Breaking Down A Locked Kingside
9 min

Breaking Down A Locked Kingside

GM gmjlh
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Nov 24, 2020

Jon Ludvig Hammer doesn't let closed positions slow down his attacking ideas. In this game against Sebastian Mihajlov, a locked kingside structure wasn't an obstacle as Hammer targeted the opponent's weaknesses and wo...

Komodo Releases A New Dragon!
10 min

Komodo Releases A New Dragon!

NM SamCopeland
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Nov 18, 2020

The Komodo team has released a powerful new chess engine, "Dragon" by Komodo! This engine adds NNUE technology to the already strong Komodo engine, radically increasing its strength by around 200 Elo, and making the a...

Top Five Swindles In SCC History!
17 min

Top Five Swindles In SCC History!

NM GMCanty
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Nov 9, 2020

Join NM James Canty as he breaks down the top 5 swindles in Speed Chess Championship history! These amazing speed chess games come from matches of top grandmasters including Magnus Carlsen, Wesley So, Anish Giri, Alex...

AlphaZero's Top Five Moves
13 min

AlphaZero's Top Five Moves

GM Ginger_GM
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Nov 3, 2020

When it came onto the scene in December 2017 Alpha Zero promptly destroyed Stockfish, previously the strongest engine in the world, in a match. Check out the five most amazing moves that AlphaZero ever played!

Queen's Gambit: A Review
25 min

Queen's Gambit: A Review

IM DanielRensch
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Oct 29, 2020

Have you seen the new Netflix series, Queen's Gambit? It's an amazing new show about the fictional chess player Beth Harmon! Check out our review with Danny Rensch, Jennifer Shahade and Aran Graham.

Doubled Pawns: The Aggressive Caro Kann
17 min

Doubled Pawns: The Aggressive Caro Kann

GM Fablibi
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Oct 6, 2020

How can you tell if doubled pawns are strong or weak? Join GM Fabien Libiszewski in his course on the uses and drawbacks of doubled pawns. We'll start with the exciting 4.Nf6 Caro-Kann. Black intentionally accepts dou...