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    • County Chess

      Okay, I got roped into playing chess for Bedfordshire County today (Sunday 19th October). Having been advised I'd be playing people close to my own rating, I wasn't in the least bit surprised to find myself against a 170 (24 ECF points higher) and... | Leer más

      • timlawson
      • | 19/10/2014
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    • My Training this week 10/6/2014

      This week I am trying to play longer games, and play aggressive, training with the video set I bought, and CPT (as usual!) on Attacking chess.  I also wrote my first Chess Book Review on MyChessBooks.com on one of the books I had read over the su... | Leer más

      • jminkler
      • | 05/10/2014
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    • D06 - Queen's Gambit

        The Queen's Gambit is a chess opening that starts with the moves: 1. d4 d52. c4The Queen's Gambit is one of the oldest known chess openings. It was mentioned in the Göttingen manuscript of 1490 and was later analysed by masters su... | Leer más

      • kleelof
      • | 07/09/2014
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    • Israel at War

      Israel at war!I'm not going to write about the the Midddle-East conflict it's a chess blog. So who's the opponent? Richard Rapport.The young Hungarian Grand master is well known for his aggressive style of chess and creative opening repertoire. He... | Leer más

      • dortam888
      • | 21/08/2014
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    • The Grandmaster’s Secrets

      “DO YOU WANT TO GET THE CONCRETE GUIDE ON WHAT AND HOW EXACTLY YOU SHOULD TRAIN TO BECOME A GRANDMASTER?” “Do you want to know how Grandmasters think during a game of chess?” “Do you want to know the secrets of the professional players... | Leer más


  • Nakamura Atop Sinquefield Quartet

    Hometown GM Hikaru Nakamura is protecting his turf perfectly so far at the first Sinquefield Cup in St. Louis, but today he wrestled for the win instead of unwrapping any gifts. A game of swings with fellow American GM Gata Kamsky ended with the ... | Leer más

  • Zurich Chess Challenge Round 3

    Vladimir Kramnik continued his strategy of avoiding his normal opening repertoire in dramatic fashion in round 3 of the Zurich Chess Challenge. Kramnik surprised the audience, commentators and his opponent Fabiano Caruana by playing the dynamic B... | Leer más

  • 2010 Holiday Puzzler Answers and Winners

    How well did you do in the 2010 Chess.com Holiday Puzzler? There were 20 chess related questions, and a total of 32 marks to earn, but how many did you answer correctly? Despite the questions being harder this year, the standard of entries was ... | Leer más

  • Kasparov's Interview!

    One of the most anticipated publishing events of the year is the release of the new book by Garry Kasparov. Published by Everyman Chess, it is the second volume in the series entitled Garry Kasparov on Modern Chess. On Monday, September 29, 2008,... | Leer más

  • Topalov Leads At Halfway Point In Bilbao

    After another day of tense struggles in Bilbao, all games in round 5 were drawn to leave Veselin Topalov (pictured) top of the standings at the halfway point of this ultra-powerful tournament. The pick of the day's games again featured young Mag... | Leer más



  • Queen's Indian Defense

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    The Queen's Indian Defense (QID) is defined by the moves: 1. d4 Nf62. c4 e63. Nf3 b6 The opening is a solid defense to the Queen's Pawn Game. 3...b6 increases Black's control over the central light squares e4 and d5 by preparing to fianchett... Leer más »

  • Latvian Gambit

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    The Latvian gambit would begin 1.e4-e5 2.Nf3-f5 creating a kind of reverse King's Gambit as black. It is generally a less used gambit for its potential difficulties with king's side attacks from white, as well as its conflicts with some... Leer más »

  • Budapest Gambit

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    The Budapest Gambit (or Budapest Defence) is a chess opening that begins with the moves: 1. d4 Nf62. c4 e5Despite an early debut in 1896, the Budapest Gambit received attention from leading players only after a win as Black by Grandmaster Milan V... Leer más »

  • Ruy Lopez

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    Opening: Ruy Lopez (Spanish)ECO: C60ECO Variations: C60 - C99Type: King's Pawn GamePGN: 1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nc6 3.Bb5FEN:  r1bqkbnr/pppp1ppp/2n5/1B2p3/4P3/5N2/PPPP1PPP/RNBQK2R b KQkq - 3 3 The Ruy Lopez (also known as the Spanish Opening) is a ches... Leer más »

  • Carlsen, Magnus

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    Magnus Carlsen, Norwegian child chess prodigy, was born Nov 30, 1990, and gained the Grandmaster title (2004) at the age of 13 years, 4 months and 27 days.   He became the 2nd youngest GM in chess history, behind only  Sergey Karjakin and Pari... Leer más »