Lessons from an Adepti

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Beware the Dark Side of Chess!

Beware the Dark Side of Chess!

CM Chessadepti
| 13 days ago

Cheating in chess has been around for a long time. Blatant cheating with cell phones and engines has been around ever since the digital period. A famous case was by Georgian GM Gaioz Nigalidze, who was caught using a engine, hidden in the bat...

Caro-Kann to the rescue!

Caro-Kann to the rescue!

CM Chessadepti
| 16 days ago

So earlier when I was struggling to break the 2600 barrier in blitz (as I didn't have much self confidence at the time), I suddenly found myself in a situation where I needed only a couple more points to break the barrier and playing a guy who was...

The Fruits of Hard Work

The Fruits of Hard Work

CM Chessadepti
| Sep 18, 2021

Today I will be analysing a few of the beautiful studies that were composed at the FIDE World Cup in 2020. The winner was Darko Hlebec from Serbia, who created a magnificent study where there consisted of 4 active self-blocks! Second place was Ole...

Surpassing 2200 FIDE!

Surpassing 2200 FIDE!

CM Chessadepti
| Sep 17, 2021

In only two tournaments, I successively broken through three barriers at once: from 1976 all the way to 2207. As of writing, I currently sit at 2132 (dropped 77 points at a local weekend tournament ) Hope you enjoy the following games and may you ...

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