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    Girl Power In Chess

    GM Gserper Apr 22, 2017, 7:22 PM

    At of this writing, GM Hou Yifan is the sole leader of the super tournament in Baden Baden. Her play in this tournament so far is simply unbelievable and each game is a textbook example of good chess. Photo:...

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    La Apertura Trompowsky... ¡en 15 minutos!

    FM LuisFSiles Apr 21, 2017, 5:41 AM

    Se trata de una opción muy interesante con la que sacar al negro de las posiciones habituales del peón de dama. En los últimos tiempos hemos visto jugar la Apertura Trompowsky incluso a Magnus...

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    A Dama das Asneiras Defronta as Táticas

    louisathomas Apr 19, 2017, 1:22 PM

    No princípio, as tácticas eram uma perda de tempo. Elas eram algo para fazer quando me sentia impaciente, à espera na fileira ou enquanto a água estava a aquecer. Eu nunca...

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    Brilliant Wojtaszek Surging In Shamkir

    FM hellokostya Apr 29, 2017, 4:17 PM

    Shakhriyar Mamedyarov played with fire and lost today to an excellently prepared Radoslaw Wojtaszek in Round 8 of the Vugar Gashimov Memorial in Shamkir, Azerbaijan. This cut his full point lead to just half a point,...

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    Mamedyarov Maintains Firm Lead In Shamkir

    PeterDoggers Apr 28, 2017, 4:37 PM

    Shakhriyar Mamedyarov is getting closer and closer to tournament victory at the Vugar Gashimov Memorial in Shamkir, Azerbaijan. All games ended in draws on Friday, so the Azerbaijani grandmaster still has his...

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    Giri Dutch King In Reykjavik

    PeterDoggers Apr 28, 2017, 8:38 AM

    On the day that Dutch king Willem-Alexander turned 50, Anish Giri was the king in Reykjavik. The Dutch number one won the Reykjavik Open with an undefeated 8.5/10 score, and finished ahead of four grandmasters who...

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    Breaking 2000: Reflections and Plans for the Future

    German_MagnusCarlsen Apr 29, 2017, 4:32 PM

    I recently broke the 2000 barrier, so I thought this would be a suitable occasion to make a blog post discussing my reflections about reaching 2000 as well as my goals for the future. I would like to start by showing...

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    Chess Lesson #37: Winning Material Isn't Winning

    Korasoff Apr 28, 2017, 8:43 AM

    Thesis While being ahead in material is a tactical advantage, it is not a strategic advantage, and it is neither a necessary nor a sufficient condition for winning.   Argument After playing a few games of chess,...

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    Chess.com Dev Update: April 28, 2017

    News Apr 28, 2017, 8:35 AM

    Hey Chess.com! We really worked a lot on enhancements this week! In addition to completely reworking the chess board for the entire site to be more responsive, we are switching javascript libraries as well; moving...

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