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Bobby Fischer, Spassky, Capablanca and Tal. The best anecdotes!


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Bobby Fischer reads the future to Tal…

In the big Bled tournament of 1961 gathered the best players of the time: Tal, Petrosian, Keres, Geller, Bobby Fischer, Gligoric…

In the opening ceremony, Bobby Fischer wanted to act as a fortune-teller and asked Tal for

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Checkmate: In chess and in the life. Did you know…?


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Checkmate: Sam Loyd the magician…

One of the problems of help that ends in checkmate is one in which the side that is destined to become a victim collaborates with its executioner. It’s needed to make the best moves to be punished, in an exercise … Read more


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Classic chess: The heroes. Discover the classical chess players.


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Classic chess: The match of Botvnick-Flohr…

In November 1933, an encounter of classic chess had taken place that had to awaken great expectations in Soviet Russia, between Mijail Botvinnik and Salo Flohr, who was one of the great stars of the time.

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Chess quotes really interesting. Did you know all of them?


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My ranking of chess quotes…

CHESS QUOTES ABOUT CHESS (I)

1 Of chess, it has been said that life is not long enough for it – but that’s the fault of life, not of chess! EDWARD NAPIER

2 Chess is the sublimation of life in

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