17620 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!
first you ma on the page, hahahaha
Thought I missed something.
Please be relevant, helpful & nice!
1.Ba1 is another solution. It's kind of annoying to play another correct move and be told it is incorrect.
Agreed, did the same.
kb3 bc3 ka2
I agree. I did the same thing.
ba1 is also correct i played that and it said incorrect when it is a good move ot is so frustatrating
Doesn't 1.ba1 also draw?..........bxa1....2.kb3..... 1/2??? have I missed something?
No you haven't missed a thing, you're right. It's just that the draw given by the quiz is two moves rather than three - it's more economical.
I don't know if quicker is always better but why prolong the inevitable?
Ya for sure, thanks for the reply, It was just bugging me that I got it wrong =)
its very easy
I know what you all mean about being told a move is incorrect when it still solves the problem.. Ba1 is just as good...
For me, today's puzzle was much easier - more obvious - than yesterday's winning endgame, even without the title that gives us the goal demanded by the situation.
1 d4 d6!
by rychessmaster1 3 minutes ago
by lawr3nc3b 3 minutes ago
8/30/2016 - All Things Are Connected
by blunderking2 4 minutes ago
What do you say when people ask how good at chess you are ?
by AIM-AceMove 5 minutes ago
How to avoid a draw game bc of repeating moves...
by 0110001101101000 5 minutes ago
I play a lot, but I'm not improving. What am I doing wrong?
by kindaspongey 21 minutes ago
by rootintootin 21 minutes ago
by NKT73 22 minutes ago
HUMORISTIC FUNNY CHESS PICS, IMAGES, CARICATURES, ETC...
by macer75 25 minutes ago
Draw or Win?!
by Arisktotle 27 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!