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  • A Sense Of Purpose

    by HJS At a street meeting that was held by a Salvation Army group, a young drummer in the band reflected on his past life and how it had changed. "Before I was converted," he said, "I used to drink a lot, and womanize, but I don't do any of thos... | Read More

    • JD-ex
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • draw...

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    • tliju
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • Seattle Seafair Open #2

    After I had a 2100 performance rating in last year's Seafair tournament, I hoped to do it again, but my play wasn't as good. Now for the games: In the first round I played a small kid who tried to tackle Joseph Truelson in the skittles room after... | Read More

  • SPFGI Round 3

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    • katclaws
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • SPFGI Round 2

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    • katclaws
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • Volkov - Volokitin, 2002 7...Na6 KID game

    For admirers of outstanding KID games, here is a gem that I just discovered.  Black employs creative piece work in tandem with control of h8-a1 diagonal and accumulates in the end an overwhelming material advantage of two rooks, bishop, and knig... | Read More

    • SchriSchri
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • Очаровашка Gabrielsonsk

    Какие бывают встречаются приятные соперники... :-) Вот например, товарищ из КогдаТоВеликоБритании, Gabrielsonsk. Слил партию (к слову сказать,... | Read More

  • How sport helps you to win more chess games?

    Today I continue to write about my daily experiences in the 21 days to Supercharge your chess course.  You can read about the past days:   Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6    My goals:  1. I want to study chess in an org... | Read More

  • SCM2016: Final Rounds

    Although another week has passed after the Sparkassen Chess Meeting 2016 finished in Dortmund (Germany), I was not able to comment my last games of the Open yet. In round eight, I had to face a FM. However, with White he chose a rather uncritical... | Read More

    • Adrochatio
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • And The Best Staff Member Of Chess.com Is...

    In late 2013, Chess.com decided that all staff member raises would be decided by virtue of a company-wide tournament. Kidding, but I wouldn't object! We did have a tournament online just for fun, and two years later crowned a champion. Luckily f... | Read More

    • FM MikeKlein
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • YENİ SIZMALARA DİKKAT EDİLMELİ

    Kamu kurumlarına sızmış Fetullahçılar konusunda yeni önlemler alınıyor. Çok önemli bir gelişme. Bu konuda mutlaka iki çift laf etmeli. Çok sayıda Fetullahçı görevden uzaklaştırıldı. Kamu hizmetlerinin aksamaması için Devle... | Read More

    • OZEROZGUR
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • #puzzle6

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    • sailorwind
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • Trapped!

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    • kotuku
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • Tournament chess

    Hey I would like to play team tournament chess in a group :). My minimum rating is like 1400-1500 I think and I prefer games that gives more than 5 days to think. So where am I welcome? :P | Read More

    • amylace
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • Good morning every 1 :)

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iwilc39NWkE&feature=youtu.be | Read More

    • Basooma25
    • | Jul 26, 2016
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  • How can a chess database help us to win more games?

    Today I continue to write about my daily experiences in the 21 days to Supercharge your chess course.  You can read about the past days:   Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5    My goals:  1. I want to study chess in an organized w... | Read More

  • How play against Scandinavian Defense #4

    Hi everyone :) I made a new video series about openings, for my youtube channel, this time I focused my attention about the Scandinavian Defense as white, I made a video series of 10 videos, I will publish 1 each sunday 7 pm (Rome/Berlin time) ... | Read More

  • Game of the Week: No Draws Here!

    My next game of the week is a recent friendly match I played with a friend. Although I outrank him by a bit, he is a good player, and I always enjoy our games. He makes me think hard, and yes, he does sometimes beat me. Our game seemed drawish t... | Read More

    • ijgeoffrey
    • | Jul 25, 2016
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  • Defesa Russa armadilhas - Petrov Defence Traps

    Veja minha nova serie de videos sobre armadilhas da defesa russa,e se inscrevam no canal. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ziYM6fcEuyI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XsDo1Kja1J4   | Read More

    • Victor016
    • | Jul 25, 2016
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  • Pokemon GO Team Survey: Which team are you based on the type of chess player you are

    Ok so on facebook over the past 2.5 weeks, there have been a ****************** ton of posts regarding Pokemon GO teams, which gave me the idea to write this blog, determining which team you should chose/ should have chosen based on the kind of ch... | Read More

    • anjiang
    • | Jul 25, 2016
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  • The Definition Of Life

    by HJS "Live - Love - Enjoy!" reads an advertisement for a local funeral home, with the caption underneath, "We'd rather wait." When I saw that, I said to myself, "Isn't that what people strive to do?" Scores of people spend their lives in searc... | Read More

    • JD-ex
    • | Jul 25, 2016
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  • White Rep- quizes

    Here is a page of my lines as white playing several openings. If you're here to spy on my prep, and try to beat me OTB enjoy... you can see exactly what I'm working on. Please don't clutter my page with comments. | Read More

  • Why should we put all of our games to a chess database?

    Today I continue to write about my daily experiences in the 21 days to Supercharge your chess course.  You can read about the past days:   Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5    My goals:  1. I want to study chess in an organized w... | Read More

  • Vacations Vacations

    NOte the bad black bishop, Ta1 could be the next move, and the ideia to move f4, f5 and f6 is good too. The black rook is in a not good position. | Read More

  • Smith-Morra Gambit, and my shortest game

    Hi! This is pete-2. And now I want to share with you my shortest game. It's Smith-Morra Gambit, very interesting and controversial opening. After 3.c3 the only move is ...dxc3. My opponent hurried making his moves, and he made big mistake in the b... | Read More

    • pete-2
    • | Jul 25, 2016
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