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people play on in dead drawn positions (having rejected 3 draw offers while a pawn down in a 4v3 rook endgame) just to run the other person out on time...
Is there no professionalism in online blitz?
I believe the professionals only offer one draw, not three
I suppose it's one of the unpleasant things about online blitz you're just going to have to tolerate. After all, it isn't against the rules to decline a draw offer.
What ended up happening was that I gave up my extra pawn to trade all the pawns off the board to end with KR vs. KR, and that's when I offered my final draw. Of course, he refused.
.... coaches are lying about themselves.
I am in an interesting rapid game and the phone rings. I handle the call fairly quickly, but still lose in time pressure.
All KR vs. KR endgames without one side being able to capture a rook immediately are dead drawn. But yes, I no longer have mercy in online chess anymore. If I have time, I purposely promote many queens and slowly smother my opponent (avoiding stalemate of course).
I really gotta learn KBN vs. K...then I can be a real d*ck.
how can u close the game when im wining?? just to improve ur site!!!!
by kaynight a few minutes ago
by ilikecapablanca 3 minutes ago
I see no point for players which play only blitz or bullet
by romancitoG 3 minutes ago
7/30/2015 - Danger Danger
by maacos 7 minutes ago
What is a good answer to the Ruy Lopez as a sub-2000 player?
by pfren 18 minutes ago
Hurt/Heal World Top 10
by nimzobogo 29 minutes ago
by Charetter115 34 minutes ago
Cheating in OTB games
by Charetter115 36 minutes ago
Michael Adams solved the French yesterday
by pfren 46 minutes ago
by GreedyPawnEater 50 minutes ago
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