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
This is the story of the first World Chess Championship. Now there are many different opinions on which was the first official championship, but the most widely accepted one was the match between Wilhelm Steinitz
and Johannes Zukertort.
T... | Read More