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    Master Path Study Plan: Strategy

    News Oct 28, 2016, 2:15 PM

    Target Skill Range: Master Path (Rated 2000-2199) Tasks: Learn the following master-level pawn structures. Master the art of maneuvering. Learn to use your pawns actively. Study the exploitation of pawn...

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    Wanna Buy The Brooklyn Bridge?

    GM Gserper Jul 18, 2016, 2:09 PM

    George C. Parker was a famous con man.  Here is what Wikipedia says about him: "He made his living conducting illegal sales of property he did not own, often New York's public landmarks, to unwary immigrants. The...

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    USA—USSR

    batgirl Jul 27, 2016, 11:27 AM

         In 1945, right after WWII ended, a team of United States players competed against a team of Soviet players in a chess match via radio. While the U.S. team expected stiff competition,...

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    Organizers Expel Suspected Cheater In Dubai

    PeterDoggers Apr 7, 2017, 6:41 AM

    An amateur player was suspected of cheating and was removed from the Dubai Open. The Indian player Jeel Shah, 21 years old and rated 1764, was removed from the tournament after he was suspected of cheating....

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    GM Arthur Bisguier, 1929-2017

    FM MikeKlein Apr 6, 2017, 8:57 AM

    GM Arthur Bisguier, one of America's greatest chess players of the 20th century, died on Wednesday at the age of 87 while in a care facility in Framingham, Massachusetts. The cause of death was respiratory failure. Cover...

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    World's Top 10 To Play At Norway Chess

    PeterDoggers Feb 17, 2017, 12:00 AM

    This week the organizers of the Altibox Norway Chess tournament announced a most spectacular field for the 2017 edition. The current world's top 10 will be playing. It's the organizers' (and sponsors'!)...

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    The Principle Of Two Weaknesses

    GM GMMelik Aug 2, 2016, 12:46 PM

    You may well have heard of the principle of two weaknesses, but do you know what it is? Have you seen it in action? GM Melik Khachiyan gives an unforgettable lesson in which he show how GM Paul Keres and World Champion...

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    Mikhail Botvinnik's Carlsbad Pawn Structure Plan

    GM dbojkov Dec 20, 2014, 5:30 AM

    Are you looking for a plan as White in the Carlsbad pawn structure? Look no further than the work of Mikhail Botvinnik, one of the greatest chess theoreticians of all time. GM Dejan Bojkov reviews Botvinnik’s...

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    Old School With Uncle Yermo: Complete Show From 4-7-14

    ChessTV Feb 23, 2015, 8:00 AM

    Take a lesson in the “old school” of chess with GM Alex Yermolinsky as he continues his discusson of Paul Keres's career into the "middle years." Enjoy this full replay of GM Yermolinksy’s...

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    Barcza - Keres. Estonia - Hungary Match 1957.

    simaginfan Apr 29, 2017, 2:17 AM

    In another post, I added a game by the neglected Hungarian Grandmaster Gideon Barcza.  He was, in the words of Gufeld, a Grandmaster when it meant something. May add more details on him later, but as an illustration...

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    What's important to become a better chess player?

    Die_Schanze Apr 25, 2017, 4:24 AM

    In the past i wondered much about my opening and forgot about what is really important in chess. I have cleared my bookshelf by giving some stuff to my chess club and selling most of the opening books and i will...

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    Great Chess Players: Leonid Stein

    GM GMRafaelLeitao Apr 10, 2017, 7:23 PM

    Who was Leonid Stein? For many people, the golden era of Soviet Chess was in the 60’s. Already recognized as the best of the world (with all the World Champions since 1948), and with the sport reaching its popularity...

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