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ih8sens
ih8sens
Location: Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
Joined: 1/23/08
Last Online: 7/5/15
Points: 3938 points

  • The Budapest Gambit Revisited

    The Budapest Gambit Revisited 33speedo asked: Hi I was wondering what your opinion is about the Budapest gambit for white and black? Dear 33speedo, In an earlier article on chess.com I mentioned that I personally had always done well against... | Read More

  • Destroying The French

    The French Defense is really an interesting opening.  Some players swear by it as black and some players swear they can refute it as white.  The game below is a nice example of the latter. I was privileged to play a rather strong opponent in the... | Read More


    • Bringing Online Chess To The Next Level

      I've decided to introduce a new concept here on chess.com.  We'll see how it goes... This is an online tournament with a cash prize fund!   Here's the flyer: Super Saturday Showdown When: Saturday, May 2 - Starts at 9PM EST Where: chess.com... | Read More

      • ih8sens
      • | May 1, 2015
      • | 1523 views
      • | 24 comments
    • The Scotch/Spanish Endgame

      A nice game demonstrating some of white's plusses in the Scotch/Spanish (exchange) endgame.  White's chances come on the kingside and are often more dangerous than it first seems. It's a little more complex than my blog about the f5 theme in the... | Read More

      • ih8sens
      • | Feb 3, 2014
      • | 1276 views
      • | 5 comments
    • I'm Learning Too! - The Schliemann Revisited

      There's a particular user on this site (who I will not name because calling somebody out online should be reserved for young children (you have no idea how many 11 year olds have slept with my mother in xbox land...)), who finds it amusing to writ... | Read More

      • ih8sens
      • | Sep 9, 2013
      • | 1496 views
      • | 9 comments
    • Beginner To Master - Part 2

      Link to Part I My rather hilarious student wanted this blog to be called "The Rise of Todd", so we can pretend it is :). Here's another annotated game played by the same student (I will use other students, I promise) at a recent tournament.  I'... | Read More

      • ih8sens
      • | Sep 4, 2013
      • | 1733 views
      • | 6 comments
    • Taking Out The Trash Refutations

      My favorite chess.com hero has posted another "useful" instruction - how to find "a risk free position" playing against Latvian gambit. His instruction has one major problem - it has too many "holes" e.g. opponents moves which may take any >20... | Read More

      • Pacifique
      • | Jun 13, 2013
      • | 2386 views
      • | 6 comments