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Hourly Classical 1h 57m 301
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Wade 7+2 crazy Rated 2h 2
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  1. thought game: check redefiniti… Zapala @MorningCoffee Not really. In chess me and (as it would seem) quit…
  2. Einsteinium Simul Larissbug 10/60, no extra time and random colours
  3. Einsteinium Simul Larissbug 10/60, no extra time and rand…
  4. Don't play the bird PatzerGareBear13 After 1.f4 e5, white can transpose into a King's Gambit with e4. Now …
  5. I BET YOU WON'T CLICK HERE! seanysean Wrong link, I think you meant to link to here:…
  6. I BET YOU WON'T CLICK HERE! Principa27 Haha, got you! Well, I've got some videos for you!…
  7. CLICK HERE EVERYBODY! Principa27 Share your ideas for new videos!
  8. Lichess master games database. blackzombie Is the master games database searchable in some way or is it only indi…
  9. Antichess puzzle rdaysky A curious position after 30. ... fxe4:…
  10. Checkmate hatchet Your question is implicitly sexual, isn't it?
  11. Opposite color bishop endgame … PatzerGareBear13 Thanks @tpr! Now I feel stupid, but I have now learned how to properl…
  12. Learn From Your Mistakes: Show… GoodChessMind Hi all: Whenever you have to solve the learn from your mistakes posit…
  13. Checkmate cuber182 I consider myself decent at chess, but I suck at putting people in che…
  14. One of my favourite studies CM Sarg0n Think before asking the machine. Have fun! (White to move and draw…
  15. learn from your mistakes, choo… Clarkey Or flip the board then start Learn from your mistakes.
  16. Move by voice genius147 Yeah, it'd be very nice
  17. learn from your mistakes, choo… petri999 I am usually not one bit interested on what the mistakes of opponent …
  18. SIMUL VS 2200 structor99 LINK will start in 10' …
  19. Don't play the bird hatchet 1.f4 is perfectly playable. I, like many others, do respond with this…
  20. Don't play the bird Azimuthal Lightsss I assume 5...h5 was chess BM.
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Tata Steel Chess: Week 1

Everything about the first week of the Tata Steel Chess tournament, live from Wijk aan Zee