sixhat's Blog


    • Repor 4 Jul

      Scotch - 42.3% SMG - 28.5% Scandinavian - 50% (Icelandic - 18.%5??), 1. d4 33% | Read More

      • sixhat
      • | Jul 4, 2016
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    • My Repertoire 2 Jun 2016 : Evolving Scores

       2/6    White: 61.3% Scotch: 58.3% Smith-Morra: 40.0%           Black: 47.3% Scandinavian: 50.0% Slav: 33.35 | Read More

      • sixhat
      • | Jun 2, 2016
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    • My Repertoire 16 May 2016 : Evolving Scores

      16/5    White: 55.6% Scotch: 50.0% Smith-Morra: 50.0%         Black: 54.8% Scandinavian: 64.3% Dutch: 25.0% | Read More

      • sixhat
      • | May 16, 2016
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    • My Repertoire 25 April 2016 : Evolving Scores

      25/4    White: 53.1% Scotch: 60.7% Smith-Morra: 58.3%          Black: 55.0% Scandinavian: 60.7% Dutch: 27.8% I really need to do something with the Dutch . . .  | Read More

      • sixhat
      • | Apr 27, 2016
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    • I'm not having fun with chess anymore

         "Chess is mental torture" -- Kasparov    I love the game, but I'm quitting playing.    The reason is that it is not fun anymore. I don't seem to evolve and I don't have the time or age to become better at it. Even if I put effort into t... | Read More

      • sixhat
      • | Feb 2, 2015
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    • Chess: Fun vs Winning - Mikhail Tal vs Straume, Riga 1953

      Mikhail Tal vs Straume I've been trying to define a easy system for me as I'm ageing and don't have the time to do extensive study of chess. I used to be a d4 player but I'm now tired of them because at this time in life I'm more interested in ha... | Read More

      • sixhat
      • | Aug 14, 2010
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    • How many simultaneous games?

      Sometimes when I'm playing several games simultaneously I just blunder a lot more. It seems that there's a threshold on the number of games that I can play at the same time after which I start offering pieces, making bad decisions and all sort of ... | Read More

      • sixhat
      • | Mar 7, 2010
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