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    • A peek into the King's Gambit

      Even though nowadays is not very common to see it in GM games, in the last century it was one of the most respected openings, and it still has some devoted fans. And a lot of players (including Bobby Fischer) have tried to refute it, but it stands... | Read More

      • pauix
      • | Jul 12, 2011
      • | 1250 views
      • | 5 comments
    • My favourite gambits.

      After my first blog post, now I'm going to talk about a more common concept: gambits. For the few players who don't know what a gambit is, a gambit means giving a pawn (or more) in the opening to achieve a positional advantadge.  If you go to th... | Read More

      • pauix
      • | Feb 15, 2011
      • | 831 views
      • | 2 comments
    • Cooking the Fox

      Don't these boards seem strange? Surely your first thoughts may have been "This is lame", "you're going against all the opening recommendations", "I'm going to win easily" or something similar. But I'm going to start my blog showing you my ide... | Read More

      • pauix
      • | Jan 16, 2011
      • | 578 views
      • | 1 comment