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    • 5 big surprises in Rekjavik Round 3

      I have found 5 big surprises in Round 3 of the Rekjavik Open  IM Holm, Kristian S. (2) 2414 ½-½  GM Sargissian, G. (2) 2702 Is a big surprise that Sargissian has drawn with a 2400.  4.   GM Rapport, Richard (2) 2720 ½-½  IM... | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Mar 9, 2016
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    • IM Moulthun Ly's brilliant performance in Gibraltar Part 3 (All Levels)

      Welcome back Chess friends! This will be our final part on Moulthun Ly's performance in Gibraltar.  This was Moulthun's biggest win against Naiditsch: (3. Nd2 French coming soon) I thought it might be interesting to show his last round loss:... | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Feb 20, 2016
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    • IM Moulthun Ly's brilliant performance in Gibraltar Part 2 (All Levels)

      Hi guys! Sorry for not posting in a few days. Been very busy but hopefully I can still do at least 2 posts a week but I will see how I go.  We are going to look at the next 2 games Moulthun played after his great victory against Ganguly Next... | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Feb 11, 2016
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    • Nakamura wins big in Gibraltar

      Hikaru Nakamura has won the Tradewise Gibralatar masters in a Armagadden playoff | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Feb 5, 2016
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    • The Richard Report #1

      Hey guys! I've become really interested in the young talent "Richard Rapport" and I am going to show you from when he was 2000 to becoming an FM - IM - GM and where he is now. We will look through his carier. Well, we have to start somewhere: | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Feb 5, 2016
      • | 514 views
      • | 3 comments
    • IM Moulthun Ly's brilliant performance in Gibraltar Part 1 (All Levels)

      Hello Chess fans! Some very exciting news over the past week has happened for Australia. Australia's IM Moulthun Ly (2479) had a Performance rating of 2615 in the recent Gibraltar Masters!  The Tournament is yet to be decided in a playoff betwe... | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Feb 4, 2016
      • | 464 views
      • | 1 comment
    • 2. Qe2 French Explained (Advanced Class)

      Means variation 1 Means variation 2 Means variation 3 Means variation 4 Means important things to know Advanced Class Openings Hey guys! I thought I might properly start up a blog on chess.com. I'll give it a go and try and post at least on... | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Feb 4, 2016
      • | 442 views
      • | 1 comment
    • Intensity in Round 1 Australian Open

      Hi guys! here is my coverage on the Australian Open. About the tournament: We have the highest rated player ever to play in an Australian Open tournament. Ni Hua (2680) We have also had GM Igor Khenkin before, in 2013. So obviously, this is th... | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Jan 2, 2015
      • | 332 views
      • | 8 comments
    • My best Standard win (1821)

      My 2nd Brilliancy game played today, although he had heaps of chances to draw. Please comment | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Nov 14, 2014
      • | 397 views
      • | 6 comments
    • My best Standard Draw (2105)

      Wow, I played 2 fantastic games today. The other one my highest win against a 1800, and this one I played a solid draw. I think my opponent had winning chances. What do you think? Please comment | Read More

      • aussiedj
      • | Nov 14, 2014
      • | 393 views
      • | 8 comments