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Saturday, August 01, 2015 21:21
The Chess.com news team focusus mostly on big events and announcements on these pages, and we don't always have time to mention other chess news stories. Today we bring you some of the chess-related events...
Saturday, August 01, 2015 1:07
The U.S. has produced and harvested a glut of GMs in the last few years, so it's understandable if you haven't been able to remember them all. GM Mackenzie Molner is one of those names, and his skills will be...
Friday, July 31, 2015 1:22
The Swiss town of Biel, home of the long-standing chess festival and grandmaster tournament of the same name, is on the German-French language divide. At least it was before today. GM...
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 7:47
GM David Navara caught GM Radek Wojtaszek in first place by beating GM Richard Rapport as Black in round eight of the Biel Chess Festival's Grandmaster Tournament.  The...

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Friday, July 31, 2015 9:29
I am the proud owner of the obscure volume Pillsbury's Chess Career, published in 1922 by the American Chess Bulletin and written by two English amateurs, Philip Walsingham Sergeant and William Henry...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 9:52
Among the less-trodden paths White can follow against the Sicilian Defense is the system with the seemingly paradoxical combination of Nc3 and Bb5. To my knowledge, this variation, unlike most of the other...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 8:46
Let this video guide serve as the official reference point to help you find Chess.com videos on your favorite chess players throughout history! Chess.com has enjoyed lessons from the...
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 20:42
     This article was published in the "British Chess Magazine" three months after Paul Morphy's death.  It was obviously written as a memorial to Morphy and meant to showcase his...

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