a game with young Robert Davies who used the fried liver attack which has been an opening that I have used many times myself.
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Ana and I played in the Panther Open yesterday, run by Cub Noble, one of my favorite chess people. It was a fun tournament, and we enjoyed traveling to Cedar Falls - it was nice to have a new venue! I thought I'd make my boards in this post pu... | Read More
We've all seen it. It's annoying, usually stupid, quite aggressive, and it mocks you. You're playing a guy rated 800, let's just say. He's playing white.
Your game looks good after moves 1:
1. e4 c5
The Sicilian Defense. I love that opening. F... | Read More
Click on the ECO Code (A00 - E99) to go directly to the game. You can also look games up by the name of the opening (ie Ruy Lopez - Berlin Variation, QGD - Tartakower Defense etc) or by the players names in my other indices.
A00 Sokolsky Openin... | Read More
It's been a while since I played a rated game, and I've been feeling out of it chess-wise, but I thought I'd play in the CCC Championship since Ana wanted to play. My first game was on the low side of board 2, so I wasn't likely to win.... | Read More