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Location: Philippines
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Location: Indore, India
Joined: 5/10/12
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Location: baroda, Ireland
Joined: 12/16/10
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  • Alekhine's Defense: World Champion Openings

    Alexander Alekhine won the title from Jose Raul Capablanca in their 1927 match. The Franco-Russian master had an unusually wide opening repertoire compared to the earlier champions, and he loved to experiment with different openings. So while A... | Read More

  • The Complete Nimzo Indian

    Aron Nimzowisch is one of the great thinkers in chess, and his greatest opening contribution to the opening is the Nimzo Indian Defense. The Nimzo Indian evinces some of the great struggles in chess. Bishop or knight? Are doubled pawns s... | Read More

  • The Mysterious Chess Doctor

    There are many famous personalities in the history of chess. People talk about them, write books about them and follow their games. But there is an even bigger number of unknown chess players who never achieved any great tournament results or disc... | Read More

  • Riding the Winds of Fashion, Part 2

    In Part One of Riding The Winds Of Fashion, I talked about the Hübner Variation of the Nimzo-Indian and how, at one time, it was one of the most fashionable openings in the world. In the main example (Bruce Leverett – Silman, National O... | Read More

  • WCC day 5

    Hi guys, Carlsen suceeded in drawing blood today - as he beat Anand in 58 moves with the white pieces This game took over 5 and a half hours until Anand finally threw in the towel Ya... So Anand Equalized out of the opening fairly quickly ... | Read More


    • Gibraltar Masters – A good start to 2016

      After our wonderful time in New Zealand we had a week to recover before I was off again. In the three weeks we were away new tenants had moved in and I spent a lot of the week tidying up after the mice and making the house habitable. Hopefully we'... | Read More

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    • Minority (Attack) Report

      You have to give to get. Chess is no different. What makes it so difficult (for me) is assessing whether we have gained more than we have lost.   Following on from my blog entry (https://www.chess.com/blog/blohmoremoney/my-first-journey-into-th... | Read More

    • Embarrassing Loss

      Hey guys, still fighting to imrove my game play. I am sorry to say that my last game was, utterly embarrassing. However, I'll share my misery and you can all get a good laugh at my poor play. I only ask that you take a moment as you gasp for air t... | Read More

      • Sare321
      • | Jan 20, 2016
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    • Put to the Test: Akobian’s French

      Check out the original post here! Last Saturday, Nicholas N. asked “Is there a chance you have a game with the French Defense winning?” Unfortunately, I’m not a French player, and because I haven’t played 1 e4 since I was in elementary s... | Read More

    • Model Game Nimzo Indian Saemisch by Aronian

      I started looking at this game on a plane trip and was mesmerised.   For a while I've been looking at expanding my Black opening repetoire against 1. d4 by including the Nimzo Indian, and this recent game from the Sinquefield by Aronian is simply... | Read More


Video Lessons



  • King's Indian Defense

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    King's Indian Defense belongs to the Indian Defense family of openings and is characterised by the early fianchetoeing of the black dark-squared bishop on g7. It is a sharp opening and it has always been a very popular choice for black ever ... Read More »

  • Dutch Defense

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    The Dutch Defense 1. d4 f5 is an attempt to create an imbalance in the position on move one and prepare for a King-side attack by Black. Most common variations are The Classical: 1. d4 f5 2. Nf3 Nf6 3. g3 e6 (and a later d6); The Stonewall: 1. d4 ... Read More »

  • Black Knight's Tango

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    The Black Knights' Tango (also known as the Mexican Defense or Kevitz–Trajkovic Defense) is a chess opening beginning with the moves: 1. d4 Nf62. c4 Nc6This position can also be reached by transposition, for example 1.c4 Nf6, 1.d4 ... Read More »

  • Modern Benoni

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    The Modern Benoni is a chess opening that begins with the moves 1.d4 Nf6 2.c4 c5 3.d5 e6. It is classified under the ECO codes A60–A79. After the initial moves, Black proceeds to capture on d5, creating a majority of black pawns... Read More »

  • Old Indian Defense

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    The Old Indian Defense is a chess opening defined by the moves: 1. d4 Nf62. c4 d6This opening is distinguished from the King's Indian Defense by Black developing his king's bishop on e7 rather than the fianchetto at g7. Mikhail Chigo... Read More »