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... from the Catalan opening. 1. Avoid the trade of queens The reason is simple, while keeping the queens on the board black keeps his chance of creating active counterplay. In our model game (Cheparinov ...
ChessPublishing.com is a well-known site devoted to opening theory. This column deals with updates on recent developments from the site. Focus would be both on topical variations and rare lines ...
... elo of 2775, which was unprecedented at the time.  Today we will examine top 10 openings played by Bobby Fischer. White Repertoire: 1. Sicilian Defense: Pelikan and Sveshnikov Variation 1.e4 ...
4. 7 Devastating Opening Plays
(Articles/Openings)
Opening is the first, most fundamental stage of the game. Opening play often decides how the game progresses into the middlegame and then into the endgame. Typically, slight opening inaccuracies and mistake ...
It is no secret that knowing how to play endgames is very important. Especially in the present day, with so much information about openings, access to coaches and special training in tactics, it is worth ...
6. The Principle of Two Weaknesses
(Articles/Middle Game)
... defenses by opening a file on the kingside. See details here: Defense Have a look at these two diagrams:  Diagram 1 Diagram 2 In the diagram 1 we can see that black has two weaknesses ...
The Evans Gambit is an aggressive line of Giuoco Piano. The opening is named after William Evans, who is the first player to use it. This opening quickly became a popular choice for many great masters ...
8. 7 Best Games by Richard Reti
(Articles/General Information)
Richard Reti was one of the top players in the world from 1910s to 1920s. Reti was a classical combinative player. His favorite opening was King’s Gambit. He beat many strong players including Jose Raul ...
ChessPublishing.com is a well-known site devoted to opening theory. This column deals with updates on recent developments from the site. Focus would be both on topical variations and rare lines ...
10. The Sicilian Dragon - Kamsky's Way
(Articles/Openings)
...  There is nothing theoretically special about this quiet system, but if you’re looking for a weapon easy to learn to get out of the opening with a clear plan for the middle game then we think this line ...
11. Starting an Attack: 5 Things to Know
(Articles/General Information)
... of course, but we are considering the case when your opponent is respecting the opening principles and develops correctly. Most of the times, getting creative when under-developed fires back. 2. Pieces ...
Bird opening is a standard flank opening which is characterized by the move 1.f4!  White’s main idea involves controlling the strategic e5 square. This offers great attacking possibilities, but slightly ...
13. 3 Best Games of the Week - 48
(Annotated Games/Opening Theory)
... a new idea at move 8 that seemed to work out very well for him in the end. However, he did not win out of the opening, of course. Black made a slightly inaccurate decision to give up the bishop pair in ...
We are always on the look to learn new opening ideas to surprise our opponents in the future. It doesn’t really matter whether it is an opening that we play or not; we see someone playing something and ...
15. ChessBase Magazine #175 - Review
(Articles/Reviews )
... of Tal memorial 2016. Readers still looking for it would find it here along with all the games. This brings me to other sections of the Magazine. There are 12 opening surveys ranging from the Alekhine ...
16. 5 Ways to Improve Your Positional Play
(Articles/Training Techniques)
Chess players are constantly on the look for new “recipes” in their quest of getting better at chess. Some players think that they should give a lot of importance to the opening, others to tactics and ...
17. 10 Greatest Endgame Plays
(Articles/Endgame)
Endgame is one of the most important and at the same time complicated parts of chess. It appears simpler than the Middlegame or the opening, but it is very misleading. Every tiny mistake maybe decisive ...
18. 3 Best Games of the Week - 47
(Annotated Games/Opening Theory)
... of the Queen’s Gambit Declined was played and the position after the opening was over was rather equal. After a small inaccuracy, white was left with an isolated pawn in a position with few pieces on the ...
19. 10 Ways to Improve Your Openings
(Articles/Openings)
... – opening, middlegame and endgame. Although some might prefer the study of one over the other, they are equally important and the lack of knowledge in one will surely make you suffer at some point of ...
20. 10 Ways to Improve Your Chess
(Articles/Training Techniques)
... of the studying endgame. A common approach is “why study so much endgame, if you need to make it out of the opening and middlegame first”? We don’t share this vision, although it is a valid point. Some ...
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