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Wind

Luc Windie

Mount Targon, Brazil
Joined
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Supporting member since Oct 15, 2012

Is someone testing me, everyday I live? Well, the best in me is all I have to give.
I can pretend I am the Wind, and I don't know if I will pass this way again. 


Fundador da Biblioteca
Vote Chess Captain for Black Stone
PPoC & News Publisher for Not-So PRO Chess League
Proud Fighter for Outback
Also a big fan of Sarah, the batgirl, and GM Ben Finegold


Any man who must say "I am the king" is no true King. ~Tywin Lannister
Why? Because I can. ~Katarina du Couteau

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Mikhail Tal is a Magician

Mikhail TalMikhail Tal (1936-1992), the eighth world champion, was known as the "Magician of Riga". Tal was famous for his unpredictable, intuitive sacrifices - many of which were scarcely believable. Nevertheless, he set so many traps and problems for his opponents that they often worked in practice. Indeed, he once said: "There are two types of sacrifices: correct ones, and mine." His play was all about creating complications and unusual situations. Although he sought sharp, crazy positions, he typically didn't out-calculate his opponents, but rather out-imagined them.

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