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Hourly Classical 1h 57m 200
Daily Atomic 1h 3
U2000 Blitz 57m 9
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Hourly Bullet 27m 14
Hourly Crazyhouse 57m 1
Hourly Blitz 57m 10
Zhukova 7+2 Rated 1h 30m 11
Nyholm ½+0 Rated 2h 12
Lilienthal 2+1 KotH Rated 30m 8
Bogoljubov 5+0 horde Rated 45m 6
Kubbel 3+0 Rated 1h 10m 6
Albin 5+0 Rated 2h 1
Fuderer 7+2 Rated 2h 2
Matlakov 5+0 Rated 1h 30m 9
Gibaud 7+2 Rated 30m 1
Johansen 7+2 Rated 2h 1
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  1. Opposite color bishop endgame … ClaytonM Fair enough. I'm not that good at endgames, either. @Alex_slow beca…
  2. Why do some players have a ? a… ThingsFallApart It means the rating is provisional and they need to play more games be…
  3. Upcoming Variation Expansions? V1chess No, that's not what I meant. I have a brain, like your average Joe, bu…
  4. Upcoming Variation Expansions? V2chess Does that mean that @V1chess takes his head off when he's not thinking…
  5. Upcoming Variation Expansions? V1chess well let's put our thinking caps on!
  6. Upcoming Variation Expansions? Greek10000 Well whats stopping us or the mods
  7. Opposite color bishop endgame … PatzerGareBear13 @ClaytonM I know how to do that. @Alex_slow, I didn't use the comput…
  8. Why do some players have a ? a… greatpawn Why do some players have a ? after their score. I have noticed these p…
  9. Upcoming Variation Expansions? V1chess If we find a way to make 2-player teams, we can probably bring bughous…
  10. Upcoming Variation Expansions? chri97 bughouse:D
  11. Upcoming Variation Expansions? Greek10000 People enter solo matchmaking and are assigned to one or can form team…
  12. Opposite color bishop endgame … Alex_slow When I see such topics, I always wonder: "Why author presents us his g…
  13. Opposite color bishop endgame … ClaytonM Look up how to create a passed pawn when you have the 3v3 pawn chain.
  14. iPad Air display issues Baloma iPad Air, IOS 10.2.1 This started about 2 updates ago. I can't see …
  15. Opposite color bishop endgame … PatzerGareBear13 https://en.lichess.org/WAAtjVZi9DOG On move 38, I traded knights an…
  16. A sulfur simul Larissbug lichess.org/simul/HqZR4JR7 10/30 ,random colours
  17. NEW FEATURES SOUNDS / PIECES … blabla140 Hi all, i asked for new features( https://fr.lichess.org/forum/lich…
  18. Upcoming Variation Expansions? V1chess That sounds very good, but how are teams picked?
  19. Upcoming Variation Expansions? ClaytonM Team mode? So you swap turns each move with chat disabled? That could …
  20. Chess Opening Summary kifaru Start with this: Go to your profile Chess insights Presets What is…
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