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    • What is development? - Kings Gambit

      This is about what is development the kings gambit two attacking patterns a further mating pattern If you mate with black in 18 moves something has gone really wrong for white. So let's look at the short game and then give a summary. Summary: ... | Read More

      • Klauer
      • | Mar 5, 2016
    • My first game with the Kings Gambit

      This was my first game with the Kings Gambit which is a risky opening full of sacrifices and threats but one that alot of people aren't prepared for and is a great way of opening up and attacking black's kingside. This is probably the quickest I h... | Read More

    • One way to dismantle a pirc defense

      When you play the kings gambit. Black have many ways to defend it self. Often when you play this gambit, this is how the pieces would be placed. The best way for black to defend against kings gambit, is to use either french, Sicilian or pirc.A... | Read More

    • How I Got To 1400 Blitz

      Improving my chess has always been a goal of mine. I think that's true of all chess players, at least the serious ones. I was told that playing slow chess was the best for improvement, and that blitz chess should be avoided because it ruins your c... | Read More

    • Philidor Defence

      Theme Song Background Music: To help with the sorrow.  The Fighting Philidor Why do we call it the Fighting Philidor? Well we will answer this question later. Lets start at the beginning! What is the Philidor Defence? The Philido... | Read More

    • Chess Wisdom and Aphorisms #5

      Chess Wisdom and Aphorisms.  #5   Chess is a game of Heroes.   Yes.  Chess is a game of personalities and heroes.  It is always a good idea to emulate a chess player's style. Who are my heroes? Well, Danny Rensch, Simon Williams, Thomas R... | Read More

    • Live chess 7-1 g/15

      This game starts out with a kings gambit declined. Around move 5 or 6 it seems like white may be in a small bit of trouble but it's resolved fairly quickly leaving white with a lead in development and in space. Around move 13 white has all their... | Read More

      • katclaws
      • | Jul 1, 2015
    • Kings Gambit (Part 1)

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      • Vas87thRD
      • | Jun 9, 2015
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    • My games with king's gambit (constant updates)

      Some of my fun games when I was using the kings gambit   | Read More

      • fluffywin
      • | Jun 3, 2015
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    • a win with kings gambit

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    • Advanced Repertoire

      My Advanced Repertoire 2001-2200 White Opening: King Pawn Opening 1.e4 against 1...e5 Italian game Fried Liver Attack Lolli Attack                                      Halloween Gambit                     ... | Read More

    • Miniature in Kings Gambit.

      I checkmated someone in 9 moves with the Kings Gambit. Even though my checkmate could have been easily prevented and turned into a losing game, with only 1 min each, material doesn't matter as much.  I encourage people to play adventurously in ... | Read More

    • My System Walkthrough (1,1) - On the Centre and Development

      Part 1: The Elements 1. On the Center and Development   Some definitions: By Border, we mean the line going directly inbetween ranks 4 and 5. By the Centre, we mean the most restricted group of squares around the exact middle of the board, i... | Read More

      • Spartycus
      • | Apr 29, 2015
    • My story of developing my black openings against 1.e4

      Before i started playing in the club i was one of these players moving every pawn, and finally in most games everything was blockaded against my main opponent in the youth. That worked not well against the opponents in the club, even those guys w... | Read More

    • Beginning of chess year

      Most tournaments in our city are concentrated in winter. The first months of the year (January – March) is the only opportunity for me to play a lot of OTB chess. This year the list of tournaments was not so rich. Despite of this I played in mai... | Read More

      • Paparazz1
      • | Apr 27, 2015
    • Best of Times, Worst of Times

       More travails of a (wanna-be) improving chess player...   "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times," so begins A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens. (If you have never read this classic of English Literature, shame ... | Read More

      • RandomJeff
      • | Mar 15, 2015
    • A Kings Gambit for a change

      I don't like to play the King's Gambit so much with white, but every now and then I try it again. Just for a change, and to perhaps have fun. ... Sac fest time :-) | Read More

      • achja
      • | Feb 14, 2015
    • Kings Gambit Big Win

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      • DylanK25
      • | Jan 3, 2015
    • A Kings Gambit Project (part 2) 3.Bc4

             The epic saga continues as we take a look at the main alternative to 3.Nf3 in the Kings Gambit.That being 3.Bc4.This interesting aproach has been tried by many strong players who attempt to surprise there opponents right at the start of... | Read More

    • Opening Traps

      1. e4 opeing traps- Berlin Defence, Mortimer trap Legal's Mate Similar trap in Petroff Petroff Trap Queen's Gambit Accepted Queen's Gambit Rejected Kings Gambit Sicilian Defence: Dragon variation Sicilian defence... | Read More

      • Hiteshiitk
      • | Aug 8, 2014