Yesterday I finished my 1000th rated bullet game on chess.com. Luckily, I was able to win that one due to an early blunder of my opponent.
The opinions about bullet chess differ extremely: While it is great fun for some people (f.e. me), other... | Read More
Recently there have been alot of people claiming i have been using chess engines in blitz play, and it escalated a moment ago when i beat a certain FM under the nickname kot 60 2-0. In the second game he claimed i was using computer help and that ... | Read More
Chess. E-Sports. What are these two things, really, and why are they mentioned together?
First of all, you may ask, what is chess? Seeing as you're on chess.com, I'll assume you already know. Hopefully.
But what is E-Sports? Is it...sport? Accor... | Read More
Kholmov used to produce brilliant games and now and then could beat any of the Soviet elite..........when he was not altogether drunk. From the long list of stories and jokes arising from his habit, here is one as told by Karpov:
The game starts ... | Read More
Here is my game from the Michael Lee Simul on 6/11.
Before the simul, IM Michael Lee gave a good lecture with great analysis of two of his games, one of them a win against a GM.
The event location was good (the same room as the state champions... | Read More