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    • Books on Chess Openings

      I just got "FCO: Fundamental Chess Openings" by Paul Van Der Sterren, and was wondering if anyone has this book?, what's you guys opinion about it?, and would anyone suggest another title on chess openings?...thanks! | Read More

      • NBI
      • | May 8, 2012
      • | 459 views
      • | 1 comment
    • Live Chess Audio

      Is it my computer, or there's something wrong with the audio on live chess today? | Read More

      • NBI
      • | Jan 25, 2012
      • | 655 views
      • | 0 comments
    • W-GM

      Why is it that theres GM and WGM categories?. I understand, for instance, that in tennis it makes sense to have independent male and female rankings due to evident physical differences. In chess though, I really dont see how being a woman or a man... | Read More

      • NBI
      • | Jul 24, 2011
      • | 513 views
      • | 1 comment
    • Fixed Rankings

      I'm intrigued about some players on this site whose ranking doesnt change after the match is over, either if they win or loose. These guys usually have played many matches, and you can even see their last games on their home pages,  but ther... | Read More

      • NBI
      • | Nov 10, 2010
      • | 598 views
      • | 2 comments