Chess.com - Play. Learn. Share. Online chess community where you can play chess, learn strategies and tactics, read chess news, see book reviews, find rules & tips, get free downloads, and more! http://www.chess.com/ 2007 Chess.com Exploring the Sicilian Dragon.A series of unrated Sicilian Dragon friendly games with analysis at 30 seconds per move by Houdini 3 Professional. As of Game 4 analysis is performed using Stockfish DD x64 at 60 minutes per game. Game 1: Game 2:   Game 3:   Game 4: http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/exploring-the-sicilian-dragonSat, 27 Jul 2013 22:34:53 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/exploring-the-sicilian-dragonThe Stars Align.About once in every 500 games the stars align for me and I manage to play a game like the below:   http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/the-stars-alignFri, 18 Jan 2013 18:14:16 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/the-stars-alignThematic Sacrifices to Convert Advanced Pawns.Having recently been caught out by a piece sacrifice to convert an advanced pawn I was finally able to pass the lesson along.  The lesson being that if you can get your pawns into advanced positions you can often find a piece sacrifice to Queen t...http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/thematic-sacrifices-to-convert-advanced-pawnsFri, 18 Jan 2013 15:34:47 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/thematic-sacrifices-to-convert-advanced-pawnsStick To Your Guns.A recent game that I played on the site www.chessmaniac.com.  A good example of the power of using the Q in conjunction with Ns and an illustration of the importance of sticking to the plan of attack once initiated.   I never felt like I was win...http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/stick-to-your-guns2Fri, 07 May 2010 00:05:37 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/stick-to-your-guns2500th Completed Game.My 500th completed game on chessmaniac, also my best game and best win to date.   My opponent (name omitted) was extremely gracious in defeat and a true role model of sportsmanship throughout - jm (Bogor)   http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/best-ever-gameThu, 02 Jul 2009 03:16:56 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/best-ever-gameRuy Lopez with sacrifices on f7.A series of recent games played at www.chessmaniac.com in the Ruy Lopez with the theme of piece sacrifices on f7.  This is a theme I've had some success with recently.  The names of the black players have been changed to protect the guilty - jm ...http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/ruy-lopez-with-sacrifices-on-f7Sat, 21 Mar 2009 21:06:22 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/Bogor/ruy-lopez-with-sacrifices-on-f7