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  • Kasparov: What Went Wrong?'s Thumbnail

    Kasparov: What Went Wrong?

    GM Gserper Aug 19, 2017, 9:06 PM

    The St. Louis rapid and blitz tournament was definitely the most anticipated chess event of the year. Even people who remember chess only when they see a puzzle in the Sunday column of their local newspaper...

  • Do You Know How To Promote A Pawn?'s Thumbnail

    Do You Know How To Promote A Pawn?

    GM Gserper Aug 12, 2017, 5:14 PM

    The question in the title of the article might surprise you. Indeed, what can be easier than pushing your pawn to the back rank and choosing a piece you want it to become? In reality, there are more problems...

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    How To Watch Grischuk vs Rapport Speed Chess Champs Today

    pete Aug 3, 2017, 3:03 AM

    One of the best blitz chess players ever will face a young but supremely talented challenger today as GM Alexander Grischuk battles GM Richard Rapport in the first round of the 2017 Speed Chess Championship,...

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  • Kasparov's Ultimate Ending?'s Thumbnail

    Kasparov's Ultimate Ending?

    FM MikeKlein Aug 19, 2017, 9:23 PM

    Septuagenarian Rex Sinquefield, one of the biggest St. Louis Cardinals fans, has seen many of his favorite team's 11 World Series Game Sevens. Today he got to play one of his own. With the "Ultimate Moves" team...

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    On 2nd Try, Aronian Gets St. Louis Win

    FM MikeKlein Aug 18, 2017, 3:14 PM

    In the end, love wins. On the final day of the St. Louis Rapid and Blitz, when several players brought their families to the tournament hall, GM Levon Aronian had to think about his significant other from...

  • Karjakin Nearly Perfect But Aronian Extends Lead In St. Louis's Thumbnail

    Karjakin Nearly Perfect But Aronian Extends Lead In St. Louis

    FM MikeKlein Aug 17, 2017, 9:30 PM

    Today was a day for short sleeves and short memories. At day four of the inaugural St. Louis Rapid and Blitz, the time control shrank to five minutes per side with a three-second delay. That means, unlike with...

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  • Secrets Of A Blitz Master: Making Plans's Thumbnail

    Secrets Of A Blitz Master: Making Plans

    GM Dlugy Mar 23, 2017, 1:59 PM

    Who says you can't make a plan for blitz chess? GM Dlugy tells you the secrets of masterful blitz play, and it all begins with making a plan to win straight from the opening.

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    Kasparov Still On Form!

    GM vegasicilia May 21, 2016, 5:38 AM

    Garry Kasparov recently proved he was still among the world’s best blitz chess players when he performed well in an extended tournament with three of the current world’s top 10: Hikaru Nakamura, Wesley So, and Fabiano...

  • Best Blitz Openings: Bb5 Sicilian's Thumbnail

    Best Blitz Openings: Bb5 Sicilian

    GM Dlugy Jul 6, 2015, 6:59 PM

    How do some of the top players in the world respond to the aggressive Sicilian Defense? GM Maxim Dlugy shows you one of the main weapons in White’s openings arsenal: the Bb5 Sicilian. This solid opening is...

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  • Dominating Class A Players (1800-1999)'s Thumbnail

    Dominating Class A Players (1800-1999)

    Path2GrandMaster Aug 19, 2017, 7:05 PM

        Class A Players: Game #1   Just a cool sicillian game in which I dominated a strong 1873 opponent...       Class A Players: Game #2   Here is a recent game vs a 1873 in which I lose on time.  Unfortunately,...

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    Dominating Top Experts (2199-2399)

    Path2GrandMaster Aug 19, 2017, 5:36 PM

     Top Experts: Game #1 Absolute domination versus top chess expert, Unenbahlam, rated 2214! My strong opponent tried to throw me off with a strange opening move...within four moves his game was lost.        Top...

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    August Simul 2017

    WGM WGM_Adriana_Nikolova Aug 18, 2017, 10:48 AM

    Simultaneous with WGM ADRIANA NIKOLOVA  on Saturday (26.08.2017) at 9:00p.m.UTC/GMT +4, 8:00p.m. (Eastern Europ. Time) GMT+2 hours, 1:00p.m. New York Time, 6:00p.m. London (UK) Time The time control would be 60min+10sec. per...

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