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English Opening Lovers

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  • Formed: Jul 12, 2010
  • This group is dedicated to the ACTIVE discussion and practice of all things 1. c4. We will have tournaments in various variations of the English, as well as 1.c4 themed vote and team chess matches. We play vote chess according to rules that stimulate the discussion and the discussion in our forum is very lively too.

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  • I love playing 1.e3.....as black.

    by pocklecod 3 days ago

  • well said

    by IanHeaton 5 days ago

  • :D The 1.e3 group would be one of the below mentioned "misfits" groups I guess.

    by ccssii 5 days ago

  • right, I can't spell, that was always my weak point, it stopped me from getting a good job

    by IanHeaton 5 days ago

  • you must have misspelled. It is the 4th most common opening after e4, d4, and Nf3

    by ccssii 5 days ago

  • The English Opening is the 4th most common opening, after e4,d4 e3.

    by IanHeaton 5 days ago

  • Yeah... the true "misfits" may be groups that enjoy 1.g4?

    by MuscleRook 6 days ago

  • I wouldn't say we are misfits. The English Opening is a renowned opening and used heavily at top GM level.

    by ccssii 6 days ago

  • Hello, musclerok. And welcome to the Misfits of Chess.com!

    by varelse1 6 days ago

  • great to hear, MuscleRock! Welcome!

    by ccssii 6 days ago