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  • No man or woman is an island?

    This game will make you cringe. Squirm in your seat, blunder after blunder. Then a missed mate on the 26th move. Well, my king is left by the end without a queen on a pawn island.    | Read More

    • dvdinjp
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 29 views
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  • My Blog!

    I love chess and I just learned the official chess about a week ago, I learned the pawn game a couple weeks ago. I am going to admit I'm horrible. Though I absolutely LOVE Harry Potter! My middle name ( Montserrat ) is also the name of an island i... | Read More

  • Black Listing Players

    I have played here long enough to know that we are surounded by chess app's and engine user's. I will be posting name's on who not to play. I have also come across some player's admiting to cheating on Chat. Please note, I have read other player's... | Read More

    • Iron_Man7
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 89 views
    • | 1 comment
  • "Under Pressure"

    The band that wrote this song will give you a clue to solve the puzzle.   Perhaps you don't need a clue but I am trying to have some fun.  Comments are welcome.  Cheers! | Read More

  • game live

    CARNIVALTM | Read More

    • roy1x2
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 50 views
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  • Early developing Queen as typical mistake

    Hi, chess friends.   Many chess books writes, what early developing in opening hard pieces (Q, R) is mistake in openings or weak move (if opponent developing correctly).It is true. Especially typical mistake from beginners is early developing Q... | Read More

    • Osokor
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 61 views
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  • Losing against the London then winning With the London

    Life sure is ironic at times.    | Read More

  • ju

    fgf | Read More

  • St. Albans Chess Congress- Round 5

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  • St. Albans Chess Congress- Round 1

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  • A tale of tie-breaks and rugby

    A while ago, I wrote a post about tie-breaks in chess. It  was inspired by a research proposal I submitted on social network formation as applied to round-robin chess, which basically consisted of a lot of mathematics. One point to come out of ... | Read More

    • GM smurfo
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 148 views
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  • My dad vs computer II

    Annotations are my dad's. | Read More

  • Is the Bishop more powerful than the Knight?

    The debate of whether the bishop or the knight is more powerful has being a very heated issue ever since people have played chess , yet no definite conclusion has being drawn yet. Below is a very narrow look at Bishop vs Knight during endgame. Com... | Read More

  • How to achieve an ELO of 1805!!

    So, most players without a FIDE or USCF rating probably want to know what their ELO is from a secondary source (other than from chess.com)! Many would have visited http://www.chessmaniac.com/ELORating/ELO_Chess_Rating.shtml  However, as reliable... | Read More

  • An important endgame tactic you have to know

    This is an important endgame tactic you have to know: | Read More

    • vc153415
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 73 views
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  • Going to the Barber!

    (not) | Read More

    • 5random
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 65 views
    • | 2 comments
  • Vienna gambit

    Very hapy whit this game! I usually fold under presure but this time i make nise game!  | Read More

    • soonboon
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 58 views
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  • Турнир памяти Александра Хаджипетрова. Бургас, 27-29.03.15

    Четверть века я не играл в "живых" турнирах. В конце марта сыграл. В чем-то он для меня первый. Слишком много времени прошло. Выкладываю с... | Read More

  • Chess: Is It a Game of Life?

    There have been many comparisons to life and the game of chess. I often lay in bed at night and think of different chess moves, strategies, and game plans. During my mental chess game I sometimes get lost with life situations and end up comparin... | Read More

    • GelidMind
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 163 views
    • | 1 comment
  • In Carlsen's footsteps

    In this game my opponent went in Carlsen's footsteps by playing Bird's Defence in Ruy Lopes. As you probably remeber during last Chess Olympiad Carlsen lost game to Saric. I chose Bc4 instead of manline S:d4 and very early sacrified a piece for lo... | Read More

    • mnowotny
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 100 views
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  • My victory

    I won Khmelnytsky Oblast  Chess Championship. My score 6.5 points from 7 possible. I will show my games later. | Read More

    • McArchuk
    • | Mar 31, 2015
    • | 104 views
    • | 0 comments
  • URL for Open Encyclopedia of Chess Openings (OECO)

    The Open Encyclopedia of Chess Openings (OECO) wiki can be found at: http://oeco.hopto.org/mediawiki/index.php The OECO wiki is an online repository for computer (and human) chess analysis. Each OECO page represents a unique chess position along ... | Read More

  • This sites servers absolutely sucks!!!

    I've lost more games on this board from the site reloading then I have playing AN OPPONENT!!! Absolutely piss poor and I would never even entertain a full membership! Please at least work on your servers for the people who actually enjoy this site... | Read More

    • dtcarter00
    • | Mar 30, 2015
    • | 93 views
    • | 3 comments
  • LARONG CHESS

    Ang Larong Chess ay isang laro o sport na kinagigiliwan o kinalolokohan ng mga pinoy at nang buong mundo. Ito ay kilala ng karamihan mga filipino. Subali't dapat nating malaman na may higit na mahalaga nating malaman at matiyak....ANG BUHAY NA WAL... | Read More

  • Great Falls Open - Round 5

    The final round was against Dan McCourt, another good friend and increasingly difficult to beat. He offered a draw. When I looked for a moment and saw that I was in trouble, I gently asked him if the offer was still on the table. He said "yes," a... | Read More

    • logosx1
    • | Mar 30, 2015
    • | 93 views
    • | 0 comments