Hello Chess Fans,
Welcome back to the continuation of the book The Amateur's Mind. To fully learn the concepts, I recommend you get the book and follow along. This series is not intended as a substitute for Mr. Silman's work but instead to r... | Read More
Something to relax your mind after a hard game of chess....
1) Valletta, Capital City of Malta, built by the Knights.
2) The Mighty Colosseum in Roma, Italy.
3) Remains of City of Pompeii, Italy.
4) Fortress of Masada, ... | Read More
I was paralysed by the following diagram in my daily tactical training.
Can you solve?
Blokh Combinational Motives Diagram 586 Difficulty 4 White to move
I had seen a stalemate possibility given White's pawns are blockaded and W... | Read More
Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen "A. P. J." Abdul Kalam 15 October 1931 – 27 July 2015) was the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. A career scientist turned reluctant politician, Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, and st... | Read More
There's so much chess going on at the moment that it's hard to keep up. I'm not talking about Biel - for the most part, with the exception of the incredible Navara-Wojtaszek clash, it's been pretty lacklustre - but rather the Politiken Cup and the... | Read More