Next month, there's a world chess championship match in New York City, and the two competitors, the assembled grandmasters, the budding chess prodigies, the older chess fans — everyone paying attention — will know this indisputable fact: A com... | Read More
So today, I was going for a big mission: to defend my title as the champion of SMAK 6 Cup Chess Competition. However, I knew that it won't be anything near easy, since I must be better than the other 15 players (whereas last year's competition was... | Read More
How much do we push ourselves in the search for the Chess truth? How easily do you give up on ideas or never search for that extra move. Are you willing to dig and dig?
I had such a moment when analysing my game on the White side of the Slav Defe... | Read More
THE WHITE KING
A White King once reigned from a throne
Safe behind walls of high stone.
Though his castles were doubled,
Still he was troubled,
'Cause his Queen had gone out on her own.
Rob Anderson (4/22/2010) | Read More
In this blog, I will examine a few chess traps ... and what makes them work. OK? (Look for the free PDF book by Bill Wall! See the Google search link - above.)
And be sure to visit my main web site, I have two pages devoted to traps. (First pa... | Read More