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David Richerby
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33 votes

How to deal with your opponent's queen if your opponent rejects any trades?

31 votes

Is it rude to ask my opponent to resign an online game when they have a lost endgame?

29 votes
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Why can a chess move improve the chance of winning, according to the computer?

26 votes
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Will quantum computers solve chess?

26 votes

Why does Lichess only tell me my "inaccuracies", "mistakes", and "blunders", and not e.g. my "brilliancies"?

13 votes

Database of every possible move in chess

13 votes

Accidental moves in online chess

9 votes
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KN vs. KN: can I force my opponent to take my knight?

7 votes

Moving king into check

7 votes
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Feeling cramped in the Najdorf

7 votes
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How to update Elo rating?

7 votes

Are there any rules for transgender players in chess?

6 votes

Would studying the games of old players hurt my progress?

5 votes

Is it possible to improve the Elo rating system like this?

5 votes

Strategic implications in this puzzle by S. Polgar/P. Truong

4 votes

What is Black's best move in this position?

4 votes

Best strategy for analyzing chess games played by a kid

4 votes

If 1. e4 c6 is considered as a sound defense for black, why is 1. c3 so rare?

2 votes

Open Sicilian Variation, newbie question

2 votes

Is chess a sport? If yes, then why?

2 votes

Could you explain me this part of GM Larry Kaufman's article on "The Evaluation of Material Imbalances"?

2 votes
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On blunders in PGNs

2 votes

What is the name of this pawn structure for black, with doubled c and f pawns?

1 vote

What is 'space' on a chessboard?

0 votes

How do I defend against players who keep pawn pushing in the Sicilian?

-3 votes

Has anyone attempted to characterize chess mathematically?