The very first opening that I used was the King's Knight Opening (includes Gunderam Defence, Greco Defence, Damiano Defence, Elephant Gambit, and Latvian Gambit.)
Constant practice and understanding the basics really help me a lot to know... | Read More
I recommend you first take the test on your own to discover your own chess personality. A few chess celebrities have already taken the test.
Hikaru Nakamura Danny Rensch John Bartholomew
Take the test for yourself!
The test questions are ... | Read More
In chess Wing Gambit is a generic name given to openings in which White plays an early b4, deflecting an enemy pawn or bishop from c5 so as to regain control of d4, an important central square. (Or in which Black plays ...b5, but Wing Gambit... | Read More
Chess Wisdom and Aphorisms. #15.
In Chess - ‘Remember simple systems as White against standard openings by Black.’
Hello Chess friends. I would like to show you two games by two top masters today. Each game had one thing in common. A... | Read More
This was the fourth evening game, G/120 as usual, at the Pittsburgh Chess Club, and I had White against one of the other three experts tied for first at 2.5/3.
I played the Closed Sicilian and got a kingside pawn storm rolling, but miscalculated ... | Read More