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  • Meet the Gang

    I'm (relatively) new here at Chess.com, and I love it. I've been doing iOS here for a few months and I can safely say that I've enjoyed very aspect of this job. From challenging problems, to making my own hours, to getting to work with suprem... | Read More

    • propagun
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • How to Force mate with Three Knights

    Everyone knows that you can force mate with three Knights, but do you know how?   Wouldn't it be cool to have this in your bag of tricks to use on opponents who just won't resign?  Of course it would!    I will show you a method, complete w... | Read More

    • Jpatrick
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • "When it rains, it pours, and it did, and it does, and you're beautiful"

    Beauty will always be in the eyes of the beholder. Be content within.  Stay well grounded, but never keep both feet planted firmly on the ground; You'll never be able to dance your heart out that way.  Leave yourself a little wiggle room :) ... | Read More

  • My second hobby

    Next to chess I love being outside on my bike! | Read More

    • Bassie29
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • Assault and Battery!

    White's double piece sac batters down the King's defences. | Read More

  • Bala 1|0

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    • Srevlider
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • Column "Plant Chess" to September 30

    Chess shines in Venezuela The chess activity vibrates in our country, in Caracas was successful Fast IRT "WCM Brigit Contreras Quintero" which was won by talented player and coach Richard Ramirez, who beat the playoff system to CM capital Gerardo... | Read More

    • IM juanrohl
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • Columna Sembrar Ajedrez del Viernes 30 de Septiembre de 2016

    Ajedrez brilla en Venezuela La actividad ajedrecística vibra en nuestro país, en Caracas se realizó con éxito el IRT Rápido “WCM Brigit Contreras Quintero” que tuvo como vencedor al talentoso jugador  y entrenador Richard Ramírez, quie... | Read More

    • IM juanrohl
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • Beautiful mate on 15 move with Bishop

    http://www.chess.com/live/game/1749953080   | Read More

    • Osokor
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • Priorslee lions v Newport A

    Well after the disappointing loss to Telepost it was time to play the league favourites and current champions. On paper not a promising sight as they have actually strengthen their team. Well things in my own game made no sense, I was in somewhat ... | Read More

  • SCL Rapid Live G/25+10

    We had great fun with our first live club tournament last night, so let's do it again! Join us tonight for another G/25+10 SCL Rapid Live event. We'll begin at 19:00 League Time / New York. Tonight's tournament will be 3 rounds of G/25+10.   Y... | Read More

    • SirIvanhoe
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • ♥♥♥ Paris ♥♥♥

      Paris is a very beautiful city!There is the Seine river.Let's work together to respect and love France!I think the people of France(Paris)Will be very happy.Because we decided to love and respect this country or the city!!           ... | Read More

  • Current player lists for FREE simuls on September 30 and October 7!

    Hey chess.com members!!This is Christopher Pace at your service.Just to make it easier for everyone, below is a list of players for the September 30 and October 7 simuls, respectively:September 30 simul players (FULL): FatherofHeatherns jeffreyd... | Read More

  • cheating

    cheaters use app which always moves faster in 2 sec be careful | Read More

  • Introducció a l'obertura Anglesa

    L’obertura anglesa (1.c4) és la quarta obertura més popular, en aquest video hi trobareu una introducció a les dues defenses més populars de les negres davant l’obertura anglesa. | Read More

    • xaviof
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • Snapdragon Vs Cold Snapdragon - Comparison

    Hey guys, if you are in this page, you can see how different both Snapdragon and Cold Snapdragon is. Well, let's start. Range: Snapdragon: 3x2 area in front of itself. Cold Snapdragon: 3x2 area in front of itself. Damage: Snapdragon: 1.5 norm... | Read More

  • شکستن شاخ غول

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    • ShahePars
    • | Sep 30, 2016
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  • Basic chess strategy : Pawn Nail

    A 'pawn nail' is a a pawn that has been driven into ones opponents position either on the sixth rank in the case of white or the third rank in the case of black. Its strength lies in the fact that it can be used to hamper the opponents development... | Read More

  • A Chess Lover? How to Make a Chessboard Patio in Your Own Garden

    It’s a fun and creative idea, and it’s perfect for outdoor entertaining. It will also show all the neighbors how much you love chess, though if you are new in the world of this game, a patio is still a nice idea. Whether it’s a fun game for ... | Read More

  • SCL Teams - Signups are Open

    Team signups are now open for both Captains and Players (qualified league players only). Captains who will also be playing must sign up both as a Captain and as a Player. Limit of one team per Captain/Player. Our SCL Teams tournament will begin o... | Read More

    • SirIvanhoe
    • | Sep 29, 2016
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  • SCL Slow Live G/45+5

    Our first live club tournament was a success! (Watch for more info on results later.) What a great new feature on Chess.com! Now join us for our next event.   Join us Saturday, October 1 at 13:00 League Time / New York for our our next live cl... | Read More

    • SirIvanhoe
    • | Sep 29, 2016
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  • Bishop Pair Archery

    I like to describe the Bishop pair to students by using the analogy of a Bow and Archer.  A Bishop pair in full flight has either both Bishops cutting across one side of the board (as per my game below) or in a cross fire. I was very proud to o... | Read More

  • No Country for Old Bishops

    The way my opponent's Bishops stayed on e8 and f8 reminded me of the movie "No Country for Old Men". In the heat of attack, I'm afraid these Black Bishops were nowhere in sight. Somewhat has the appearance of a Chess960 setup.   In this miniatu... | Read More

  • Do Chess Openings Matter?

    Not a day goes by during which someone on the /r/chess subreddit or the chess.com forums doesn't ask about openings. Some of these common questions include: 1. What openings should I play (in bullet)? 2. Is this opening any good? 3. What are t... | Read More

  • An Important Trick To Know

    This doesn't happen too often, but you'll be pretty mad at yourself if you miss this in one of your games, so here's some practice | Read More

    • NM ih8sens
    • | Sep 29, 2016
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