The Zukertort Opening is a chess opening defined by the move 1. Nf3. Sometimes the term "Reti Opening" is used to describe the opening move 1.Nf3, although most sources define the Réti more narrowly as the sequence 1.Nf3 d5 2.c4. Accordi... | Read More
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
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