18553 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!
In this live blitz game, white pieces were very nicely coordinated. The key to controlling the board was the combination of diagonal control from the bishop pairs and pawn support from major pieces.
Two major observations (there could be more, but I'm currently not in a good shape to go beyond) were:
It was an open game and I believe there must be some beautiful variation hidden somewhere along the road. Any building comments are very welcomed.
I just updated the board. My apologies.
Instead of 44. Bf3
You should play :
47.Qa6# That's mate in 4, in stead of winning in 7 :)
34. Bf4+ Re5 35. Bxe5+ Nxe5 36. Rd7
39. Bxc6+ Rxc6 40. Qxc6#
41. Rda1 Qb5 42. Bc4 Rfd8 43. R1a6+
44. Bc4 Nf2+ 45. Kg1 Ra8 46. Qb2+
48. Qa5+ Kb7 49. Qb5+ Ka7 50. Qxf5
51. Qa3+ 51. .. Kb7 52. Qe7+ Kb6 53. Qb4+
Thanks, i really missed some good chances!
Thanks so much! I kinda regretted the move 37.Qc2. Missed the Rxa6# chance. :(
And that was a very nice mating pattern you got there. Thanks again
That's blitz for you!
yeah.always overlooked good chances in blitz =.=''
What is this model?
by wiscmike a few minutes ago
Why are women not as successful as men in chess?
by Scottrf 4 minutes ago
10/9/2015 - In From Behind
by briansladovich 5 minutes ago
Tactics coming from the Scandinavian Defense (B01)
by Pai_Mei 6 minutes ago
The Hnerf Attack
by The_Ghostess_Lola 10 minutes ago
Does anyone want to participate in my competitions?
by Harish73 12 minutes ago
Chess Bazaar's New Soviet Set--A Pictorial Review
by cgrau 13 minutes ago
My first game on chess.com
by dfgh123 15 minutes ago
Member Analysis Auditions
by Trazaz 16 minutes ago
This Site Will Soon Have 13 Million Members !
by pugnacious33 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!