Chess For Pandas | Chapter 3 | Chess Fiction

Chess For Pandas | Chapter 3 | Chess Fiction

FM Geborgenheit
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14 hrs ago

Hello & Namaste! If you missed the first two parts of this ongoing chess fiction series, you can read it here: https://www.chess.com/blog/Geborgenheit/chess-for-pandas-chapter-1-chess-fictionhttps://www.chess.com/blog/Geborgenheit/chess-f...

How to get better at an Opening?

How to get better at an Opening?

FM Geborgenheit
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11 days ago

Hello & Namaste!In the next few posts, I will focus on the "how to" part of chess. To start with, I am writing on the subject of openings. There are a lot of books available on openings that give you knowledge but very little is written about ...

Chess For Pandas | Chapter 2 | Chess Fiction

Chess For Pandas | Chapter 2 | Chess Fiction

FM Geborgenheit
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19 days ago

Hello & Namaste! If you missed the first part, you can read it here: https://www.chess.com/blog/Geborgenheit/chess-for-pandas-chapter-1-chess-fiction Chapter 2 "If I were a chess piece, I would not move at all" thought Yin. He closed th...

Hilarious Chess Exam - Answers to Part 1 & 2

Hilarious Chess Exam - Answers to Part 1 & 2

FM Geborgenheit
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25 days ago

Hello & Namaste! Last week, I shared two posts titled 'Hilarious Chess Exam' and I'll be sharing the answers to the questions. If you haven't attempted them already, here is one more chance: https://www.chess.com/blog/Geborgenheit/hi...

Hilarious Chess Exam - Part 2

Hilarious Chess Exam - Part 2

FM Geborgenheit
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28 days ago

Hello & Namaste! Get ready to become a student again and take this hilarious chess exam! A few years back, I prepared a set of questions for my students to make it funny. Some are mentioned here: https://8cross8.com/funny-chess-exam/ ...

Hilarious Chess Exam!

Hilarious Chess Exam!

FM Geborgenheit
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29 days ago

Hello & Namaste! Get ready to become a student again and take this hilarious chess exam! A few years back, I prepared a set of questions for my students to make it funny. You can post the answers in the comments  I'm really exci...

Chess For Pandas | Chapter 1 | Chess Fiction

Chess For Pandas | Chapter 1 | Chess Fiction

FM Geborgenheit
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Sep 18, 2019

This is an experiment and I would like to see how far it goes. Welcome to this adventure! 1. The Pandas of Lagavi are finding it hard to live under the rule of Zingados - a two-headed creature community. It is that time of the year where re...

Seven Tips On Preparing For A Tournament!

Seven Tips On Preparing For A Tournament!

FM Geborgenheit
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Sep 16, 2019

Hello & Namaste! I'm sharing some of the tips extracted from my experience in chess life. What if you had seven days to prepare for a tournament? I think you could make the most of the time you have before a tournament by following s...

Tactical Tests from the World Cup Rd 2

Tactical Tests from the World Cup Rd 2

FM Geborgenheit
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Sep 15, 2019

Chess is 99% Tactics - Richard TeichmannIn the last segment, I shared 18 exercises from the World Cup Rd1. Today, I'm back with ten exercises from tiebreaks + Round 2. A few readers asked me if I could get the interactive diagrams so that they cou...

Take My Rooks!

Take My Rooks!

FM Geborgenheit
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Sep 14, 2019

Hello & Welcome! In this post, I'm going to share one of my most memorable games. The title is inspired from the book 'Take my rooks' written by Nikolay Minev and Yasser Seirwan. The book deals with rook sacrifices and I did remember the ...

Thus Spake My Pieces - Chess Fiction

Thus Spake My Pieces - Chess Fiction

FM Geborgenheit
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Sep 14, 2019

Namaste & Hello to all the chess lovers here :-)I'm sharing something special and different. A short story that I wrote a few years back. Feedback and thoughts welcome! The match has begun. It is an important one, today! I have played a good...

Tactics at the World Cup : Rd 1

Tactics at the World Cup : Rd 1

FM Geborgenheit
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Sep 13, 2019

If you want to stay in shape, exercising is a prerequisite! In this first blog post I share 18 exercises for you. You can solve these exercises from the World Cup and tick that off from your today's checklist. There are three sets each contai...

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