18584 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!
I don't know if chess.com let's you claim a draw by 50 move rule, but I would be careful to include a pawn push every 49 moves.
pretty sure you can claim by 50 move so be careful
In one of my recent games I couldn't.
Aren't you just giving this guy what he wants? He wants to put off losing as long as he can and you're letting him put it off longer. What exactly do you think you're accomplishing?
You've got a point, it doesn't really matter if he will resign. You can win whenever you want.
I thought discussion of ongoing games was forbidden.
Well the official drawing rules are:
It is 50 moves from the time that you last moved a pawn, which was move 56 (and not 50 moves from the start of the game).
Sorry, I kind got into discussing the game instead of just rules. Play however you want, but just be aware of what the draw rules are.
Also, it is 50 moves from the time that you last moved a pawn
or a capture. Black can force white to capture pieces a couple times.
I have no respect for the poster. Stop trying to gloat about your poorly played victory.
El_senior, that's a ridiculous thing to say. I believe that the post is in poor taste, but the player is clearly not discussing or consulting about the ongoing game,
It's not at all ridiculous. He posted an ongoing game, and the first two responses clearly gave pertinent information that is advantageous to him and disadvantageous to his opponent.
Five minutes before he started this thread (10:07 p.m. by my time zone), the OP posted the same ongoing game in another thread (post #3, at 10:02 p.m.), and in that post he didn't even bother removing his opponent's name from the game. The OP is so impressed with how much time he spent setting up his conditional moves instead of finishing off the mate that he wants to ensure maximum coverage for his little stunt.
The bigger twit in this game isn't the guy with the White pieces (although it's close).
You guys are right - it was in poor taste. And I already knew about the 50 move rule, btw -- who doesnt.
why is this happening?
by notmtwain a few minutes ago
Someone should analyse this game
by skotheim2 4 minutes ago
I luke the site, overall
by _Jellyfish_ 7 minutes ago
Kasparov announces return to professional chess
by flatters1 8 minutes ago
Luck in Chess
by skotheim2 10 minutes ago
Becoming better at calculation
by Voldemort24 12 minutes ago
Tips when opponents play really really quickly?
by Nick_Russell 13 minutes ago
3/31/2015 - Making Space, Mate in 2
by amitesh123 13 minutes ago
warning for nothing
by kleelof 18 minutes ago
Rematch in bullet!how hard can it be?
by glamdring27 19 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!