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pjuryk
pjuryk
Location: Sulechów, Poland
Joined: 2/7/16
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Ameryka2000
Ameryka2000
Location: Poland
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Piterfull
Piterfull
Location: Poland
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ziebastik
ziebastik
Location: International
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balonfifa959
balonfifa959
Location: Poland
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  • The Amazing Chess Illusion

    Most people are fascinated by optical illusions. Indeed it is a very strange feeling that what you see with your own eyes is not exactly what it is. This reminds me of the punchline to the old joke that I already mentioned in this article: "who ... | Read More

  • Levenfish Panov-Botvinniks Botvinnik’s Gruenfeld

    Now to make sense out of that title containing the names of four players.Grigory Yakovlev Levenfish was born March 21, 1889 (March 9 at the time in the old calendar) in Piotrkow, Poland in the Russian Empire. He died February 9, 1961 in Moscow, US... | Read More

  • 5000 users in Live Chess!

    Just wanted to share we just hit 5000 users online in Live Chess! To all Chess.com members: Thank you for your patience and support! Anybody remembers our 100-users celebration? :) EDIT: Max users history: 100 users (2008), 1000 users (20... | Read More

  • About Chess.com

    Chess.com is #1 in online chess... But who are we? Where did Chess.com come from? Where are we going? The BeginningChess.com started in 2005 when two friends — Jay and Erik (that's me!) — decided the world needed a better chess websi... | Read More

  • Attacking a Piece

    Piotr Linek asks: When I play the Sicilian with the sequence 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 as Black, I don’t even think about it and automatically play …e6 because I find it stronger as it attacks white’s Knight and forces it to retreat... | Read More


    • Week of February 8, 2016

      Pairings for the Slow Chess League have been posted for the Week of February 1, 2016:  2016/02 League Qualifier Round 1Round 2Round 3 Round 1 - Feb 1-7 101 tomek188 (0.0,1896) vs. Wing-T (0.0,1876)  102 Kar Elus (0.0,1749) vs. Ian (0.0,18... | Read More

      • SirIvanhoe
      • | Feb 8, 2016
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    • Week of February 1, 2016

      Pairings for the Slow Chess League have been posted for the week of February 1, 2016:   2016/02 League Qualifier 101 tomek188 (0.0,1896) vs. Wing-T (0.0,1876)102 Kar Elus (0.0,1749) vs. Ian (0.0,1800)  103 Bondguy (0.0,1704) vs. plato (0.0... | Read More

      • SirIvanhoe
      • | Feb 2, 2016
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    • Charge of the light brigade or My first league experience

      The first (or second, as in this year) Sunday of January is traditionally the date of the Grand Finale of the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity, probably the most widely known Polish charity action. Together with my daughter, we support the act... | Read More

      • AdamPitula
      • | Jan 16, 2016
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    • Wish you were here or The second tournament in Collegium Minus

      It seems that we have successfully started building a tradition. Just as we planned, in November, the second edition of the “Szachy w Harmonijce” tournament took place. This time we were no novices and preparations went fairly smoothly. As ... | Read More

      • AdamPitula
      • | Dec 4, 2015
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    • The Blue Apron Inn or My Thursday tournaments

      The inconspicuous building in the picture below houses the oldest operating inn in Toruń, The Blue Apron. Founded in 1489, although not as old as the famous Wurstkuchl in Regensburg, which I visited two years ago during the Chess Train trip, it i... | Read More

      • AdamPitula
      • | Sep 13, 2015
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