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    Online May 4, 2013

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    Joined: May 4, 2013

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    Online Dec 19, 2016

    Free Ratings | Singapore

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  • PRO Chess League Official Rules

    PROChessLeague Jan 10, 2017, 1:28 PM

    PRO Chess League Rules as of 1/31/2017: A. Eligibility and Team Makeup   A.1. Team rosters A lineup is the four players you are using each match. A roster is the total list of players you have...

  • Who Was The Best World Chess Champion In History?

    IM DanielRensch Jan 3, 2017, 10:12 AM

    What if we had a time machine? What if we could bring all the greatest chess players in history together, removing any advantages of opening theory or other evolved knowledge of our game for a super-tournament? What...

  • Don't Worry About Your Rating

    NM danheisman Dec 7, 2016, 2:44 AM

    The rating system is very accurate. That's obviously good... ...but it's also potentially bad. Humans can't help but be affected by perceptions. When players first start rated play, they are often unaware of...

  • How To Watch Carlsen vs Nakamura

    pete Oct 26, 2016, 12:26 PM

    [Editor's note: The full broadcast replay of the match can be viewed on Twitch here.] This is it. Magnus Carlsen vs Hikaru Nakamura with everything on the line: the Grandmaster Blitz Battle Championship to...

  • Better Than Ratings? Chess.com's New 'CAPS' System

    IM DanielRensch Oct 24, 2016, 2:47 PM

    One of the most exciting projects I've contributed to since joining the Chess.com team (eight years ago and counting) is being revealed today.  Chess.com's Computer Aggregated Precision Score (or CAPS)...

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  • A "hard fought" game: Lakeridge Chess Tournament Rounds 4-5

    Joseph_Truelson Feb 16, 2017, 9:56 AM

    Joseph Levine confidently looks at the camera before his first move in the first round. At least I think it's a confident look. As I'm not sure, I probably shouldn't say anything else, or else I will get fired and...


    001GENERAL_GRIEVOUS Feb 15, 2017, 12:51 AM

    Even though I lost my queen in this game, I still kept the Jeremy Silman attitude of mental toughness mentioned in his AWESOME book "The Amateur's Mind" and kept playing the game and eventually got my opponents...

  • The FIRST BIG Showdown: PCL Week 6

    shaun Feb 13, 2017, 11:56 PM

    Boom baby!  Not only were my predictions Top Friggin' notch last week, all of my featured predictions were correct.  Every. Single. One. Read it and weep, (or rejoice, you know, pending on what teams you...

  • Dragons topple League-leading Towers with brilliancies from Razvan & Bindi

    TorontoDragons Feb 13, 2017, 2:17 PM

    OK, truth to be told, we were a bit apprehensive about this one.  The London Towers were leading the whole League in the number of games won (we were back in 4th place tied with Marseille).  Britain has an annual...

  • January 2016 – January 2017

    Frank_Je Feb 10, 2017, 6:15 AM

    I got my personal wake-up call the other day: Lazy Frank! Go and type something about your chess life!  Thanks for waking me up, Frank. :-) So here I go: I have to work through a whole year from January 2016 to...

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