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  • zeds69dead
    Online Jan 22, 2008

    Nick Sicilian | New York, United States

    Joined: Jan 22, 2008

  • Sicilian
    Online Mar 17, 2008

    United States

    Joined: Mar 17, 2008

  • ninoymalit
    Online Dec 2, 2015

    d,sicilian | jedha, k,s,a, Saudi Arabia

    Joined: Dec 22, 2008

  • SicilianTrainer
    Online Apr 6, 2009

    Sicilian Only | Deep in your mind, United States

    Joined: Apr 3, 2009

  • Sicilian27
    Online Apr 18, 2012

    Sicilian Defense | Sicily, Italy

    Joined: Jun 28, 2009

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  • American Woman - Part IV

    batgirl Feb 1, 2017, 11:15 AM

      Preface:      An official U.S. Women's Chess Championship has existed for nearly 80 years.  The USCF lists 1937 as the first year.  There have been many strong and important...

  • How To Understand Chess Openings

    IM Silman Jan 18, 2017, 10:05 PM

    The member alaskan asked:  “I would like to focus more on understanding rather than on lines, but almost all the opening books I can find focus on lines rather than on general ideas, so where...

  • When A Chess Pattern Backfires

    GM Gserper Dec 3, 2016, 9:31 AM

    Everyone agrees that knowledge of typical chess patterns is one of the main requirements for a chess player to become really strong. In our weekly column, we regularly analyze typical positional and tactical...

  • Key Moments In Time: Lasker’s Last Stand

    IM Silman Dec 1, 2016, 1:27 AM

    Most of us know that the legendary Emanuel Lasker was a philosopher and a world class mathematician — he earned his doctorate in math in 1902 and published a theorem which, even today, is critically important...

  • Game Analysis By Sam Shankland

    TigerChess Dec 3, 2016, 7:48 AM

    In this series, GM Sam Shankland provides in-depth analysis on a series of games played between world-class competitors. There's much to learn from this series. See how grandmasters prepare against an...

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  • World Chess Championship among women. IRAN 2017

    vladimir3004 Feb 24, 2017, 9:15 AM

    World Chess Championship among women. IRAN 2017Champion at the World Rapid and Blitz Anna Muzychuk go to the finals !!Literally crushed former world champion Alexandra Kosteniuk in the semifinals 2-0, Anya came...

  • No Risk, No Reward

    blohmoremoney Feb 24, 2017, 1:01 AM

    An absolutely disappointing game by me on the Black side of a Sicilian Sveshnikov. Not so much for the result, but more so I accepted a draw in a position where there was still a lot of fight. Whilst the assessment...

  • Mi Mejor Partida de la Olimpiada.

    CM cyber-alekhine2 Feb 23, 2017, 9:58 AM

      Por mucho tiempo intenté encontrar una respuesta a la popular Defensa Siciliana. Desde mis inicios en el ajedrez notaba que la misma ofrecía infinitas posibilidades para el bando negro. El mismo temprano en la...

  • Dangers of the d5 Sveshnikov Outpost

    blohmoremoney Feb 23, 2017, 1:44 AM

    Whilst my game on the White side of a Sicilian Sveshnikov isn't very rich with ideas, I think it's illustrative of why Black plays 8. ... b5 to prevent White's Knight from regrouping Na3-c4-e3-d5.    

  • Give to Get ... Problems of Being Stingy in Chess

    blohmoremoney Feb 22, 2017, 10:04 PM

    My postmortem on the Black side of a Sicilian Richter Rauzer highlighted to me that I am very frugal with my chance. I don't give to get. At a critical juncture on Black's 19th move I had the opportunity to sacrifice...

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