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  • Scotch Gambit success

    Hi, I was just hoping to share with the players of chess.com, that the scotch gambit works great in blitz! I won two games easily with it! | Read More

    • LLCA123
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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  • Learn Pafu's Beginner's Game - First Wins: Games #1-2

    (This post is part of a series on The Beginner's Game, an opening system by Pafu. It is written by Christopher Huff.)   Today we get our first taste of Pafu's Beginner's Game in action, with a game as white and one as black:   Game 1: Beginn... | Read More

    • chuff
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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  • Growing in Grace

    by HJS A gardener will plant flower seeds, cultivate the ground and watch the green sprouts eventually push through the soil, burst forth, and finally blossom. It takes time and a combination of certain conditions - not too much heat but enough s... | Read More

    • JD-ex
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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  • Earth in a Jar

    Check out my "Earth in a Jar" picture on my Clickasnap account here! | Read More

    • ColeZX4000
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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  • Learn Pafu's Beginner's Game - ii - Early Attacks to Watch For

    (This post is part of a series on The Beginner's Game, an opening system by Pafu. It is written by Christopher Huff.) Early Attacks against your Beginner's Game Now we are warned of some attacks Pafu deems likely to occur early on amid your pos... | Read More

    • chuff
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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  • How to play the King's Gambit

    I am going to show you many lines in the King's Gambit. If you want even more information then check out this link. https://youtu.be/kViwcjLy1eQ?list=PLPT2Ux0iNpmhU_g9ya9gNb1E_n1MJjPCH        The Nf3 Line This is the d4 variation which ... | Read More

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    • whiz_kid
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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  • I'm on Twitch!

    Hey guys, Just wanted to let everyone know that I started a Twitch channel to play my online games. I've noticed that there's not many girl chess players that have been doing it plus I am not such a great blitz player but I do like to put up a ... | Read More

  • Washington Women's Championship

    My great summer chess binge--three tournaments and 18 rated games in under a month--concluded with the Washington Women's Championship, a four-round open Swiss.  For some reason I repeatedly woke up in the middle of the night worrying about this ... | Read More

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    • voynov
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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    • voynov
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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  • How to play the Four Knights

    I am going to show you the Four Knights Opening. There are many lines that I will show you. If you do not have enough time just look at the link right here. https://youtu.be/m_ZU5S2bqEg?list=PLPT2Ux0iNpmhU_g9ya9gNb1E_n1MJjPCH I will show you man... | Read More

  • A Clever Unknown Poet Once Wrote

    The Tax Poem   Tax his land, Tax his bed,  Tax the table at which he's fed.  Tax his tractor, Tax his mule,  Teach him taxes are the rule.  Tax his work, Tax his pay,  He works for peanuts anyway!    Tax his cow, Tax his goat,  ... | Read More

  • Learn Pafu's Beginner's Game - i - Move Sequences

    (This post is part of a series on The Beginner's Game, an opening system by Pafu. It is written by Christopher Huff.) i - Move Sequences At the outset of his treatise, Pafu takes great pains to communicate the momentousness of his discovery, and... | Read More

    • chuff
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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  • Learn Pafu's Beginner's Game - Prologue

    (This post is part of a series on The Beginner's Game, an opening system by Pafu. It is written by Christopher Huff.) The Beginner's Game is an opening system proposed by the pseudonymous 'Pafu' who makes no show of humility, dubbing it the "grea... | Read More

    • chuff
    • | Sep 25, 2016
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  • Beginner to Chess Master #22 - 6th Rank Pawn (Vančura Defense)

    This is video #22 from the "Beginner to Chess Master" playlist. The Vančura defense is an important rook and pawn endgame drawing idea that is specific to a rook pawn on the 6th rank. This concept is well beyond the beginner stage, and is likely ... | Read More

  • A collection of some rapid games played over 3 days

    Rapd games collection of a newbie's game played across 3 days. All comments and criticism are welcomed. Thanks for taking time to see itDay 1 (Friday, at Thomson CC)Game 1: Mr R vs newbie_learnerIt felt like a miniature, whereby Mr R was experimen... | Read More

  • My Checkered Paths

    I want to play like the big bad knight devouring  little red riding rook.  I've had hard dazed knights,  and knights to remember. My horses drink from babbling rooks. I've witnessed a knight's pieceful  easy stealing come over pawns. I'... | Read More

  • Seattle Fall Open

    I played in the Seattle Fall Open 2016. Unfortunately it was not a good tournament. In the first game vs a 1920 I blundered and lost a pawn. But then my opponent got into time pressure, and I won that lost endgame. In the second game I got outpl... | Read More

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  • great game by anand

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  • Superkids practise session-6

    Summary of Saturday Tournament September 24, 2016 Heavy rains nearly stopped here. So, players started to come and practice. They are having good time, as the headcount is low, players getting lot of time in analysing. Senior players are guiding t... | Read More

  • superkidschess practise session-4

    Susheel Reddy Crushed Tarun in Practice session September 22, 2016 Tarun got crushed in Practice session Tarun( rating )got crushed in Practice session on Day1,Susheel Reddy played his first round with Tarun. The opening was  King's- Indian def... | Read More

  • Superkidschess

    kids are smart September 17, 2016 Interview with Akira(kids) Now a days Kids are smart, they can't tolerate a minute discrepancy. On the last day of the practice session Akira,( rating )the new upcoming player, want to sue, because the organise... | Read More

  • When the party is over before it began

    Sometimes I play these games which simply don't have any life. In an attempt to expand my range of positions, I've incorporated the Nimzo Indian as part of my Black play. In this game I just can't find a way either side can claim advantage, leadin... | Read More