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The Complete Guide About The English Opening

Writing about a very unique opening that I use a lot is a really pleasurable experience for me. I decided to write about the English Opening because this strategy offers great benefits to the player that are using it. That is the reason why in our days, it is a popular opening and many Grand Masters have it in their …

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How the Passed Pawn Can Improve Your Skills in Chess

Today I have decided to write about a strategy that I use extremely often and it can significantly increase your winning ratio. The goal of this article is to show you how to use the passed pawn in a way that you will easily understand. Many times in games of chess you will get into positions that advancing a pawn in …

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Some of the Most Amazing Games of Vassily Ivanchuk

When it comes to chess, Vassily Ivanchuk is certainly a remarkable figure. To me, he is a true fighter and he has not less quality than a World Champion since many times he was classified among the top candidates. In this article, you will find some of the most astonishing games that he ever played as well as some interesting …

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Ruy Lopez – Everything You Need to Know About the Spanish Opening in Chess

Ruy Lopez is one of the most popular openings in chess. Also known as the Spanish Opening, it’s one of the oldest openings in the game and many great players like Alekhine, Capablanca, Smyslov, Fischer, Karpov, Kasparov, Shirov and Short included it in their repertoire. In this article, you will find the basic principles of this opening and the reason …

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Some of the Most Amazing Chess Games of Garry Kasparov

In the world of chess, Garry Kasparov is the most respected and admired player of all times. He has played historic games and my goal on this article is to show you some of those chess games of Garry Kasparov. Even people who don’t play chess know that he was the World Champion in chess. Therefore, he is the greatest iconic …

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Everything You Need to Know About Semi Slav and Slav Defense

Slav defense is a beautiful and durable opening that is important for any player to know. If you want to become better in chess you should study Slav and Semi Slav Defense in order to improve your aggression and make very good openings. Nowadays, many top players use Slav Defense and it’s one of the openings that I like to …

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King’s Gambit, one of the Most Old and Aggressive Chess Openings

The King’s Gambit is one of the most important openings a player should know. The reason is that this opening exposes many weaknesses on both sides and players are obligated to play aggressively if they want to win. So, if a person plays too safely then, from all aggressive chess openings, King’s Gambit is the ideal one to practice. King’s …

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Do Electronic Chess Computers Help in Learning Chess

In order to become a good player in chess you need to try hard and a lot of practice. During the early stages of my training in chess, I came against two basic difficulties. The players that I was playing against were not experienced enough to teach me new things in chess. Though I had spent a lot of time …

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More Than The Basics About Nimzo-Indian Defense

Nimzo-Indian Defense is probably one of the best chess openings that players use. Aron Nimzowitsch worked on and researched in depth this opening (since 1920) and it is fair enough that took his name in the repertoire of the top chess players worldwide. It’s amazing that the popularity of this opening has increased over time and all the great players …