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    • "Relief" after a loss

      Rebuen Fine I believe once said that the phallic properties of pawns served in some sort of mastubatory capacity - I agree - I think that chess is a great way to clean the rifle. With something like pron, it gets really old really fast and it's ha... | Read More

    • 2014 Week 1 Review: St. Louis Arch Bishops vs. Baltimore Kingfishers

      St. Louis Arch Bishops vs. Baltimore Kingfishers 2.5-1.5 GM Le Quang Liem (2785) - GM Niclas Huschenbeth (2603) 1-0 View Game GM Varuzhan Akobian (2758) - IM Levan Bregadze (2530) 1-0 View Game WGM Anna Sharevich (2367) - NM Jared Defibaugh (23... | Read More

    • Hand Carved, Wooden Analysis Board

      It is hard to play a 9 round, 9 day chess tournament without.... uh.... inadvertantly walking into the onsite chess store. This is exactly what happened to me at the recent U.S. Open in Orlando. I was surprised at how much merchandise they had.... | Read More

      • Chessmo
      • | Aug 29, 2014
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    • Weekly Blog 8/28/14

      Alright, this blog is pretty short and sweet. I have fallen below 1200 and trying to get back up (don't play 3|0 on your phone). I have 3 games, a puzzle, and a diagram puzzle. The person who gets the diagram puzzle right, will receive a trophy :... | Read More

    • Yuri Averbakh remembers Mikhail Botvinnik

      Some fragments from his memoirs. Games added by me. World Champion's sparring partner When we were preparing for a match against USA, Botvinnik offered me to play a couple of training games. Of course, it was interesting to train with a World Ch... | Read More


Video Lessons



  • Ruy Lopez

    • 1773 Reads
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    Opening: Ruy Lopez (Spanish)ECO: C60ECO Variations: C60 - C99Type: King's Pawn GamePGN: 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5FEN:  r1bqkbnr/pppp1ppp/2n5/1B2p3/4P3/5N2/PPPP1PPP/RNBQK2R b KQkq - 3 3 The Ruy Lopez (also known as the Spanish Opening) is a ches... Read More »

  • tablebase

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    An endgame tablebase is a computerized database that contains precalculated exhaustive analysis of a chess endgame position. It is typically used by a computer chess engine during play, or by a human or computer that is retrospectively anal... Read More »

  • En passant

    • 823 Reads
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    En passant (from French: "in passing") is a maneuver in chess which is performed after a player moves a pawn two squares forward from its starting position, and an opposing pawn captures it as if it had only moved one square. En passant may only... Read More »

  • Abonyi, Istvan

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    Istvan Abonyi (1886-1942) was a Hungarian master.  He was born and died in Budapest.  In 1912, he played the Abonyi Gambit (1.Nf3 d5 2.e4) for the first time. In 1916, he played the Budapest Gambit (1.a3 Nf6 2.b3 e5) against  the Dutch surge... Read More »

  • Abbazia Defense

    • 552 Reads
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    A King's Gambit Accepted variation (1.e4 e5 2.f4 exf4 3.Nf3 d5) (ECO classification - C36).  The name comes from a tournament, Abbazia 1912, in which all the games had to be a King's Gambit Accepted.  The event was won by Rudolf Spielmann,  Ab... Read More »