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By decent I mean decent for the time-control, hardly masterpieces by any means.
My opponent probably should've tried Bb4+ and I have to interpose by knight in order to stay a piece ahead.
nevermind, Bd2 blocking is also fine as the bishop is attacked, no time for f5 & on principle, getting ahead in development & gaining time.
As soon as I get ChessBase on this computer I really am going to analyze all my (mostly very poor quality) quick & lightning games as I've been promising myself I would do for years. Not sure if it will help my game any but playing them certainly hasn't (it doesn't help that I usually do so after a long day with my toddler or occasionally 1 min games in the library while she's playing a kid's game on the other computer!). So I'll add games from my analysis rather than games I continue to play (I've tried to swear off quick chess before with little success so I won't promise anything but this thread will give me some incentive to dig up interesting gems ).
Sorry for all the parentheses (it's a habit of mine ) though any chess players who's ever picked up a chess book should be used to this (alternatively I could have used the run-on-sentence variation, although if you simply remove the parentheses these two styles transpose).
List of cheaters gone
by GnrfFrtzl 8 minutes ago
3/28/2015 - Y.Pratibha - H.Koneru, Calicut, 2003
by gamboler 12 minutes ago
3/27/2015 - A.W.Fox vs Bauer, 1901
by mrp0ny 13 minutes ago
My opponent crushed med during the opening, but then lost his way
by DjonniDerevnja 16 minutes ago
Don't Cry At My Table...Go Elsewhere
by hayabusahayate16 21 minutes ago
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by baddogno 30 minutes ago
Very pleasing and instructive puzzle
by MathematicalChess151 39 minutes ago
Random Puzzle :)
by Remellion 41 minutes ago
DONT LOOK HERE
by ewq85 43 minutes ago
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