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  • Can Anyone Be An IM Or GM?'s Thumbnail

    Can Anyone Be An IM Or GM?

    IM Silman Sep 15, 2016, 12:33 AM

    BeekeeperBob wrote: “I am a 19 year old who has been toying with the idea of making chess a career for me (either playing professionally or teaching chess). Unfortunately, I currently have no official ranking....

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    Adonis

    batgirl Dec 31, 2014, 10:55 AM

         I had a brief, though quite interesting, exchange with a gentleman not long ago. It started with a query concerning Louisa Matilda Ballard Fagan, the Italian born English chess player...

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    Records in Chess

    billwall Jun 1, 2007, 8:13 AM

    Best match player.  William Steinitz played 27 chess matches from 1862 to 1896, and won 25 of the 27.    He won 160 games, lost 70, and drew 57.  Best Selling Chess Book. Bobby Fischer Teaches Chess has sold over...

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    Viktor Korchnoi, 1931-2016

    PeterDoggers Jun 6, 2016, 8:09 AM

    In a bad year for sports legends, the chess world is not staying behind. Today Viktor Korchnoi died at the age of 85 in a hospital in Wohlen, Switzerland. Korchnoi had been ill for some time and was hospitalized...

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    Anand Beats Topalov In Candidates' Tournament 1st Round

    PeterDoggers Mar 11, 2016, 10:07 AM

    Viswanathan Anand is the early leader of the Candidates' Tournament. The winner of the previous edition started with a win in Moscow: he beat Veselin Topalov of Bulgaria. Will this be deja vu...

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    Vachier-Lagrave Sole Leader In London After Round 7

    PeterDoggers Dec 11, 2015, 3:27 PM

    A most spectacular seventh round at the London Chess Classic saw three decisive games. With two rounds to go Maxime Vachier-Lagrave is the sole leader. The French GM defeated Viswanathan Anand on...

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    L’arte del calcolo e le mosse candidate

    Janez23 Jun 13, 2017, 4:42 PM

    Di cosa ci occupiamo per tutto il corso della partita? Cerchiamo possibilità promettenti, le confrontiamo tra loro, calcoliamo le varianti, cerchiamo di rendere innocuo il contro gioco dell’avversario, e così via....

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    Good Chess Openings Books For Beginners and Beyond

    RussBell Jun 11, 2017, 3:41 PM

      Good Chess Openings Books For Beginners and Beyond Here are what I consider to be a sample of good chess openings books, particularly suitable for the amateur and club player - from beginner to expert.  If you...

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    Good Chess Books for Beginners and Beyond

    RussBell Jun 11, 2017, 1:02 PM

    Good Chess Books for Beginners and Beyond Whether you are new to chess, or an experienced chess amateur looking for some books to help you improve, the list below is for you. The emphasis here is on FUNDAMENTALS...

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