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  • Martin Villemson's Gambit's Thumbnail

    Martin Villemson's Gambit

    batgirl Dec 2, 2015, 8:16 PM

         Many openings go by various names. The opening(s) we'll be looking at below not only go by many names, but the situations, like gambits themselves, can get messy, muddy and uncertain very quickly.     ...

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    Pandolfini's Mailbag: Speed Chess -- The Good

    NM brucepandolfini May 1, 2015, 12:08 PM

    Topic for May/June: The Endgame (Please start submitting questions concerning the above topic for the next column. Questions different from the above theme should be submitted to other Chess.com departments.)   The...

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    Pandolfini's Mailbag: Lost In Losing

    NM brucepandolfini Mar 28, 2015, 1:06 AM

    Topic for next month: Speed Chess (Please start submitting questions concerning the above topic for the next column. Questions different from the above theme should be submitted to other Chess.com departments.)   Question...

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  • U.S. Women's Chess Championship Line Up Announced!'s Thumbnail

    U.S. Women's Chess Championship Line Up Announced!

    strani Sep 3, 2009, 9:28 AM

    Very exciting stuff to come from Saint Louis as The Chess Club and Scholastic Center released the following press release regarding the upcoming US Women's Chess Championship! I for one am really excited about the...

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    Summer events threatened

    FM FM_Eric_Schiller Jul 4, 2009, 6:47 PM

    The Swine Flu threatens to wreak havoc with major chess events this summer. England is expecting 100,000 new cases per day this August. If a player or member of staff falls ill, whole events will need to be shut...

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  • Celebrity Chess Match: Hutch vs Urschel's Thumbnail

    Celebrity Chess Match: Hutch vs Urschel

    ChessTV Jul 6, 2017, 4:09 PM

    It's a pro football player vs a video game streamer in this amateur celebrity chess match. Watch this replay of Urschel vs Hutch with educational commentary by IM Danny Rensch

  • High-Level Entertainment: Pawns Are the Soul of Chess!'s Thumbnail

    High-Level Entertainment: Pawns Are the Soul of Chess!

    IM Keaton87 Oct 17, 2013, 6:32 PM

    Who needs the first rank? Today IM Keaton Kiewra takes a look at two games that more closely resemble the childhood game "pawn football." First one to the other side wins! Actually, in both cases White had good...

  • High-Level Entertainment: The Conquering King!'s Thumbnail

    High-Level Entertainment: The Conquering King!

    IM Keaton87 Sep 17, 2013, 11:08 PM

    The king is not dead, long live the king! Today we get to see the king act like a kickoff return man in football as he outruns the entire enemy army en route to safety. Often, when you're able to march him up the...

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  • Chess Beyond Barriers - The Story of IM Zoltan Sarosy's Thumbnail

    Chess Beyond Barriers - The Story of IM Zoltan Sarosy

    EndeavourMorse Oct 12, 2017, 10:50 AM

    Chess Beyond Barriers - The Story of IM Zoltan Sarosy I am constantly fascinated by the relationship between chess improvement and the age of participants. Thus there is no surprise that I read anything on the...

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    The Daily SitzFleisch

    threadbane Oct 11, 2017, 7:04 AM

    Over the board, carrying on in a hopeless position makes a little bit of sense, since blunders occur in time trouble, like touch-move mistakes and accidental stalemates, but in Daily Format there comes a time to...

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    Queenstown Chess Championships - Finalization

    TyrantTick Oct 10, 2017, 4:32 AM

           It's Tuesday. Just three more days till I make the four hour journey to Singapore! As expected, I'm really excited. I doubt I'll win anything, but my aim is to have fun in my first tourney, get a grip on...

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