statistics

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


MrStatistics
MrStatistics
Location: Vilnius, Lithuania
Joined: 3/26/14
Last Online: 4/1/14
Points: 0 points
statistics
statistics
Location: United States
Joined: 6/13/13
Last Online: 9/17/14
Points: 0 points

  • Q&A with Coach Heisman Dec 13, 2013

    "I know doing basic tactics puzzles is good for me but I don't have much fun doing them. How can I make them more fun?" A great question. But of course the answer depends on a large part of what is preventing that study from being fun. It might b... | Read More

  • Learn beneficial openings to improve in chess

    Chessplayers have different values and tastes about different openings. One likes to play solid Caro Kann, the other one rather plays crazy gambits or sharp Najdorf. There are also different ways to play the openings phase: play what you like or f... | Read More

  • Lost and Found

    The ninth world champion, Mikhail Tal wrote in his autobiography, The Life and Games of Mikhail Tal: “After an event, certain players like to indulge in an unusual form of statistics; they count up the points that stand alongside their names... | Read More

  • A Fork in the Road

    It sometimes happens that a player faces a critical choice early in the game. One way leads to a quiet backwater, or even directly onto the shore of the draw; while the other way leads to the rapids. Will he founder on the sharp rocks, or survive ... | Read More

  • Russian Top League: Mission Survival

    Early summer was a very busy period for me in terms of tournament play. I took a short break after the World Women’s Blitz & Rapid Chess Championships and then headed to the Russian Top League in Tyumen, followed by a trip to St. Petersburg ... | Read More


    • Study on membership development in groups (Week 38/2014))

      Study on membership development in groups I want to observe the membership development in the next months/years. The statistics are updated every Sunday. From January 2015 always at the last day of the month. Additionally I will create a team m... | Read More

      • Sarah_Gee
      • | Sep 21, 2014
      • | 135 views
      • | 0 comments
    • Study on membership development in groups (Week 37/2014)

      TOP TEN GROUPS with founding date August 2014 I want to observe the membership development in the next months/years. The statistics are updated every Sunday. From January 2015 always at the last day of the month. Additionally I will create a te... | Read More

      • Sarah_Gee
      • | Sep 14, 2014
      • | 276 views
      • | 2 comments
    • Study on membership development in groups (Week 36/2014)

      TOP TWENTY GROUPS with founding date August 2014 Some groups are now a week old, but others already five weeks. Not every group has the same goals and strategies. It will be decisive, whether a group will invite long term daily members. It's inte... | Read More

      • Sarah_Gee
      • | Sep 7, 2014
      • | 383 views
      • | 5 comments
    • Caruana - Who'd have guessed?

      The chess world is watching in awe as Fabiano "the fabulous" Caruana is crushing in the Sinquefield cup. With a perfect score after seven rounds, his achievement is already historical. Who would have thought this would happen. Well, as it turns ou... | Read More

      • Nietsoj
      • | Sep 4, 2014
      • | 228 views
      • | 0 comments
    • Study on membership development in groups (Week 35/2014)

      TOP TWENTY GROUPS with founding date August 2014 I've joined 35 groups with the founding date August 2014. I want to observe the membership development in the next months/years. The statistics are updated every Sunday. You can view the statistic... | Read More

      • Sarah_Gee
      • | Aug 31, 2014
      • | 583 views
      • | 5 comments


  • Scandinavian Defense

    • 1561 Reads
    • | 1561 Reads

    The Scandinavian Defense (also known as the Center Counter) is the chess opening characterized by the first moves 1.e4 d5. At first characterized as a beginner's move, it has recently been revived, with several GM's trying it. Although the Scandi... Read More »

  • The English Opening

    • 647 Reads
    • | 647 Reads

    This Chess opening involves the first move c4, (called The English Opening because a group of English players in around the 1890's often played it, including Howard Staunton), it is played as one of the main opening choices for white- an alternati... Read More »