I understand thata chess player's Online Chess ratings will almost always be a lot higher than Live ratings.This is beacuse there is a lot more time to contemplate our decision and there is very little pressure.
I have never accused any players... | Read More
When I began studying chess at the end of 2013, I read many times something like "Don't waste your time studying openings until you are at least 1800(2000 sometimes).".
Usually, such statements ... | Read More
Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything. - George Bernard Shaw
When I first created my membership on Chess.com I expected to have a chess rating between 1300 -1400. I quickly disco... | Read More
There is an active topic on the boards right now by that title.
The subject was met with derision, and outright hostility, by some of the guys, so ... | Read More
This is my first blog post on the series of Basic Principles in chess. Chess is often described as 'easy to learn, but difficult to master'. However, there are certain principles that every good chess player uses, including the likes of Magnus Car... | Read More