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  • A new opening-queens gambit reversed- jes variation

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    now ithink you have learnt a new opening which is very magnificient BY jeswin t from kerala,India if you find any problems in this opening contact him itself!!! Read More »

  • Açılış(Türkçe-Turkish)

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    Satranç mücadelesinde,oyunun temel anlamda 3 bölümden oluştuğunu söylemek mümkündür.açılış,oyunortası,oyunsonu. 1)Açılış: Açılış oyunun başlangıcıdır Game Exporlerdan bakıp çalışabilirsiniz.Ama turnuvada bilmeseniz... Read More »

  • A00 to E99

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    This is a list of chess openings, organised by the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings (ECO) code. In 1966, Chess Informant categorised the chess openings into five broad areas ("A" through "E"), with each of those broken down into one hundred subcate... Read More »

  • Aagaard, Jacob

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    Jacob Aagaard Madsen, born July 31, 1973, is a Grandmaster (2005) originally from Denmark, but now living in Glasgow, Scotland.  He is usually referred to simply as Jacob Aagaard. He finished 2nd in the 111th Scottish Championship in 2004.  He... Read More »

  • Aaltio, Erkki

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    Erkki Aaltio was born on September 16, 1935, in Hanko, Finland. He participated in the World Under 26 Championship in 1957. In 1957, 1959, and 1961, he represented Finland in the World Student Team Chess Championships (winning 2, drawing 7, and... Read More »

  • Aaron, Manuel

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    Manuel Aaron was India’s first modern master and first International Master.  He was born in Toungoo, Burma (now Myanmar) on December 30, 1935 and became an International Master in 1961 (the next Indian International Master was V. Ravi in 1978... Read More »

  • Aarseth, Sverre Johannes

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    Sverre Aarseth, born July 20, 1934, is a chess master from Norway.   He participated in the 6th World Correspondence Chess Championship in 1971 and finished 14th out of 15 players.   He lost one game in 14 moves.  He is an astronomer and avid... Read More »

  • Abarca Aguirre, Manuel

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    Manuel Abarca Aguille, born March 7, 1965, was awarded the FIDE master title in 1986.  He represented Chile in the second and third Panamerican Chess Team Championships, held in 1985 and 1987.   He represented Chile in the... Read More »

  • Abbasov, Farid

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    Farid Abbasov was born in Azerbaijan on January 30, 1979.  In 1997, he took 2nd place in the European Youth Chess Championships.  He became a grandmaster in 2007.  Tournament results include: 1st at Alushta 2004; 1st at Kireevsk in 2004; 2nd a... Read More »

  • Abbazia Defense

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    A King's Gambit Accepted variation (1.e4 e5 2.f4 exf4 3.Nf3 d5) (ECO classification - C36).  The name comes from a tournament, Abbazia 1912, in which all the games had to be a King's Gambit Accepted.  The event was won by Rudolf Spielmann,  Ab... Read More »