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  • The Best Chess Openings For Beginners

    CHESScom Mar 15, 2017, 4:42 PM

    The first few moves of a chess game can be some of the most important moves you make. In those moves, you will establish your early plans and fight for your place on the board. Most beginners don’t need to...

  • 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 Chess.com 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...

  • 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...

  • Study Plan For Advanced Players: The Opening!

    News Oct 28, 2016, 2:07 PM

    Target Skill Range: Advanced (Rated 1800-1999) Acquire the knowledge you need to approach the opening with confidence and achieve success! Tasks: Expand your Knowledge of Common Structures and Plans Learn...

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  • The Return of the Annotation Event?

    chesster3145 Mar 24, 2017, 3:59 PM

    Hi everyone, I haven't done a lot as an admin for the past couple of months, and that's partially because everything I tried to set up fell flat on its face due to there just not being enough people regularly contributing....

  • Carlsen, So, Caruana Advance To PRO Chess Championship Weekend

    NM SamCopeland Mar 16, 2017, 8:10 PM

    The top three players in the world (Magnus Carlsen, Wesley So, and Fabiano Caruana) have helped drive their teams (The Norway Gnomes, the Montreal ChessBrahs, and the St. Louis Arch Bishops) to the semi-finals...

  • New Dojo Vote Chess: Please join

    VirtualKnightJoakim Mar 2, 2017, 8:55 AM

    Please help your team as we explore the exciting Smith Morra Gambit. This time we are back. Join today! Mayhem in Morra 2https://www.chess.com/votechess/game/106939 I frequently hear the same question from many...

  • On To Glory, Voyager!

    CaptainPike Feb 25, 2017, 4:32 AM

    Hello, Voyager! This group has almost 650 members! We need to be stuffing the boards in these team matches! On To Glory (1801-2000); there was an error in creating this match; it turned out to be an OPEN RATED...

  • Warning

    chostaliszt1992 Feb 14, 2017, 12:36 PM

    As you have couldseen  the starting position from Sicilian Defense wasn't here and we are sorry for this mistake . We hope that this mistake don't prevent yours games . In Chess we trust. Chostaliszt1992 Great admin

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