Been doing tactic puzzles for some years now.
And this week something very surprising happened.
On chess.com with the TT I've gone over 2300 (which number surprised me) and then I've reset it after a while, starting from scratch and now over 200... | Read More
I felt compelled to respond to a contributor on the following article.
I have put my response in my blog as I feel it noteworthy! Enjoy! (or not!... | Read More
I hasten to thank Grandmaster Nigel Short for the juicy conversation starter. My response is a mixed bag, like my chess progress and women's achievements. Results could be better, but there are bigger distractions, and no more time can ... | Read More
Studying openings is, for some reason, a very controversial subject online these days. I feel strongly that learning a solid, consistent opening repertoire is part of becoming a strong chess player. Some will tell you to ignore openings until ... | Read More
Hi folks, how you´re doing.
Being absolutely fed up with childish and unpolite behaviour in live chess (an issue which I really think is a huge problem on this live server, maybe more on this later...) I am just going to try something stupid, ju... | Read More