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  • An Amateur's Post-Game Tirade

    From time to time, we have all experienced a situation where we lose a game and get really frustrated. We might forget to shake hands, walk out, or (when I was an 1800 class player) throw pencils across the room after losing. We have also been on ... | Read More

  • On the hypothetical Botvinnik/Alekhine match

    Article by chess historian Sergey Voronkov. http://www.chesspro.ru/_events/2008/voronkov_rc45.html Right after the 13th USSR Championship, the first wartime chess conference took place. All the points of its agenda were fair for the time: intens... | Read More

  • No "Closer" in ARZ - BOS draw

    (Beat Reporter: Mark LaRocca) Those of us in the New England area surely remember the fiasco that was the Boston Red Sox "Closer by Committee".  The lesson learned was that if you have two closers... then you have none... and that's just the pro... | Read More

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  • No "Closer" in ARZ - BOS draw

    (Beat Reporter: Mark LaRocca) Those of us in the New England area surely remember the fiasco that was the Boston Red Sox "Closer by Committee".  The lesson learned was that if you have two closers... then you have none... and that's just the pro... | Read More

  • French Defence

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    • bugs_death
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • Golden Gambits, Queen's Gambit Part 2

    Hello friends, opponents, and viewers to another blog on the Queen's Gambit, this time we'll be going through the declined variation going over the e6 reply after c4. After we finish we'll decide if this Gambit's golden, or not.        ... | Read More

  • Rematches

    I don't play rematches - here's why. All my games are played on my mobile device. To review games on a mobile device, it has to be done right after the game. No offense meant, I hope none is taken. | Read More

  • An Amateur's Post-Game Tirade

    From time to time, we have all experienced a situation where we lose a game and get really frustrated. We might forget to shake hands, walk out, or (when I was an 1800 class player) throw pencils across the room after losing. We have also been on ... | Read More

    • NM bsmail
    • | Sep 14, 2014
    • | 80 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Chess stream #12 on YouTube

     1, 3, 5, задачи. Записывал уставшим после блиц-турнира в местном шахматном клубе. Стараюсь держать темп: один день — один стрим. Ничего др... | Read More

  • ИНТЕРВЬЮ АНДРЕЯ БЕЛЕЦКОГО О БАТАЛЬОНЕ "АЗОВ"

    Командир батальона “Азов”, лидер Социал-Национальной Ассамблеи Андрей Белецкий во время хрупкого перемирия в зоне АТО не терял време... | Read More

  • ChessIQ September G60

    Sometimes Cassia is on your side.  On Saturday I played in a local G60|30 tournament in Skokie in the U1500 section. Through no fault of my own, I won all four of my games, and the division. My rating shot up from 1318 to 1477, and I got a bette... | Read More

    • Pligrim
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • Queenside Mate in 4

    Checkmate with the Queen-Pawn | Read More

    • Human1011
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • Івано-Франківськ, 14 жовтня 2013 рок

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  • Evan's Gambit

    The Evans Gambit is a chess opening characterised by the moves: 1. e4 e52. Nf3 Nc63. Bc4 Bc54. b4Brief Description:The gambit is named after the Welsh sea Captain William Davies Evans, the first player known to have employed it. The first game wi... | Read More

    • Luidefunes
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • Queen's Nemesis

    In this game the black queen is driven from pillar to post whilst white proceeds with development. Then white sacrifices a rook - caught in the centre the black king has little hope of redemption. | Read More

  • Black Checkmate in 2

    Simple Checkmate for Black | Read More

    • Human1011
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • Checkmate in 4

    Checkmate in 4 With Variations | Read More

    • Human1011
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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    • | 2 comments
  • Black Checkmate in 4

    Checkmate for Black with Variations | Read More

    • Human1011
    • | Sep 14, 2014
    • | 44 views
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  • Checkmate in 3

    Chess 960 Checkmate in 3 | Read More

    • Human1011
    • | Sep 14, 2014
    • | 45 views
    • | 0 comments
  • Checkmate in 4

    Checkmate in 4 | Read More

    • Human1011
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • Scholar's Mate

    Easy Way to Checkmate in 4 | Read More

    • Human1011
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • অপোজিশন

    হাজির হলাম দাবা'র এন্ডগেমের একটি অতি কমন চিত্র 'অপোজিশন' নিয়ে। অনেকেই জানেন, যারা জানেন না তাদ... | Read More

    • achintyads
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • Mate in 2

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    • Guerau
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • Want to have a Movie on Vishy Anand?

    Hi! All the fans of Vishy Anand, especially the Indians. Recently, there have been bollywood movie releases on the Indian sportsstars- 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' in 2013 and 'Marry Kom' just a few days back. Also, the biography of Sachin Tendulkar has j... | Read More

    • lamba27
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • Several of my chess secrets for my friend (№ 1)

    The wise will make the end  is to make a beginning.   Ok?    Therefore, at start you should be able to checkmate to a lone King! You should be able to do it quickly and simply! You should know how to do it in 5 time.   1 Queen and ... | Read More

    • Mikado777
    • | Sep 14, 2014
    • | 85 views
    • | 1 comment
  • جملات زیبا

    از آجیل سفره عید فقط چند پسته لال باقی مانده است، آنها که لب گشوده بودند خورده شدند، آنها که لال باقی مانده اند می شکنند.... دندان ساز را... | Read More

    • md_azizian
    • | Sep 14, 2014
    • | 66 views
    • | 4 comments
  • MOBY CHESS Šachmatų Kultūros Universitetas

    Sveikinu visus ,kurie laimingai sugrįžo iš tolimųjų plaukiojimų, kurių neprarijo RYKLYS (KODINIS ŽODIS) ar nesudraskė ORANGUTANGAS (ORANGUTANAS)- irgi ,kaip jau supratot- KODAS.Gyvename keistame pasaulyje , pilname paslapčių ,todėl nes... | Read More

    • mobidi
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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  • tactics trainer study, #24

    originally found on tactics trainer full game: | Read More

    • biffrod
    • | Sep 14, 2014
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