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    Ricks | Delft, Netherlands

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  • American Woman - Part II

      Preface:      An official U.S. Women's Chess Championship has existed for nearly 80 years.  The USCF lists 1937 as the first year.  There have been many strong and important...

  • 2017 PRO Chess League: Teams

    We are proud to welcome 48 teams, over 400 players and over 100 grandmasters to this inaugural season of the PRO Chess League! Listed here are all of the team rosters in rating order as well as links to social media...

  • Willa and Edith

         Nowadays information lies at our fingertips.  One might even argue that there is such an overflow that the effect is numbing and that the preciousness of the information lowers in...

  • Blunders That Give Us Hidden Gold

    • IM Silman
    • Nov 3, 2016, 2:31 AM

    The member QueensConquerer wants to know what I think about his game. JS: I’m going to be honest. This game is a total mess, with one blunder following another (from both sides). However, blunder-games...

  • Gems From The 2012 U.S. Championship

    It's an older archive but still worth its weight in gold. Review the best rounds from the memorable 2012 U.S. Championships with GM Eugene Perelshteyn. This tournament exceeded every chess lover's expectations....

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  • 2017 PRO Chess League - Alex King's Picks for Week 2!

    Welcome back to the blog of National Master Alex King, where I predict each week's PRO Chess League results! Last week (

  • Amazing tricks in the Modern Scandinavian(Icelandic Gambit)

    I wanted to share some nice tricks that occur in the Scandinavian Defense,particularly the Modern Scandinavian.If you are looking for a nice weapon against white's 1.e4 ,then you should definitely have a look at...

  • Chances of Survival

    One sometimes sees people asking on the forum for how long a chess amateur would survive in a chess game against a GM. Generally, managing to hold on till move 30 is considered lucky for the endeavour. While examining...

  • Tips To Improve The Quality Of Your History Essay

    Essay writing is a herculean task that is literally very time consuming. Above all many of you are not even comfortable with the basic know how’s about the essay writing. One such place where you can history essay...

  • Basic Ways To Enhance The Quality Of Your Essay

    Many students at different levels of gaining education are not in favour of the idea of writing an essay. The only reason behind this is that they find it a herculean task to write an essay and scores that they...

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  • Chess Stars Clash In PRO Rivalry Week

    If you see two neighboring dots in the map above, chances are they're going head-to-head in week two of the PRO Chess League. It's rivalry week, and it begins tomorrow. The clashes may not be El Clásico yet,...

  • World Championship Tiebreak Live Updates

    --Live Flash Report-- GM Magnus Carlsen won the 2016 world championship over GM Sergey Karjakin by virtue of winning the last two games of the rapid playoff. The tiebreak ended 3-1 for Carlsen. Game...

  • Carlsen-Grischuk, Nakamura-MVL Blitz Battle Dates Set

    The dates for the Grandmaster Blitz Battle Championship's semifinals are set. Magnus Carlsen vs Alexander Grischuk will be played on August 18 (update: this one has moved to 23 August) and Hikaru Nakamura vs Maxime...

  • Komodo Beats Erenburg In Time Odds Match

    You asked for it, and delivered! Followers of the Man Vs. Machine matches between Komodo and human grandmasters have long been asking for a match based on time odds. So be it. GM Sergey Erenburg waged...

  • Carlsen Routs Petrosian 21-4 In Blitz Battle

    In a performance that silenced all doubters (if any existed), Magnus Carlsen scored a mountain of unanswered points to win his quarterfinal Blitz Battle match against Tigran Petrosian 21 to 4. Lest anyone think...


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