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  • Readers’ Games, Questions and Comments, Part 6

    Million Dollar Fantasy QUESTION 1: Chess.com member Einet890 asked: “If you were to train me for two years to become a GM and had a million dollars on the line, what would the training look like?” ANSWER: This kind of question c... | Read More

  • The Universal Opening Trap

    The majority of chess players like opening traps. I believe the main appeal of setting a trap is not the chance to win the game instantly.  What really makes an opening trap attractive for chess players of all levels is the thrill of a hunt... | Read More

  • Q&A with Coach Heisman July 25, 2014

    "I noticed that the pre-registration for the Open section of the Holly Heisman Memorial (HHM) fundraiser chess tournament on Aug 3 (in Wynnewood, PA just outside Philadelphia) has several titled players. I am only in the 1500's. Is there any way I... | Read More

  • Clash of Champions: Alekhine vs Capablanca

    As we move further from the misty past and closer to modernity in our exploration of the endgames of world championship matches, we come to the battle between the incumbent champion, Jose Raul Capablanca, and the challenger, Alexander Alekhine. ... | Read More

  • Will Hope Be Krushed at Death Match 26?

    For just the second time, Chess.com's Death Match will feature two ladies. GM Nadezhda Kosintseva will take on GM Irina Krush in Death Match 26 on Saturday, July 26 at 12 p.m. Eastern (GMT -5), 9 a.m. Pacific. The event will be live on Chess.com... | Read More


    • One of my better games

      My opponent was over 200 points higher than me, and ususally these guys slaughter every single game, so I was thankful for the way this game went.  My worst move was my last move, which gave up a 2 point lead into a drawn position.  He lost on t... | Read More

      • Romans920
      • | Jul 29, 2014
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    • Amazing missed tactic

      I missed an amazing tactic and played ...Bc8 here.  The game eventually was a draw.  What should I have played?   | Read More

    • In dedication to my friends

      This is for everyone who are the best online friends I've ever had (Not in any order)   Pranjal557 SpotlessStar White_Fang3 WestSlopeKid AngelcoolZorro youngpro Lyrical12 FunnyRockyBunny martineau13 chessnurse DrawMaster Cla_12 knot... | Read More

    • #2 in DC

      After a disastrous performance in NewYork, I had few days to recoup my thoughts and energies for the 2nd DC International from June 26-30, 2014. This tournament is technically considered as a warmup for the World Open, but looking at the prize fun... | Read More

      • aspired
      • | Jul 27, 2014
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      • | 8 comments
    • Kuala Lumpur Golf and Country Club

      Just a spectacular golf hole - one of many at the golf club ...  Golf trivia from my own experiences btw...  Control + ... will expand this nice view ... can you see the pavilion on one side. >>>>  My favourite golf hole ... will ... | Read More

      • Henryongmy
      • | Jul 26, 2014
      • | 162 views
      • | 1 comment

Video Lessons


Chessopedia


  • Hodges, Albert Beauregard

    • 10 Reads
    • | 10 Reads

    Albert Hodges (1861-1944) was a former U.S. Champion.  His first job was a hidden operator of Ajeeb, the chess automaton, at the Eden Musee in New York..  He played chess and checkers.  He won the US championship in 1894 after defeating Jackson... Read More »

  • Sarratt, Jacob Henry

    • 21 Reads
    • | 21 Reads

    Jacob Henry Sarratt (1772-1821) was a chess player and author.   He was a London schoolmaster and the first professional to teach in England.  He was the house professional at the Salopian coffee house in London who played for a guinea per game... Read More »

  • Checkmate

    • 68 Reads
    • | 68 Reads

    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 »

  • Mathematics and chess

    • 1109 Reads
    • | 1109 Reads

    The number of possible chess positions after White’s first ply move is 20 (16 pawn moves and 4 knight moves).  There are 400 possible chess positions after two ply moves (first ply move for White followed by first ply move for Black).  Th... Read More »

  • The Impotent Pair

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    The Impotent Pair refers to a RP and Bishop of the "wrong color" that does not control the queening square. If the lone King cannot be prevented from arriving at the queening square ahead of the enemy King the game is a draw. In this diagram the p... Read More »