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    blitz blitz | Moldova, Moldova

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    Dizzy Blitz | Vegas, United States

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  • The Most Foolish Opening Mistake

    GM Gserper Mar 19, 2017, 9:28 AM

    I bet that some of you, my dear readers, think that I am going to talk about "Fool's Mate" or "Scholar's Mate." Indeed, there is no way to get checkmated faster than Fool's Mate: And there is no more popular...

  • Rashid Nezhmetdinov's Best Game Prizes

    IM Silman Mar 9, 2017, 3:21 AM

    After showing all of Tal’s 15 best game prizes in my previous article, it struck me that many Chess.com members might not have heard of Rashid Nezhmetdinov (born 1912, died 1974), who tied with Karpov...

  • Chess Goes Podcasting: Listen To Your Favorites

    FM MikeKlein Mar 8, 2017, 2:58 AM

    In a recent interview, the man who's a perfect five-for-five in writing New York Times bestsellers explained that he now has to chase his audience. And that means podcasting. Fittingly, renowned...

  • Speed Chess Championship Official Rules

    IM DanielRensch Mar 3, 2017, 10:14 PM

    Below are the official rules and format of Chess.com's 2017 Speed Chess Championship.  For the full list of players in the 2017 Speed Chess Championship, click here. By accepting the invitation...

  • 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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  • 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?...

  • 5th ICC Open

    Shieldoffaith13 Mar 23, 2017, 10:50 AM

        5th ICC Open Facts about last year’s event: Last year’s Open was won by Super Grandmaster Alexander Grishuck, just ahead of World Champion Magnus Carlsen.   Top Seeds in this year’s event include: Russian GM...

  • Howell claims Winter Classic in thrilling finish by Colin McGourty

    sontu1296 Mar 22, 2017, 9:06 AM

    David Howell has taken the $5,000 first prize at the Winter Chess Classic in Saint Louis after winning an epic 129-move game in the final round. The English GM played around 90 moves of that game on the 30 seconds...

  • 2017 - Is this the year? :) (Part 2 out of 2)

    NM HustleTime Mar 22, 2017, 3:51 AM

    Hi there   This is the Part 2 of the review covering my first couple of chess tournaments this year and illustrating all my struggles and sweats towards the ultimate goal! So in part 1 (which you see here)...

  • I'm in hurry! With Piero

    Zincan Mar 22, 2017, 3:28 AM

    Hi to everyone! I'm Riccardo and this is a new video! In this video i played a blitz game with my friend Piero, a chess player who live in Milan!   SUBSCRIBE FOR NEW VIDEOS!   I remember you that: I love chess...

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  • Live Tournament Today! 5 p.m ET!

    soulman2001 Mar 24, 2017, 6:40 PM

    What´s up team? Today we had idea with Taechess to do Live Tournament. So if you are interested and would like to join, read carefully when tournament starts. Today 5 p.m ET  5 min blitz 4 rounds   If you are not...

  • Quick Update

    victorabiodun Mar 24, 2017, 8:38 AM

    Hello All,, It's been a hectic week for some and a slow paced week for some, one thing i hope we will all have in common is a need to unwind, so i have created a free to play 5 minutes blitz tournament which is...

  • Blitz duel protiv Ukrajine - revanš!

    Phoenix_Scorpion Mar 23, 2017, 5:10 PM

    Posle neslavnog rezultata zabeleženog prošle nedelje u premijernom Blitz timskom meču (13,5-32,5), danas dobijamo priliku da se revanširamo Ukrajincima!  Predstavljamo vam > Srbija Tim vs. Team Ukraine, Blitz...


    NMGODBLESS Mar 23, 2017, 6:00 AM

    We are hosting a 2+1 mins bullet tournament, which will start by 12 noon and when you  click on Live chess, then click on tournament, it is tag as NAIJA 1ST 2+1 MIN. ONCE YOU JOIN THROUGH A LAPTOP OR TABS, YOU CAN...

  • Howell 'Victorious Veteran' At Winter Chess Classic

    PeterDoggers Mar 22, 2017, 3:47 AM

    At 26 he was the oldest player in the field, but ended up winning the $5,000 first prize. GM David Howell of England won the top group of the Winter Chess Classic in St. Louis, ahead of GMs Dariuz Swiercz of...

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