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Pablo S. Ocal
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Why is the move 4.Nc3 rare in Bird's defence?

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What are the motivations behind pawn moves on a and h files?

8 votes

An aggressive opening for Black against 1. e4

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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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Is James Damore a FIDE master?

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Why do some players consider it rude not to accept a rematch in online blitz?

7 votes

Since each engine has its own style of play… which engines are more positional/strategic and which engines are more sharp/tactical?

7 votes

Top sources for opening theory

7 votes

A digital tree (with annotations) of all chess opening moves discovered by theoreticians

6 votes

What are the official rules if your opponent makes an illegal move?

6 votes

What would be the elo of a computer program that plays at random?

6 votes

What proofs for refuted gambits are there?

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A list of chess variants and their popularity

6 votes

What is an accurate way to evaluate chess positions?

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Tips on how to beat a computer?

5 votes

The Knight is stronger in Rapid/Blitz than it is in classical time controls. How many centipawns does the Knight gain in Rapid and in Blitz?

5 votes

Touching an opponent's piece with one of your pieces

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What is the source of the house-rule 18-moves?

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Is Whale Variation a successful opening?

4 votes

Opening books, theory on Maroczy Bind

4 votes

Scotch Opening - How to play

4 votes

Dynamic (not-drawish) response for black against the c3 Sicilian

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Looking for books on the Benoni

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Draws, castling rights, and the FIDE's 2014 rulebook revision

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Tactical variations in the Caro-Kann?

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Which openings give a winning pawn-structure in the endgame?

3 votes

chess variants similar to retrograde gameplay

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Worth of a piece in time

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Queen's Gambit Declined: Why 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 rather than 2..Bf5?

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Are there mobile chess tutoring/training apps for Android or iPhone?