|Game analysis - Why is 10.Kf1 the best move here ? Played by GM Jobava and liked by Lichess "JS" Stockfish.#3|
Something to do with the queen x-raying the king from h4 and the weak f2 square king-side, I imagine.
|General Chess Discussion - Chess coach#2|
Look at the Coaches section under the Learn Tab
|Off-Topic Discussion - Describe Your Sense of Humor.#15|
my sense of humor is like a one-eyed rooster in an empty garden
|Game analysis - e5 blunder on Sicilian, confused by Engines Move#1|
Hello again everyone, I am back again to cast doubt upon the almighty engine. Just kidding. I am curious as to why (8. ...e5??), is considered a blunder here, and puts white at a considerable advantag…
|Game analysis - Capablancas book - Knight/Bishop Mate Question#4|
Thank you so much, I will study these right away. And a harder checkmate? You are a true friend.
|Game analysis - Capablancas book - Knight/Bishop Mate Question#1|
In Capablanca's "Chess Fundamentals," he gives an example of a Bishop Knight Mate with the follow sequence of moves. My question is simple: After 13. d5... why does black respond with 13. ...a4 , inst…
|Game analysis - (Beginner) The wrong time for a pin?#1|
Here is a game from today where I pinned the white knight with the bishop (4. ...Bb4?!) and the engine states this as an inaccuracy. My idea behind the pin was to protect d5 pawn as I played e5 next, …
|Game analysis - (Beginner) Confused by stockfish recommendation on early move#1|
https://lichess.org/rBcuqV6qVPj7 For starters, I am fairly new to chess. I am confused by a move that stockfish recommends which is: instead of 3. ...d3 , play 3. ...a5 I am interested in two things i…