15234 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!
Why would you play 2. e4? Black plays e5 and black is ok.The main move is 2. Nf3 (controlling the e5 square) followed by e3. Other moves are not so good.
I said i would move 3.nf3 but e4 was another possiblility, not the best line.
Giving 3. e4 a question mark is preposterous, it was played DOZENS of times by former WC Karpov. And here I thought this was going to be a serious openings discussion.
I never gave it a ?. It is a fine move. I just said I usually play 3.nf3. even e3 is a possiblity.
I never said YOU gave it a ? Hint, there's only 3 people in this thread, I didn't give it a question mark, and you didn't. So that means ______ did.
Maybe that wasn't a question mark for the move e4 (and BTW it's on move 3 not 2), but rather a question mark for the entire sentence you wrote. Nevertheless to say "Black plays e5 and black is ok" would be quite a revelation to Karpov. Maybe you should be Carlsen's second?
STOP USING ENGINES!!! The long unannotated line makes it obvious
Give this man a cigar!
I did not use an engine I am a serious queens gambit player. I just know the basics of the opening. Why would you think im using an engine?
I don't think you are. I just thought that guy needed a cigar.
"FIDE Grand Prix, Round 8 | Hosts: GMs Evgeny Miroshnichenko and Viorel Iordachescu"
If you could change one rule of chess,what would it be?
by Gil-Gandel a few minutes ago
Hiarcs Chess Explorer
by ifekali 2 minutes ago
Should I play 1.d4?
by Gil-Gandel 4 minutes ago
5/22/2015 - Surya Ganguly - Emanuel Berg , Gibraltar, 2009
by MDCandell 5 minutes ago
Who is the best chess player ever?
by thorkk 5 minutes ago
"Wall of Shame" Group Poem...
by fiddletim 5 minutes ago
3 Queens - Is it going too far?
by Gil-Gandel 5 minutes ago
We cannot compare Carlsen with the greatest
by Madness20 7 minutes ago
Millionaire Chess 2!!
by SilentKnighte5 7 minutes ago
Offering a Draw
by Gil-Gandel 8 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 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!