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Monthly Blitz 4h 1092
Monthly King of the Hill 4h 7
Daily Classical 2h 30m 76
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U2000 Blitz 57m 16
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Hourly Bullet 27m 39
Daily Crazyhouse 1h 30m 1
Daily HyperBullet 1h 0
Maróczy 0+1 2h 21
Stein ½+1 Atom Rated 2h 37
So 2+1 horde Rated 1h 30m 21
Burgess 7+2 Rated 2h 46
Flohr 3+2 Atom Rated 2h 21
Ragozin 1+2 Anti Rated 1h 30m 38
McDonnell 3+2 Anti Rated 2h 26
Padevsky ½+0 Rated 45m 10
Queen's Gambit Declined 2+0 Rated 45m 6
Botvinnik 3+0 45m 3
Trenchard 5+0 1h 9
Krejcik 3+2 Rated 45m 2
Andreikin 7+2 Rated 45m 4
Horwitz 5+0 30m 2
Ju 7+2 horde Rated 2h 2
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  1. [Suggestion] Simultaneous play… giordanolima First of all, sorry by my english... lol I think you could sort the l…
  2. USA Championship live stream l… TheDudeAbides You can also call in and ask Jennifer and Yasser a question live on ai…
  3. [Bug Report] 4 blacks in a row risky-chess i don't know,what is this-a bug or something another,but sometimes whe…
  4. USA Championship live stream l… TheDudeAbides Feel free to post your …
  5. Anyone know if the opening cer… TheDudeAbides Yes indeed!
  6. [Suggestion] Raspberry Turk In… Toadofsky I suggest we become one step closer to the robot uprising, allowing OT…
  7. Anyone know if the opening cer… Calanthe @TheDudeAbides yay. Looking forward to it. Always such a great stream …
  8. Anyone know if the opening cer… TheDudeAbides Thanks @Calanthe looks like it's up and running.
  9. [Bug Report] 4 blacks in a row Calanthe I played in the hourly classical arena and got 4 blacks in a row. I've…
  10. Casual Tournament 20 minutes f… mehbot nevermind meh
  11. Finally got a Dutch win WiggleItJiggleit Missing that queen take with the pawn =/
  12. Finally got a Dutch win ColostomyBag Thank you tpr... you just gave me the kick in the *** after playing …
  13. That rook on a1 is free tpr Black could have tried 10...Nh6 and if 11 Bxh6 o-o and Ra1 as well as …
  14. Finally got a Dutch win tpr Why do you sacrifice a pawn with 8...e5? 24...Kh6 instead of 24...Kf7…
  15. Dirty little maneuver against … tpr I do not understand the manoeuvre Nb1-c3-e2-g3. Sure, the Knight stand…
  16. Dirty little maneuver against … sakkozik 1. e4 g6!? is a very tricky defense. Black will have its dark square b…
  17. People leaving lost games Clarkey There is, players get timed out from being able to join games if they …
  18. People leaving lost games Gracch-Urrunarrh (probably been discussed before, but i'm too annoyed right now to care…
  19. Finally got a Dutch win ColostomyBag Your mom sounded funny about 9:00pm last night.
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The Lichess team recently met up to work and socialize in Paris. Here is the summary.