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  • scotch
    Online Sep 21, 2007

    Diego Diego | Argentina, Argentina

    Joined: Aug 9, 2007

  • colbrano
    Online Jun 19, 2008

    scotch coldturn | ohio, United States

    Joined: Jun 19, 2008

  • gscotch
    Online Jul 12, 2009

    glass scotch | london, United Kingdom

    Joined: Jul 4, 2009

  • ScotchIndian
    Online Jan 17, 2010

    Scotch Game | Samsun, Turkey

    Joined: Jan 4, 2010

  • ScotchEfftect
    Online Jul 7, 2010

    Scotch Effect | lol...., United States

    Joined: Feb 8, 2010

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  • Master Path Study Plan: The Opening!

    News Oct 28, 2016, 2:17 PM

    Target Skill Range: Master Path (Rated 2000-2199) Acquire the knowledge you need to approach the opening with confidence and achieve success! Tasks: Learn About Advanced Opening Preparation Expand Your...

  • How Past Masters Can Help Your Game

    IM Silman Jan 21, 2016, 4:42 AM

    I’ve gone out of my way to write articles about the importance of balance; everyone needs both tactical and positional/strategic skills (you also need endgame skills, but at the moment we will concentrate...

  • Garry Kasparov And The Scotch Opening

    GM BryanSmith Oct 29, 2015, 3:21 AM

    After Anatoly Karpov came Garry Kasparov, the 13th world champion. Kasparov took opening preparation to possibly the most extreme level of any champions before or since. His deep explorations, with the help of a...

  • The Best Game Of Millionaire Chess Contest Winner

    pete Oct 19, 2015, 3:39 AM

    The Millionaire Chess Open concluded last week in Las Vegas with a dramatic win in the open section by world-number-two Hikaru Nakamura, who took home $100,000 as the top prize in the world's richest open chess...

  • Nellie

    batgirl Apr 19, 2015, 1:45 PM

    1892 "BCM"      In 1894 Nellie Love Marshall Showalter, the wife of then U.S. Chess Champion, Jackson Whipps Showalter, played Mrs. Harriet Worrell, the wife of the renowned chess player who had died in 1878,...

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  • Scotch opening, Arabian mate, and a gambit

    Berkowick Mar 16, 2017, 7:03 PM

    Hello guys, it's me FM(Fm stands for fun master)_Berkowick. Today i'll be telling you about an interesting checkmate, a gambit line good for playing in casual games, and to follow up, some d4(queen's pawn) defenses...

  • Intermediate: A opening, a defense, and a checkmate!

    Berkowick Mar 15, 2017, 9:51 AM

    Hey guys it's me FM_Berkowick (FM stands for Fun master) and today i'll be telling you about 2 openings, 2 defenses against queen's pawn, a tip and a checkmate! First the opening. Name of the opening:  Four Knights...

  • strong openings and defenses that I play! (These won me a tournament!)

    Berkowick Mar 12, 2017, 11:43 AM

    Hi guys, it's me FM_Berkowick(FM stands for fun master) Today I'll be sharing some strong openings and defenses that i play Thank you to magnuts carelson for being a good friend. Fallow him, he's a good chess player! The...

  • Bookmark Smarts.

    brigatine-66 Mar 12, 2017, 8:36 AM

    Hello everyone. I decided to share all of my study bookmarks web site links on my desktop with all of my friends here on chess.com. Showing all the subjects I have studied  over the last four years or so since I...

  • Scotch Opening 4...Nf6

    sjijchess Mar 2, 2017, 6:53 PM

    Learn Scotch Opening 5...Nf6 Test yourself playing White: Test yourself playing Black:

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  • The Birthday of Big Sister Krista

    KiriyamaTetora Mar 26, 2017, 6:31 AM

    hi all this information for celebrate the birthday of my dear friend and Big sister off chess.com Krista  Happy Birthday Big Sister Master of the Scotch Opening 

  • Daily Chess Improvement 17/3/16

    NMShrillShooter Mar 17, 2017, 2:32 AM

    Daily Chess Improvement 17/3/16 Attack in chess!! Whether you are a positional player or attacking player,you must learn to attack.Best way to learn to attack is watch games of Mikhail Tal the best attacking player...

  • Danny Rd 6

    Torkil Mar 3, 2017, 2:03 PM

    Here's Danny's win from round 6. I'm pretty impressed, the level is pretty high throughout the game. Also you knew your way around the opening quite surely - did you do some prep or have we discussed so many Scotch...

  • Scotch opening

    robertrange Jan 19, 2017, 3:14 PM

    Scotch Opening 1 e4 e5 2 Nf3 Nc6 3 d4 (D) Black to play In the previous two chapters, we have seen several methods for White to seek an advantage in the centre, most of them based on long-term planning and very...

  • Inspired By Karjakin, Carlsen Gets 1st Tata Steel Win

    PeterDoggers Jan 15, 2017, 12:11 PM

    Copying Sergey Karjakin's remarkable 6.a3 in the Najdorf, Magnus Carlsen scored a good win today versus Radoslaw Wojtaszek in round two of the Tata Steel Chess Tournament. Pentala Harikrishna won...

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