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    • The Classic Bishop Sacrifice, Part One

      This blog entry is to remind me that I want to read this article.  I apologize if you came here looking for different blog entry. Bumper   http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-classic-bishop-sacrifice-part-one | Read More

      • Bumper72
      • | Dec 18, 2012
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    • A Few Paul Morphy Puzzles

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      • Bumper72
      • | Jul 27, 2012
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    • A 5min. Bishop Sacrifice

      A nice Bishop Sacrifice on f7 leads to a huge lead in Whites play, but ultimatelly I run into time trouble. By the time the repetative checks start I'm in time trouble.  I find that my apponents start to play so as to run out my clock.  This d... | Read More

      • Bumper72
      • | Jul 20, 2012
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    • 10min. Caro Cann

      I've been watching GM Shankland's videos on the Caro Cann.  I was tired of getting into the same old Ruy Lopez, and I don't know the Sicillian all that well so I decided to study a new opening.  Here is a quick 10 min. game were the Caro Cann wo... | Read More

      • Bumper72
      • | May 14, 2012
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    • Mate in 5...

      White has just played 1.Kxc3 ... | Read More

      • Bumper72
      • | Jan 26, 2012
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    • Queen's Gambit Practice

      Queen's Gambit Accepted: Classical Defense, Main Lines (D27)1.d4 d5 2.c4 dxc4 3.Nf3 Nf6 4.e3 e6 5.Bxc4 c5 6.O-O a6                                     Queen's Gambit Accepted: Classical Defense, Rubinstein Va... | Read More

      • Bumper72
      • | Nov 4, 2011
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    • Practice the... [Openings]

      Here, we can practice some Ruy Lopez openings.  Notes are given in the solutions. I reccomend that you all try the puzzles first then go back on read the notes. The notes don't give much info, just alternative moves for Black. I plan on putting ... | Read More

      • Bumper72
      • | Nov 2, 2011
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    • Mate in 2

      Please read.  This puzzle begins on move 30, and there are two ways to run this puzzle.  Just above the puzzle there is a set of brackets.  If you highlite between the brackets it will reveal the move I made that started the mating sequence.  ... | Read More

      • Bumper72
      • | Oct 24, 2011
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    • The English Worked. The internet didn't.

      I decided the try my play with the English Opening.  All seemed to be going pretty well and it looked like I was in for the win, the internet on the other hand, had a different idea.   | Read More

      • Bumper72
      • | Sep 21, 2011
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    • Two Puzzles

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      • Bumper72
      • | Sep 20, 2011
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