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    • Philidor 3. ... f5 4. exf5 Bxf5!?

      This article is about the position in the diagram please do not comment "just" to complain about the countergambit it arises from: Every source I could find on the counter gambit said that Bxf5 lost a pawn and left it there as "bad" so I had to ... | Read More

      • lollers
      • | May 31, 2015
      • | 369 views
      • | 4 comments
    • Nxe4 scotch

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      • lollers
      • | Mar 16, 2015
      • | 234 views
      • | 1 comment
    • the things you missed

      Please post any trap you've seen/played/missed in one of your own games here, e.g. | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Dec 30, 2014
      • | 252 views
      • | 1 comment
    • 1.d4 d6 what are the lines

      I found a small article in an old chess book running: I looked online and couldn't find a reference to these lines further than move 2. Is this opening bad? There was also a side note about reaching a king's indian position 2 tempos up. | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Dec 13, 2014
      • | 395 views
      • | 1 comment
    • Endgame: Bishop vs. Rook?

      Here is a position created during a game I played:                 So, yeah... I was White and in this game, I almost fell into a complex queen pin trap, and that is why it is bishop and pawn for the rook. I managed to hold onto... | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Aug 22, 2014
      • | 634 views
      • | 1 comment
    • Interesting trap from 1.b4 2.a3 3.Bb2

      I, rating: 100/1400, played against a player from the open/major level rating and played into this: | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Jun 4, 2014
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    • 1.a3 ... 2. b4 ... 3. Bb2 ... ???

      I was wondering how legitimate this opening play was, and if White could at least hold on with advancing pawns on both wings while holding the centre back? also, I was thinking this could be played like the Oranuatang opening: Except by playing... | Read More

      • lollers
      • | May 13, 2014
      • | 535 views
      • | 0 comments
    • My neverending Quiz question won't submit

      My quiz question failed, so I submitted it and then used edit, but when I press preview, ( You can only press submit after pressing preview) The page loads itself exactly the same as if I had pressed reload. Why? | Read More

      • lollers
      • | May 1, 2014
      • | 458 views
      • | 1 comment
    • 1.c4 d5, What is this?

      I was wondering what this opening was called and what to do in it?   | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Apr 25, 2014
      • | 609 views
      • | 2 comments
    • The New Play Against Kings Gambit!

                        Now, I know what you are all thinking:     now! I found a move that actually works!       Now, after hxg6, White actually has 3 main moves: First, the mainline of Qg4:     You may also ... | Read More

      • lollers
      • | Mar 6, 2014
      • | 625 views
      • | 4 comments