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A Classic Sicilian Najdorf Attack

A Classic Sicilian Najdorf Attack

chess_dot_tom
| 1 day ago

MVP_Chess is my daily Twitch stream where I play in the 10-minute pool, solve puzzles, battle viewers, and analyze games. Here is a highlight from today's stream! If you enjoy this content, please subscribe and follow below. You can also learn mor...

A Century of Chess: Teplitz-Schönau 1922

A Century of Chess: Teplitz-Schönau 1922

kahns
| 1 day ago

A real horse race, with five players in contention for first place right up until the last round. Tartakower was the pace-setter with four straight wins to start the tournament. Spielmann took over at the halfway point and never fully relinquish...

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 50

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 50

IM AttilaTurzo
| 1 day ago

A few nice puzzles: Would you like to improve your chess? You can read about my coaching philosophy and methods at https://www.chess.com/article/view/coach-of-the-month-im-attila-turzo You can email me about lessons at at...

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 49

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 49

IM AttilaTurzo
| 1 day ago

Please write in the comments which puzzle you liked the most! 1)  2) 3) 4) 5) Would you like to improve your chess? You can read about my coaching philosophy and methods at https://www.chess.com/article/view/coa...

The Carlsen Variation Of The Exchange QGD

The Carlsen Variation Of The Exchange QGD

GM Illingworth
| 2 days ago

Hello chess friends!In today's post, I will share with you the Carlsen Variation of the Exchange QGD, and how to play it as Black!You may be wondering - what exactly is the Carlsen Variation?The Carlsen Variation arises after the following moves: ...

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 48

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 48

IM AttilaTurzo
| 2 days ago

A few checkmate and tactics puzzles: Would you like to improve your chess? You can read about my coaching philosophy and methods at https://www.chess.com/article/view/coach-of-the-month-im-attila-turzo You can email me about l...

February Blitz and Memes

February Blitz and Memes

SheldonOfOsaka
| 2 days ago

Hello, my fellow tactic lovers, and welcome to another edition of Blitz and Memes. If you're a fan of puzzles taken from amateur online blitz tournaments, then you have come to the right place, because that is what I do. As always, the tactics h...

Pry Open The H-File, Sac, Sac ... Mate!

Pry Open The H-File, Sac, Sac ... Mate!

chess_dot_tom
| 3 days ago

MVP_Chess is my daily Twitch stream where I play in the 10-minute pool, solve puzzles, battle viewers, and analyze games. Here is a highlight from today's stream! If you enjoy this content, please subscribe and follow below. You can also learn mor...

My Opponent Gave Me The Bird?!

My Opponent Gave Me The Bird?!

chess_dot_tom
| 4 days ago

MVP_Chess is my daily Twitch stream where I play in the 10-minute pool, solve puzzles, battle viewers, and analyze games. Here is a highlight from the weekly MVP Chess Viewer Arena (5|5 unrated). We had over 50 participants and reached our sub goa...

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 47

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 47

IM AttilaTurzo
| 4 days ago

Today I finished to study the chessable course Typical Tactical Tricks: 500 Ways To Win  I think this is a good review of the basic patterns, I recommend to all of my students to go over these puzzles! https://www.chessable.com/typical-tact...

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 46

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 46

IM AttilaTurzo
| 5 days ago

A few puzzles for today? Would you like to improve your chess? You can read about my coaching philosophy and methods at https://www.chess.com/article/view/coach-of-the-month-im-attila-turzo You can email me about les...

A New Idea in the KIA French Defense

A New Idea in the KIA French Defense

FM mizant
| 6 days ago

It was more of a guess, driven by curiosity. Or, to put it simply, I wanted to avoid the usual theory and dive into a raw, hands-on battle. The game took place in the European Youth Chess Championship in 1999, held in Litochoro, Greece, in a com...

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 45

Checkmate and tactics puzzles - day 45

IM AttilaTurzo
| 6 days ago

In the morning I had a meeting with a friend to discuss ideas about a book I want to write. I am very interested about the connection of chess, spirituality and self improvement. I am exploring it and gathering materials. If you have know any arti...

The Lovebirds Of Chess

The Lovebirds Of Chess

The_turtlepro
| 6 days ago

Valentine's Day is a day some people either love or hate. Some people get a date and have a joyful day, while others have no "rizz", and remain single. But we are not here to talk about how nobody went out with me at school prom, we are here to lo...

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