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Cyriac Antony
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53 votes
10 answers
18k views

How do I learn to understand the middlegame?

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41 votes
13 answers
10k views

Why do so many children stop playing chess?

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39 votes
9 answers
6k views

How do I get a well-rounded understanding of chess openings?

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32 votes
7 answers
13k views

Why aren't there any women super Grandmasters (GMs)?

27 votes
5 answers
7k views

How can I make chess interesting and fun for beginners and doubters?

26 votes
7 answers
4k views

Which notable players in chess history successfully used dubious openings?

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25 votes
8 answers
6k views

Are computers destroying chess?

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24 votes
2 answers
1k views

Do Grandmasters think using algebraic notation?

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23 votes
2 answers
7k views

What is the Dorfman method in chess?

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22 votes
3 answers
9k views

What is a tabiya and what is their importance?

22 votes
4 answers
3k views

How to relax when playing chess?

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21 votes
6 answers
11k views

Is it beneficial to play blindfolded chess?

21 votes
4 answers
4k views

What is the theoretical limit for the number of consecutive checks?

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20 votes
11 answers
9k views

What projects have been undertaken to solve chess completely?

20 votes
4 answers
4k views

Why do chess engines sometimes miss good moves (or take forever to spot)?

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19 votes
8 answers
942 views

How can I make a chess exhibition exciting for 'laypeople'?

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19 votes
12 answers
8k views

Why does a knight combine better with the queen than a bishop does?

18 votes
6 answers
3k views

"A knight on a rim is dim", but a knight on a corner is ... excellent?

18 votes
6 answers
962 views

Why isn't chess played with flat pieces?

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15 votes
3 answers
25k views

What are the best openings in Antichess?

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14 votes
1 answer
2k views

How not to use a chess engine?

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10 votes
4 answers
2k views

What activities should we set up in a chess club?

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8 votes
1 answer
432 views

How to propose a new game variant?

8 votes
3 answers
744 views

When is it right to start learning strategy after tactics

6 votes
4 answers
457 views

Can a chess engine play like a particular famous player?

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5 votes
6 answers
1k views

What is the most sound, yet still sharp, gambit?

3 votes
3 answers
310 views

Why is white's best play Nxd5 here?

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2 votes
3 answers
3k views

King's Indian Attack - Middle game ideas