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Kasparov's Fighting Chess 1993-1998 (Batsford Chess Books)

Garry Kasparov has dominated the world of competitive chess longer than any other world champion. What better time than now, on the eve of his retirement, to celebrate his unprecedented achievements? 67 more words


Getting Kids Interested in Chess - Stanislav Komsky

In a demographic that is dominated by video games, organized sports and social networking sites, it’s not always easy to get youths interested in a game like chess. 607 more words

Stanislav Komsky

Daily chess puzzle: Check Mate #273

Another puzzle from Dragoslav Andric’s 1981 book “Matni Udar”.

White to play and mate Black

Kluger v Polgar, Budapest 1963


Again, sac on the g file, and mate. 31 more words


Iran, head-covering, chess.

In October I wrote about the World Women’s Championship being played in Iran, with female competitors being forced to wear head coverings. Some women boycotted the tournament. 204 more words


ITC Tip 4: What Sort of Spirits To Expect

The main goal of ITC research is to establish a communication bridge with the other side with our TVs, radios, computers, phones, and other technical devices. 920 more words