20923 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?
Backgammon, Yatzy, and more!
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!
Blunders of every kind of Earth.
But the one that puzzles me the most : why didn't White take that bishop on move 27 ???
i'd have a shot at 23.Bh3 Rdg8 24.f3
it seems that last moves`ve been played in time pressure. for example: 21. ... Bc3? 22.b.c! R.c 23.Bb2
or before that: 22. ... 0-o-0? 23.Bh3 Rdg8 24.f3! takes one rook.
and we know that Bh3 is also playable for some of next moves.
and before these: black had chances when : 19.Nd1 0-o-0! followed by Rdh8 or Rdg8.
i think white was wrong by playing 12.h3? .he should have attacked to centre by 12.e4 to free his black bishop or 12.c4 to make queenside undesirable for black to castle.
did he even play the opening correct? even with white squared bishop he had white square weakness. i know its probably a totally correct opening but for a patzer it looks totally incorrect.
What was the time control? o.0
Thanks for all the comments, but how would you end the game? Also, this was not a timed game; for the records, this was not even a real game. I just slaped it together... thus all the blunders. I used all the knowledge that I had... and hoped for the best!
Irontiger~ I didn't see that move. Thanks for pointing that out!
Sonofthemorninglight~ That's an interesting way to getting to the end game!
shukh~ nice set of moves, I was not playing under the pressure of a clock. I made this game up, and I wanted to know what one should do about white’s protection of his king...
Tetsuoshima: Even if it was a bad opening, I still think that black had the advantage in developing more.
C-nack~ I was not playing under the pressure of time, I simply slapped this game together and was wondering how could black loose/ white win.
Thanks for the comments!
misunderstood you, yes i ment white played bad
yes it really is an endgame after 23.Bh3
11/28/2015 - White To Draw
by gnescu 3 minutes ago
12/24/2014 - Let's Do It Again, Mate in 3
by BryanCFB 3 minutes ago
I finally learned how to study tactics right and finally improved my rating
by Louis-Holtzhausen 4 minutes ago
Is there any chance that a 1300 rated player can beat a 2700 rated player?
by EscherehcsE 5 minutes ago
World League - can we have an international team?
by Bilbo21 6 minutes ago
A Special Thanks to Alan Dewey for My Chess Set Restorations
by cgrau 7 minutes ago
Fritz 15 = Rybka
by EscherehcsE 9 minutes ago
11/27/2015 - Holes and Fillings
by BryanCFB 12 minutes ago
Can games be downloaded automatically
by Wilfie 20 minutes ago
I hate Bg5!!!!
by skeldol 21 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!