21514 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!
White has just played 16.Nd4 and then I played which turn out to be blunder Kd8 ?? why ? try the puzzle.
That's a nice tactic. Too bad you were on the wrong end of it. Why did you play 16...Kd8?
to get a way from the e - rook, lol
isn't the e pawn free for you to take instead of that Kd8?
no, if you look at the game, if I took that e pawn then knight would have been pinned.
to see the game, click on 'solution' then the 'move list'
That's a cool mating trap! (too bad you were on the receiving end!) : )
Not too difficult. Once I saw the bishop and knight in front of a rook I new it was going to be a discovered check. It is a good double check though.
2/12/2016 - Corner Pocket
by Bookfair a few minutes ago
Ask an IM anything for chess
by Der-Schachspieler 6 minutes ago
Inspirational Adult Improvers
by Milliern 6 minutes ago
Have any of your suggestions been added to chess.com
by SonOfThunder2 6 minutes ago
by CAL06Chess 7 minutes ago
Losing a game because the opponent forced a disconnection?
by VintagePawn 9 minutes ago
French Defence: Avoiding transposing into Sicilian
by jason1 11 minutes ago
Did "Rapid Chess Improvement" by Michael de la Maza work for you?
by petrip 13 minutes ago
by 1NaturalDisaster 15 minutes ago
Millionaire Chess 2!!
by The_Ghostess_Lola 17 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!