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Karpov 1+0 Rated 2h 31
Maróczy ½+0 Rated 2h 27
Golmayo 2+2 Atom Rated 2h 23
Fatalibekova 3+1 45m 13
Giri 7+2 Rated 45m 20
Johner 3+0 Anti Rated 45m 11
Antoshin 5+0 45m 2
Gaprindashvili 3+2 crazy Rated 45m 4
King's Gambit Declined 4+2 45m 1
Nedeljković 5+2 Rated 20m 1
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  1. Playtime does not seem to upda… AlexanderFly This is not the end of the world, I just wanted to see whether other …
  2. Challenge to IM opperwezen V2chess Hey IM @opperwezen , can I play some 1/2+0 crazyhouse with you if you'…
  3. Challenge to IM opperwezen chessanalyst Lichess has a few excellent regulars. Lance is Lichess champion and op…
  4. Challenge to IM opperwezen PatzerGareBear13 I hope you both play your best chess! These should be good games, you…
  5. Challenge to IM opperwezen Aks_Oks Good luck, @Lance5500-YouTube and good luck, @opperwezen!
  6. con someone tell me how I woul… Noblunder Problem: too many blunders. Solution: spend more time thinking befo…
  7. Can cheat detection be contest… CafeMorphy Wow ok, I guess the OP did some special effort to check analysis durin…
  8. HAVE YOU EVER SEEN SUCH CHESS … Principa27 Visit my channel because you probably haven't! https://www.youtube.com…
  9. [Feature proposition]Diferent … Karton2 I've observed quite disparity of ratings between different types of th…
  10. con someone tell me how I woul… lurarose https://en.lichess.org/study/JrPrmcOg There you go
  11. Can cheat detection be contest… PotentialX @CafeMorphy it is impossible! Lichess can not do this during game beca…
  12. Can cheat detection be contest… CafeMorphy I didn't even know we could do that, lichess should make it impossible…
  13. Antichess vkrish Before I heard this, I mostly played 1. e3 in Antichess. Most common r…
  14. Rating distribution tulir It says "Weekly rating distribution", so I'm pretty sure it only inclu…
  15. Challenge to IM opperwezen SoulPeace Thank you @Lance5500-YouTube and @opperwezen.
  16. Challenge to IM opperwezen IM opperwezen @SoulPeace thanks for the compliment goodluck to in your games
  17. Rating distribution cmimo Does the rating distribution also include accounts that have been inac…
  18. My game with Droidfish Leon53 scuffi, I am sure that the engine play at full strength. I use a phone…
  19. Antichess revoof You can even view his solution on lichess by going to https://de.liche…
  20. My game with Droidfish scuffi It's Stockfish... its Elo is of course far above 2000. On a rather …
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Lichess meetup and hackaton report

The Lichess team recently met up to work and socialize in Paris. Here is the summary.

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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