It was the first Seattle Weekend Swiss of the year, and there was plenty of fake drama. Writes Joseph Truelson:..........
Joseph didn't know what to play. His opponent had a seemingly won game. Like he had done so many times before, he had blunde... | Read More
Watch for upcoming Slow Chess League games on the live chess server this week:
Upcoming Games Schedule
Mon 8th of Feb 2016 22:00 - 101 xjian77 (1.0,2011) v Paul Postma (1.0,1422) Tue 9th of Feb 2016 08:00 - 107 Serge Ledan (0.0,1398) v Sub... | Read More
Pairings for the Slow Chess League have been posted for the Week of February 1, 2016:
2016/02 League Qualifier
Round 1Round 2Round 3
Round 1 - Feb 1-7
101 tomek188 (0.0,1896) vs. Wing-T (0.0,1876) 102 Kar Elus (0.0,1749) vs. Ian (0.0,18... | Read More
I have been playing the same old openings for years, therefore recently I started looking around for new openings to try and excite my old brain. For white at least I have found the answer in the Stonewall Attack. I have my friend David Rodin to t... | Read More
In the middle of 2015, a few simply fabolous games were played. Perhaps the most astonishing was the one played by Wei Yi against Bruzon Batista, and this is one I hope to cover in a later blog.
However, another game received almost as much atten... | Read More