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  • My Path to FM - Week 3 (Part 1)

    Click here for "the plan"   I'm doing this week's blog early and in two parts.  This part will focus on my training efforts for the week.  Part 2 will come out on Sunday and will cover the tournament I'm playing in on Saturday.   This will... | Read More

  • Solution Puzzle #3

    Hi!  I'm happy to share the solution about the puzzle #3 with my explanation   Click here to see the first puzzle (here the solution) Click here to see the second puzzle (here the solution)   are you ready for the next puzzle?    ... | Read More

  • Carlsen-Tomashevsky

    Here you can check out my interview with Magnus Carlsen after his victory over Evgeny Tomashevsky. The World Champion used the London system to beat the Russian Champion in only 30 moves, quite an achievement. I found this game quite instructive a... | Read More

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  • Puzzle(S) of the Day, February 13th 2016!

    Two puzzles today. Both are Tactic Trainer 2400+ rated problems. Enjoy! | Read More

  • Carlsen-Tomashevsky

    Here you can check out my interview with Magnus Carlsen after his victory over Evgeny Tomashevsky. The World Champion used the London system to beat the Russian Champion in only 30 moves, quite an achievement. I found this game quite instructive a... | Read More

  • Chess puzzles 5

    Here are some chess puzzles For more puzzles visit my blog   | Read More

    • Steikt
    • | Feb 12, 2016
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  • Back to 1800!

    Okay it took me a while but I'm back in the 1800 ELO territory. Staying here will be the tricky part though.    Here's the winning game that got me back up there. Warning to readers: Do not play the opening the same way as my opponent did. It ... | Read More

  • Mighty Knights

    “A true knight is fuller of bravery in the midst, than in the beginning of danger.” Philip Sidney The knight as a tactical piece The knight with its weird movement and mysterious routes, is one of the most dangerous pieces of the chess boa... | Read More

  • بید بی مجنون

    ﻣﻦ ﺍﺯ ﻏﻞ ﻭ ﺯﻧﺠﻴﺮ ﻣﯽ ﺗﺮﺳﻢ ﺍﺯ ﺁﻫﻪ ﺑﯽ ﺗﺎﺛﻴﺮ ﻣﯽ ﺗﺮﺳﻢ ﺍﺯ ﺍﺗﻔﺎﻕ ﻇﺎﻫﺮﺃ ﺳﺎﺩﻩ، ﺍﺯ ﺍﺗﻔﺎﻗﯽ ﮐﻪ ﻧﻴﻔﺘﺎﺩﻩ ﻣﯽ ... | Read More

    • achmaz92
    • | Feb 12, 2016
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  • interesting book "AllatRa" (free)

    I recommend this interesting book about us and the Universe: http://allatra.us/  ABSOLUTE BESTSELLER of the 21st century!!!The book of books... Past, present and future of the whole civilization are contained within its pages. This invaluable pe... | Read More

  • Книга «АллатРа»

    В книге «АллатРа» даётся универсальный ключ и расшифровка древних знаков, заключающих в себе духовные знания древних людей, фиксирова... | Read More

  • Kolty CC Alexander Levitan Memorial, round 1

    In poor health, this was my first game of the year, and I was a bit scared to play it. But Alexander Levitan was a fierce competitor, and I felt obligated — as one of his most frequent opponents — to play in his memorial event. | Read More

  • Tactic of the day 1

    Today I will be starting a new series of tactics called tactic of the day. I will have it for thirty days in total, and they will have different themes and levels. As you saw in my last two articles, i did an experiment with the tactics I posted. ... | Read More

  • FIDE Women 2016

    A few positions from FIDE Women Grand Prix 2016 Tehran  | Read More

  • sakr1424

    Warning: watch out for this guy. He has the software capability to take over the board and repeatedly declare himself the winner in bullet chess. I am getting very tired of players disrespectfully making fun of myself and others for pointing these... | Read More

  • SophiePawn Historial

    8 feb. 2016 | Read More

    • SophiePawn
    • | Feb 11, 2016
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  • Paul Feyerabend: Tratado contra el método

    tratado contra el metodo, creacion del engaño a grandes escalas. | Read More

    • SophiePawn
    • | Feb 11, 2016
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  • yo al bulla lo llevo dentro de el corazón

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    • SophiePawn
    • | Feb 11, 2016
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  • aprende cantando el glorioso gesto heroico del pato

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    • SophiePawn
    • | Feb 11, 2016
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  • chi chi chi le le le viva chilé

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    • SophiePawn
    • | Feb 11, 2016
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  • IM Moulthun Ly's brilliant performance in Gibraltar Part 2 (All Levels)

    Hi guys! Sorry for not posting in a few days. Been very busy but hopefully I can still do at least 2 posts a week but I will see how I go.  We are going to look at the next 2 games Moulthun played after his great victory against Ganguly Next... | Read More

    • aussiedj
    • | Feb 11, 2016
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  • Do you know how to capture?

    Practice how to capture   | Read More

    • NM linlaoda
    • | Feb 11, 2016
    • | 320 views
    • | 5 comments
  • My favorite songs

    This is my favorite christian song. I like this song because I'm a leo and it reminds me of when I took a logic course and the professor began by saying God does not exist which started a war between me and the professor. To make a long story s... | Read More

  • Funny Back Rank Situation

    This is the end of a recent game of mine. Not the most accurate play but I couldn't resist the amusing opportunity provided to me by my opponent's weak back rank. | Read More

  • My Path to FM - Week 3 (Part 1)

    Click here for "the plan"   I'm doing this week's blog early and in two parts.  This part will focus on my training efforts for the week.  Part 2 will come out on Sunday and will cover the tournament I'm playing in on Saturday.   This will... | Read More

    • NM ih8sens
    • | Feb 11, 2016
    • | 362 views
    • | 4 comments
  • middlegame tactics-skills

     Sorry for my bad english ... here the link to the game: https://www.chess.com/livechess/game?id=1458140659 | Read More

    • danie33
    • | Feb 11, 2016
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  • "Dr. Sala, Convert My Husband"

    by HJS When my wife and I were in Kiev, Ukraine, Valentina invited us to their flat so we could meet her husband. After the meal she turned to me and said, "OK, now please convert my husband." As clearly as possible, I told the story of how God s... | Read More

    • JD-ex
    • | Feb 11, 2016
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  • Music! "Incredible"

    Love these two together on this song! "Incredible" by Celine Dion & Ne-yo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=os_p-xEoRrk | Read More

    • Precious2c
    • | Feb 11, 2016
    • | 151 views
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