Carslen vs. Anand: Magnus on His Way to the Title?
November 19, 2013 – 16:31 | 10 Comments | Reads: 8760

So far, there was some excitement in Chennai, but you could hardly say that the tournament was satisfactory. It missed what really is the core value of every sport: Victory and defeat. Magnus Carlsen decided it’s …

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Politics, Murderers and the Fun Resulting – Part I
September 30, 2011 – 21:18 | No Comment | Rating: 4.29 | 576 views
Politics, Murderers and the Fun Resulting – Part I

It may seem that politics is a dirty game, in essence humourless. However, you could look at it from different viewpoints. Depending on your worldview, you may want to be directly involved, watch it from …

A Compliment
February 25, 2011 – 22:11 | 2 Comments | Rating: 0 | 910 views
A Compliment

There are many stories about the confidence of Efim Bogoljubov (on the picture). Once he was strolling around the tournament hall and stopped by the big demonstration board.

A Secret Weapon
February 25, 2011 – 22:05 | 2 Comments | Rating: 3 | 706 views
A Secret Weapon

During the world championship match between Emanuel Lasker and Wilhelm Steinitz, a fan of Lasker gave him a gift – a box of cigars.

What exactly is a checkmate?
February 25, 2011 – 21:59 | 3 Comments | Rating: 5 | 1,484 views
What exactly is a checkmate?

We bring you some opinions regarding the goal we are all trying to achieve when we play chess. So what exactly is a checkmate?

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February 20, 2011 – 20:20 | No Comment | Rating: 5 | 622 views
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