My latest result against the Computer Impossible this time in 3 + 2 blitz! It was a long, hard-fought draw... the computer never gives up!
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It has come to my attention that while most people know that we should study the endgames, most people unfortunately also do not know how to study the endgames. (So clearly just reading an endgame book is not cutting it...)The problems facing the ... | Read More
Hi Chess Friends,
I haven't been playing much lately because I had a recent wedding and honeymoon, followed shortly by a lot of work and a move of apartments. The picture above is Mrs. CoachJKane, with some of our many moving boxes.
I rela... | Read More
So I've been chronicling my goal to get better at Rook endgames. They happen once every two games in Master games, less at class level. Nonetheless, regardless of your strength, understanding these ideas will help me (and you) improve. Today we ... | Read More
Please do not read this blog post. It is so full of chess ideas, lines, positions and variations that the average chess player cannot possibly handle. In fact, in a controlled study of five chess.com members who were made to read this po... | Read More