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  1. Losing games when up in materi… Mathmagician That is a strong argument to never resign.
  2. Losing games when up in materi… trickynick Ouch! It is easy to be so caught up in your own attack that you d…
  3. I played a 1-1-1 game Hatterix https://en.lichess.org/HyzCnip7/white#0 Tips appreciated.
  4. Regarding Lichess Cheating Pol… CM Sarg0n We can't help you because the admins have more relevant data. They hav…
  5. Regarding Lichess Cheating Pol… CM VNeustroev There is one thing I want to share with Lichess community. As you may …
  6. Losing games when up in materi… ChesstyCough On move 23 Nxc7 would have forced black to give up the queen. Definite…
  7. Double pin tactics PipoParagua Not free, but I did not buy it.. You can try it for free on your cellp…
  8. Losing games when up in materi… Thezombieman Even on move 42 you were okay. After 42....Ng1+ you should have played…
  9. Losing games when up in materi… ColostomyBag Should have traded off the queens...1!!!@#!#@ You would have gone in…
  10. I want to study, but what shou… chessanalyst @ootrevecl send me a PM in about a week. I would be more than happy to…
  11. Losing games when up in materi… SWAYZE-EXPRESS I know it happens but has it ever happened 7 points up being up a rook…
  12. Double pin tactics Demonolith Sure it should be easy with infinite time but in 1 second it is a bigg…
  13. I want to study, but what shou… Puzzletraining you might want to study the french defence, I still dont know it, and…
  14. Does this qualify as a smother… Bashir618 Perhaps another reasonable move would have been... 29. Ne6#
  15. Why does the analysis change a… PipoParagua It's because the engine was not given enough time to look deep enough …
  16. Does this qualify as a smother… lurarose 32Ne6# is definitely a smothered mate... I wouldn't consider your m…
  17. Continue from here is broken. ilidiomartins Some happens to me. Just watch this screenshot http://imgur.com/a/HgE…
  18. Double pin tactics PipoParagua If that's the case then spotting a double pin should be easy peasy for…
  19. Double pin tactics Demonolith Thank you PatzerGareBear13, that would be great if you could find some…
  20. Hey Lichess! A quick suggestio… rajma420 And are You guys considering the swag store upgrade (see thread)? (Ju…
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