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      Bobby Fisher" redirects here. For the English footballer, see Bobby Fisher (footballer). For those of a similar name, see Bob Fisher (disambiguation). Bobby Fischer Fischer in 1960 Full name Robert James Fischer Country United StatesIceland (2... | Read More

    • Hello

      Help..??       Hey guys, Thanks everyone for all the feedback! I've been working on a few new chess rap songs. I'd recommend you check out Tactics, Positional Chess, and a joke rap called Kasparov. I just redid the Tal's goin freestyle wi... | Read More

      • munnu_jain
      • | Sep 2, 2015
    • Game of the century: Bobby Fischer vs Donald Byrne

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      • brahman99
      • | Jun 10, 2015
    • Part 2 - King Hunts: Mating on the Opposite Rank

      Last week I shared 7 king hunts in which the opposing king was driven all the way to his opponent's home rank. This week I have another 7 I've come across. These games are somewhat more recent than the first 7 so there may be a touch more sophisti... | Read More

    • The Game of the Century

      Bobby Fischer @ 13 The Game of the Century | Read More

    • Beware the bottom feeder: jpeaceman

      It was a pretty good weekend for some chess, or so I thought.  Well, who am I kidding, it's always a good day for chess!  I noticed I had a few people on my friends list that were online at the time I logged on to  Well, let's hit '... | Read More

    • Bobby Fischer queen sacrifice ("La partida del Siglo" - variacion)

      "The Chess Game of the CEntury" may have been won by White as demonstrated below: La partida (del Siglo) se pudo haber decidido en menos de un movimiento (como demuestro en la variacion del movimiento 18) a favor de las blancas. | Read More

    • Bobby Fischer Video Series

      BK Academy of Chess presents the game of Bobby Fischer in a nine part video series which includes traps, sacrifices, questions to test your tactics, and much more. It even includes one of my games... Bobby shows us how to play the King's Gambit wi... | Read More

    • The Game of the Century, Bobby Fischer at 13

      Fischer at the age of 13 pounces on his opponent with -One of the most powerful moves of all time- according to Jonathan Rowson.   Hans Kmoch called it -The Game of the Century ...  a stunning masterpiece of combination play.    | Read More

    • A new look ... at a classic game. (GOC)

      Perhaps one of the greatest chess games of all time would have to be the classic (and well-known) game of:IM Donanld Byne - NM Robert J. Fischer;  ("The Game of The Century.") The Rosenwald Championship Tournament;New York City, NY/USA; 1956.  ... | Read More

    • 5 chess game best of three zuccotti park

      t’s six in the morning in Zucotti Park. Quiet hours started at eleven, but that isn’t stopping the kid behind me from singing and playing Bob Dylan’s greatest hits on his guitar. I politely tolerate it until he starts to play “Rainy Day Wo... | Read More

    • The Game of the Century

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      • iagocg
      • | Feb 24, 2014
    • The Ultimate Queen Sac

      This game was 15 minutes with no move sec. increments.  My opponent ran low on time, as he only had 1.7 seconds after he made his last move.  I had about 4:27 or so on my clock.  This game was very amazing though.  I had to share it with you ... | Read More

      • makhnoukh
      • | Jan 10, 2014
    • Do we have a limit?

      "I know people who have all the will in the world, but still can't play good chess."- Bobby Fischer "Nowadays, when you're not a grandmaster at 14, you can forget about it."-Viswanathan Anand "I started by just sitting by the chessboard explorin... | Read More

      • Basrohs
      • | Dec 19, 2013
    • The Game of The Century

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    • A Talk to Remember Coach Donald Byrne

      Donald Byrne is best known for losing The Game of the Century in the 1956 Rosenwald tournament to Bobby Fischer. This is great because it ensures him a type of immortality. It's also not so great since Donald Byrne was one of the great chess perso... | Read More

      • danheisman
      • | Apr 12, 2013
    • Game of the Century - Bobby Fischer vs Donald Byrne

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      • geracarp75
      • | Apr 10, 2013
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    • Robert "James" Fischer Biography

      Years covered: 1953 to 1992Last FIDE rating: 2780Highest rating achieved in database: 2785Overall record: +417 -85 =246 (72.2%)*   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games      Based on games in the database; may be... | Read More

      • Luidefunes
      • | Dec 20, 2012
    • Bobby Fischer - The Game of the Century

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      • BecomeanIM
      • | Nov 26, 2012
    • The Hustler Gets Byrned

      I just posted a story about playing a hustler on Rittenhouse Square ( but that reminded me of a story my college coach, Donald Byrne, told me. Since I consider it an obligation to not l... | Read More

      • danheisman
      • | Oct 17, 2012