The inside story of Fabiano Caruana

The inside story of Fabiano Caruana

CM vinniethepooh
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15 days ago

One of the greatest duels in chess history is going to take place very soon. In a week, Fabiano Caruana will challenge Magnus Carlsen for the World Chess Championship title, and there cannot be a better time to look at his chess career s...

A colossus of blogging activity! October 2018

A colossus of blogging activity! October 2018

CM vinniethepooh
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17 days ago

Throughout my blogging experience on chess.com, I have learnt that there is so much that can be written, so many vast topics to cover, and that imagination is never-ending. It's so great to see how creative and intelligent the chess community is! ...

NEVER GIVE UP. NEVER.

NEVER GIVE UP. NEVER.

CM vinniethepooh
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18 days ago

A while ago, my friend and top blogger Michel wrote a blog "Worst Bullet Game Ever" and said he would be surprised to see a game worse than that. However, I prove him wrong tonight This game is an excellent example of why to never give up as bo...

Caruana vs Carlsen: Openings

Caruana vs Carlsen: Openings

CM vinniethepooh
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20 days ago

Begin your countdown. We are just 10 days away as the biggest event of the year is yet to come after a calendar featuring the Candidates and the Olympiad. World Chess Championship 2018. Why and how can Caruana beat the World Champion? In th...

Improve your Imagination! Study #1

Improve your Imagination! Study #1

CM vinniethepooh
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21 days ago

It is very important to improve your imaginative skills, your creative skills, the feel for unexpected moves in chess. With this series I present one study in each blog and recommend you to find the solution. Keep trying! Don't worry about the t...

World Chess Championship 2018

World Chess Championship 2018

CM vinniethepooh
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25 days ago

The World Championship 2018 is underway in London. Hype, action and anxiety are all over the surface, and everyone is making predictions, viewing their favourites, trying to understand who will grab the crown. Let's discuss the important things ...

"A monument of magnificent precision.."

"A monument of magnificent precision.."

CM vinniethepooh
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26 days ago

Akiba Rubinstein was a master of the endgame and was known for his deep strategic play. In this game he punishes Black for his opening inaccuracy, gets an endgame on the board and squeezes his opponent with "A monument of magnificent precision" (C...

The Game of the Century

The Game of the Century

CM vinniethepooh
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Oct 7, 2018

Hello chess lovers! In today's post we are going to see a special game played by Wei Yi, when he was only 16 years old against Bruzon Batista. This match is called by many as 'The Game of the Century'. I encourage you to try and find the mo...

Hunt the king in its castle! #1

Hunt the king in its castle! #1

CM vinniethepooh
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Oct 5, 2018

When a king is sitting pretty in its castle, enjoying snacks and sipping coffee, and suddenly.. BOOM! A cannon drops in and destroys the castle, leading to the death of the Monarch! How? The king is very secured in the palace, but then, the othe...

A month of intensive blogging! September 2018

A month of intensive blogging! September 2018

CM vinniethepooh
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Sep 30, 2018

Hey everyone! It’s a new month, and we are looking forward to some fresh and interesting blogs! Thank you to all those who has supported me since I became a top blogger. This post is about blogs in September, a month of intensive blogging....

5 Rules for Mastering Chess Calculation

5 Rules for Mastering Chess Calculation

CM vinniethepooh
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Sep 25, 2018

Hi chess.com friends! It's a new day, and a new topic  -Calculation. One of the most important parts of chess any player should improve. Today I am going to let you know about which according to me are the 5 most important rules to master c...

Putting on the bind! #2: Petrosian-Bondarevsky

Putting on the bind! #2: Petrosian-Bondarevsky

CM vinniethepooh
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Sep 23, 2018

Hello everyone, welcome back to the 2nd part of the series 'Putting on the bind!' Today's game is a special squeeze by the Iron Man of Chess, Tigran Petrosian. Let us revise what we have learnt. Bind is a strong grip or stranglehold on...

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