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  • Review - Simon Williams' Most Amazing Moves

    I am not sure why I have struggled to finish this review, but hopefully this 4th draft will be the final version. This also turned out to be the first post of July 2016. Normally, I would already have posted several entries, but this is been a ch... | Read More

  • Getting better at chess!? #1 introduction

    In this blog I want to describe and think over my difficult way to get better chess. I have been playing online and blitz on this page for several years now and in the years to come I like to get better at chess OTB. As you can see in my profile, ... | Read More

    • Seegurke
    • | Jul 13, 2016
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  • Pls, One by One...

    Hello, chess players. As you knows, Unikat-Automat Team ( https://www.chess.com/groups/home/unikat---automat-team ) is the Greatest Team in Chess.com All new members who wants to join, are welcome! But please - ONE BY ONE! Pls, observe the dist... | Read More

  • Revelation 2: Letter to the Church in Thyatira

    18 "And to the angel of the church in Thyatira write,'These things says the Son of God, who has eyes like a flame of fire, and His feet like fine brass: 19 I know your works, love, service, faith, and your patience; and as for your works, t... | Read More

    • MugoNyam
    • | Jul 13, 2016
    • | 129 views
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  • Games That Every Chessplayer Should Know (part 2)

    Hello Everyone, There are many games and moves (both brilliancies and blunders) that all chess players should know or have at least seen before. One of the greatest chess players of all time, Anatoly Karpov has been both the victor and victim of... | Read More

  • Daily Puzzle #10

    Hello! This is the 10th puzzle. | Read More

    • jong89
    • | Jul 13, 2016
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  • Question of Quest

    My rating fluctuates. Sometimes I play great and at other times I wonder who I am. My Quest is to attain a higher rating. A rating I believe I am capable of achieving. Quest: four (4) years of chess and my rating is 1200 (1300 highest), what is t... | Read More

    • MOYINJA
    • | Jul 13, 2016
    • | 141 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Typical attack plan - part 1

    In this game I want to show you one typical plan on attack, which uses rolling pawn chain. It's very simple plan, which everybody should to know. This pattern of play can be used in many games, without attach to the individual opening. This game h... | Read More

  • Fried liver-5

    https://www.chess.com/live/game/1651640997 | Read More

  • Bleeding points

    After 4 months of chesstraining my rating went up from 750 to 1450 with an all time high at 1539.But in the last 3 months there was no improvement at all. So I decided to reset my game by bleeding points. It's just playing the same openings / same... | Read More

    • truffel3
    • | Jul 13, 2016
    • | 128 views
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  • Great Viking Warriors are Recruiting

    Hi Chess Lovers! Chess Group Great Viking Warriors are still looking for Chess Warriors.  Great Viking Warriors Valhall International  Formed: Sep 4, 2015 Great Viking Warrior is a very active chess group. We play weekly team matches ... | Read More

  • నేను ఎవర్ని? 2.0

    నేను ఎవర్ని? అలసిన ప్రయత్నాన్నే కానీ అల్పుడ్ని కాదు వణికిన ఆకారాన్నే కానీ విశ్వాసం సడలలేద... | Read More

    • K_Hitesh
    • | Jul 12, 2016
    • | 152 views
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  • Position number 45

    Can't resolve the position FEN (4kb1r/1r1p1ppp/1pp3n1/1N2P1B1/q1P5/8/3Q1PPP/3R1RK1 w KQkq - 0 1) | Read More

    • ilia007
    • | Jul 12, 2016
    • | 160 views
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  • Position number 1

    5rk1/5Npp/q7/8/8/1Q6/6PP/7K w - - 0 1 | Read More

    • ilia007
    • | Jul 12, 2016
    • | 132 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Double Attack 10

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    • DAlbanesi
    • | Jul 12, 2016
    • | 130 views
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  • The swindle.

    Sometimes it helps to play moves which complicate the position. Such was the case here. I was losing but managed to induce a mistake from my opponent and thus won the game. Enjoy folks!  | Read More

  • Breaking ELO 1800 on longer time controls

    Finally broke 1800 on 15|10 min time controls. A good game it was too, nearly blotching it up in the end only to recover and deliver a mate after my opponent blundered.   Enjoy  | Read More

  • Starting again...

    Trying to get back into the swing of things, going for longer games now. This one I played yesterday and was trying to calculate a lot more and being careful of my moves as best as I could. Also looking at being more aggressive and at least trying... | Read More

    • AlphaRed
    • | Jul 12, 2016
    • | 133 views
    • | 1 comment
  • 2016 Southern California State Chess Championships

    28th Southern California Championship July 7-10, 2016 The 2016 So Cal State Chess Champs were held in Temecula, CA. This year's cowinners were John Daniel Bryant and Keaton Kiewra, congrats to both! This was a very strong tournament with an averag... | Read More

  • YES!

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  • My personal observations as an improving chess player

    These are just some personal observations I have begun to make about chess as I have improved a little...  Rule #1 through (at least) 63: Most problems can be avoided by not giving away your material for nothing. It is almost as easy to lose a ... | Read More

  • Day 1 of Summer Journey

    Dear chess.com, Awhile back I said what I would be doing to improve my chess and post games weekly. Instead I have decided to not play any bullet or blitz anymore and play at least one 45/45 game w/ Stockfish everyday . It usually only takes 45... | Read More

    • NathanBal
    • | Jul 12, 2016
    • | 148 views
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  • SWITCHING SIDES (Blitz chess #64)

    Hello, the noob here, I hope you're doing fine. Over on my channel I've posted another video in the "Blitz chess" series. I hope you can help me spot my mistakes in order to improve.   CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE VIDEO! ... | Read More

    • nemichelis
    • | Jul 12, 2016
    • | 182 views
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  • Write Down Your Goals

    Today I start to write  my daily experiences about the 21 days to Supercharge your chess course  The structure of the study of Day 1 was the following: - Theoretical section: finding and writing down my goals I want to reach by studying ... | Read More

  • July SCC Quads

    When I was preparing for the July SCC Quads I was focused on finding the right plans and playing slower. It worked some, but I still have to improve. Game 1: This was a really good game. But it was also the last good game. I arrived 20 minutes... | Read More