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Weekly Rapid 4h 1348
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Daily Crazyhouse 1h 30m 63
Blackmar-Diemer Gambit SuperBlitz 57m 198
Daily HyperBullet 1h 360
U2000 Blitz 57m 329
U1700 Rapid 57m 167
Hourly Blitz 57m 225
U1500 Bullet 27m 37
Daily Chess960 1h 30m 2
Daily UltraBullet 1h 1
U2000 Rapid 57m 0
U1700 Bullet 27m 1
U1500 SuperBlitz 57m 7
Hourly Bullet 27m 1
tabriz 7+2 2h 10
Lewis 7+2 3check 2h 10
Winter 7+2 1h 20m 23
Puc ¼+0 1h 20
RAPID TOURNAMENT 7+2 1h 11
CRAZYHOUSE 5+0 Crazy 45m 6
Satranç TV Youtube 3+1 1h 30m 140
Becker 3+2 1h 10m 24
Doping 3+0 45m 2
Belavenets 0+1 Atom 2h 1
Sandipan 1.5+1 Atom 45m 1
Gurieli 0+1 Atom 2h 1
Schiffers 0+1 Atom 2h 1
Petrović 3+2 1h 30m 3
Cardano 0+1 Atom 2h 1
chess 7+2 2h 1
O'Kelly 0+1 Atom 2h 1
Nakamura 0+1 Atom 2h 1
The Chesspatzer Nightly 5+2 2h 1
Eksi Sözlük 5+2 2h 1
Africa Chess 1+0 1h 30m 1
Tolush 3+0 45m 1
Colle 0+1 Atom 2h 1
Eliskases 0+1 Atom 2h 1
Hamppe 0+1 Atom 2h 1
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  1. FREE Training Games/Game Analy… Googleplayer45678 Yes! I am interested! I will like to work on my endgames And middlegam…
  2. Website for Organizing/Trainin… savagechess2k Lichess studies.
  3. Website for Organizing/Trainin… DrHack #4. Exactly.. Why is this thread even here? I've created a templa…
  4. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … Cholorr @savagechess2k "I am really very confused" he doesnt know he is actua…
  5. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … savagechess2k @Cholorr 1. Thanks 2. he says "I am really very confused about choos…
  6. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … Cholorr @savagechess2k and congrats on your 2nd place finish the other day!
  7. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … Cholorr He said "when" not "with
  8. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … savagechess2k @Cholorr He says WITH d4. Not against d4.
  9. Website for Organizing/Trainin… hangrad Use Lichess.
  10. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … Cholorr nah bro against 1.d4 just play Benoni
  11. Website for Organizing/Trainin… Stephenson chess tempo free chess.com paid membership for more then 2-3 moves
  12. Website for Organizing/Trainin… National_Patzer Hello, I'm looking for a FREE website to organize and train my reperto…
  13. Why does nobody rematch after … Stephenson Big misunderstanding. Hes a good player but A man named Chuck Berry …
  14. Why does nobody rematch after … soni777 @Stephenson I see you are a Ding Liren fan
  15. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … savagechess2k @Aman1122 Jobava-Prie (d4, nc3, bf4) is sound and quite aggressive. So…
  16. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … soni777 @Aman1122 In fact, scrap what I suggested originally and play the Rich…
  17. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … soni777
  18. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … Checkmatealot There are sharp positions when playing d4 but if you're after open and…
  19. Need Help on an aggressive d4 … Aman1122 I am really very confused about choosing an aggressive repertoire as w…
  20. is this the fastest checkmate … tpr #2 There are other possibilities: 1 e4 Na6 2 Bc4 Nb8 3 e5 Nc6 4 e6 Nb…
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