Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Pierce Gambit -worth a look

I won a casual game reverse Halloween Gambit with a  lot of fun tactics,  I feel that I could definitely play this gambit as well. Need to check this out.


http://www.viewchess.com/cbreader/2014/12/6/Game23356719.html
also a geeky view of romantic openings


http://scienceonthesquares.blogspot.com/2015/01/practical-chances-and-romantic-opening.html

Sunday, April 2, 2017

testing

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

White to Move-- Page 41 Aagard's Attacking Manual



From this game. http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chessgame?gid=1060665 Yusupov according to Attacking manual  1 has 3 forced wins here. Thinking about the rules of dynamics would lead to the first move.  

Comments on the game and an analysis of the position is found at Temposhlucker's fine blog.  http://temposchlucker.blogspot.com/2017/03/scenarios.html

Some of Aagard's analysis found within the comments.

Monday, February 27, 2017

CT-ART Android Style

I won't say I am doing the 7 circles but I purchased a 9 dollar CT-ART  4 Android App and are doing some problems.  A phone app is super convenient and has additional features that my earlier desktop version. Such as the ability to book mark and take notes in the program.  Some are very familar..........