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  • Chess.com Player Profiles: GM Magesh Chandran Panchanathan's Thumbnail

    Chess.com Player Profiles: GM Magesh Chandran Panchanathan

    Englix May 18, 2013, 10:11 AM

    He didn´t like school but has a masters degree in computer science,  his nickname is "Captain Mag-Pan" (according to IM Danny Rensch) and he happens to be a fan of Gandhi... Meet Grandmaster Magesh Chandran Panchanathan...

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    How to Improve your Calculation

    GM thamizhan Dec 4, 2011, 10:11 PM

    Hello  Magesh and Arun: As my question subject suggests I have a problem calculating complicated chess positions. Although I can see a single line in considerable length, when the variations become...

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    The Queen Side Majority

    GM thamizhan Nov 27, 2011, 9:07 PM

    Greetings, in many of the openings that I play, I end up with a 4:3 kingside pawn majority while my opponent has 2:1 on the queenside. We generally both have at least one rook and a minor piece. What would you suggest...

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    Arun Prasad Wins Paris Championship

    SonofPearl Jul 11, 2011, 9:24 AM

    The 2011 Paris Chess Championships were held from 2-10 July, and the winner was Indian Grandmaster and popular Chess.com columnist Arun Prasad. Arun won the main Open competition, a nine round Swiss for players...

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    Chess.com University Is Back!

    GeniusKJ May 8, 2012, 10:00 PM

    By IM David Pruess: Hey there, chess friends! I am happy to announce that Chess.com University is returning to activity in the first week of June, thanks to the efforts of four new directors! With some assistance...

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    Queen's Gambit

    davutuysal Nov 25, 2009, 9:21 AM

    Anti Moscow variation by GM Magesh and GM Arun Submitted by GM thamizhan on Thu Jul 30, 2009 12:47am. Our topic this week has nothing to do with exchanges and slow maneuvering like the ones we saw last week. This...

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    Icelandic Gambit

    davutuysal Nov 25, 2009, 9:19 AM

    The Icelandic Gambit by GM Arun and GM Magesh Submitted by GM thamizhan on Wed Jul 8, 2009 11:24pm. Today we will take a look into another uncommon opening, The Icelandic Gambit. Even though this variation is...

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