20902 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Backgammon, Yatzy, and more!
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
Currently, I'm a 1250 USCF. As black, I play the Najdorf and Mexican (also known as the Two Knights Tango). I enjoy both of these openings becuase of their counterattacking nature. For most of the time I've been playing serioiusly (about a year), I've used the queen's gambit. While I'm aware it's a perfectly fine opening, it's just not my style. Are there any counterattacking white openings (that let black attack, white defends, then white goes on the offensive) you think would work for me?
As white, you wouldn't need to counterattack, you could just attack!
"Material Odds Challenge! with IM Aman Hambleton"
How to take decisive action
by ArtNJ a few minutes ago
by ThrillerFan a few minutes ago
7/22/2016 - Not Just Surviving, Winning
by Doggo93 5 minutes ago
by ImpulsiveGeniusII 7 minutes ago
Aron Nimzowitch--my favourite grandmaster
by Robert_New_Alekhine 10 minutes ago
What % of time to devote to play vs study as a beginner?
by Ashvapathi 10 minutes ago
What's the difference between a Super GM and a GM?
by Diakonia 17 minutes ago
Did Chess.Com just quit working on Kindle Fire?
by johndutemple 18 minutes ago
by Robert_New_Alekhine 25 minutes ago
7/25/2016 - What Must Be Done
by sdtmcn 26 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2016 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!