Chess
epub |eng | 2011-12-14 | Author:Yasser Seirawan [Seirawan, Yasser]

DIAGRAM 122. Black to play Diagram 122 shows another example. Though down a pawn, Black draws easily by playing for the position in the previous diagram. With 1...Nf5!, he forces ...
( Category: Chess July 11,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Cyrus Lakdawala

23.g6!? Lasker, like Tal after him, trusted in his own madness. He decides that now is not the time to make a plea for fiscal sanity and offers another pawn. ...
( Category: Chess July 5,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-09-29 | Author:Yochanan Afek [Afek, Yochanan]

4: White to play Can you see a way for White to gain material superiority? solution 5: White to play How does White convert his queenside pressure into something more ...
( Category: Chess July 2,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-05-29 | Author:Antonio Gude [Gude, Antonio]

White to play Blackburne – Lipschütz New York 1889 This game constitutes one of the chess landmarks of the last years of the 19th century. Careful with that smirk. First ...
( Category: Chess July 2,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-12-07 | Author:Victor Charushin [Charushin, Victor]

White to play and win. 1.Na7 Kb6 2.Bg1+ Ka5 3.Ka2 Ka4 4.Nc8 Bxa3 5.Nb6+ Kb4 6.Be3+– (3-63) T.Gorgiev 64 1930 (D) White to play and win. 1.Rb3+ Rb6 2.Rxb6+ Kc7 ...
( Category: Backgammon July 2,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:International Master Arthur van de Oudeweetering

9…d5 This was Simagin’s idea. Now, what many had thought was an impregnable centre is attacked. 10.cxd5 exd5 11.♘xc6 bxc6 12.exd5 ♘xd5 13.♘xd5 cxd5 Lipnitsky: ‘So, nothing has remained from ...
( Category: Chess July 1,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Thomas Engqvist [Engqvist, Thomas]

Answer: 28 ... Nxa2! The simple 28 ... Qa5 29 a3 Rc8 also wins easily. 29 Nxa2 Qa5 A decisive double attack on a2 and d2, since in order to ...
( Category: Chess June 30,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2016-06-22 | Author:International Master Arthur van de Oudeweetering

24.e5 dxe5 25.f5 With fewer pieces on the board here, this is still a strong sacrifice. This time White seizes control of the light squares, leaving the g7-bishop a miserable ...
( Category: Chess June 15,2020 )
mobi |eng | 1984-01-11 | Author:Albert Morehead

Irregularities in Rauber Skat Misdeal . There must be a new deal if a card is faced in dealing or if the dealer departs in any way from correct procedure ...
( Category: Scrabble June 13,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Andrew Soltis

8 c3 d5 9 exd5 ♘xd5 Fischer demolished Seidman in the 1960-61 U.S. Championship in the once-wild 9...e4 10 dxc6 exf3 line. Play went 11 ♕xf3 ♗g4 12 ♕g3 ♗d6 ...
( Category: Chess June 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-05-30 | Author:Mikhail Tal [Tal, Mikhail]

13 ♕d6! ♕xc3 14 ♖ed1 ♘d7 15 ♗xf7+! ♔xf7 16 ♘g5+ ♔e8 17 ♕e6+ 1-0 in view of the mate in two moves. As a result, the Soviet players who ...
( Category: Chess May 7,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-03 | Author:Dave Couture [Couture, Dave]

( Category: Chess May 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-01-02 | Author:Asim Pereira [Pereira, Asim]

156. Lizak Peter (2423) - Geirnaert Steven (2412) It (open) 2012.06.13 156. Lizak Peter (2423) - Geirnaert Steven (2412) SOLUTION 30. Rxc5! bxc5 31. b6 and Black will eventually have ...
( Category: Chess May 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-10 | Author:Paul Powell [Powell, Paul]

37.Rxb7? When you see a good move, always look for a better one. White missed such a great opportunity and didn't take advantage of the fact that Black pieces aren't ...
( Category: Chess May 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-04-23 | Author:Davide Rabboni [Rabboni, Davide]

Reshevsky Quiz n.51 - White to move Solution n.51 1. Be7 g5 2. Bf7 Kh4 3. g3 Quiz n.52 - White to move Solution n.52 1. Qh6 Kg8 2. Qg5 ...
( Category: Logic & Brain Teasers May 6,2020 )