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Wednesday, October 22, 2014 16:52
Maxime Vachier-Lagrave leads the pack at the Tashkent Grand Prix after beating local hero Rustam Kasimdzhanov on Wednesday. All other games ended in draws but especially Fabiano Caruana...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 17:13
Less than a week after the first Grand Prix in Baku the second one has started today in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. One of the winners in Baku started with a loss: Fabiano Caruana went down against Maxime Vachier-...
Monday, October 20, 2014 15:59
At the Univé Chess festival in Hoogeveen, The Netherlands Anish Giri and Baadur Jobava won their matches against Alexei Shirov and Jan Timman respectively. In both cases...
Saturday, October 18, 2014 18:55
Nigel Short won the first PokerStars Isle of Man International. “I am ecstatic. So pleased with my result,” tweeted the 49-year-old English grandmaster after finishing...
Thursday, October 16, 2014 21:45
PRESS RELEASE -- Starting October 28th, Chess.com will launch "Titled Tuesdays": Live tournaments open to titled players only, with cash prizes will be held on the last Tuesday of...
Thursday, October 16, 2014 17:02
This is the one you've been waiting for - the Death Match that promises to go faster than any other. Two world top 30 players, who also excel at blitz, will step into the ring for...

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Tuesday, October 21, 2014 22:00
This series is all about the classic games that, as a young teen (15 years of age), affected me in a profound manner. In general, they were positional games since, for a kid that grew up on attacking...
Monday, October 20, 2014 20:36
The last two weeks, we looked at the chess pieces most and least likely to survive the game. Most of the time, those chess pieces will be the normal Staunton tournament set we all know so well. When playing...
Monday, October 20, 2014 17:18
SUBSCRIBE HERE --> (You can find the Master's Bulletin archive here) Peter’s Chess Vibes Fabiabulous Editor Peter Doggers borrowed Dejan Bojkov's term to describe...
Monday, October 20, 2014 5:07
How much time do you have for chess? What is the best way to study? These are questions I pose in my Video Lesson 001 on YouTube. I created this video right before I became active at...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 22:00
In the first two installments of this article, we discussed the situations where it is beneficial to ignore well established principles of chess. Today we'll talk about another "sacred...
Sunday, October 19, 2014 0:11
This is an updated version of the initial Chess.com University's Prodigy Program announcement which was posted on October 15th, 2014. We have now finalized the starting date and added...

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When you're a kid playing chess in Australia, you hear these stories about this magical, mystical...
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You'll find other videos on my YouTube channel with problems rated 1400-1600, 1000-1200 etc which...
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Hello chess friends! Today, I would like to share with you two very instructive games that were...