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1. ChessBase Magazine #175 - Review
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... Defence to the English Opening. For reasons of space I shall mention only two of them. The first is Krisztian Szabo’s analysis of a rare line in Sicilian Dragon (B76) 1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 d6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 ...
2. 10 Reasons Why It Rocks to be a Chess Player
(Articles/Training Techniques)
... why it can be fun to play chess? Well, we have some reasons for you: 1. A chess player is never bored From amateurs to professionals, a chess player’s mind is always working and his preoccupations ...
3. 7 Reasons Why Magnus Carlsen is World Champion
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Magnus Carlsen has been dominating the chess scene for the last few years and has established himself as one of the strongest (if not the strongest) players at the moment. By winning many prestigious tournaments ...
... is known for its counter-attacking possibilities and that’s, perhaps, one of the main reasons why Kasparov plays it so often. 10. English Opening: Anglo-Slav Variation 1. c4 c6 2. Nf3 g6 3. g3 Bg7 4. Bg2 Nf6 ...
5. 10 Reasons You’re Not 2000 Rated – Yet
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... yet. Here are the 10 reasons you’re not 2000 rated yet! 1. You don’t learn from your mistakes Learning from your own mistakes is a step one to improve your game. It doesn’t matter if you are 1200 ...
... the opponent is higher rated. The most common reasons are poor opening preparation and superficial thinking. A third reason can be a mix between inexperience and getting too nervous at the time of fulfilling ...
7. 5 Things to Do for Breaking 2000 ELO
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... most common bad habits among beginners is playing blitz online for hours as a daily routine. Blitz is great for many reasons, but, as everything in life, too much of it is definitely counterproductive ...
... it is time to work on your opening repertoire seriously, especially if you are active playing tournaments. Here are 4 reasons to take the openings seriously in order to upgrade your strength and results ...
9. 5 Reasons Chess Training is Not Working for You
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Every chess player wants to step up their game. They try many different methods, but sadly most of them just don’t work. Otherwise everyone would already be at least 2000 rated. What are the main reasons ...
10. 7 Reasons You‘re Not a Grandmaster – Yet
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... we will talk about 5 reasons why you’re still not a Grandmaster. 1. You have no good mentor A lot of chess players want to become Grandmasters one day. Sadly enough without a good mentor guiding you ...
11. 5 Reasons Your ELO Isn’t Improving
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... a reality.  Before you can achieve your chess goals, you need to pick the right strategy and understand why you haven’t achieved them yet. Here are the most common 5 reasons why your elo isn’t improving ...
12. 15 Tips to Boost Your Rating Up to 2200
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... the endgames first, then middlegame and at last openings, or that openings are not too important for beginners. We believe it is not quite like that these days for the following reasons: A ...
13. Thinking Like a Chess Master
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... he will do so. Let’s have a look at the examples below: (For privacy reasons, the names of my opponents will not be revealed) White to move Black has emerged at least equal out of the opening and ...
14. 5 Ways to Stop Losing at Chess
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... to know how to play defensively. It means you should have a clear plan and try your best to realize it. 5. Stop Playing Fast Playing fast, without enough thought is one of the reasons why players drop ...
15. New Trends in The Italian Opening
... the reasons for this is that the positions arising from the Italian are far less complex than the ones that can arise in the Ruy Lopez’s labyrinth. However, nowadays the Italian is living a modern comeback ...
16. 3 Most Common Mistakes Beginners Tend to Make
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... this article you will find a list of these mistakes and some tips in order to stop making them. The examples below belong to actual games from our own tournaments practice, but for privacy reasons we have ...
17. 3 Things That Prevent Us From Winning "Won Games"
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... actually. Many times this happened due to miscalculation, but they are mostly all connected with the three points mentioned above. Let's examine the following positions in order to understand the reasons ...
... not convinced? Here are the 5 important reasons to try different openings: 1. You will find an opening that matches your style better Selecting what kinds of openings to play is a pretty random process ...
19. 10 Best Games by Victor Korchnoi
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... the strongest chess player that never became World Champion. Korchnoi played competitive chess up until 2012, when he had to retire for health reasons. In 2011 he scored an excellent win with black pieces ...
20. The Queen Endgame
...  However, in reality not many beginner/ intermediate level players have followed this advice. This can be for several reasons, but we think that there are 3 main ones why players avoid studying endgames:  ...
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