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Eastern Classical 2h 30m 211
U2000 SuperBlitz 57m 8
U1700 Blitz 57m 10
Crazyhouse Blitz 57m 0
Hourly Blitz 57m 9
Hourly Bullet 27m 11
U1500 Classical 57m 6
Hourly SuperBlitz 57m 5
Leko ¼+0 Rated 2h 28
Nikolić ½+0 Rated 2h 21
Dlugy 2+0 3check Rated 45m 13
Chen 1+0 KotH Rated 1h 5
de Vere 3+2 Rated 35m 3
Lipke 3+2 1h 30m 2
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  2. My last Zwischenzug TheNaphtali Have you ever Zwisched a Zug? I've heard if done properly it reeeally …
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  4. It's all about compemsation TheNaphtali Bro, I think you misspelled "compeNsation". Yw.
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  6. Decreases rating tpr We all started with 0 rated games. It is doable to get to 100 rated ga…
  7. Decreases rating Crazy_Mama I looked at every player in this tournament - https://en.lichess.org/t…
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  9. Couldn't move but didn't lose … Checkers-Network I was just playing a hyper game, and I was in a winning position. I wa…
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  11. Marathon Trophys coulored afte… FM Keru beautiful pics
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  13. Am I a bullet genius? lucila-solis @TheBlitzosoze A simple explanation: when you have time to think the…
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  15. Training ratings runtilmorrow I think in the leaderboard, there should be a top 10 for training rati…
  16. Trophies in the profile ya_boy_Agent Only the big events give trophies, otherwise the trophies are meaningl…
  17. Marathon Trophys coulored afte… blackzombie A user once suggested the marathon trophys should be coloured after th…
  18. Trophies in the profile ScaccoLento I all! I would to start to play tournaments. I noticed that there ar…
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