15373 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!
Capablanca in my opinion is one of the most talented players of all time.
Then who is Capablanaca?
Then who is Capablanaca?
His evil twin
However, I am quite clueless on Capablaca
Capablaca was the neutral twin of Casablanca
But what about Casablanca?
Or are you on iPad like me and autocorrect did that for you
No, Casablanca was a class E chess player. He went into deep debt by gambling on his games.
Class e? O.o
Capablanca held the world record for not losing a game for 7 years straight.
(while simultaneously playing chess very seriously during that time - otherwise, that's not a great achievement)
I went 22 straight years without losing a single game.... then I learned to play and it's been downhill ever since.
Tal later broke Capa's undefeated streak and only took 2 years to do it ! Capa didnt play many games per year during his undefeated streak , obviously .
Steinitz didn't lose for nine years, between 1873 and 1882. He played even less than Capa did 1916-24 though, so number of years undefeated doesn't mean much compared to number of games (at the highest level).
3/30/2015 - Mate in 3
by MDCandell a few minutes ago
My Imperfect Game #1
by Aesop-Rock a few minutes ago
what are the funnest thing u can say during a chess game
by pikagirl1234 3 minutes ago
difficult chess tatic
by greenfreeze 3 minutes ago
stopping king from castling
by fufa_g 3 minutes ago
chess has become boring for me......
by 85swat85 3 minutes ago
do Americans really see Bobby as one of the greatest players
by greenfreeze 5 minutes ago
How to help (very) low-rated children "Get it" ?
by greenfreeze 6 minutes ago
Could you beat Morphy if he gave you knight odds?
by greenfreeze 7 minutes ago
Shankland best US chess player.
by chessmicky 12 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!