For chess players who hates memorising opening lines, I recommend you to study some systems. I will give 10 examples of systems here, 5 with Black and 5 with White.
1. The Hedgehog
This system is usually used against the Open Variation in the Si... | Read More
Hello to all chess friends here on chess.com.
I’m an Italian player, around 2050 FIDE ELO, 51 years old, living with my family in Padova and enjoying chess in my limited spare time.
I’m looking for one or two chess partners/pals (male or fem... | Read More
Hello Chess Fans,
Do you think you have a winning advantage when your pawns occupy the center early - Think again. Having Space Advantage MUST be preserved, guarded and expanded upon. How to accomplish that is the subject of this next arti... | Read More
Okay, folks, we have gone through a lot of King and Pawn endings and I would be remiss if I don't show you the most amazingly impossible ending involving King and Pawn vs King and Pawn. The first time I saw it, I was sure someone was playing a jok... | Read More
Do you have an area of your game where you consider yourself weak? Unless you are Magnus, I hope the answer is yes. So what is the best way to deal with this? By putting yourself in positions where you are forced to confront your weakness.
Two ye... | Read More