Round 8-Played the other unrated from china. I really lucked out here.
Round 9- UBERLUCK!!!
And thus I got second place finishing with 7.5/9
Sorry for the delay in uploading the rest of my games. | Read More
I was the 4th seed of a 10-player field in the Open division of the Mayor's Open; a chess tournament that took place in Hammond, IN on July 19th, 2014 at the Jean Sheppard Community Center. There were other scholastic divisions as well that were n... | Read More
This was just a friendly game, unrated, for practice, played at a rate of 2 days per move, but completed in three days.
The object lesson here is to not leave your king in the middle of the board, especially if you have "holes" in your pawn struc... | Read More
These are the games I played in a two day tournament back in May. It was the second tournament I played in and the first time I played more than one long game in a single day. I played five games in total, three on the first day and two on the sec... | Read More
I am not a rich person, in terms of monetary wealth, but I am comfortable after my career. I was not raised with a "silver spoon" in my mouth. I have an old china pattern, some inherited silverware, and a garden I call my own.
But, I think it... | Read More