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  • 5 weeks ago


    Any body know the isreali fellow i forgot his name

  • 8 weeks ago


  • 3 months ago


    You should do some more videos. I think your lectures are very easy to understand. It's really really good.

  • 3 months ago


    Thank you so much!

  • 4 months ago


    I love the comment: "Don't just sit there and wait for them to catch up, get out there and kill them!" :)

  • 9 months ago


    I guess somebody hit me with a stupid stick.  

    Anyway, with more experience I discovered that counting is essential to dynamic play, as important as any positional understanding.

  • 9 months ago


    Very interesting video. I have been trying t understand, tempo and how to decide who has more of it in my chess games. You have successfully made that clear to me. Thank you and good day.

  • 10 months ago



  • 13 months ago


    While Development is very important, I fail to see much practical value in "counting".  As you say, it depends on alot of factors.  "Space and control" over the board is, for me, more practical in my games.

  • 15 months ago


    Haha, "the rooks will never see each other because one has...died"

  • 15 months ago


    Excellent piece!!

  • 16 months ago


    Great first video to this series!Thanks

  • 18 months ago


    Nice and helpful tip! This is my first time! Thank you for the free diamond membership! ;)

  • 18 months ago


    @zoom_4T That's an incredibly subjective and ridiculous standard. First, how could you objectively judge how "agreeable" a person's voice is? The answer is you can't; it's going to be different for every person. Second, if the teacher is understandable and informative, why is the sound of their voice relevant in any way to the lesson? The value in this video is that the instructor is an international master; not that they have an "agreeable" (whatever that means) voice.

  • 21 months ago


    for didactical purposes, it is important for a video that the "teacher" has an agreable voice, this is not the case hera, although the competence of this teacher is great! So i can refer to Kevin (in thechesswebsite.com) or the videos of kingscrusher (you find on youtube). these voices are much more pleasant to ear, find them and appreciate the difference! I therefore suggest that chess.com find such a teacher.

  • 22 months ago


  • 24 months ago


    Nice Video!!!

  • 2 years ago


    I first heard about Tempo in chess Years, maybe even Decades ago now!

    It is really nice to finally have some sort of appreciation of what it actually means! Laughing

  • 2 years ago


    Lol, errr.. we won't count the king because he isn't supposed to be out there.

  • 2 years ago


    Thanks for these very interesting videos, I really appreciate them all. David, very good at explaining.

    That said, NN stands for the latin Nomen Nescio, that means Unknown.

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