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General Chess Discussion - Can we stop with all the Lasker nonsense? #33

Now lichess forum readers know that Lasker was indeed a cool dude! And a real Master of Chess.


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General Chess Discussion - Just what IS a Coffeehouse player? #4

Coffeehouse players are often extremely strong what tactics concerned, like those old chess-computers. So the only tool they have is a hammer (=tactical prowess) everything resembles a nail. By the…


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General Chess Discussion - is chess related to climate change?#3

Those few chess players... uhm, they contribute, sure. Some ppb (parts per billion) of the travelers who travel for other reasons than „chess“. Not sure if trolling or ...


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General Chess Discussion - Why do the top rated players who use this site mostly play bullet and blitz games?#16

In my opinion this „Blitz is evil“ myth is completely out of date. You are playing miniaturized games which reveal much about your opening repertoire, your tactical prowess, endgame technique under ti…


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General Chess Discussion - who do you think is the best player#22

Link!? https://lichess.org/forum/general-chess-discussion/who-is-the-best-player-in-the-world?page=2#15


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Game analysis - Crushing the Sicilian in 23 moves (2200 vs 2300)#4

Actually, I play such lines as Black and sometimes 1.e4 c5 Nf3 e6 3.g3!? followed by a cunning d4! later enables me to use similar ideas with White. So these are pet lines of mine with either color. ;)


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General Chess Discussion - who do you think is the best player#20

The best chessplayer of all times was Erwin Wackernagl from Biebelsried, who played on the 2nd February 1922 112 blindfold games simultaneously against himself and -believe it or not- won all 112. Soo…


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General Chess Discussion - Why do the top rated players who use this site mostly play bullet and blitz games?#14

Play some games and analyze them. The more, the better. The longer, the better. No bullet, because pokering with pre-moves, try to be faster from move 1, other time-related issues, is counterproductiv…


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General Chess Discussion - Is there a good. aggressive response to Queen's Pawn as black?#14

I like the KID.


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General Chess Discussion - Why do the top rated players who use this site mostly play bullet and blitz games?#12

It’s better to play 100 classic games than 100 Blitz, sure. But how to do? I play more or less solely 5+0, this enables me to scan lots of areas and a decent level one can reach.


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