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Dominik Čech | December 24, 2010 – 11:21One Comment | 501 views
I’ve got time to solve this …

A bank robbery happened one night in a small American town. But, strange as it was, the employees of the bank found the robber in the morning, asleep by a newspaper. As it turned out, during the robbery he found a chess column with a 4-move mate problem, and decided to solve it right away. He then tried to find the solution for an hour, two, three, when sleep took over in the end.

“Well,” he said in front of the Judge, “I’ve chosen an unfortunate hobby!”  “No, no,“ said the Judge, “your choice of a hobby is all well and good, but your choice of career is not the most promising!”

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  • Priyo says:

    : Strategy is for women and ltntienaeus .Being rude is not the same as being political incorrect.Why do they nominate someone as a head coach who doesn’t get along with their finest talent (Ian Nepomniachtchi) ?I think this may be a hidden reason why Nepo plays in team 2 and Malakhov in team 1.Nepo is in much better shape than Malakhov the last half year or so.Nepo would crush most opponents on board 4 of team 1, while Malakhov is struggling for draws.

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