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FM MikeKlein Aug 17, 2017, 9:30 PM
Today was a day for short sleeves and short memories. At day four of the inaugural St. Louis Rapid and Blitz, the time control shrank to five minutes per side with a three-second delay. That means, unlike with...
Path2GrandMaster Aug 14, 2017, 11:28 AM
Due to the fact that I have been playing (and winning) against stronger opponents, I decided to start "Chess Gems: Volume 3", which will include my games versus expert chess players. Because of the number of wins,...
Milliern Aug 10, 2017, 9:22 PM
A friend (1800-ish rated) of mine calls openings a "black hole," because of the massive content of opening ideas and move, and the complete time-suck that studying openings constitutes. Despite having never really...
MidnasLament Aug 6, 2017, 5:04 PM
I played a 15/10 standard game tonight and got paired with a 1700 player for the first time. Yikes! Umm wasn't expecting that! Although I know my chances aren't so good against someone 200 points higher rated...