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  • "Very good morning".

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    • DeepaVenna
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Trap It Then Win it

    Hello Chess Fans, Welcome back to another session of tactical training.  Today we'll focus on sharpening your chess vision to recognize opportunities to Immobilize an Opponent's Piece (Trapping a Piece), thereby limiting its available square... | Read More

  • Attacking against the French Defence

    Here are a couple of games where White prevailed in the Nunn gambit. I am still wondering if these complications refute the entire idea with 13... Nc5, but I would not be surprised if that was the case... I would be glad to hear suggestions for im... | Read More

    • ChessFanNM
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • my private group

    i made a private group 4 me . where i keep my journal . its where i just started my journal. its called johnny_BACON's private group. | Read More

  • wolf music...go euro...

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    • wolfven
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Atlantic Open: Day 2

    I just got back home from the second and final day of the Atlantic Open. I had only slept for about five hours after Day 1, so I was pretty tired going into today's games. Despite sub-par opening play, I think I held up pretty well. Here are today... | Read More

  • Time Lost: Sinquefield Cup R6/R7

    The title was a shortened version of highlights from Rounds 6 and 7: Fabiano Caruana and his time scrambles against Grischuk in R6 (36 seconds for 7 moves, which he once again lost shortly after the 40th move) and Magnus Carlsen and his loss again... | Read More

    • smith8800
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Puzzle#9

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  • Ever wonder how much psychology affects a chess game?

    Check out GM Cristian Chirila's piece on Carlsen and using psychology to improve your performance: Why Is Carlsen Dominant? (A Theory) by GM Cristian Chirila | Read More

  • Spanish makes me cry

    I don't often play the Spanish, but when I do, I lose. As in this game; | Read More

    • diegoami
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Don't worry. Be happy.

    What is the root of human dignity? The dignity of the human person is rooted in his or her creation in the image and likeness of God. Endowed with a spiritual and immortal soul, intelligence and free will, the human person is ordered to God and c... | Read More

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    • whateveru
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • More cheaters caught!

    Woo hoo! Finally! With the help of friends (JamieDelarosa, 16_TheBestNumber_Pak, and most of all, PaulEChess, who found most of the proof), I have hit 3 cheaters with one stone! This is all the proof you need to see that they are cheaters : h... | Read More

  • The Earth Moves

    Here is a game I played recently on freechess.org (unrated,15 5). White (that's me) launched a tactical onslaught that unnerved Black to the point of distraction, allowing a bold White pawn to back the Black Queen into a cul-de-sac. Black's error... | Read More

    • Coronus
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • The US Junior Championship 2015 Winning the title at the strongest US Junior event ever!

    http://www.questtogm.com/chess/us-junior-report/ | Read More

  • Develop Logical Thinking in the Endgame (Intense King and Pawn Study)

    This is probably one of my top-tier blog posts for improving in chess endings. I have several that I am proud of, many that I think are pretty good, and a few others that I wish I could re-do. That is just the nature of studying… we are not at o... | Read More

    • PaulEChess
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • chess.com streamers challenge

    I have just got accepted into the chess.com streamers challenge and I wanted to invite you guys to watch my stream!!!!!!!! My twitch username is bulletking0411. If you have a twitch account, please follow me.  I stream every Wednesday at 4 p.m. e... | Read More

    • rynos0411
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Injudicious

    One of those games where white plays h3 and g4 provoking black to sac on g4. | Read More

  • 8/29 Tournament games

    Hi. Yesterday I played in a 3 round G/85 d5 game tournament. Please add some thoughts or comments.   | Read More

    • kkarla
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Shut up and take my rook

    Could have win this with a tactical shot and instead I gave away my rook...   | Read More

    • diegoami
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Can you play tactics played by a worldchampion? 6

    This series is going about tactics played by a worldchampion. Can you solve them? The previous part was going about José Raúl Capablanca. If you don't see the whole game with commentary after In this part: Mikhail Botvinnik. Botvinnik via ... | Read More

    • vc153415
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • No, no, no. No more queen sacs !

    Some weeks ago a chess friend wrote that I could manage to get a Master title if I would stop with those crazy queen sacs. The problem is that it is still too tempting to do them !!! Here's a new one. This time against a higher rated player who... | Read More

    • achja
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • QUAD 45|45 Tourney #2 (1600 - 1799) Ronde 6

    Mauvaise partie. J'ai manqué plusieurs occasions de gain mais perdu mes illusions en finale. Mon seul espoir résidant dans un abri Pat pour mon roi que mon adversaire a accepté, à ma grande surprise, puisqu'il n'a pas trouvé la solution ... | Read More

    • Possador
    • | Aug 30, 2015
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  • Fear in Chess and How to Overcome It Part Three: The Berlin Wall

    Some people are afraid of mice. No matter how benign they might be, those cute little animals scare them. Something about their other-ness makes them scary to some people, even though they likely are in want of love, just like any other being. Now... | Read More

  • Double Trouble!

    In this game both white clerics offer themselves as martyrs for the cause! | Read More