15088 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!
Flooperpaaf, I'm glad you aren't world dictator! People should be free to write the computer programs they want, as long as they are not attacking other people's computer systems. It's freedom of speech - writing a computer program is a form of speech, just like writing a novel or a poem. And it's freedom of thought.
Border:I wasn't serious, ofc people should be allowed to write programs. But it's still my opinion that computer chess makes the game little less beautiful. (At least at grandmaster level)
Anyone who cheats....
why ? ? ? ? .......hmmmmm
There's this chap called 'VanillaKnightPOC', oh how I loathe him.
He draws too much.
He plays 1. e4
He writes posts in threads about himself
He thinks he's funny.
He never produces anything of value.
And yes most of his posts are about himself, well spotted.
My favorite player is Paul Keres, because it is a universal player, with a preference for attacking play.Deserved to be world champion at least once, but I think for political reasons could not be.His books are very good, especially that of his best games.
Yes,you are right. My English is very bad, I didn't take care of the word "least" .
i read through the replies and few seem to get "least favorite" of all time....Mine is Spassidy (hope spelling is correct),his positional game was tedious at best and for me hard to follow. Good G.M ,a little too drawish for me.
Maroczy because he taught Vera Menchik.
Well, anyone who knows me knows that...I don't like Bobby Fischer. Go ahead and flame me, I am prepared (flame shield activated).
Reason #1: Complete and utter lack of sportsmanship. Treated chess like poker. The real reason why Fischer got so high in the world rankings was because of his gamesmanship. The reason why he won the world championship was because of his gamesmanship and Spassky's sportsmanship. Truly, Fischer is a world champion that should not be remembered.
Reason #2: He chickened out of defending/reclaiming the world championship. He knew Karpov wouldn't have put up with his psychological garbage attitude and Fischer would then have been forced to quit the match.
Sorry it was "least". In that case I would say Zuckertort because he should have stuck to swordfighting.
Jeez, I hope you're not talking about Spassky. One of the alltime greats (in both results and game quality/interest).
you should not have a least favorite player, theres something good you can learn from every master
but to say i dont like topalov due to the toiletgate charge, an unacceptable campaign..
My least favorite chess players? I don't have to fish about, I'll make this short:
Emil Diemer because he was a very annoying person
I need a Black repotoire agianst 1.e4
by screwballz a few minutes ago
checkmate that not checkmate
by jpmD13 a few minutes ago
Of course you owe a rematch
by BoyStan 6 minutes ago
10/22/2016 - Disjointed
by Samad1 7 minutes ago
A game won without even one aggressive move played...
by KID_Harish 13 minutes ago
A hard but beautiful puzzle
by Arisktotle 19 minutes ago
Queen of Katwe
by samuel8zx 22 minutes ago
HUMORISTIC FUNNY CHESS PICS, IMAGES, CARICATURES, ETC...
by MACRINUS 37 minutes ago
Love Vashikaran Specialist Baba Ji 91-9116391121 love marriage specialist in singapore
by pavelaras 39 minutes ago
When do the tactics quota refresh?
by Scarbrow 45 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2016 Chess.com
• Chess - English
Try the new Chess.com!
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!