16539 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!
playing h3 before Nxe5 is mandatory because black has the intermediate nxe5 making the immediate Nxe5 refuted.
As in Black does not to be so collaborative. If Black doesn't take the bait, then White loses its Knight on e5.
Typical. Take out some of those exclams; none of the moves in the game were even close to double-exclam-worthy, with dxe3 and fxg1=N+ being the only two deserving of even a single (!). Your opponent blundered with e3 and Bd2 and you took advantage.
wow less anger...
It isn't anger; it's the truth. Rxg1 blunders a queen and you give the obvious Bg4+ a double exclam? I don't think you understand what each of the signs is reserved for. ! = strong move; !! = brilliant move. None of your moves came close to brilliant; therefore, you shouldn't have any !! in your annotation.
i could go back and complete the lengthy process of edited itagain andremove the !! if you like or you could lay off someone who hasn't spent as much of their time studying notation as you because maybe they just enjoy the game and not being idiots on forums?
just figured a move that won the game was probably good but whatever
Ha I like these
Heard of but didn't know what the Albin Countergambit was until now.
Did some light reading on it and I can see why you play it. Interesting positions - the d4 wedge in White's camp is not so easily dealt with.
Legal's Mate looks pretty neat, I'll have to try it out. I'll test it in an unrated game first.
albin countergambit is very daring but can yield a very intereting game
I love Lasker's Trap...nice implementation.
thank you batgirl
"ChessTV Special Event: GM Hikaru Nakamura-Cyborg vs Stockfish! Hosted by IM Rensch & GM Finegold"
8/23/2014 - Kupper - Olafsson, Zurich 1956
by pradnyasoorya 10 minutes ago
Manners on chess.com
by blackrabbitto 11 minutes ago
Hello GM, Penguin is Carlsen
by SilentKnighte5 20 minutes ago
Is this true?
by RomyGer 21 minutes ago
can monkey's play chess?
by _36darshan-- 21 minutes ago
by TheBradicaldog 39 minutes ago
Chess for Oldtimers --- Good Idea !
by motherinlaw 44 minutes ago
Bugs On Chess.com
by ConnorMacleod_151 63 minutes ago
I'm starting a YouTube channel
by InfiniteFlash 73 minutes ago
Free trophies (LIMITED TIME!)
by DEFEAT_IS_UR_DESTINY 75 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!