18716 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!
Is there some reason why people are listed unde Great Britain and United Kingdom as separate entities? People can also list themselves as members from the constituent nations that are part of the United Kingdom (the Disunited Kingdom) if they choose. From a purely statistical standpoint, this makes a who-is-from-where tracking difficult.
Not that it's particularly, earth-shatteringly important...I'm just curious.
This guy thinks its important...
Well, then why do you think it is important that England, Wales,The United Kingdom and Great Britain have four separate listings? Together they would have 192,000 members, making them the second largest entity after the USA. It just produces a weird statistical anomaly.
The U.S. was split 6 ways in the World League ...
Masterful_Forfeit wrote: momijigari, I'm afraid that if we don't split the US up, it will have a horrendously unbalanced advantage over the competition.
to balance up their numerical dominance - which didn't please everyone -
momijigari wrote: USA team doesn't need to be splitted in parts.
And if it does, I'm affraid, Ukraine won't join the league. Such a league won't be «legitimate» in my point of view. All we want is teams representing counties, that's it. We already have a thousands of groups representing whatever they want to.
but by appearing smaller - Britain avoided this fate.
'Eagles may soar high, but weasels don't get sucked into jet engines.'
Why did you say that? It seems that he is only asking a question. One can either ask questions or remain eternally unaware. To me, he chose to learn.
No their were Americans like myself and 5 others.
3/29/2015 - Front And Center
by latoch a few minutes ago
8/3/2014 - Mate in 2
by EulerTheToiler a few minutes ago
A nice win
by MyUSCFis1729 2 minutes ago
Time Handicap Tournament!
by Doggy_Style 11 minutes ago
House of Chess
by 9kick9 11 minutes ago
Faking a LOW rating to win !!
by slimcheffy 11 minutes ago
Science or Art ?
by Synaphai 13 minutes ago
by kaynight 16 minutes ago
I would NEVER have seen this. What level would?
by aggressivesociopath 20 minutes ago
1000 Worst Places to Play Chess
by LemonTree123 20 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!