16073 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!
Start with endings for few days, than aply that on middle game (it is same just more complicated), than finish with openings.
By playing the game= Will give you the most experience
Many games will not make you a better player. You have to analyze your games and fix your errors, otherwise you will learn bad habits.
Here is some ideas:
A coach will help you make a study plan.
Without a coach, I'd say get one well regarded book on the endgame or a middle game idea (pawns, attacking, game collection, strategy etc). Read the book religiously and play in many tournaments. When you're done with the book, get a well regarded book on the other subject (middle or endgame) and read it thoroughly.
With your tournament games, analyze them and chat with stronger players about your games.
After that you should have a foundation of understanding, and can choose which areas need the most attention after that. Maybe openings, maybe more endgames, etc. But if you've never studied then in my opinion you first need some foundation. Even if the books cover some info you already know they can also help fill in any holes in your knowledge.
If you're really serious about training for 3hrs/day, you could use some of my suggestions for systematic training.
"2nd Gashimov Memorial, Round 5 | Host: GM Evgeny Miroshnichenko"
Moving a Pawn Twice in the Opening
by ponz111 3 minutes ago
by SheridanJupp 3 minutes ago
Chessbazaar - 3.6" Dubrovnik in Ebony/Boxwood
by Jolbac 12 minutes ago
Women and Chess
by SheridanJupp 13 minutes ago
Was Be5 overlooked here or does it not work? (I don't see how to keep the queen)
by Zoobaboo 13 minutes ago
4/21/2015 - No Way Out
by RedAir 13 minutes ago
want to get insulted for free ?
by X_PLAYER_J_X 16 minutes ago
Wesley So Conspiracy Theory
by richie_and_oprah 18 minutes ago
How big is Magnus Carlsen's ego?
by richie_and_oprah 20 minutes ago
how to report user for spam.
by connecttomk 20 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!