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    • My brilliancy

        [Event "Live Chess"] [Site "Chess.com"] [Date "2015.08.29"] [White "tondeaf"] [Black "zhabenko"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "1751"] [BlackElo "1894"] [TimeControl "5|0"] [Termination "tondeaf won by checkmate"]   1.d4 e6 2.c4 d5 3... | Read More

      • tondeaf
      • | Aug 29, 2015
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    • Going up a piece vs Comp4

      This is a milestone for my life... From the game: http://www.chess.com/livechess/game?id=1261985948 | Read More

      • tondeaf
      • | Aug 28, 2015
      • | 112 views
      • | 1 comment
    • So was robbed

      If he hadn't been forfeited, he would have won the US Championship. English is not his first language. He didn't understand that 'don't write on the scoresheet' didn't mean 'don't write at all'. He should have appealed and won the appeal to rep... | Read More

      • tondeaf
      • | Apr 12, 2015
      • | 391 views
      • | 3 comments
    • The only better thing would have been to underpromote to N x 2

      http://www.chess.com/livechess/game?id=932230647# | Read More

      • tondeaf
      • | Oct 4, 2014
      • | 382 views
      • | 0 comments
    • She was a petulant woman...

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      • tondeaf
      • | Sep 13, 2014
      • | 617 views
      • | 4 comments
    • How to Enjoy Chess Most

      Chess is a fun game. Especially if you play with many different people. It's important to play chess with a lot of people if you really want to improve. If you play with the same person all the time, you don't improve very much.   Everyone ha... | Read More

      • tondeaf
      • | Jun 15, 2014
      • | 668 views
      • | 1 comment
    • i like this one...

      http://www.chess.com/livechess/game?id=805240850 | Read More

      • tondeaf
      • | May 12, 2014
      • | 478 views
      • | 0 comments
    • Computer analysis calls first move of Sicilian an "Inaccuracy"

      Computer analysis: 1. E4 C5? - (0.68) INACCURACY - Perhaps better was 1... e6 Well, now you know... | Read More

      • tondeaf
      • | Oct 6, 2013
      • | 802 views
      • | 2 comments
    • Rules of chess wrong?

      So, check mate happens when the king would be "taken" on the next move no matter what, right? But here, the king *couldn't* be taken if the king took the Q because the pawn would be pinned. Should this still be checkmate? | Read More

      • tondeaf
      • | Oct 4, 2013
      • | 695 views
      • | 3 comments
    • Name the...

      Only chess server that shuts off every night kicking all the members off.... Anyone? Anyone?.... | Read More

      • tondeaf
      • | Oct 4, 2013
      • | 521 views
      • | 0 comments