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CBChessPlayer
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  • What's Your Favorite Chess Piece?

    Before we even play our first game of chess, we learn how the pieces move. The fact that the pieces travel the board in different ways is our first clue that the pieces themselves are not interchangeable. After a while, we find out about the &ld... | Read More

  • Pandolfini's Puzzler #60: Let's Play Detective!

    Professor: Hey, class, what’s up? A murmur of hello could be detected. Zephyr: Speaking for the class, we’re ready for some chess. Lucian: What are we doing today? Professor: I thought we’d play detective. Rachel: Play detective? What d... | Read More

  • The Master’s Bulletin, September 2014

    SUBSCRIBE HERE --> (You can find the Master's Bulletin archive here) Peter’s Chess Vibes The chess city that never sleeps “The location of the Olympiad was a special one: Tromsø, a city north of the Arctic C... | Read More

  • Clash of Champions: Petrosian vs. Botvinnik

    Mikhail Tal had come and gone; the older Mikhail (Botvinnik) was still on the throne of chess. But in 1963, another archetypal chess player which had heretofore not been seen made his appearance. Tigran Petrosian was born in 1929 in Tbilisi, Geo... | Read More

  • My Favorite Classic Games, Part 1

    When discussing great games, many chess fans always think of slashing attacks and outrageous combinations. While every world-class player tossed out more than a few epic combinations at some point in his career, positional masterpieces are far har... | Read More


    • Smooth win by GM Fedorchuk (annotated game)

      Sergey Fedorchuk was born on March 14, 1981 of Ukrainian descent. He became a grandmaster in 2002 and is known for being a journeyman of sorts in that he plays primarily in open events all over Europe. His current FIDE rating is 2656. Daniil Lint... | Read More

      • linlaoda
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    • [video] The World's Most Famous Chess Combinations #2: Lasker v. Bauer

      Hi all, In episode #2 of The World's Most Famous Chess Combinations I take a look at one of Emanuel Lasker's master pieces. He managed to play a very fine combination against Bauer in Amsterdam, 1889. It contains the so-called "double bishop sacr... | Read More

      • Waldemar
      • | Sep 23, 2014
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    • How to play chess

      Soooo for all of you beginners. This is an introduction to how to play chess. Yes, I am a bored kid. Oh shoot. Fail... Instructions for chess can be found http://www.chess.com/learn-how-to-play-chess LOL   The first piece is the rook. It can ... | Read More

    • Quick Confessional 001, "But almost every move seemed sort of ok (sob!)"

              In the spirit of confessionals, here is a game with Gunners2004. Yes I got "gunned down" as RandomJeff would say, but with seemingly innocent moves that simply left me helpless. I used this game in a study session with "HTRYC" gro... | Read More

      • hreedwork
      • | Sep 22, 2014
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    • The Entire Chess Live

      The chess is have age about 8000 years. It's old name is Chaturanga. The scientists are thinking about the priests which renegading from opression are take this culture to China... When the Bishop and Queen is outaded, the game made lot more inte... | Read More

      • TC-0038
      • | Sep 22, 2014
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Video Lessons



  • Chess

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    Chess is a game played between two players using 32 pieces (16 each of two distinct colors) on a 64 square board.The earliest known ancestor of modern chess was an Indian game called Chaturanga, where the knight, King and Rooks moved the same but ... Read More »

  • King's Indian Defense

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    King's Indian Defense belongs to the Indian Defense family of openings and is characterised by the early fianchetoeing of the black dark-squared bishop on g7. It is a sharp opening and it has always been a very popular choice for black ever ... Read More »

  • pin; a way to win

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    Pins are a way to win because the piece checks the king and the knight, bishop, rook or queen can block it.This is a severe weakness becase if  the pinner is less valueable than the blocker,the pinner can capture the blocker and get a bigger va... Read More »

  • Checkmate

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    Checkmate (frequently shortened to mate) is a situation in chess in which one player's king is in check and there is no way to remove that threat; it is a check from which there is no legal move to remove check through either capturing the pie... Read More »

  • Tempo

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    In chess, tresesponded to. In this case, since both players have "lost" a tempo, the net result in terms of time is nil, but the change brought about in the position may favor one player more than the other.   Gaining tempo may be achieved, for... Read More »