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16 votes
1 answer
9k views

What do DTM, DTZ, DTC, DTR, DTZ50, and DTZR mean?

9 votes
2 answers
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What happens should a clock fail during the game?

9 votes
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What happened to the WCC?

8 votes
4 answers
7k views

How do GMs “play the man, not the board”?

6 votes
1 answer
305 views

What are good resources to use to learn how to best use pawns and pawn structures?

5 votes
3 answers
182 views

What are some non-functional features of a chess clock that would help choose the best for ones use?

5 votes
2 answers
384 views

Chess variants-Anyone recall the name for one that has a "superpiece" with the movements of the queen and knight?

4 votes
2 answers
342 views

Are there any current studies on the physical effects of playing chess?

4 votes
1 answer
405 views

Does FIDE or USCF allow ICCF type numerical notation instead of the so called algebraic?

4 votes
1 answer
217 views

Who is best at promoting chess? [closed]

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79 views

Where to find cross table for 1956 Thanksgiving weekend Eastern Open?

3 votes
2 answers
336 views

What is the average speed in tournaments for USFC rapid chess ratings?

3 votes
1 answer
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Now that FIDE has just announced BIDDING winners to be the official FIDE clock does that mean we have to buy those to play in their tournaments?

3 votes
1 answer
286 views

How big a rating difference between TOP GM and a patzer would be equivalent to odds games?

2 votes
1 answer
1k views

Would an erroneous claim of mate be considered as annoying the opponent, cheating, an illegal move, or something else?

2 votes
1 answer
339 views

What was it that AlphaZero did that dazzled experts?

2 votes
1 answer
593 views

What was one shortcoming of alpha zero that Kasparov noted?

2 votes
3 answers
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Are there any books pamphlets or articles on how to train to play at GM level?

2 votes
2 answers
256 views

Why does chess tempo fail at random; what is the biggest free database online that is reliable

2 votes
1 answer
224 views

Top players have seconds to help them prepare. Do they also use engines looking to prepare lines for surprise value?

2 votes
1 answer
87 views

What is the 'combustion point' of a game? This was in an upvoted answer

2 votes
2 answers
1k views

Where is the list of FIDE approved clocks?

2 votes
1 answer
132 views

How often does FIDE review clocks to update their approved list?

1 vote
1 answer
270 views

What locations in the USA have FIDE approved tournaments frequently?

1 vote
1 answer
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Is there a list of ALL features that are available on some chess clock?

1 vote
2 answers
539 views

Fixed games in chess-is it real or just a conspiracy theory? If real, how bad is it?

1 vote
1 answer
119 views

Are there any papers that highlight the problems with rating systems?

1 vote
2 answers
466 views

Whats the difference between these chess tempo databases

0 votes
2 answers
183 views

Are there studies showing that descriptive notation is easier to use for blindfold than algebraic notation?

-1 votes
1 answer
177 views

What happened to the CCLA?