The last 2 years (2015/2016) have been sensational for the Zambians in African chess, and it should be noted that they have won tournaments and showed themselves strong in African and international tournaments.
After the 2014 Chess Olympiad in Tr... | Read More
Long time, no post on my blog, I'm sorry to say. Summer has occurred, which has meant no chess, either in the league or at the university club. Hence, my chess ability has been steadily regressing over the past few months, due to a c... | Read More
For several years now Walter High has taken on the responsibility of piecing together North Carolina's premier chess event in the Greensboro Internationl Chess Festival. This year is the first that he is organizing the event by himself as his part... | Read More
A draw can be beautiful!
That is what we can learn from endgame studies, but also in some regular chess games.
Here is an amazing endgame study as puzzle :
Another one :
From a correspondence chess game in a team match that I played :
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Kamen on one of his inventions, the Segway
April 5, 1951 (age 65)Long Island, New York, U.S.
Bedford, New Hampshire, U.S.
Invention of the iBot Wheelchair, the Segway and founder of FI... | Read More