Wes
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Which notable players in chess history successfully used dubious openings?
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How much time did Capablanca have / use on the clock to refute Frank Marshall's Marshall Attack over the board?
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Kasparov's Immortal Game. Flawed? 24...Kb6! Suggest an improvement for White
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15 votes
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Sherlock Holmes vs Professor James Moriarty, A Game of Shadow-Chess Game Position Reconstruction
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Who is the youngest player to defeat a reigning World Chess Champion in a classical chess game?
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Is it possible to have a double self-smothered stalemate?
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How many legal but unreachable positions exist?
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Do FIDE rules allow listening to music while playing a tournament game?
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Brainteaser: What is the one thing a queen cannot do that all other pieces can do?
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Can a threefold repetition be claimed in a blitz game? If so, how?
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8 votes
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If both players simultaneously resign, what is the result of the game?
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Which World Champions other than Viswanathan Anand had a jolly personality?
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1. e4, 1. d4, 1. c4, or 1. Nf3? Which opening move has given the greatest scoring percentage for White in World Championship Matches?
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Carlsen vs Gelfand World Championship Candidates (2013). Could Gelfand have held it with 44...Bxf1!
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Is there any website where I can play simultaneous chess against many opponents?
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Why did the Berlin Defense of the Ruy Lopez disappear from the play of World Champions before Kramnik revived it?
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FIDE tournament rules: Is a player allowed to scribble notes on the scoresheet while the game is in progress?
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Do the rules of blitz chess allow a draw to be claimed if the position is dead drawn?
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How did the Grand Prix Attack get its name?
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Why does Black play 10...a6 in the A39 variation of the English opening?
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FIDE tournament rules: Does a player HAVE to record the opponent's move before making a move?
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Aronian vs Anand World Championship Candidates 2014 Round 8. Is White better after 19.f4.
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Paul Morphy vs Henry Bird missing games.