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  • Is This The Future Of Chess?'s Thumbnail

    Is This The Future Of Chess?

    GM Gserper Apr 15, 2017, 10:26 PM

    GM Emil Sutovsky recently posted some shocking news on his Facebook page: a computer program, Ponanza, beat the best shogi player in the world. Not only that, but the computer program pretty much introduced a novelty...

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    Oddities In The Classic Bishop Sacrifice

    IM Silman Mar 23, 2017, 12:53 AM

    Every chess player knows about the classic bishop sacrifice. And everyone wants to smash that light-squared bishop into h7, drag the screaming-in-terror enemy king from its pawn cover, and execute it as its army...

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    Rashid Nezhmetdinov's Best Game Prizes

    IM Silman Mar 9, 2017, 3:21 AM

    After showing all of Tal’s 15 best game prizes in my previous article, it struck me that many Chess.com members might not have heard of Rashid Nezhmetdinov (born 1912, died 1974), who tied with Karpov...

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  • Ruy Lopez: The Verdict On 4...Nf6's Thumbnail

    Ruy Lopez: The Verdict On 4...Nf6

    GM vegasicilia Jan 23, 2016, 3:40 PM

    GM Ivan Sokolov continues his lesson on in-depth Ruy Lopez theory with the most common fourth move, …Nf6. If you play the Ruy Lopez from either side, you absolutely must know the consequences of this move. Learn...

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    Best Play Against the Smith-Morra - Part 3!

    IM Nezhmet Jul 4, 2013, 4:44 PM

    IM Mark Ginsburg continues his series on how to deal with the Smith-Morra Gambit by showing how Black should tackle some early sidelines in the Evans Defence. How to respond to Lenderman's early e5 lunge (the Nf6-g4-e5...

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    Thematic Openings: The Dark Square Repertoire - Part 2

    GM EugenePerelshteyn Mar 20, 2013, 11:43 PM

    With his second video, GM Perelshtyen provides more proof that a repertoire built around positional themes and thematic ideas can work at the highest level! He reviews his own games, highlighting the critical moments...

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    One from Greco

    Ziryab Apr 26, 2017, 2:14 PM

    The oldest English language book that presents games from Gioachino Greco (c.1600 - c. 1634) is Francis Beale, The Royall Art of Chesse-Play (London 1656). This book contains 154 games attributed to Greco, as well...

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    Hou Yifan shocks Fabiano Caruana and Magnus Carlsen at Grenke Classic

    Aarao Apr 22, 2017, 6:33 AM

    The world’s No1 woman player crushed Caruana and gave Carlsen a scare to lead the Grenke Classic field with 2.5 points after three of the seven rounds   The world’s No1 woman player, Hou Yifan, enters Saturday’s...

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    jojo

    carl_jung Apr 21, 2017, 5:35 AM

    [Event "Rated game"][Site "https://lichess.org/Iyfefob1"][Date "2017.03.04"][White "BosonHiggs"][Black "jodydejesus"][Result "0-1"][WhiteElo "2306"][BlackElo "2260"][PlyCount "72"][Variant "Standard"][TimeControl...

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