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  • Santasiere's Folly

    batgirl Mar 15, 2017, 11:49 AM

      Anthony Edward Santasiere - This name evokes images of the New York chess scene during the 1920, 30s and 40s:  Frank Marshall, Edward Lasker, Albert Pinkus, Fred Reinfeld, Sammy Reshevsky, Abe Kupchik,...

  • How To Not Learn From Your Mistakes Like Karpov

    GM Gserper Mar 11, 2017, 3:31 AM

    As I explained in this article, modern life forces me to recollect the episodes from my childhood years. One such memory is something that every Soviet schoolboy was supposed to know if he wanted to get...

  • How To Get Good At Chess

    CHESScom Mar 10, 2017, 11:01 PM

    Millions of people around the world play chess regularly—but how do you become good at chess? 1. Define what “good at chess" means. To some people, being “good” means they can beat...

  • How To Get Better At Chess

    CHESScom Mar 15, 2017, 4:46 PM

    No matter where you are in chess, you can always get better. And with the right habits and attitude, getting better at chess can be both fun and simple. To get better at chess, you will need to learn the rules,...

  • Who Is The Best Chess Player In The World?

    CHESScom Mar 15, 2017, 4:24 PM

    You have probably heard someone say “I can beat all my friends at chess” or “I’m the best chess player at my school!” After rolling your eyes, you may have wondered: Who is the best...

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  • Chess.com Dev Update - March 24, 2017

    News Mar 24, 2017, 2:13 PM

    Hey Chess.com! This week was an exciting one for us with two big feature launches! Live Club Matches -  Check it out in our product launch blog post HERE!  We’re kicking this one off with a bang!...

  • Chess Club Games of Mine (2017.03.16) (CAPS of 99.76!)

    seanysean2 Mar 24, 2017, 11:16 AM

    It's not every day you get a CAPS of 99.76 in a OTB chess game - but I did! Last week I did a blog on last week's chess club games. Check it out here if you haven't already. I got to play 2 games with a 1900+ rated...

  • How to find the best moves quickly?

    GM LuckyTiger Mar 23, 2017, 12:08 PM

      Preface by myself: There are many difficult (or rather unanswerable) questions that beginners or club players like to refer to GM's or coaches. How to find a good plan in the middlegames? How should I study chess?...

  • Comeback after 7 years

    IM attilaturzo Mar 22, 2017, 10:48 AM

      After long thinking I decided to play again in an international tourney. I played a few team games in every year, but my last individual tourney was in 2010. I decided to give an another chance for me to give...

  • Polish Chess Championships start in Warsaw by Colin McGourty

    sontu1296 Mar 22, 2017, 9:09 AM

    The 2017 Polish Championships kicked off yesterday in the Trading Room of the Warsaw Stock Exchange, with women’s top seed Monika Socko scoring a 122-move win over 3rd seed Karina Szczepkowska. The women’s event...

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  • The Return of the Annotation Event?

    chesster3145 Mar 24, 2017, 3:59 PM

    Hi everyone, I haven't done a lot as an admin for the past couple of months, and that's partially because everything I tried to set up fell flat on its face due to there just not being enough people regularly contributing....

  • Sharjah Masters: Prodigies Score Big

    PeterDoggers Mar 24, 2017, 1:03 PM

    Only a month after the FIDE Grand Prix the Sharjah Cultural and Chess Club is hosting another tournament. The start of the first Sharjah Masters was somewhat chaotic, but the conditions for the players...


    FideCastro Mar 19, 2017, 10:52 PM

    Dave Pugh       ½        Robin Anderton (126)               ½ Roy Peters       1          Mike Warden (126)                    0 S Grayland       1          Rayyan Farooq (125)                 0 G Mason         ...

  • Caruana, Nakamura, So To Compete In U.S. Champs

    PeterDoggers Mar 17, 2017, 10:47 AM

    Yet again, the U.S. Championship will see a super strong field. GMs Fabiano Caruana, Hikaru Nakamura and Wesley So, America's top three grandmasters, will all be playing. The dates of the tournament are 28...

  • Going Forward - Compete but do NOT Cheat!!!

    xlote Mar 17, 2017, 8:17 AM

    The Champions League is growing and we needed to grow to remain competitive.  We added many new players this year.  Assuming there are no more surprises, most of those added are a great addition to our team.  They...

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