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  • How Past Masters Can Help Your Game

    I’ve gone out of my way to write articles about the importance of balance; everyone needs both tactical and positional/strategic skills (you also need endgame skills, but at the moment we will concentrate on tactics and strategy). To add a... | Read More

  • Spicy Gambits Video Series

    Gambits are an important part of chess. Although most of them come from White’s initiative, there are also many sound counter gambits for Black that have developed over time. Understanding how to play with and against gambits is important fo... | Read More

  • The Northern Gambit

    The Northern Gambit   The moves of the  Danish or Northern Gambit are 1. e4 e5  2. d4 exd4 3. c3 -   after which Black can accept the gambit with 3...dxc3 or decline it in a variety of ways. The Danish or Northern Gambit      As t... | Read More

  • The Northern Gambit II

    Danish Gambits of Dr. Lindehn Non-Danish Gambits of Dr. Lindehn - Dr. Lindehn's Games at Odds  The Northern Gambit Part I | Read More

  • Readers’ Games, Questions and Comments, Part 7

    GOOD OR BAD? Mordecai10 asked: I have just completed part 1 of your Test Your Chess Understanding articles, and I wasn’t completely satisfied by one aspect of your solutions. In your solution to puzzle 2, you say the following: &lsquo... | Read More


    • A Game in the Danish Gambit

      I don't like gambits. I prefer solid, positional play. Every once in a while, though, I indulge my inner attacking maniac and play a particular opening, the Danish Gambit. Most of the time, it doesn't work; the gambit is declined, and the game pro... | Read More

    • 2016 Monroeville April Showers

      Unfortunately none of the experts (including one of the parents rated 2176) showed up. Going out to Monroeville every time is too much dedication. I also didn't get a lot of sleep, so my play was not the cleanest. Also, Tom Magar wasn't there to ... | Read More

    • Gambits & Countergambits

      Just a short glossary of some dynamic choices for black and white, for my own personal reference. Danish Gambit King's Gambit, Muzio Gambit King's Gambit, Falkbeer Countergambit Queen's Gambit, Albin Countergambit Giuoco Piano, Evan... | Read More

    • Danish Gambit

      In the Danish Gambit, White gives up a pawn for quick development. In for a penny, in for a pound as they say, and most gambiteers immediately give up a second pawn which, if accepted, results in the following position and start of this bloggame. ... | Read More

      • Ultraman81
      • | Feb 25, 2016
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    • Göring Gambit

      GÖRING GAMBIT 1.e4 e5 2.d4 exd4 3.Nf3 Nc6 4.c3   INDEX 1. Introduction 2. Game with analysis 3. Complete text of the analysis of the game 4. Conclusion 5. Other blogs of mine on this opening   1. Introduction Although the game ... | Read More


  • 2 New Chess Mentor Courses from FM Eric Schiller!

    Chess.com has commited to releasing at LEAST one new course every month for Chess Mentor. In January you got awesome new courses from IM Jeremy Silman and one from our very own Bill Wall (both EXCELLENT courses!!). For February we are releasing tw... | Read More

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  • Rex Gambit!!!

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  • Danish Gambit

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    The Danish Gambit is an ultra-agressive opening for white. It is not commonly seen in tournament play since lines have been found to blunt it. It is still occasionally seen in amateur play though. In this gambit white sacks 3 pawns for one, hoping... Read More »

  • Fried Liver Attack

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     The Fried Liver Attack is a continuation of the Two Knights Defense. It is an aggressive gambit where white gives up a knight in exchange for poor king safety for black. This attack has not been proven decisive, especially under slower time cont... Read More »

  • Scandinavian Defense

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    The Scandinavian Defense (also known as the Center Counter) is the chess opening characterized by the first moves 1.e4 d5. Although played by quite a few grandmasters over the years, the Scandinavian is rarely played at the highest levels of ... Read More »

  • Dutch Defense

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    The Dutch Defense 1. d4 f5 is an attempt to create an imbalance in the position on move one and prepare for a King-side attack by Black. Most common variations are The Classical: 1. d4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 e6 (and a later d6); The Stonewall: 1. d4 ... Read More »