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Play 1.d4! by Palliser
Anyone have "Play 1.d4!", by Palliser and if so how do you like it.  I know Nigel Davies has said this was a good book.

Started 12/13/03 at 15:25:53 by Glenn Snow
1 2338 Last Post 12/15/03 at 05:03:38
By: alumbrado
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Need a bit of help
Hey everyone. I was just wondering, how does everyone go about practicing their skills? You surely can't find an oppponent at any given second. And what about openings? I just got MCO 13th edition fro...

Started 11/25/03 at 01:46:35 by Jason_Evans
5 1382 Last Post 11/26/03 at 15:10:53
By: Voprak
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My Game
Hey everyone. Would someone mind doing me a favor and telling me how my game was? I was white in the one. I'd say that I'm past the beginner stage, but not by much. It would really help if I could get...

Started 11/21/03 at 17:22:07 by Jason Evans (Guest)
4 1306 Last Post 11/22/03 at 17:43:06
By: Jason_Evans
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[m]: Basic Chess Endings
This Endgames [move by] GMTonyKosten.
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Computer opening books and tablebases
Just a thought - no doubt this has been discussed elsewhere.
Human players are not permitted to refer to published material during the course of a game - for example, they are forbidden to consul...

Started 11/07/03 at 10:38:23 by alumbrado
7 1664 Last Post 11/15/03 at 17:12:51
By: Glenn Snow
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Chess training
I am newcomer.
Is there some way i can get traing to improve my performance here? Can i get opinion of GM's on it.

Started 10/20/03 at 10:18:14 by lam
2 1231 Last Post 11/02/03 at 03:53:25
By: GMTonyKosten
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0 636 Last Post 11/01/03 at 16:40:50
By: JMRW - Ex Member
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Free Chess Program for Windows ?
I search for a free chess programm for windows. For Macintosh there are the free to download and masterstrength having programs "Sigma Chess" and "MacChess" both rated 2500 somewhat on actual MACs, wi...

Started 10/29/03 at 08:21:10 by ChessMunsta (Guest)
4 1397 Last Post 10/31/03 at 08:58:30
By: dom
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How can we defeat Maroczy?
I like the Benko Gambit very very much and I afraid to play against it. So, every time I meet Benony I transpose it into Maroczy bind. I know that Maroczy Bind is a very powerful weapon against the dr...

Started 10/17/03 at 16:05:36 by Tzanidakis_Michael
2 1797 Last Post 10/17/03 at 11:29:33
By: alumbrado
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Smylov is a genious

Started 10/08/03 at 21:00:55 by JMRW (Ex Member)
1 954 Last Post 10/09/03 at 03:10:49
By: X
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British Championship to be British only
Does anyone have any opinions on the change to the British Championship?
Previously players from Commonwealth countries were eligible to play in, and often win, the event but that is no longer th...

Started 09/16/03 at 16:25:00 by IanE11
1 1429 Last Post 09/16/03 at 11:40:21
By: Ben_Hague
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Chess and art painting
(click on the chessbox upper right)
you'll find about 20 famous paintures about chess

Started 09/09/03 at 05:47:01 by JMRW (Ex Member)
0 805 Last Post 09/09/03 at 00:47:00
By: JMRW - Ex Member
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Busts to Repertoire Videos and Books
  I would like to start a list of busts to lines reccomended in books and videos.  Does anyone have any?

Started 06/22/03 at 20:06:14 by Bilbo Baggins
2 1306 Last Post 07/23/03 at 05:43:57
By: alumbrado
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Linares! Linares!
Just turned 16 years old and Radjabov beats Kasparov with Black at Linares ... that is one hell of a talent ...  Smiley

Started 02/25/03 at 13:16:46 by alumbrado
4 1470 Last Post 04/09/03 at 15:14:25
By: yaltmax
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Just found out that ChesBase produced the opening CD with Don Maddox called "Franco-Benoni." !! I never heard of such a system. They say it's a cross between the French and the Benoni based on 1…e6 an...

Started 03/01/03 at 05:30:35 by yaltmax
3 3583 Last Post 03/12/03 at 00:06:31
By: Not a GM (Guest)
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Has ever looked into doing something about Pafu's openings (

Started 03/08/03 at 22:53:05 by Bob More (Guest)
0 1168 Last Post 03/08/03 at 17:53:04
By: Bob More (Guest)
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Bishop piece
My friend told me that there is a meaning to that cut on a Bishop's head but he could not recall it. So, does anyone know what that cut-through means on a Bishop's piece? Just curious 8)

Started 01/15/03 at 05:29:23 by yaltmax
3 1553 Last Post 03/07/03 at 16:39:09
By: john d (Guest)
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Kasparov Chess University - lessons
Is anybody out there who knows what happens with the superb lessons which were offered at KCU - element of former ???
These lessons were great for our!!...

Started 01/08/03 at 19:08:43 by SutterCane
2 2551 Last Post 02/25/03 at 21:38:30
By: Bilbo Baggins
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Online chess
There are rumours on about a free server called DNCS. Is there anyone who can provide some more info. Thanks.

Started 02/22/03 at 10:30:45 by Obvious (Guest)
1 1206 Last Post 02/22/03 at 16:26:27
By: yaltmax
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Man vs Machine Picture Report
Since I went to the 1st game of Kasparov vs. Deep Junior match in New York, I've decided to share some pictures (taken by me and my lovely wife Lena) with you so you can feel a bit like you've been th...

Started 01/27/03 at 07:23:39 by yaltmax
4 1840 Last Post 02/08/03 at 02:36:08
By: yaltmax
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