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  • A Legendary Chess Zen Master Has Died

    When I was just turning 19, I would go with a friend to Berkeley and visit the Hare Krishna temple. Were we into them? No, not at all. But every evening they offered free (very tasty!) food, and when you are broke and starving, you are willing t... | Read More

  • The Player I'd Most Like to Have Met

         Throughout the history of the game, chess has produced innumerable fascinating personalities.  Some were stars, others played supporting roles.  Many of them, at least from the hazy vantage point of my clouded ... | Read More

  • The Day the Stars Came Out

                    Like a poorly rehearsed play, nothing seemed to go right.  What started out as a brilliant idea was fizzling out before everyone's eyes.   Perhaps it was ... | Read More

  • Pandolfini's Mailbag: Speed Chess -- The Bad

    Topic for June: the endgame (Please start submitting questions concerning the above topic for the next column.) The Bad Things About Speed Chess? (For answers to all other speed chess questions received, please read my replies in the for... | Read More

  • Pandolfini's Mailbag: Speed Chess -- The Good

    Topic for May/June: The Endgame (Please start submitting questions concerning the above topic for the next column. Questions different from the above theme should be submitted to other Chess.com departments.) The Good and the Bad of Speed Che... | Read More


    • Getting better at the game Part 3

      I started reading the second chapter of chess improvement.  I now realize my biggest problem.  Over the years, since I only played blitz often never did I play slow chess, I developed the bad habit of not considering all of my "candidate moves,"... | Read More

      • Daybreak57
      • | Oct 24, 2015
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    • The Calabrian Sacrifice

      I should start by saying that I am not a good chess player. I am enthusiastic, but certainly won't be threatening Carlsen any time soon! However, this means I get to play some rather satisfying combinations (for me anyway) that would certainly nev... | Read More

      • wolffie13
      • | Oct 10, 2015
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    • Chess streaming event of the year!!

      This coming Wednesday, the 16th of September, chess.com are holding an exciting new and interesting competition. - The 1st ever streamers challenge! You must hand it to chess.com who keep coming up with new and exciting ideas that take our belove... | Read More

      • Ginger_GM
      • | Sep 13, 2015
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    • My best chess wins

             A new series: about my best wins in chess (including varients)                  This chess varient is called KotH (King of the Hill)              More KotH                        KotH... | Read More

      • seanysean2
      • | Aug 31, 2015
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    • HHCF Grand Opening Aug 15th! Dr. Bettina Love (Nas Fellow) to Speak on Education!

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PR Contact: (323) 335-4497 memg@hiphopchessfederation.org Hip-Hop Chess Federation Announces New Education Center Grand Opening Harvard University’s Nas Fellow to Speak at HHCF on Hip-Hop and Education San Jose, C... | Read More


Video Lessons



  • Castling

    • 101 Reads
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    Castling is the only time in the game when more than one piece may be moved during a turn.  Castling can only occur if there are no pieces standing between the king and the rook.  Neither king nor rook may have moved from its original position.... Read More »

  • Kramnik, Vladimir

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    Vladimir Kramnik, born June 25, 1975, is a Russian Grandmaster (1992) and world champion (2000-2007) who defeated Garry Kasparov in 2000 in the Brain Games World Championship in London.This was the 14th World Chess Championship.This was the first ... Read More »

  • Robertie, William

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    Bill Robertie was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on July 9, 1946.  He is a chess master and former winner of the U.S. chess speed championship.  In 1965, he tied for first in the USCF Golden Knights Correspondence Chess Championship, b... Read More »

  • Webb, Simon

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    Simon Webb (1949-2005) was an International Master (1977) and Correspondence Grandmaster (1983).  In 1966 he won the British Under-18 championship.  In 1969 he tied for 1st place (with Richard Eales) in the British Universities’ Ch... Read More »