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there was a morphy game that was very similar to this one.
He beat two guys playing against him almost exactly the same way. It is illustrated in the Complete Idiots Guide To Chess Openings...
13 Rxd7 is better.
8.Qxb7 is fine. Morphy was just being a fancy pants.
Yes, perhaps the most recognized game in the world shows why 3.Bg4 is bad.
Sure, but after Qb4+ it's not nearly as entertaining :p
One recent obvious-epiphany I had when trying to refute a poor opening set up was... let them live with it! I thought, ok, I'll spend the next 15 moves trying to get good development / good squares for my pieces and I'll check back with my opponent then... 15 mover later he was miserable lol.
Here is my kill a poor opening and he resigned.
Ashley's Million-dollar chess tourney - but bring your own clocks
by Erik-the-Viking a few minutes ago
how to improve my chess skills further???
by dmunim a few minutes ago
sharpest reply against d4
by mashanator a few minutes ago
Is 8 hours of chess enough for a 4 year old future world champion?
by RonaldJosephCote 2 minutes ago
Is there ANYONE who can challenge ZOD?
by Erik-the-Viking 4 minutes ago
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Drueke chess set
by klought9 16 minutes ago
Ratings... How accurate do you think they are in here?
by sleeping-beauty 18 minutes ago
True or false? Chess will never be solved! why?
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