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  • Pandolfini's Puzzler #73: Three vs. Two

    Professor: It's good to see you, class.  The kids didn't say much. A few of them even looked sad.  Professor: Why so pale and wan, if I may ask? Rachel: Well, the semester's coming to an end.  Professor: That's true. But you've all learned... | Read More

  • The Paulsen Sicilian: A History, Part 2

    Last week, we looked at the history of the Paulsen Sicilian until the late 1950s.  Around this time, it was accepted that the c2-c4 plan was not terribly dangerous for Black, whose dark-squared bishop was still unimpeded by the pawn. The li... | Read More

  • Review: The Sicilian Najdorf 6 Bg5

    If you were to ask a hundred grandmasters to name the most difficult chess variation about which to write an opening book, my guess is that the 6 Bg5 Najdorf would be the frontrunner. It is perhaps the most analysed line in chess history, the pi&e... | Read More

  • The French Winawer: A History

    In the first installment of my series on the development of various opening variations, we learned about the history of the King's Gambit. This week we will be moving on to a more modern and frequently seen opening: the Winawer French. In th... | Read More

  • The King's Gambit: A History

    With last week's column, we reached the end of my series on endgames, "Without the Lady." It has been an interesting journey through one of chess's most mysterious and underappreciated domains -- but the end has come. I now begin a new column co... | Read More


    • سرویس قابلمه و ماهیتابه 8 پارچه آگرین

      سرویس قابلمه و ماهیتابه 8 پارچه آگرین   قيمت اين محصول: 175,000 تومان   سرویس قابلمه و ماهیتابه 8 پارچه آگرین  جنس تفلون تمامی ظروف سرویس ... | Read More

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    • ساعت دیواری طرح اشک

      ساعت دیواری طرح اشک   قيمت اين محصول: 49,000 تومان   ساعت دیواری طرح اشکزیبایی را با این ساعت رویایی به منزل یا محل کارتان هدیه دهید ...ظرا... | Read More

      • pedramkhan
      • | Dec 16, 2014
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    • تیشرت محرم طرح حسین مقطع

      تیشرت محرم طرح (حسین مقطع)   قيمت اين محصول: 29,000 تومان   تیشرت محرم طرح حسین مقطع تیشرت عزاداری یک تیشرت فوق العاده شیک و زیبا برای آقا... | Read More

      • pedramkhan
      • | Dec 16, 2014
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    • بالشت طبی تنفسی زانکو

      بالشت طبی تنفسی زانکو   قيمت اين محصول: 88,000 تومان   Zanko بالشت طبی تنفسی زانکو تهیه شده از تکنولوژی بافت 3 بعدی حفظ انحنای ستون فقرات و... | Read More

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    • توپ لباسشویی مجیک بال

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Chessopedia


  • Coiled Spring Effect

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    The coiled spring effect in chess is related to how a players pieces will start out from a fairly compact and/or cramped opening position, and how they will "unwind" the spring and start attacking with the dynamic energy pent up in the position. A... Read More »

  • Yusupov

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    Artur Mayakovich Yusupov (Jussupow in German) was born on February 13, 1960 in Moscow.  He learned the game of chess in 1966 at the age of 6 and trained at the Moscow Young Pioneers’ Palace. In 1977, at the age of 17, he won the World Ju... Read More »

  • Opposition

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    Opposition is a common theme in end-games.Following is an example of opposition: Read More »

  • Ballet

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    The first ballet with a chess theme was Ballet des Echecs, performed for Louis XIV (1638-1715) of France.  A ballet called Checkmate, composed by Sir Arthur Bliss and choreographed by Ninette de Valois in 1937, was performed at the Paris World Ex... Read More »

  • Philately

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    The first philatelic item, a chess cancellation, appeared on a German envelope in 1923.  The first postage stamp depicting a chess motif was issued in Bulgaria in 1947 on the occasion of the Balkan games.  Over 140 countries have issued ... Read More »