x
Chess - Play & Learn

Chess.com

FREE - In Google Play

FREE - in Win Phone Store

VIEW

Didn't find what you are looking for? Click here to search with Google

All Articles

Articles


  • Do You Need To Know Mate And Tactic Names?'s Thumbnail

    Do You Need To Know Mate And Tactic Names?

    IM Silman Nov 17, 2017, 12:36 AM

    The Chess.com member grepschrop wrote: “Some players told me that it’s not important to know the names of mating patterns. My experience with kids is contrary. What is your opinion?” SILMAN: Though...

  • Chess Tests For Players 1400 And Up's Thumbnail

    Chess Tests For Players 1400 And Up

    IM Silman Nov 10, 2017, 12:24 AM

    Here are six puzzles. They might be tactics, they might be positional, or the puzzle might be about understanding some hidden deep, dark, strategic concept. In other words you need to face real-world problems and...

  • Why Was Kasparov Deep Thinking?'s Thumbnail

    Why Was Kasparov Deep Thinking?

    GM Gserper Aug 26, 2017, 12:02 AM

    Challenge yourselves and you will challenge the world. —Garry Kasparov, "Deep Thinking" In last week's article we stated the obvious fact that the Saint Louis Rapid and Blitz tournament was effectively...

All News

News


All Videos

Videos


All Blogs

Blogs


  • Chess Trap #4 - Hand caught in the cookie jar? (Queen's Gambit)'s Thumbnail

    Chess Trap #4 - Hand caught in the cookie jar? (Queen's Gambit)

    MidnasLament Nov 14, 2017, 6:11 PM

    This is my other favorite trap line in the Queen's Gambit featuring a pawn sacrifice this time, and if black takes the cookie white wins with a beautiful combination! I mean, who doesn't like cookies? lol     This...

  • my  novish poisoned pawn's Thumbnail

    my novish poisoned pawn

    csayant2014 Nov 11, 2017, 9:03 AM

    hi   Not in all occasion i get this opportunity to trap opponents queen by offering pawn but here i get one . these days players do not collect all b2 a2 h2 g2 pawn specifically when the minor exist on board  to...

  • 11 yrs Sergey Karjakin did a Queen sacrifice.'s Thumbnail

    11 yrs Sergey Karjakin did a Queen sacrifice.

    parvinder_khari Nov 10, 2017, 10:22 PM

    11 yrs Sergey Karjakin did a Queen sacrifice. Watch the game of 11 yrs Sergey Karjakin did a Queen sacrifice and pushes Alexandra into the deep trap. Sergey Karjakin vs Alexandra KosteniukDannemann Match (2003),...

Online Now