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  • Attacking Chess: The Castled King

    Happy Easter! In this special day, I am proud to share with you a lecture on a topic that many beginner and intermediate players want to learn. How do we get to attack against an opponent's king that has castled? How do we utilize the features f... | Read More

  • A Norwegian Adventure

    I just finished the Fagernes International with 7.0/9 and a performance rating of 2770, definitely my best result yet. Remarkably, it was not even enough for first as there was a huge swing in the final round where the other critical game went fro... | Read More

  • Become a tactical ninja

    Practise makes perfect, you have to put in lots of work to make all kinds of mates and tactics 2nd nature for you. Here on Chess.com the Tactics Trainer is an excellent tool but there are also plenty of other good tools around the net and I use ma... | Read More

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  • No, your opponent didn't cheat...

    It seems a lot of players break out the "he cheated" refrain whenever they lose, particularly online.  If a lower rated player wins, "he cheated." If he seems to be moving fast, yet accurately, "he cheated."  Upsets and good play happen all the ... | Read More

  • i love you in many language

    English - I love you Afrikaans - Ek het jou lief Albanian - Te dua Arabic - Ana behibak (to male) Arabic - Ana behibek (to female) Armenian - Yes kez sirumen Bambara - M'bi fe Bangla - Aamee tuma ke bhalo aashi Belarusian - Ya tabe kahayu Bisaya -... | Read More

    • koorjani
    • | Apr 16, 2014
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    • | 3 comments
  • دیگران یا خودمان؟

    در سمیناری به حضار گفته شد اسم خود را روی بادکنکی بنویسید. همه اینکارو انحام دادند و تمام بادکنک ها درون اتاقی دیگر قرار داده شد. اعلام شد... | Read More

    • kuichio
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 88 views
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  • Houston Chess Club

    I live in houston and am looking for a chess club. Anyone in Houston know of one that I can be a part of?   Thanks, Noah | Read More

  • Aljehin-Chatard destruction-French defence

    This game was played few days ago in a team match and i had chance to use one of my favourite gambits against French defence and that is Aljehin-Chatard attack where white sacs a pawn for superior development and pressure against blacks king side. | Read More

    • BolesniUm
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 100 views
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  • Virginia Open Day 3

    This was the final day and I was hoping I could money in something, unfortunately, I ended up going home with 0. I was slighty disappointed because I had a feeling I could have won. For the 5th round, a win would give me at least a share of the ... | Read More

  • D6, e5

    Stick to your plan! | Read More

    • Ronliv
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 102 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Pinterest

    Follow me on Pinterest! Elizabeth Grubb! | Read More

    • XLIZABETH
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 78 views
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  • What do YOU Recommend players rated 1300-1500 ?

    Well I want to ask my friends the above question.I am also a player between 1300-1500 and there are always players who ask the same question.So to resolve their issues, I have created this topic.All members are welcome and friends are the most wel... | Read More

    • Ishan01
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 206 views
    • | 12 comments
  • www.roy1x2nslowchess.com

    partida muy  lenta  Y NUEVA  SERIE  | Read More

    • roy1x2
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 88 views
    • | 0 comments
  • The Perfect Mate

    Due to busy life, I was unable to post. After a long time my contribution to Chess.com Blog. Hope All like it. Thank you. | Read More

  • Sokolsky/Polish Opening (1.b4) - Sokolsky Gambit (Accepted)

    The Sokolsky Gambit (also known as the Tartakower Gambit) is the most theoretical and complicated line in the 1. b4 opening as well as the sharpest one!The initial position of the Sokolsky Gambit (Accepted) occures after the following sequence o... | Read More

    • Eugen
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 622 views
    • | 6 comments
  • vky_s vs. me

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    • c3230
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 74 views
    • | 0 comments
  • Justice must also be seen to be done!

    Very few persons who watch International News Channels must not be aware of the current trial of a well known sports celebrity taking place in Pretoria RSA.Allow me to make a few legal observations.Bearing in mind that South African Criminal law w... | Read More

  • مرگ با کلسترول بهتر از زندگی بدون کله پاچه ست

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    • kalantar20
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 154 views
    • | 3 comments
  • Daily Live Chess Digest - 2014/04/16

    Welcome to this Blog post :-) I upload 3 videos of blitz chess games every day, free on Youtube to watch. Once in a while I also add a rapid game (15 Min per player), all with live comments of course. I face the Sicilian Grand Prix attack agai... | Read More

  • PCL site

    b4f3a9a7-7598-3ad4-efbf-5c7cf4ee0c76 adf9de81-748d-36cb-306b-97e986421315 | Read More

    • Jarb_Rafel
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 93 views
    • | 2 comments
  • ....... ! ! ! BLOOD MOON ! ! ! .......

    The planet Earth just experienced a BLOOD MOON ! But is it from Prophets...or for Profits ? | Read More

    • kboyer309
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 253 views
    • | 7 comments
  • at the GM bar

    do remember that drunk folks don't spell too well ... | Read More

    • tkbunny
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 145 views
    • | 12 comments
  • This is Ukraine today. 16/04/2014 .10 languages.

    Maidan Community Sector, Lviv: Dear friends!Russia has carried out an act of aggression towards Ukraine. Russian troops have entered Crimea. Thus we take it upon ourselves to inform you about the events in Ukraine. We will provide you with yet ano... | Read More

    • Osokor
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 192 views
    • | 0 comments
  • Cool and Unusual Chess Sets

    Lens Chess Set Unique chess set made using real Canon and Nikon camera lenses. War of 1812 Chess Set Awesome hand carved wooden chess set features two war ships Cardboard Chess Set Modern chess set with unique chess pieces made out of ... | Read More

    • jatt25
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 181 views
    • | 0 comments
  • Please Chess.com : don't count matches win or loss after few moves (0 to 2) in players stats

    Title already says all. I'm relatively new in Chess.com ... i just noticed that in online matches, a win in zero moves is not considered in ELO change.. and this is a fair thing.. It would be nice also that this match is not counted at all in pl... | Read More

    • gianfry263
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 117 views
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  • CHESS AND LIFE!

    Most of my leisure I am preoccupied by puzzles, music or this fantastic game. This fondness is partly due to the intelluctual challenge it throws to our brains and also its similarity wtih life. It teaches how to make a decision in life with SWOT... | Read More

    • Dr-Nikhil
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 111 views
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  • Philidor Posision

    (A Critical Defensive Stand!) | Read More

    • Ronliv
    • | Apr 16, 2014
    • | 104 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Minor pieces

    Bishops vs. Knights/Test 1 | Read More

    • Ronliv
    • | Apr 15, 2014
    • | 87 views
    • | 1 comment