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Need a little help navigating the thousands of videos on Chess.com? Use this guide to find all the videos you need on topics such as: Starting Out The Opening Tactics Strategy Master Games The Endgame Master Analysis Event Highlights Broadcast Archives Miscellaneous Click any of the options above or scroll through this guide until you find what you're looking for. Happy learning! Starting Out How to...

Azerbaijan National Team Writes Open Letter Regarding Radjabov, Candidates

Azerbaijan National Team Writes Open Letter Regarding Radjabov, Candidates

PeterDoggers
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Members of the national chess team of Azerbaijan have written an open letter in which they demand that FIDE puts GM Teimour Radjabov back into the Candidates tournament. Meanwhile, GM Sergey Karjakin has expressed his support for Radjabov. Chess.com received the open letter on Friday evening, March 27. It was signed by five top Azerbaijani players: GMs Shakhriyar Mamedyarov, Gadir Guseinov, Rauf Mamedov, Arkadij Naiditsch, and Nijat Abasov. The players express their support to Radjabov...

How Do I Start Streaming On Chess.com?

How Do I Start Streaming On Chess.com?

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Chess.com is thrilled to bring chess fans around the world more options to watch their favorite players live. To grow the chess streaming ecosystem, Chess.com is offering a number of benefits to chess streamers of all skill levels who want to get involved on Twitch, YouTube, Mixer, and other streaming platforms! How do I start streaming on Chess.com? First, create a streaming account on Twitch, YouTube, or any other streaming platform. Next, you'll need to download streaming software....

Candidates GOTD: MVL - Nepomniachtchi

Candidates GOTD: MVL - Nepomniachtchi

GM Ginger_GM
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All eyes in round seven of the candidates tournament were on the clash between MVL and Nepomniachtchi. Nepo's French Defense was risky, and a series of brilliant attacking moves brought MVL the win and a share of first place! Join GM Simon Williams to see how it happened.

Nakamura Shocks GM With Queen Sacrifice - Top 10 of the 2000s - Krasenkow vs. Nakamura, 2007

Nakamura Shocks GM With Queen Sacrifice - Top 10 of the 2000s - Krasenkow vs. Nakamura, 2007

NM SamCopeland
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GM Hikaru Nakamura is renowned for his dynamic and aggressive style and his fast tactical eye. These days his speed of calculation has even made him an internet meme more than a few times. In one of his most famous wins, Nakamura used only a few minutes to conclude a brilliant king hunt against GM Michal Krasenkow. Top 10 Games of the 2000s #1: ??? #2: ??? #3: ??? #4: ??? #5: ??? #6: ??? #7: Krasenkow vs. Nakamura, 2007 #8: Timofeev vs. Khismatullin, 2009 (blog) #9: Carlsen...

Teimour Radjabov: "I should consult a lawyer"

Teimour Radjabov: "I should consult a lawyer"

PeterDoggers
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GM Teimour Radjabov is considering legal action now that the second half of the FIDE Candidates tournament has been postponed amidst the coronavirus crisis. The Azerbaijani grandmaster, who predicted big problems and withdrew before the tournament, was interviewed Thursday on Chess.com/TV. Radjabov's withdrawal from the tournament became public on March 6, which was 11 days before the first round in Yekaterinburg. In an interview, he provided motivation for his decision: "The Candidates Tournament...

New Language Support: Right-To-Left Languages, Customization, And More Lessons‎

New Language Support: Right-To-Left Languages, Customization, And More Lessons‎

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The Chess.com community comes from all over the world and speaks hundreds of languages. From Guinea-Bissau in Africa (with only 405 members) to the USA (with almost 10 million!), Chess.com's membership truly spans the globe. To serve our community, Chess.com's web and mobile interfaces are currently translated into 57 languages. Web users can choose their interface language at chess.com/settings while mobile users will see the app reflect the language they have selected for their mobile device. We...

FIDE Candidates Tournament Postponed

FIDE Candidates Tournament Postponed

PeterDoggers
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The second half of the FIDE Candidates Tournament has been postponed. The imminent interruption of air traffic between Russia and other countries forced the decision, according to a statement by FIDE. The players were informed of the postponement this morning and were told to start packing their bags. For some of the players and others involved, the organizers have arranged a charter flight from Yekaterinburg straight to Amsterdam. There will be a special "postponement show" on Chess.com/TV on...

How Can I Teach Chess Online Using Chess.com?

How Can I Teach Chess Online Using Chess.com?

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Chess.com provides robust teaching tools for chess coaches and trainers of all levels and experience. This article is a guide to our most commonly used tools, employed by many of the world's leading online chess teachers. Interactive Analysis Board Analysis Puzzles Opening Explorer Game Explorer Lessons Drills Interactive Analysis Board The most used tool for online lessons is our interactive Live Chess Analysis Board. It provides an incredibly easy interface for students and coaches...