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    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...

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    Chess Cyborg: Chess Teachers And Chess Books

    IM Silman Feb 9, 2017, 2:55 AM

    This article is a bit different in that I’ve written about chess books and I’ve written about chess coaches, but I’ve never blended the two together. In doing so, I will show you how your chess...

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    Don’t Mock The Mockingbird

    IM Silman Dec 8, 2016, 4:33 AM

    This week we’re going to look at the games of the Chess.com member Mockingbird2, who is majoring in chemical engineering but thinks he can become a chess master in another two years. At the moment he’s...

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    Upcoming Live Team Matches

    Lone_Bird960 Mar 27, 2017, 6:02 AM

    Hello Team. We are going to have 2 live team matches with Christian Homeschool  https://www.chess.com/groups/view/christian-homeschool-team on 4/8/17 Saturday: a 1/0 bullet match followed by a 3/0 blitz match 8...



    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...

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    Световна лига 960 2017 Трети кръг

    Nqmaime Mar 22, 2017, 1:49 AM

    Здравейте! На 31 март започва срещата ни с Русия. Няма нужда да ви казвам, че в момента това е най-силният отбор и се приема за изненада, ако не спечели лигата, в която участва. Но това не означава, че ще се дадем...

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    ChessCenter: Is Chess The Next eSport?

    ChessCenter Aug 27, 2016, 1:09 AM

    Magnus Carlsen's big win vs Grischuk shattered viewer records for live-streamed chess, surpassing games like Minecraft and Call of Duty. Are blitz and bullet chess streams the next big eSport? Plus, get the details...

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    ChessCenter: Nakamura, MVL Win Blitz Battles

    ChessCenter May 13, 2016, 3:04 PM

    The ChessCenter team is back to recap the last two Blitz Battles, where Nakamura and MVL really showed off their bullet chess skills. One of the top 10 players in the world lost a match but signed up for a chance...

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    Death Match 29: Vachier-Lagrave vs Andreikin -- Highlights

    ChessTV Dec 5, 2014, 6:35 AM

    Did you miss the highest-rated Death Match in Chess.com history? Or do you just want to relive the glory of MVL vs. Andreikin? Either way, join GM Simon Williams and GM David Smerdon and enjoy these highlights...

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    The Elusive "Plan".

    doxprezi Mar 24, 2017, 3:55 PM

    Anyone who is serious abut improving their chess has heard about the importance of planning. Masters and Grand-masters stress the point of planning, coining phrases like "It is better to have a bad plan than no...

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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!...

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    A Theoretical Framework for Adult Improvement

    Milliern Mar 15, 2017, 3:28 PM

    I’m constantly thinking about how to improve at chess, how to analyze metrics to determine improvement, and trying to understand how improving works.  One of the world-shifting understandings I’ve come to has been...

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