I play the Benoni as a main defence agianst 1.d4. It seems risky, but it is sound. A well prepared player as Black will get playable position. What is your opinion? | Read More
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Alright, so round 4 of this quad, I was paired against DraggonZ, with the black pieces! He had a much lower rating, but with a FIDE rating of nearly 2200, he was clearly a better player than I, and just hadn't played many games in the Standard tim... | Read More
Alright, so here's a change-up from the Slow Swiss! I recently entered a slow quad, which was halfway through, as a replacement for another player. The main thing that attracted me to it was that it was a Thematic Quad, based around the Modern Ben... | Read More
Well, whoever's reading this has probably read about my last tournament ("The Worst Tournament"), recently I played in a big open tournament and a had some good games and some bad. The format was a swiss with 5 rounds, 90 min. time limit for the f... | Read More