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    Reader Questions, Gripes, And Advice

    IM Silman Aug 17, 2017, 3:48 AM

    I used to do a lot of reader question columns but, for some reason, I haven’t done it in a long time. Why, I don’t know. However, I’m finally in the mood to discuss some of the Chess.com members'...

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    The Forums

    batgirl Aug 16, 2017, 11:13 AM

         When I first came to chess.com, it was to avail myself of its wonderful blogging tools and its chess-centric community.  After 6 years of blogging, I chose to devote my time instead...

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    Do You Know How To Promote A Pawn?

    GM Gserper Aug 12, 2017, 5:14 PM

    The question in the title of the article might surprise you. Indeed, what can be easier than pushing your pawn to the back rank and choosing a piece you want it to become? In reality, there are more problems...

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    Armageddon Madness At The 2017 Women's World Championship

    GM ChessQueen Apr 18, 2017, 2:27 PM

    It doesn't get more exciting in chess than Armageddon games to decide a world championship, and the former world champion GM Alexandra Kosteniuk gives you a personal lesson from the 2017 tournament's most critical...

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    Best Moves Of Speed Chess Championship Qualifiers

    FM MikeKlein May 1, 2017, 7:24 PM

    The 2017 Speed Chess Championship begins today with Hikaru Nakamura vs the GM qualifier Sergey Grigoriants. But how did the four qualifiers get to the main bracket? FM Mike Klein shows you the spectacular moves...

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    Hou Yifan's Big Queen Sacrifice

    IM djgwards Feb 24, 2017, 7:42 AM

    Hou Yifan made a lot of news in Gibraltar, but maybe not enough news was devoted to this incredible game she played. It might even be the game of the tournament. IM Teddy Coleman presents! Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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    Aranytiz tournament starts today

    IM attilaturzo Aug 18, 2017, 4:25 AM

    Today I start to play in a tournament. It will be a round robin tourney with 10 players and 9 rounds. I solved a lot of tactical exercises to improve my calculation. I wish I can use it and win nice games in the...

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    HZ tournament Flushing 2017 : Round 9 Henry

    Henry1996 Aug 17, 2017, 5:41 AM

    Round 9 of the Hogeschool Zeeland tournament in Flushing, the Netherlands. This tournament found place from 5 until 12 August 2017.  

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    Secrets of professional chess

    CM aln276 Aug 16, 2017, 6:33 PM

    We all play chess for different reasons. For some of us chess is an exciting game for leisure time or mind exercise. Once chess becomes a sport for you, the approach to the game changes drastically. It is not enough...

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