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  • Beautiful Chess Compositions #5: Discovered Attack

    Part V: Black has some nasty looking discovered attacks, or are they just meaningless moves? (Friedrich Kuskop, 1915) MATE IN 2   Part 6 coming soon! Check out my other puzzles! | Read More

  • Back to playing chess, and a mission.

    Hi guys. I am truly sorry for not being online in a while. But since my school chess club started, its left me with no choice but to practice. So I am starting a mission to get all my stats over 1200. Please help me along the way. Thank you for re... | Read More

    • JJZ03
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Chess Train 2014 — day three: Budapest-Trenčín: The Fischer’s mystery solved

    Originally this post was to be titled “Trees, trees everywhere,” since it was the trees I liked in Trenčín most (apart from the castle, of course). However, news I read later on GM Kevin Spraggett’s blog made me change it. Let’s start fr... | Read More

    • AdamPitula
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • No queens out in the beginning

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    • kalpak27
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Fundraiser for my sister, Kirsten.

    http://www.gofundme.com/kirstenakamom | Read More

    • Robinia
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • The Grass Arena

    I've always thought there was danger with chess that we can think it as too pure a game. That it isn’t a human enterprise but one that only takes place on 64 squares. The Grass Arena convinced me I had this view completely backwards.  It is th... | Read More

    • cavedave
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Great App to watch World Championship Live!!

    I downloaded an awesome chess app that does so you can watch The World Championship match between Anand and Carlsen LIVE on your phone. Best is that its free. I dont know exaktly what its called but search "World chess championship" then youll fin... | Read More

  • Active Pieces

    I played a game recently where I was coming up on checkmate and I started looking at Black's pieces to see if my plan was sound. Here, I had another moment where I gained some Novice Knowledge.  An inactive piece is just as good as a piece not e... | Read More

    • Curlaub
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Creamer

    I remember one day I was putting  creamer into my coffee, and on the last spoonfull while it was desolving the creamer formed a almost perfect heart...... I paused for a few secs and thought of my love, smiled and sipped my coffee the whole while... | Read More

  • Lo infinito del ajedrez

    Pensar que ya casi cumplo dos años que aprendí a jugar ajedrez , la verdad no sabía nada del maravilloso mundo que me estaba perdiendo con cada movimiento de las piezas y pensar que empece a jugar solo por curiosidad al instante quede atrapado. | Read More

    • eduardo8
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Thinking processes

    I came up with a thinking process to use during a chess game and I decided to share it publicly because 1) It's the system I currently use and if there's any improvement I can make I would like to know and 2) It might help someone who doesn't know... | Read More

  • Game 4 - Magnus vs Open Deal. Misplayed Attack

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    • OpenDeal
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Турнир Chess-960, схема-24374. Первый обзор.

    Неделю назад начался турнир, в котором в восьми группах сейчас проходит первый раунд, состоящий из 240 партий, из которых на момент напис... | Read More

    • StSteve
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Carlsen-Anand 2014, Game 9

    Dangerous stuff by Carlsen, giving a short and easy draw with white. Usually suffering follows shortly, we'll see tomorrow! Here're some thoughts on today's game with analysis and download: http://www.alexcolovic.com/2014/11/carlsen-anand-2014-g... | Read More

  • OffSpring of the darkness

    caught in catapult of time released like a germicide into the fear of the nation lost in the multitude of ever trembling currents I drift to never land and fan the flames of the darkness | Read More

    • Dubblex
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • JIC

     Hi everybody! I should keep announcing this every now and again. I have 2 of now the newest and growing chess.com competitions.  1. The Junior International Cup (Under 18 World League)  The 2015 competition started a few days ago, to make it i... | Read More

    • Henry1996
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Vidéos démos Tactiques

    Partage de viséos | Read More

    • GladiatOx
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Game 9 - 2014 World Chess Championship - Magnus Carlsen vs Viswanathan Anand

    This is game 9 from the 2014 World Chess Championship match between defending champion Magnus Carlsen of Norway, and challenger Viswanathan Anand of India. Game 9, if not the shortest game (time-wise) in world chess championship history, is certai... | Read More

  • Pour un petit pion...

    Lente sur Chess.com de 90 minutes + 30 secondes par coup. Mon adversaire n'a pas senti le besoin de penser beaucoup plus que 30 secondes par coup. À la fin de la partie, son horloge affichait encore 89 minutes... Moi 22. | Read More

    • Possador
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • عشق پاک

    تقدیم به عشق پاک   ارامش چیست چطور انسان ارام میشود کودکی چیست کی بالغ میشویم عشق چیست تا بحال عاشق شدی صداقت چیست دوست اش داری به چه قیم... | Read More

  • Il pedone debole...

    Avevo preparato tutto... individuato il pedone debole e attaccato con pezzi sufficienti...    la mia mossa è stat 25. ... Txc3 a cui lui ha risposto 26. Dxc5 e siamo arrivati a poi mi si è annebbiata la vista... Risolvi l'enigma. Che mos... | Read More

    • mocare11o
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • How to beat Computer 4-IMPOSSIBLE

    Maybe you've been told that the best way to beat comp 4 (or any other chess engine) is to close the position, make some kind of a fortress and slowly strangle it to death. In other words, try to play positionally, where computers fail to recognize... | Read More

  • 訃報 高倉健死去。

    高倉健さんが、2014年11月10日に亡くなった。  青森県が舞台の健さん主演の映画と言えば 「八甲田山」や「海峡」があるが naruzoが一番好きなのは 「夜叉」(舞台は大阪、福井県... | Read More

    • naruzo
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Siberian winter

    I haven't blogged in a while.... so I figured I'd share this blitzgame I played on the Internet Chess Club. It's the first time I think I've ever gotten to use the Siberian trap. | Read More

    • PigJones
    • | Nov 20, 2014
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  • Sakitnya tuh disini and FrenchDefence

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