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  • Mod testing pleasep ost your email if you are intereste

    this is the location for if ou are intereested in my minecraft mod please post you email and i will contact you minecraft team only | Read More

    • Lanetron
    • | Mar 6, 2015
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  • SEXIST SHAUN

    One has to ask the simple question. If this was a man's group, as 99% of groups are in chess.com, would this have happened? The answer is a deafening NO WAY. It would have been laughed off as a storm in a teacup or boys will be boys. But Shaun is ... | Read More

    • gypsymindy
    • | Mar 6, 2015
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  • Danish Cracker Cracker

    The Danish Gambit is a great opening for improvement. It is not a lazy person's opening, as in playing it you must use your calculation and tactical vision a bit more than in normal openings. Playing it also teaches about using the initiative and ... | Read More

    • Dolphin27
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 72 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Playing Against the Elephant Gambit - Part 1

                  WARNING...WARNING...THIS GAMBIT REQUIRES WHITE TO PLAY VERY ACCURATELY TO SURVIVE! As we continue to review common responses by black to 1.e4 we find yet another "Wicked Surprise Opening"  that's seen more often in cor... | Read More

  • A good trap I wanted to share

    Has anyone seen this trap? Here it is. | Read More

    • Ijuin
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 39 views
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  • CHESS>COM - A PORTRAIT OF AN ARROGANT, BULLYING AND SEXIST MONSTER

    Over breakfast this morning, I read a menacing message from Shaun of chess.com warning me of a pornographic avatar on my group RED LANTERN GIRLS. The time of that message was 6.40 am, about 2 hours earlier. When I immediately went to my group, I w... | Read More

    • gypsymindy
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 143 views
    • | 1 comment
  • CHECKMATES OF THE DAY - 03.06.2015 - day 86

    Woman World Champion Susan Polgar beat World Champion Anatoly Karpov in a blitz game in Roquebrune in 1992: White to move and checkmates in 1: World Champion Garry Kasparov won against Alfredo Rosich Valles in a simul in Barcelona in 1988: Bl... | Read More

  • Artful Movers

    My newest group is getting rolling, thanks to Robert0905. Thanks, Robert. I would thank all people that join! www.chess.com/groups/home/artful-movers Thanks! Eldrin. | Read More

  • Chess Game Review #6 - 1500 vs 1525

    I picked a chess game at random from my friends list to review. I share my thoughts on the game which was between a player with a rating of approximately 1500 and the other with a rating of approximately 1525. Time controls were 10 minutes for eac... | Read More

  • Chess960 SP563

    This game was analysed with the newest Stockfish engine. More details about the game can be found in my main blog at http://chessdrifter.blogspot.fi/. There you can find 475 analysed chess games and over 800 puzzles, please go check that out. The ... | Read More

  • Nice enough checkmate

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  • My Chess Books Vol - 10: Karpov's Collected Games 1961-1974

    I got this book for $15.00 used. Seems steep but I got it not just for the 530 collected games. There is great analysis, as well as some good background on Karpov. The secondary reason for getting this book was the manner in which the games ar... | Read More

    • Avro1000
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 62 views
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  • My best games.

    In this "blog" I'll post my best games, hoping to be instructive and entertaining at the same time. | Read More

    • davensan
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 69 views
    • | 2 comments
  • cazuza

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  • Sweet 16 Games

    Um, oh. that's tomorrow.. | Read More

    • 5random
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 94 views
    • | 2 comments
  • eu e minhas musicas

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  • AUUUGHH

    So painful. What was the GM's name in the announcements - Gareev? | Read More

    • scsiduck
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 150 views
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  • A Quick Recommendation

    For any of you new chess players out there wanting to learn how to play chess and perfect it, I highly recommend a book called "Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess", a perfect beginer's guide to chess. It uses a method called "programed instruction" to no... | Read More

  • Developing pieces

    To open lines to penetrate your opponent's position | Read More

    • Ronliv
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 58 views
    • | 4 comments
  • Marshall Destruction #2

    I don't really have much to say about these games. I played marginally better chess than last time, though I still felt a bit foggy and made plenty of poor decisions. During my analysis, I was all like "what was I thinking?" | Read More

    • Pligrim
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 55 views
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  • GSS provinciali Venezia 2015 - scuole superiori

    Si è svolta il 26 febbraio la fase provinciale di Venezia dei campionati giovanili studenteschi di scacchi 2015. La manifestazione era suddivisa in tre tornei: uno per gli allievi, uno per gli juniores e uno per le ragazze. Vediamo i tre tornei n... | Read More

    • Francy1998
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 79 views
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  • Gambits

    The art of giving and taking | Read More

    • Ronliv
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 55 views
    • | 3 comments
  • Let's Drop The First 'I' In ISIS. There's Nothing Islamic About Them

    Queen Rania: Let's Drop The First 'I' In ISIS. There's Nothing Islamic About Them Posted: 03/06/2015 8:16 am EST  LONDON -- Queen Rania of Jordan said Thursday evening that there is nothing Islamic about the self-proclaimed Islamic State, or I... | Read More

  • Do you can get a draw with Black?

    I played a 7 days game where Black could get a draw after 46.g4. What is the best move for Black? If Black moves different, White wins: | Read More

    • jefersonba
    • | Mar 6, 2015
    • | 101 views
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  • Best games of the tourney-Singapore Masters Blitz Invitational 2015

    I would like to showcase the best games of the above-mentioned event. First up, the 'Caveman Attack' Award goes to FM Andrean Susilodinata for a barnstormer of an hack. The following was the best game of the event. IM Goh Wei Ming wins the 'Ca... | Read More