19136 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
I wonder how many non-titled players would've seen this combination. My best one ever.
Well possibly you're right and yes it ( Nxd5) was a nice idea anyway in the end of the day it doesn't really matter you won that's all that counts...
Could i challenge you maybe ?
If yes don't expect to play with a GM i'm just an average player who loves chess win or lose i don't really care but yes of course i prefer to win...
Since a couple of months now i play on this site and it's good fun as long as you play with friendly people,and i guess that slowly i'm improving my game.
By the way before i read your profile and i guess that we've got similar experiences with rude people.
Usually i just ignore them but of course sometimes when it really gets out of hand you need to stand up for yourself !
Well I guess so... Then again, the Nxd5 trick is pretty subtle and he may have been disillusioned by his material advantages, or made the false assumption that I had to recapture on h7.
Nice game but your opponent wasn't really awake i guess...
I hope my comment doesn't insult you since you seem to be a very sensitive person..
Actually, I calculated 26...Rd4, and it still wins for me: 27.Qxd4! Nxd4 28.Rxd4, and the threatened discovered attacks by the knight do Black in. The computer line 27.Qxh7! is better relative to my line, but the computer still thinks White is better by 3.83 pawns. Its line is 27.Qxh7 Rxd7 28.Rxd7+ Kxd7 29.Qxg7+ Kc8 30.Qg4 where my passed h-pawn wins the game.
Nh7! nice move, not easy to spot
see 26...Rd4! (27. Qxh7 Rxd7 28. Rxd7 Kxd7 29. Qxh7+ Kc8) seems alittle bit better for black
Knight sacrifice swindle
by WindowsEnthusiast 6 weeks ago
When two pawns on the seventh aren't stronger than a rook
by WindowsEnthusiast 3 months ago
Four minor pieces overpower a queen
by WindowsEnthusiast 5 months ago
First online chess game and blog post in years
by WindowsEnthusiast 12 months ago
by WindowsEnthusiast 3 years ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!