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I often consider not castling because it seems that it puts my king almost in a corner and lets my opponent know which side of the board to attack. I understand that it brings the rook to the middle so it can connect with my other rook, but sometimes that seems like less of a benefit than my kings safety.
I watch a lot of master games on some sites and notice how often they break the "rules" by not castling early or advancing the kings defensive pawns. It makes me think that every game is so different, the rules should be used less often and imagination and flexability more.
In a tournament, after 4th round i am no longer part of that tournament
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If you could change one rule of chess,what would it be?
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how to be a great chess player....
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Who is the best chess player ever?
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Millionaire Chess 2!!
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sometimes I suck other times am good why is that?
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With so many problems in the world is chess an unjustifiable escape?
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