14886 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!
sir please tell me what exactly is swindling !!! plz explain .... PINKMITZZ
Swindling is essentially where you set a trap in a losing position to turn things around.
I THINK I DID SWINDLING IN MY LAST GAME ! i turned the whole game ..... blitz
Glad to see you changed your avatar, @Vac4444 -- to yet another tasteless display. Whatever.
For your next mindless endeavor, try writing complete sentences.
Glad to see you changed your avatar, @LC7. Next, try writing complete sentences.
heheheh thanx ! zborg .... i am actualy very restless soul ... i jump from one thing to another without completing first ... Lol except WITHOUT RESIGN complete chess game ....
There's a difference between a 1200 blitz game and a 1700 tournament game. In blitz resigning is a last resort, in tournament play you will rapidly find yourself losing friends and respect if you don't resign when you are clearly lost.
Mistakes are made at all levels of human chess play. It is unfair to call setting a trap swindling. Also the term 'losing position' is totally relative. Only a better player or a computer could judge a position as losing, the players playing the game might see that position totally different.
A 2000+ rating on this site doesn't mean you are an expert chessplayer and that you can decide when another player should give up. Besides, when your opponent decides you have to prove you can win, you simply have to comply. If you must moan about that, that's your problem.
PawnCollector2013's account is closed!
by 1NaturalDisaster a few minutes ago
I play a lot, but I'm not improving. What am I doing wrong?
by CrimsonKnight7 9 minutes ago
Advice for 1 d4 openings
by tob1a5 9 minutes ago
Which elo of the opponent is taken into account?
by Chlore31 11 minutes ago
is mike kummer really bad at chess or just have many haters?
by 0110001101101000 15 minutes ago
I am quitting chess.
by Jajakilroy 16 minutes ago
8/30/2016 - All Things Are Connected
by wcshogun 26 minutes ago
All The Reasons We Hate V3!
by Senior-Lazarus_Long 27 minutes ago
Queens Gambit Opening
by silvadavid1 28 minutes ago
mate in two #4
by camilodelgado 28 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!