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All You Need to Know in 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 it 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

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Levon Aronian and his Spectacular Style of Playing Chess

If you have studied many games of chess then, you should have studied some games played by Levon Aronian. The Armenian Grandmaster has many admirers around the world. What distinguishes him from his opponents? His elegant quality during his games, not only in victory but in defeat as well. His chess skills and fighting spirit

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The Complete Guide to Pirc Defense

I have been playing chess for decades and one of my favorite chess openings is Pirc defense. I have won many games using this opening and I decided to talk about it. You might have heard this opening with a different name like Yugoslav Defense or Ufimtsev Defence. Anyway, I think Pirc defense is an

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How to Win Using Queen’s Gambit Accepted

This article is the second part of the analysis of the Queen’s Gambit. On the first one, I wrote about Queen’s Gambit Declined. On this article, I will write about the Queen’s Gambit Accepted which is one of the oldest and most solid openings in all of chess.  Players like Tal, Rubinstein, Karpov and the

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How to Win Using the Queen’s Gambit Declined

When I play chess, I like to make an aggressive chess opening and one of my favorite openings is the Queen’s Gambit. However, this topic is extremely big and I decided to talk about only the Queen’s Gambit Declined in this article. The second part of this article is the Queen’s Gambit Accepted. Great chess

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Guide to Caro-Kann Defense, All You Need to Know

One of the most important openings in chess is the Caro-Kann opening. Caro-Kann defense is played for more than a century and it is named after the great players Horatio Caro and Marcus Kann. Despite the fact that this opening is old, many great players are still using this strategy. So, it’s obvious that this

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Draw Rules Guide: How to Benefit from Draw in Chess

When I was learning chess, I was focussing on ways to beat any opponent. However, when things weren’t going in my way in a game of chess, I was completely frustrated because I didn’t have a backup plan. When you are losing a game, a draw is often something that may easily happen. Draw in

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Scholar’s Mate, The Way to Win in Chess in 4 Moves

Chess is a game that makes you feel a bit overwhelmed by the number of possible moves. If you are new to the game, that many possibilities make you feel extremely uncertain about winning a game of chess. In most games, after each player has made about thirty moves, one of them emerges victorious. However,

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HI, MY NAME IS GIANNIS

When I was a child I became obsessed with chess and I continued to play ever since. Despite some obligations of my professional life, I always find time to play chess along with my wife, children, and friends. I have applied many strategies, used many chess sets and met some of the greatest GMs in the World. I started this website with a vision to offer for free quality information to chess enthusiasts. The content of this website is written by me and some of my friends that have exceeded an ELO rating of 2000.

Thank you for visiting my website.

HI, MY NAME IS GIANNIS

When I was a child I became obsessed with chess and I continued to play ever since. Despite some obligations of my professional life, I always find time to play chess along with my wife, children, and friends. I have applied many strategies, used many chess sets and met some of the greatest GMs in the World. I started this website with a vision to offer for free quality information to chess enthusiasts. The content of this website is written by me and some of my friends that have exceeded an ELO rating of 2000.

Thank you for visiting my website.

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