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Hourly Classical 1h 57m 211
Hourly Bullet 27m 110
Daily Three-check 1h 1
Hourly Blitz 57m 0
Hourly SuperBlitz 57m 0
Hourly Crazyhouse 57m 0
U2000 Classical 57m 1
Matulović 7+2 45m 6
Shulman 3+2 Atom Rated 1h 15
Mamedyarov 7+2 Rated 30m 10
Salvio 7+2 Rated 2h 3
Kieseritzky ½+0 Rated 1h 3
Westerinen 5+0 Rated 45m 2
Bird 3+2 Rated 1h 30m 1
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  1. how many chess games have you … JulioASantos But I could remove it, right? What I mean is a button that says "close…
  2. how many chess games have you … KokoASMR @JulioASantos There are actually programs to block certain website…
  3. how many chess games have you … JulioASantos OTB tourneys, long time control : about 20 and never more OTB tourney…
  4. how many chess games have you … AREA11 ... I dunno... I play too much to count
  5. how many chess games have you … KokoASMR A few dozen bullet, a few hundred blitz (stopped playing those for the…
  6. Feature Request: First move l… LM TonyRo This is already an issue on GitHub: https://github.com/ornicar/lila/is…
  7. how many chess games have you … jonesmh Long games: 20 a year for 6 years, 7 a year for 10 years, 3 a year fo…
  8. Krypton Simul Larissbug Play Superman lool https://en.lichess.org/simul/z5pMWsOB
  9. Feature Request: First move l… bbb3000 I'd like a feature to show me the first move leaving the opening books…
  10. Thibault for 1% permanent roya… BestSiteEver I really wish i was in charge of some game company or if i had the kno…
  11. how many chess games have you … callaway123 how many chess games in your Life have you played if you can Count bet…
  12. 2000 back in bullet oher time azuaga I played 4 hours for win 100 points......... but I got it XD
  13. When will you make an lichess … xrisk What about adding an ICS interface so we can use xboard et al?
  14. When will you make an lichess … ProgramFOX *a computer program isn't going to fix your NETWORK lag
  15. When will you make an lichess … ProgramFOX There is no advantage after all. I hear 'lag' being mentioned, but... …
  16. When will you make an lichess … ProgramFOX #7 That doesn't answer #6. *Why* would you need a program to download?
  17. When will you make an lichess … Megash1983 There should be a seperate programme u can download.
  18. When will you make an lichess … MoistvonLipwig @Megash1983 What's the advantage vs using a browser? If your computer…
  19. Andersen's Chess Trap! risky-chess wonderful sacrifices :)
  20. When will you make an lichess … Megash1983 it's fine when u have fast computer. there should be also downloadable…
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Lichess meetup and hackathon report

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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