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Daily Chess Puzzle

Today’s problem is from the 1972 book “Chess Combination as a Fine Art”, a book based on articles published in the 1950s-1960s by Kurt Richter. 111 more words

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Chess at the Alexander House

We slugged it out, and I lost!

Mind you I still enjoyed it.

A few years back we used to pop in here for Saturday coffee on a fairly regular basis. 29 more words

Daily Chess Puzzle

Today’s problem is from the 1972 book “Chess Combination as a Fine Art”, a book based on articles published in the 1950s-1960s by Kurt Richter. 125 more words

Chess

1:00 a.m.

I’ll make you regret losing me for the rest of your life.

I was the queen in your chess game remember that.

Chess

Lacking the right moves

I just stare across the board

What do I do next

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Fool's Mate Friday: Check or Stale Mate?

Apparently, in 1988, World Champion Gary Kasparov accidentally stalemated his opponent during a blitz tournament in Canada. Mr. Kasparov had a king, queen, and a bishop against┬áKiril Dimitrov Georgiev’s lone king. 363 more words

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Daily Chess Puzzle

Today’s problem is from the 1972 book “Chess Combination as a Fine Art”, a book based on articles published in the 1950s-1960s by Kurt Richter. 109 more words

Chess