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Wes
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31 votes

Can playing blindfold chess be learned or is it a natural skill?

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How do you checkmate with a rook?

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How do you checkmate with the pair of bishops?

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Understanding vs. Memorization

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What are black's possible plans in the exchange variation of the Queen's Gambit?

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Why is the centre of the board considered important in chess?

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Does depth (number of ply) still matter once it is high enough?

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Chess traps without positional loss

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What to do after losing a game?

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Is there a name for this attack against Sicilian defense?

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I need to get rid of Black's light-square Bishop

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Which notable players in chess history successfully used dubious openings?

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Are there moves in chess that are considered unsporting?

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Queen's Indian Defense question that has me stumped

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Online Sites For Earning Money Through Chess

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A problem rebus-reproduce the game

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How do you hold a draw with a knight against a rook?

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Kramnik - Karjakin in the FIDE Candidates 2014, was 8...f5 correct?

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Checkmate with two knights?

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Carlsen-Anand, Game 2. Could Black hold if not for 34...h5?

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What should you do after blundering during a game?

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How to break through their "Great Wall of China"

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King's Gambit, Fischer's Defence 6. Ng1. Wait, what?

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Am I allowed to do a checkmate and win the game in this situation?

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Problem: Find White's second-to-last move

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Where can I start to learn?

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Another chess problem

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Sherlock Holmes vs Professor James Moriarty, A Game of Shadow-Chess Game Position Reconstruction

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He has two queens. I have one. Is it proper chess etiquette to check him non stop just to avoid losing?

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How to respond to the Taimanov attack in the Benoni?