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    Learning Chess Patterns Is Easy

    IM Silman Dec 29, 2016, 8:11 AM

    I recently noticed an article that tried to clarify what a pattern is. I found it quite agonizing since the writer didn’t understand patterns but was trying hard to isolate exactly what it was (a noble...

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    American Woman - Part I

    batgirl Dec 21, 2016, 11:34 AM

      Preface:      An official U.S. Women's Chess Championship has existed for nearly 80 years.  The USCF lists 1937 as the first year.  There have been many strong and important...

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    Am I Too Old For Chess?

    GM Gserper Dec 16, 2016, 4:44 AM

    I recently received a question from one of our fellow Chess.com members. Since I've heard this question many times, I decided to share my opinion on the subject. The question goes like this: "I am 25 years...

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    Liverpool Fans: RIP RONNIE MORAN 1934-2017

    RuneTonseth Mar 22, 2017, 2:05 PM

    Source:  http://www.liverpoolfc.com/news/first-team/257561-ronnie-moran-the-remarkable-life-of-mr-liverpool Liverpool FC is deeply saddened by the passing of club legend Ronnie Moran, aged 83. The revered former...

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    xlote Mar 16, 2017, 3:53 PM

    Well it was too good to be true, right!?!?  Our glory is ended as today we had 6 members banned for "Abuse of Community Guidelines".  That can range from some form of cheating, like multiple accounts or sharing...

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    Big Win Big Win English JoseDiaz JoseDiaz Mar 7, 2017, 3:00 AM 4,459 Reads 18 Comments Fun &

    kittyprint Mar 14, 2017, 12:52 PM

    Big Win English JoseDiaz Mar 7, 2017, 3:00 AM 4,459 Reads 18 Comments Fun & Trivia © 2017, José Diaz Links Interview with José Diaz More from JoseDiaz Gibraltar Thief Tata Chess Definer FollowComments GM_AndreiLibinsky...

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    Ilyumzhinov resigns… or does he? by Colin McGourty

    sontu1296 Mar 28, 2017, 8:00 AM

    The FIDE website today claimed that its President, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, announced his resignation yesterday at the end of the quarterly Presidential Board meeting in Athens. No sooner had that notice appeared,...

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    Nona Gaprindashvili. Fighting for Equality

    Spektrowski Mar 27, 2017, 2:46 PM

    A chapter from Nona Gaprindashvili's 1977 book I Prefer Risk. Many of her thoughts on women's chess still seem to be relevant even now, 40 years later. I've included some chess games to divide the wall of...

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    A Simple Blog About Chess

    SansTheComic1145 Mar 25, 2017, 7:25 PM

    This blog will be completely chess-related. No "Science" or looking for vulgar usernames, just chess. Feel free to comment on it.   For starters, I would like to know what YOU would like me to do. Should I start...

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