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 Avoid the trap - save your points!This article is devoted to some simple opening traps that cost many players lots of points. It's just the matter of pure knowledge - know and avoid them, or even better get your opponent into one of these traps, or do not care and pay the price. T...http://www.chess.com/blog/GrafDeMonteKritz/avoid-the-trap---save-your-pointsTue, 09 Apr 2013 16:02:29 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/GrafDeMonteKritz/avoid-the-trap---save-your-pointsImprove your results by learning just one simple principleMany important aspects of the chess game have been wiped away by today's craze for learning chess opening theory. If two grandmasters speak about chess you can make a bet that they speak about an opening. You win with 99% probability, try it out! ...http://www.chess.com/blog/GrafDeMonteKritz/improve-your-results-by-learning-just-one-simple-principleSun, 07 Apr 2013 07:52:34 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/GrafDeMonteKritz/improve-your-results-by-learning-just-one-simple-principleTactical thunderstormThe position I want to present is an example of complexity of the chess game. Some of the moves that follow may seem beyond human imagination. Also, this is a kind of position that is very good suited for improving one's abilities to calculate var...http://www.chess.com/blog/GrafDeMonteKritz/tactical-thunderstormThu, 28 Mar 2013 08:44:34 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/GrafDeMonteKritz/tactical-thunderstorm