10607 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
I have created a tournament for players who play the kings gambit.
But I would just like to talk about the kings gambit... what do you think thbe best return to 1. e4 e5 2. f4 Bc5?
Thanks for any posts.
that's the gambit declined right? 3...Nf6 is the best respons.
No, not the declined, it is called the classical variation but technically it is declined!
i have kings gambit tournament come join us and try your opening lines
So, are either of you interested in joining my one?
I stopped playing the Kings Gambit because of this article that was written by Bobby.
Pah! When has any good analysis come out of that brain.
Show us some REAL evidence!
In all seriousness though, that is pretty annoying. I've always liked the King's Gambit.
Fischer wrote this article after Spassky defeated him using the King's Gambit. Bobby used to make lots exaggerated statements like this one. They generally weren't true. =)
As for the KG, I don't like to employ it.
When facing it as black I usually play the Falkbeer counter-gambit.
That article is why I started playing the KGA Bishop's Gambit. Its a very flexible opening and inexperienced blakc players often overextend themselves. The white player just has to be confortable with playing positions where he does not castle. Take a look at it, even Fischer played it on occasion.
Read This Before You Post
by billydog58 3 minutes ago
Why is the most powerful, versatile and indispensable chess piece a woman?
by Mersaphe 4 minutes ago
I said a single not offensive bad word and have been expelled from live chess
by QueenNeha 4 minutes ago
Artificial Intelligence: Computers Judging OUR Play??
by Spiker439 9 minutes ago
Admins: Spam alert, you may wish to check this
by ConnorMacleod_151 9 minutes ago
by ConnorMacleod_151 10 minutes ago
I'm not improving, advice?
by Mysound 10 minutes ago
Organised Drinking Session in a Brewery
by ConnorMacleod_151 12 minutes ago
12/18/2014 - Mate in 4
by BryanCFB 14 minutes ago
Was castling two moves EARLIER?
by QueenNeha 14 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2014 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!