For chess players who hates memorising opening lines, I recommend you to study some systems. I will give 10 examples of systems here, 5 with Black and 5 with White.
1. The Hedgehog
This system is usually used against the Open Variation in the Si... | Read More
I know that at the start, I meant for this to be a statistical based blog, but I wanted to share my opinions of a topic that has been the talk of the chess world in the last few days.
GM Magnus Carlsen, the World No.1 and the current World Champi... | Read More
I think the more you play Chess, the happier you are at finding quiet moves.
This blog is part of a concerted effort by me to analyse my own game, without the use of a computer
This is the hardest part of chess study for me, as it's diff... | Read More
White first moves other than 1.e4, 1.d4 (A00–A39)
1.d4 without 1...d5 or 1...Nf6: Atypical replies to 1.d4 (A40–A44)
1.d4 Nf6 without 2.c4: Atypical replies to 1...Nf6 (A45–A49)
1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 without 2...e6 or 2...g6: Atypical Indian syst... | Read More
Adolf Anderssen nació en Alemania en 1818. El profesor de matemáticas Anderssen, considerado el mejor jugador del mundo entre 1851 y 1866, fue, sin embargo, destronado en 1857 por el americano Morphy, que abandonó el juego de competición en 18... | Read More