My previous blog post featured my latest OTB game. I have not found time to analyze it until now, but now I have discovered why I could not find a win. I quite frankly do not understand the endgame. The conclusion is a bit painful, since it does n... | Read More
November 4, 2014.
During that afternoon, the Marianopolis Chess Club hosted the second edition of the Students vs. Teachers OTB vote chess match. The student team consisted of a dozen players from the College. This time, the teachers team was se... | Read More
Having earlier blundered away his Queen, white finds a study like resource to turn the tables.
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I'm sure everyone has wondered at some point "what is my true rating?" Especially for those who never play OTB they are probably the most curious... for people who haven't played chess in a while... for people who are afraid to lose rating points.... | Read More
Ok, so after a poor Slow Swiss, I immediately signed up for the next one! Need practice.
I played a couple of Weekly games to tide myself over until Slow Swiss 19 began. These are both 45/45 games as well.
The first week, I played isaiahjhonson,... | Read More