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  • !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  • Friends of webmaster

    And with this I become the only non-STAFF to become friends with the webmaster. It is not even that all STAFF members can get their friend request accepted by the webmaster - only Erik the site owner, DeepGreene and FM MikeKlein are in the friend ... | Read More

  • Luckiest wins

    Which were your luckiest wins. 1. You were loosing and opponent blundered 2. You were loosing and opponent lost his connection 3. Mouse slip 4. Opponent didnt show up ... Post your comments and the game if any moves were played. | Read More

    • mohan9048
    • | May 20, 2015
  • CHECKMATES OF THE DAY - 05.20.2015 - day 161

    World Champion Boris Spassky won against Computer IBM 370/165 in Birlinghoven in 1973: White to move and mate in 1: World Champion Mikhail Tal beat Jan Reznicek in a simul in Prague in 1960: White to move and mate in 3: Our reader Andrew R... | Read More

  • U1800 Marshall Monday Slow Rd 5

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  • Značaj nastupa svakog pojedinca za tim

    Za uspeh i razvoj tima kao i saradnju na zadovoljstvo svih nas u tom zajedničkom poduhvatu su između ostalog veoma važne 2 stvari:  1. TIMSKA KOMUNIKACIJA  i   2. LIČNI DOPRINOS REZULTATU.  1.       KOMUNIKACIJA – imajte u ... | Read More

    • gorlap
    • | May 20, 2015
  • A day of many interesting games!

    Okay.. I confess, I played more games that I should have today. (My wife will not be happy.. Any married men out there who can emphatised with me? =p The result? A net loss of (thankfully) 1 ELO point. However! All games (won or lost) served as ... | Read More

  • NEW! 7th Simul with Awards! vs FM Tilicheev_Viacheslav - May 24

    Hello ALL- Great opportunity to play an FM and to win prizes.  Take a look at  http://www.chess.com/blog/Tilicheev_Viacheslav/new-7th-simul-with-awards | Read More

  • Funkytown by Lips Inc

    Gotta make a move to a town that's right for me Town to keep me movin', keep me groovin' with some energy Well, I talk about it, talk about it Talk about it, talk about it Talk about, talk about Talk about movin' Gotta move on Gotta move on Gott... | Read More

  • Giuoco Pianissimo

    While preparation for my next opponent, I discovered an interesting variation for Black in the Giuoco Pianissimo (Italian: "very quiet game"). This opening is a slow setup for White in the King's Pawn opening with c3 and d3. White's aim is to ha... | Read More

    • kurze15
    • | May 20, 2015
  • Players rated 2144 are so terrible

    One of the frequent objections to gambit play is "my opponents don't make the dumb mistakes that enable sufficient compensation". Hogwash, I always say, my opponents make those dumb mistakes, and we're playing against the same people.  Players r... | Read More

  • Italian Game: Two Knights Defense, Fried Liver Attack

                    Sample Games  Italian Game: Two Knights Defense, Fried Liver Attack  http://www.chess.com/games/results?e=928&... | Read More

    • Jtron-75
    • | May 20, 2015
  • Brostein game

    I like reading this game,because it gives some practices.It is good to know opening theory but it counts maybe more to play good the middlegame,white maybe was better from the openning but 10.fe6 and 15.Ne4 were rather bad moves,also black finnaly... | Read More

    • dimis283
    • | May 20, 2015
  • danish gambit against computer 3 hard

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  • Active King Play

      While this may not be an example of using the King in the development, it shows that the King must not be neglected - just hidden behind pawns or pieces after castling and that it can play an active role. Press Fast Forward. Karjakin went on ... | Read More

  • Daily Puzzle #7

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    • ASAP_Chess
    • | May 19, 2015
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  • Playing Against the Sicilian - Rossolimo Attack

    Hello Chess Fans, Black's strongest weapon against 1.e4 is the Sicilian Defence 1...c4. The Dragon and Accelerated Dragon are Black's most direct counterattacking schemes in the Sicilian, where a fianchettoed bishop on g7 exerts a powerful inf... | Read More

  • Tournament game for analysis (game 1)

    (The forum link, where anylisis will likely be discussed, if any) http://www.chess.com/forum/view/game-analysis/please-analyze-my-tournament-game-1   I went to the rackspace chess tournement in san antonio TX last saturday. I was not participa... | Read More

    • logozar
    • | May 19, 2015
  • Dear people of chess.com ,

    Hi guys , just letting you know . I do not deal with people who harass girls on this website , it is a terrible thing to do to ask girls for sex chats on this website. I knew a girl on here who was harassed by one dude , and I let him have it . If... | Read More

  • A pittfall in a tactic puzzle

    This tactic puzzle might look easy at first sight. It has however two pittfalls in it, which can let you fail the puzzle. Can you see them ? And do you see the solution ? Here's another one with a nice pittfall in it. | Read More

    • achja
    • | May 19, 2015
  • Thematic openings.

    I have created several Thematic openings fearturing The King's Gambit, the Gruenfeld defense, and the Sicilian openings. These Tournaments are for fans and players of these openings. Here are the links to these tournaments: http://www.chess.com/t... | Read More


    Interested in a customized chess army? Check out my website for more information: http://www.monsteraxchess.com/ | Read More

    • Lyrik2
    • | May 19, 2015
  • CHECKMATES OF THE DAY - 05.19.2015 - day 160

    World Champion Boris Spassky won against Yuri M Kotkov in the Chigorin Memorial in Sochi in 1965: Black to move and mate in 1: World Champion Mikhail Tal beat Pal Benko in the Candidates Tournament in 1959: White to move and mate in 2: Our... | Read More

  • Draw

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    • wackyball
    • | May 19, 2015
  • What Happens @ Chess NYC Summer Camp

    Countdown & 2015 Summer Camp Guide Chess Fun & Training....& a Whole Lot More! Limited Space Upper East Side |West Side | Greenwich Village | New Brooklyn & New Hamptons Locations Too ! What Happe... | Read More

    • nycchess
    • | May 19, 2015