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Malkovitch game: Moves 14-23

I’m back with some more moves! We’ve got some unexpected (by me, anyway) ones here, but I think I’m doing alright still:

Instead of playing on the left side like I thought he would, white extends from his group on the right with 14. 287 more words


Test your chess: daily chess puzzle # 96

White to play: what result?

G Searll v T Keuvelaer 1984


I changed the rubric from white to play and win to 'what result?' to make the task harder. 79 more words


Think before you move

”Think before you move” sounds simple and obvious, but practice has shown that it’s easier said than done. Very often we take things for granted, we see a move and we tell ourselves… 1,213 more words


Team player

Joshua therefore sent them out; and they went to lie in ambush, and stayed between Bethel and Ai, on the west side of Ai; but Joshua lodged that night among the people. 283 more words

Solution to this morning's tactic

I worked a little more than ususal since it’s a game I like very much, even though i’m on the losing side. Enjoy.

I remember when I played this game I felt my position was bad, basically black is not developed, his king in stuck in the center and white pieces are all in ideal squares. 134 more words


Poker, Chess and Life - Part 2 (Luck)

Find the other parts of this series of articles here: part 1

Now we’ll move from subjectivity to luck, a more central notion in our everyday thinking. 4,052 more words