FLchessplayer's Blog

    • Longest chess game???

        It was all bad chess, it was rude and stupid and the offender(s) got two accounts closed for causing so much trouble ... but this is still something I am obliged - as a chess journalist - to report. Take a look at the following game: https... | Read More

    • My salute to IM E. Tate

      My salute to IM Emory Tate.   *************************************************************    Post: #300812 by LifeMasterAJ on Tue Oct 20, 2015 10:57 am A sorrowful goodbye, (to) IM Emory A. Tate. 1958-2015.(We were both born in the same ye... | Read More

    • Model game - in the Spanish.

      HERE  is a model game that I played today on this server. I consider it to be a very fine specimen of the Ruy Lopez / Spanish Game. (It is very good, if not close to perfect. While it is impossible to play the ENGINE MOVE EVERY TIME ... {Only che... | Read More

    • My tournament games

                    My tournament games     By FLchessplayer / A.J. Goldsby I    I got an e-mail the other day, one friend asked that I start posting more blogs with my tournament games. (Click HERE to go to my GC page for my games.)... | Read More

    • Another first place!

      Monday; May 4th, 2015.   This morning, at around 9:30 AM (CDT) I won another one-minute tournament. (One minute chess, 1-0, no increment or time delay.) It was tournament # 519899< I won with a perfect 7-0 score. (Click here to see the full g... | Read More

    • One minute tournament, # 514614

      TOURNAMENT (#514164) - 1|0 Lightning Tournament - 9 rounds 1|0 Lightning is about to start! Get ready to play! (Finish games in progress immediately.) The Tournament has ended!  Congratulations to NM FLchessplayer (1st), Gleb17 (2nd), schuurma... | Read More

    • My "Game of The Month" website.

      "Game of The Month" (Click here.)  I have just spent around 250 hours redoing this website ... to be honest, it was not in good shape, and there were MANY broken links!!!   Now, every page (of any consequence) has a counter, and I have fixed a... | Read More

    • A forgotten masterpiece.

      In 1961, many of the world's best players assembled in Bled (Yugoslavia) for the Alekhine Memorial Tournament. [more] In the end, Tal won the tournament with an impressive late surge.  However, a young (19 years?) Bobby Fischer defeated Tal an... | Read More

    • A chess game with the monster ...

      Deep Fritz is a VERY good program ... with an incredibly high rating.  I have given up all hope of ever defeating the bloody machine ...  For about a week, due to problems, I had no Internet access ...  So I had little to do. I got bored one... | Read More

    • Averbakh - Sarvarov; Team Champ. / USSR / 1959.

        A great game - by GM Yuri Averbakh   Friday; February 27th, 2015: Click HERE to see a web page I just posted on my website a few days ago. (It is a nearly flawless game by GM Y. Averbakh. Not only this, it is an attacking idea that you could ... | Read More