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  • The Tournament of Champions - Round 3

    Okay, Okay, in round 3 I messed up and CM Karpov played two games this round, oh well, it will all work out in the end. Now, on the games!!! ALL wins in the round and the chess is as good as ever. First we CM Steintz vs CM Kasparov, with CM Kaspa... | Read More

    • herbie53
    • | Aug 22, 2014
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  • Get a Special Deal with one of USA's best players, Yaroslav Zherbukh!

    This Lecture is brought to you by the learning centre. The best place to learn chess. Join this group now for you to have this special deal http://www.chess.com/groups/home/the-learning-centre Hi everyone i would like to ask a question? are you ... | Read More

    • aussiedj
    • | Aug 22, 2014
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  • Never Resign... Unless

    Many chess players learn that they shouldn't resign. The reason for that is that there are many premature resignations. Even if you are in a worse position, you should keep playing if there is a hope of defending or creating an attack. No one is p... | Read More

    • yoony123
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 144 views
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  • Making master - at last

    I've done it! About two weeks ago my USCF rating crossed 2200 for the first time - oh yeah! I started this summer rated 2140ish and after many lucky tournaments I steadily gained some rating points. I thought I would feel "different" after I gai... | Read More

    • NM linlaoda
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 418 views
    • | 11 comments
  • Tips on improving from 800-1300 Part 1

    Hello friends, opponents, and viewers! I have really enjoyed blogging so here's another blog on how 800-1300 can improve their Chess. Many of my friends are under 1300 or just passed 1300 recently and I'm sick of it. They need their Online Chess ... | Read More

  • Find the Powerful Move #24

    A continuing look at my games from the 3rd Annual Washington International. Please see Find the Powerful Move #1 to know what you're supposed to be looking for! | Read More

  • Beautifully Set Trap!!

    And he helped me set it up! He was eyeing a prize, forking a Q/R... I was Eyeing a prize! Checkmate..   Lesson to other beginners, and I have made many similar mistakes... always consider all options when building a tactical plan. He eyed the ... | Read More

    • Dman4chess
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 116 views
    • | 1 comment
  • ICC Blitz game

    Oh I wasn't alive on 1345...it was ToDaY. | Read More

    • 5random
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 164 views
    • | 6 comments
  • European Chess Club Cup and Chess Masters Final 2014 - BILBAO

    La Tienda de ReinoAjedrez.com volverá a estar presente durante los días de ambos eventos en Bilbao. Del 13 al 21 de Septiembre estaremos con nuestro Stand de Exposición y Venta de Material, Libros, Programas,... ******************** The Shop... | Read More

  • i am back

    2nd day back after being reinstated after getting blue screen of death ,sorry the member account closed caption....ooooooo....was worrying | Read More

    • rampantlou
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 121 views
    • | 1 comment
  • tv magica

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    • camiladoce
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 161 views
    • | 4 comments
  • Streaming

    I will learn how to stream for all the haters out there :) | Read More

  • chess' life

    it is not easy to defend your king from your oponent as it's like a life as to defend  from many problems that always there to attack and be checkmate in your part, that is why be strong to deffend your life as to defend your king..  | Read More

    • Rommel615
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 100 views
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  • GAMES

    Pair of Bishops My first win in the game with 2000+ rated player | Read More

  • A Subtle Advantage

    A rather strange puzzle.Nevertheless, I like it because I have an unfortunate tendency to develop sort of a tunneling view while playing. | Read More

    • User1291
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 82 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Was this a good or a terrible game?

    I just played an online chess game, and thought I'd keep a note of it. Is this game full of terrible sacrifices that are not really justifiable? | Read More

  • Rodolfo takes Jim down

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    • niddrieboy
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 161 views
    • | 1 comment
  • Independence Day of Ukraine.

    24.08. - Independence Day of Ukraine (since 1991).  | Read More

    • Osokor
    • | Aug 22, 2014
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  • Endgame: Bishop vs. Rook?

    Here is a position created during a game I played:                 So, yeah... I was White and in this game, I almost fell into a complex queen pin trap, and that is why it is bishop and pawn for the rook. I managed to hold onto... | Read More

    • lollers
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 103 views
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  • Pulau Tidung Snorkeling Di Pantai Pulau Seribu

    Pulau tidung Snorkeling ini dapat dilakukan, tanpa harus mempunyai keahlian sebagai penyelam. Namun untuk dapat melakukan snorkeling di Pulau Tidung, tentunya kita harus bisa berenang atau sekedar mengapung di atas permukaan air laut. Bisa juga d... | Read More

  • Reti vs. Capablanca, Berlin,1928

    originally found on IM TigerLilov's post How to Avoid Typical Mistakes from chessgames The Immortal Games of Capablanca (Dover Chess) | Read More

    • biffrod
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 116 views
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  • Two exchange sacrifices in Sicilian

    First rook sac halfway sound, second fully. | Read More

  • tactics trainer study, #4: good king side attack

    originally found on tactics trainer full game: | Read More

    • biffrod
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 132 views
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  • old chess problem books

    J. W. Abbott: 121 Chess Problems (1887)   113kb Afton bladets Problemturneringar 1898-1904 (1906)   143kb Arnell & Sørensen: Nordiske Skakproblemer (1879)   186kb Mrs. W. J. Baird: 700 Chess Problems (1902)   721kb Otto T. Bláthy: Vie... | Read More

  • How To: Win At Chess

    When the evidence around us suggests human intelligence is on the decline, we’ll always have chess. It’s the great guardian of human creativity and imagination — the unfailing marker of our higher intelligence.   The game itself is incredi... | Read More

    • PRINCESTER
    • | Aug 22, 2014
    • | 357 views
    • | 8 comments