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    • Take it slow when you are winning!

      This was a game I lost when I was in a winning position. I remember I drew a tournament game when I was in a completely winning position. The reason I lost and drew those games were because I got overconfident and wanted to get the game over with... | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | May 11, 2015
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    • What is the actual rating of a National Master?

      Sup guys, Today I played a 10 min blitz game with NM Schwazpoff or something like that on chesser.com. I got a better position from the opening and I was winning towards the end but drew because of low time. Here's the game. have fun :D | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | May 7, 2015
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    • Finally 1700+ in Blitz after over three years

      Hey guys, It has been three years since I started taking chess a little more seriously, and I've improved by leaps and bounds. I wasn't really good at anything since school and I used to call myself average. I have never concentrated on any singl... | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | May 3, 2015
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    • The Knight and Rook sacrifice game! By me :) :D XD

      I salute my rook and knight as their courage and boldness win the war for white. Yous will never be forgotten. May the force be with you!  | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | Mar 13, 2015
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    • Daniel King Series is pretty effective!

      Hey guys, I've been going through the Chessbase series on mating attacks by Daniel King which has improved my game by leaps and bounds. It's pretty effective.  https://shop.chessbase.com/en/authors/daniel_king Here's a game that I won after wa... | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | Jan 27, 2015
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    • My last Blitz game for the year 2015! :D

      This will be the last Blitz game for the year 2015. I will only be playing standard 30 min games from here on out.  Blitz games are only meant for those who are thorough with openings and have a decent knowledge of chess. In my case I do not kno... | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | Jan 21, 2015
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    • Grandmaster Play! Well sort off! :P

      Okay I haven't blogged in a long time. Hope all you guys are doing good. I liked this game which I played online with an Indonesian. The fact that he played h3 & a3 assured me that his position weakened and that I had to go for the win which I... | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | Jan 17, 2015
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    • An International Style of Play Level Time :D

      This was a game I played against an opponent from Macedonia who apparently has a 'international style of play.'  So my plans from here on out is to improve in chess as a whole and to step up my level, and give tough competition to these kinds of... | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | Dec 5, 2014
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    • Finally 1500+ in Blitz :D :)

      Ouu yeah!I finally reach 1500+ in Blitz after two years of playing chess. I've finally seen the improvement within me. Time to strive for greater heights and learn more about chess. #chessforlife :D I fell good.. Here are some of my games that ... | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | Dec 4, 2014
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    • One of my better games

      I'm starting to get into dynamic chess :D | Read More

      • cobipal
      • | Dec 2, 2014
      • | 312 views
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