Schaak Blogs

Bekijk alle Top Bloggers


  • Defending Gets a Bad Name

    Hi Chess Friends, Most chess players like to think of themselves as exciting attacking players. Brilliant mating attacsk are always fun to watch, but is only a small part of what you need to to play good chess. Sometimes, the opponent finds a goo... | Lees verder

  • The "Win a Piece" Variation

    One of the trickiest openings I know, is what I call the "Win a Piece" variation of the Caro-Kann. Full credit for developing the opening should be given to Colorado's infamous NM Brian Wall; developer of such crazy openings as the "Fishing Pole" ... | Lees verder

  • Bilbao Masters 2016 - Carlsen Wins (Who Else?)

    Wrap up of the Bilbao Masters, won by Carlsen. It is getting increasingly impossible for other players to win a tournament when Carlsen is playing. The full article at | Lees verder

Sorteer op:

  • What Is Precious To You?

    by HJS Zorra was a spinster who lived alone and didn't have many friends, yet there was one thing which she took delight in - a little dog which she named Precious. Zorra would press the dog to her face and whisper, "Precious." If you were to ma... | Lees meer

    • JD-ex
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 19 keer bekeken
    • | 0 reacties
  • Análise Elolimeira

    Análise da Eloimeira. Jogado há alguns dias.   No geral, conseguiu coordenar bem. A abertura foi boa. Não sei se consultou ou seguiu princípios (eu segui os princípios), mas andou bem até o sétimo ou oitavo movimento. Aproveitou a brech... | Lees meer

  • The worst game of my life!!!!!!!!

    Here is the worst USCF game I ever played in my life. I felt ashamed of myself.     I should have took my time. | Lees meer


    ALL IN THIS MATCH , PLS... you are great! | Lees meer

  • Kreations Spas And Salons In Bangalore

    Kreations Spas And Salons In Bangalore Beauty is not the domain of women; it is also the domain of men. People have become consciousness of beauty, and we at Kreations Beauty Salon offer various services under one roof like skin care, healthcare, ... | Lees meer

  • Event Managers And Organisers In Bangalore

    Citymate Local Search Engine Event is one of the important components of our life and consists of things like birth of a child, marriage, anniversaries, tradeshow, public concerts, birthday parties, cultural events, annual day, get together conve... | Lees meer

  • Adi Developers Reviews in Bangalore

      Adi Developers is a name to reckon with in the real-estate field in Hyderabad and Bangalore Adi Developers Reviews  Adi Developers is a name to reckon with in the real-estate field in Hyderabad and Bangalore. The world class 2 BHK apartments... | Lees meer

  • Ace Interiors | Interior Designers in Bangalore Ace Interiors is a full-service interior design firm offering design services by experienced interior designers in Bangalore. Founded in 2009, the firm sp... | Lees meer

  • Polish ink king sets Longest tattoo session world record after marathon two-day attempt

    By Kristen Stephenson  Published 29 July 2016 Sporting a Mohawk and elaborate tattoo sleeves, the 29-year-old tattoo artist picked up a tattoo gun ... | Lees meer

  • My Blindfold Chess Experience!

    Today I'm going to talk about a different and mysterious aspect of chess, blindfold chess. Blindfold chess is when a person is able to visualize the position without looking at the board. He/She will be able to use the coordinates on the board to... | Lees meer

  • Crazy idea

    Crazy ideas, or in other words sacrifices, seem like a bad idea. Yet they can produce good results. Sacrifices work best if used alongside pins, skewers, double attacks, discovered attacks, and even forks. They need to be planned and executed well... | Lees meer

    • Lightning04
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 45 keer bekeken
    • | 1 reactie
  • The "Win a Piece" Variation

    One of the trickiest openings I know, is what I call the "Win a Piece" variation of the Caro-Kann. Full credit for developing the opening should be given to Colorado's infamous NM Brian Wall; developer of such crazy openings as the "Fishing Pole" ... | Lees meer

    • NM CraiggoryC
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 400 keer bekeken
    • | 1 reactie
  • Chess Pictures! (again, except better)

    So at the beginning of my life I posted my first blog with some pictures of chess pieces. Now that was awhile ago and I now have a better camera and better photography skills. Here are the pictures that I took today. :) | Lees meer

    • ColeZX4000
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 41 keer bekeken
    • | 0 reacties
  • There are no right moves in chess

    The entire crux of a game is for fun. Be it chess, cricket, NFL or anything else. Winning is just the byproduct. Yet helicopter parents, along with uptight, hardened (and yes, disllusioned, yes disllusioned) coaches try to instill and inculcate th... | Lees meer

    • Scythian741
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 90 keer bekeken
    • | 1 reactie
  • Monthly Blog: July 2016

    I apologize for the delay, but thankfully, it's still July, and now, finally, it's time for my new monthly blog. This game was from a tourney I played. I was white, and please enjoy! | Lees meer

  • Mr Robot Stalemate Game 1

    | Lees meer

    • bugfinda
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 151 keer bekeken
    • | 0 reacties

    | Lees meer

    • Chesspawn5
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 56 keer bekeken
    • | 0 reacties
  • My first Bullet... I got WRECKED on time?????!!!!!!

    This game taught me something in bullet chess... have fast reflexes! | Lees meer

    • Chesspawn5
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 71 keer bekeken
    • | 0 reacties
  • 7/29/16 (Day 1 [or 0, depending on how you look at it])

    As I said in the last post, I plan to update this blog post throughout the day. I'm using a phone to do this at this moment, so my posts may be somewhat short. Checkpoint One: Birmingham, Alabama I'm not sure what time we passed through, but we ... | Lees meer

    • Dartmouth98
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 102 keer bekeken
    • | 3 reacties
  • 2 Rooks mate!

    | Lees meer

    • Chesspawn5
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 62 keer bekeken
    • | 1 reactie
  • Chess Opening Stats

    Hi! A friend of mine and I just launched our first ever chess website :) It's just in the starting pits and we would really appreciate some feedback from other chessplayers. The concept is like other opening tree explorers -> see statistics ... | Lees meer

    • karoe
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 67 keer bekeken
    • | 0 reacties
  • A Difficult Opponent

    | Lees meer

  • Poem: Media.

    Media.       The prattle of the TV's blare,   The transfixed masses stare,   24hr news makes it clear,   Don't believe what you hear!       Entwined In the words that they say,   Falsehoods designed to sway,   Who's ag... | Lees meer


    So cometh the hour so cometh the woman and woe to thee  Red Clown    What is he that builds stronger than either the    mason, the shipwright, or the carpenter?Blue Clown    The gallows-maker; for that frame outlives a    thousand te... | Lees meer

  • Top 5 Basketball |Players of all Time

    Basketball is growing globally as a sport, and with highly significant history, it is important to explore some of the best players the game has ever seen. Like many sports in recent times, management decisions are increasingly being made by analy... | Lees meer

    • manseork
    • | 29 jul. 2016
    • | 69 keer bekeken
    • | 0 reacties