This Hub discusses the Cozio Defense in the Ruy Lopez from black's perspective. It is a practical and underrated opening option for black that has its share of poison.
Download some great chess books that have been released into the public domain, and improve your game without spending anything on expensive hardcovers. All you need is a PDF reader to open the files.
There are not many electronic chess computer out there nowadays. This is mainly because many of the manufacturers have quit making them. Hopefully, this guide will help you decide what to buy & where.
Winning chess strategies and chess tactics can be found in many different areas and advanced chess puzzles like these can really help players improve their chess game. Try them and see how you do.
This Hub will explore the 6.d3 variation of the ever-popular Ruy Lopez opening. This variation is solid, statistically advantageous and avoids a lot of main line theory, including the Marshall Attack.
We discuss the Nimzovich Attack against Petrov's Defense from white's perspective. If you're tired of the boring, symmetrical lines of Petrov's Defense, break the symmetry with this exciting opening.
This Hub discusses less theoretical but highly practical alternatives to the Open Sicilian in the 2...e6 Sicilian Defense. These options (3.b3, 3.d3 and 3.g3) have all seen play at the highest level.
This easy trap for beginners is played by black and starts of from the widely used Italian opening. The Blackburn-Shilling Gambit is also known as the Kostic Gambit or the Schilling-Kostic Gambit.
If you're looking to improve your chess end game play, working on endgame chess puzzles can really help. These particular chess puzzles focus on end game play only. Check them out!
Chess is an ancient game with many strategies. No matter how long you've been playing, there is always something to learn.