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UFF is SMACK/ URL’S 8 man elimination MC Battle tournament. UFF season 3 is back with with an exciting match up between PREP & CHESS. Every Friday @ 5PM on BET UFF brings you an action packed battle so make sure you tune in.

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New Youtube Channel: ThinkingSquares

Now you can find us on Youtube and enjoy video footage recorded in tournaments we have participated. There are only a few at the moment, but we plan to add more in the future and even have a few chess lessons or chess games explained on video. 133 more words


Daddy, do you Want to Play Chess?

I suppose my love for chess stems from my childhood. My dad was the one who taught me to play. We used to have this wooden chess board that would fold up like a TV tray, and I fondly remember pulling it out of the closet and setting it up to play with dad. 543 more words


Test your chess: daily chess puzzle # 72

White to play and win

D Isaacson v KR Claudius 1954


First of all, following Purdy's advice to firstly ignore threats, imagining what you would want to do if they could not possibly be implemented, you look to see if the Q didn't move. 135 more words


Chess World Champion - 2014: Again Magnus Carlsen!

Chess World Champion Р2014:  Again Magnus Carlsen!



An almost unbeatable Magnus Carlsen is FIDE World Chess Champion 2014. Norwegian Magnus Carlsen,the world number one and Blitz-rapid Champion and defending Champion has retained the title 2014 by using what could now be called the Sochi method, defeating the five time champion Indo-Spaniard Viswanathan Anand. 764 more words


Golden trio of India Vishwanathan Anand, Saina and Srikanth

Well, losing a couple of games is nothing in the world of sports, some times the opponent is brilliant and sometimes the hunger to win is absent. 141 more words

Sharmishtha (trisha) Basu.

In Pawn Sacrifice, Bobby Fisher takes on the world again

Pawn Sacrifice is a dramatized version produced by Edward Zwick of Bobby Fisher’s iconic chess match with Boris Spassky in 1972

Pawn Sacrifice was previewed… 103 more words