Didn't find what you are looking for? Click here to search for "pawn" on Google.

Location: Black Swamp, United States
Joined: 9/27/14
Last Online: 9/30/14
Points: 0 points
Location: leeds, England
Joined: 9/8/14
Last Online: 9/8/14
Points: 0 points
Location: Queensland, Australia
Joined: 9/2/14
Last Online: 9/8/14
Points: 1 points
Location: Earth, United States
Joined: 8/30/14
Last Online: 9/27/14
Points: 0 points
Location: Philippines
Joined: 8/29/14
Last Online: 9/7/14
Points: 0 points

  • My Favorite Classic Games, Part 3

    This series is all about the classic games that, as a young teen (15 years of age), affected me in a profound manner. In general, they were positional games since, for a kid that grew up on attacking chess and combinations (12 to 14 years of age),... | Read More

  • The 9 Chess GIFs You Have to See

    GIFs are a fun and quick way to share an animated image. These animations are short and soundless, so they do not require the viewer to invest as much time and attention as full videos. It’s no surprise that GIF animations are some of the ... | Read More

  • How to Spot the "Invisible" Pin

    Pins are very popular and powerful chess weapons, and I am sure you've used them in dozens of your own games. If you just started playing chess and never heard about pins, I strongly recommend you check the Tactics Trainer. But even if you are... | Read More

  • Pandolfini's Puzzler #61: Save the Knight and Lose

    Professor: It’s time for chess! Silent acknowledgment ensued. No one said anything aurally detectable. Professor: I’m not sure what to do today. Any thoughts? Thomas: I had a curious position the other night. Rachel: What kind of curious p... | Read More

  • Draws: Are you a Draw Artist? An introduction

    This is my first article on and I thank you for reading! Now let's begin: Draws. - a mutual agreement to end the game and split the point. - result: 0.5 point given to each side - can be attained by offer, three position repetition... | Read More

    • Simple Pawn Endings

      Opposition/rule of the square | Read More

      • Ronliv
      • | Sep 30, 2014
    • Queen's Pawn Opening

      | Read More

      • Matilda876
      • | Sep 30, 2014
    • 2014 Alabama State Championship

      Last weekend was the Alabama State Championship.  Even though I knew I couldn't play in the last two games (reducing my winning chances), I still decided to play in it for the experience  Before the tournament I had decided my calculation neede... | Read More

      • SJFG
      • | Sep 29, 2014
    • Strange French

      This was a very unusual French Defense game. It quickly transposed into a variation of the closed Sicilian. I'm not very familiar with the Sicilian so I wond up leaning heavily on opening databases (it was days per turn aka correspondense chess, s... | Read More

      • LearnHard
      • | Sep 27, 2014
    • Steroids may help your game !!!

      The following explains the very likely benefits of steroids* 1. You will think 150% faster. Imagine every move you play being a home run. Unbeatable. 2. You will play better in time trouble. No more losses due to finger fatigue. 3. You always... | Read More

      • linlaoda
      • | Sep 27, 2014

Video Lessons


  • Minor Pieces Checkmates

    • 0 Reads
    • | 0 Reads

    MINOR Pieces Are Rarely used for mate  It sometimes only used for support mate Im gonna serve you with some puzzle in a position where king is in the Corner/Edge of the board and , we got a few minor pieces(Bishop, Knight, and maybe a Pawn) I thi... Read More »

  • Budapest Gambit

    • 0 Reads
    • | 0 Reads

    The Budapest Gambit (or Budapest Defence) is a chess opening that begins with the moves: 1. d4 Nf62. c4 e5Despite an early debut in 1896, the Budapest Gambit received attention from leading players only after a win as Black by Grandmaster Milan V... Read More »

  • Ruy Lopez

    • 1773 Reads
    • | 1773 Reads

    Opening: Ruy Lopez (Spanish)ECO: C60ECO Variations: C60 - C99Type: King's Pawn GamePGN: 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5FEN:  r1bqkbnr/pppp1ppp/2n5/1B2p3/4P3/5N2/PPPP1PPP/RNBQK2R b KQkq - 3 3 The Ruy Lopez (also known as the Spanish Opening) is a ches... Read More »

  • Chess

    • 341 Reads
    • | 341 Reads

    Chess is a game played between two players using 32 pieces (16 each of two distinct colors) on a 64 square board.The earliest known ancestor of modern chess was an Indian game called Chaturanga, where the knight, King and Rooks moved the same but ... Read More »

  • Pawn

    • 37 Reads
    • | 37 Reads

    The new pawn move, advancing two squares on its first move instead of one, was first introduced in Spain in 1280.  Starting a game by making two pawn moves before the opponent moved was common in Germany and Holland up to the 16th century, and st... Read More »