Many chess games go down to that final moment. For example, you played a hard-fought game, with a theoretical opening stage, smart planning by both sides, and some tactical shots by both players. The game transitions into the endgame. The player with the most knowledge … Read more
When we learn to play chess, our teachers teach us the opening and its basic principles. Simple things like control the center, develop your pieces, castle, etc. The uphill battle from here is which opening to choose from. There are so many … Read more
Chess is a mental battle between two players who want to capture the opponent’s king. A fundamental aspect of chess lessons is that it has analogies with everyday life since decision-making is presented, we are surrounded by them and we barely open our eyes … Read more
You may have wondered what are the best chess platforms to play, what they offer you and who you will play with. Perhaps you have other doubts, in this article, you will surely solve.
Currently, more than six hundred million people in the world (600.000.000) … Read more
Mikhail Tal: 11 points without playing a single game!
During the Havanna Chess Olympiad (1966), which was attentively organized by the Cuban government, the chess teams were treated very warmly. On one occasion, when Korchnoi and Mikhail Tal went to watch the spectacle of the … Read more
Wesley So: a chess prodigy!
A chess prodigy child, Wesley So in 2008 became the youngest player to cross the threshold of Elo 2600. He broke the record established by none other than Magnus Carlsen. Four years later he would do the same with the … Read more
Starts the Chess World Cup!
Today start the matches of the Fide Chess World Cup, in Baku, the hometown of Kasparov. There will participate 128 players and, except Carlsen and Anand, all the big chess stars have come to the meeting. This competition will … Read more
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
Arkadij Naiditsch will play with Azerbaijan.
The GM Arkadij Naiditsch, originally from Latvia, leaves Germany to defend the colors of Azerbaijan. (Where he arrived in Germany with 16 years old). These changes of federation and country have today a merely pragmatic nature like the