How is chess meant to be played? If you are a serious tournament player -- especially in the U.S.-- when you think of a tournament you might picture sterile, brightly lit ballrooms in hotels.
You might picture cramped spaces and crowding. Is th... | Leer más
As I’ve often said, when mastering a new concept it’s important to first study the concept’s basic nuts and bolts, look at all variations of that concept, and finally go over hundreds (even better is thousands) of games featuring... | Leer más
Six Titled Tuesday tournaments are in the books, and the seventh is scheduled for today as the event moves to the first Tuesday of the month.
After thousands of master games, tightly packed leaderboards, and thrilling finishes, these event... | Leer más
The second half of the 18th century into the early 19th century was marked with cultural changes previously equaled perhaps only by the Renaissance. There were great and important political revolutions, such as those... | Leer más
The wait is finally over! You have tried every solution to fix those flabby pawn structures. You have cut every processed pawn from your diet. Yet, for some reason, you just cannot get rid of those doubled pawns!
Finally, there is a better way! ... | Leer más