • sharcashmo
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Board 3, Wigston 4 v Loughborough 3 05/03/15

    All moves in 75 minutes, with a 10 second increment from move 1. This was probably as smoothly as I've played for quite a while.  After 6 ...  e5 I felt very comfortable, and 10 ... Bf5 gave me a strong position.  I just had to make sure I di... | Read More

  • puzzle facil de ajedrez

    Hola amiguitos , que les parece este puzzle  | Read More

    • MelannieL
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Despistaos -Te quedas A mi Lado Fuera Del Tablero

    Te quedas a mi lado aunque piensas que soy raro el resultado siempre es cero a cero puedo ser pesado lo prefiero a ser sumiso y derrotado fuera del tablero yo te prometo ser el viento que siempre sople a tu favor Porque a pesar de los ... | Read More

    • Jaketxelo
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Coming Up... Reykjavik!

    Soon I'm travelling to the Reykjavik Open. Here's a small preview: http://www.alexcolovic.com/2015/03/coming-up-next-reykjavik.html | Read More

  • A personal journey through the psychology of chess.

    I believe that some 75% of success in any given chess game (between at least somewhat comparable opposition that is, say +- 300 points) is psychology. Yep, you read that right and no, I am not crazy :) Let me try to convince you...  So the q... | Read More

    • FM TVEDAS
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Windmill Effect

    How many of you know the windmill effect in chess? | Read More

    • Pro7777
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Objective one accomplished.

    My first real target/objective, that i have set for myself on chess.com was accomplished today, and modest as it may be, i got great satisfaction from it. And that target was to reach a 1800 rating at online chess. I believe it will be hard to ma... | Read More

  • Education

    WHY CHESS?   With chess                     You can: Play Learn Share   On the other side, scientific studies demonstrate                       THAT: It’s good as a brain training... | Read More

    • Lince53
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Whatsup number 00917025075803

    Whatsup number 00917025075803 | Read More

    • najmalkhan
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Man of Mystery

    In what sense is the life of Christ a Mystery? The entire life of Christ is a revelation. What was visible in the earthly life of Jesus leads us to the invisible mystery of his divine sonship: “whoever has seen me has seen the Father” (John 1... | Read More

  • Flirting with the 98th percentile.

    On both turn based chess and live standard time controls I have managed to hit 98th percentile very briefly. Then back down to 97th I went! I have not had a plan or discipline studying chess for a while now. Taking a step back, here is what I need... | Read More

    • simplydt
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Chessmaster

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    • Rakshic
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Example

    This was the tactic I was talking about with Nxc2 and the Queen Check, however, after really looking at it closely, I don't think it's good for Black. Anyway, this is the kind of analysis I do when I play online games with the analysis board, when... | Read More

    • GmPrice
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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  • Assessing My Strengths and Weaknesses: Chess Exam and Training Guide

    One of the many books in my collection that I've been meaning to get around to is Khmelnitsky's Chess Exam and Training Guide. For those of you that don't know, this is a book is designed to identify your weaknesses and get training advice. It do... | Read More

    • Ace_Club
    • | Mar 5, 2015
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