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24 votes

Is this endgame (sort-of Q vs K) a draw?

23 votes

Is it more helpful to play with a titled player than to play with a chess engine?

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What is the the idea behind this popular double pawn sacrifice line In the Evans Gambit?

18 votes

How is this checkmate?

18 votes

What to do when your opponent doesn't play along in the opening?

15 votes

Why is exposing my queen for capture better in this position (According to computer analysis)?

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How did the Fried Liver Attack get its name?

12 votes

How to play against higher rated (much stronger) players

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Maximum number of pieces on board in dead position

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How far from solving chess are we?

11 votes

Queen placement in the Dragon

10 votes

What is the fastest loss by a GM in a FIDE classical game?

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Easy mate in three

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Worst tournament performances of reigning World Champions

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Unable to understand why N.McDonald - A. Stromer (1991) is a draw and not a win

8 votes

Has a woman ever defeated a reigning undisputed World Chess Champion in classical chess?

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In the Schliemann defense, who does Schliemann refer to?

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What is the name of this Sicilian Variation?

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How to checkmate in an altered version of chess

6 votes

Can any opening get outdated?

6 votes

What do top players' get from coaches?

6 votes

Is this theoretical novelty double-piece sacrifice actually sound?

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Most combative head-to-head World Championships?

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Why is this gambit also known as the Maltese Falcon Gambit?

5 votes

Caro-Kann 3.Nd2: is it worthwhile delaying or avoiding 3...dxe4 to exploit the poor position on the d2 knight?

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How are chess variations meant to be read

4 votes

Have famous grandmasters ever been checkmated?

4 votes

What to play as black after Bishop's Opening: 1. e4 e5; 2. Bc4

4 votes

Notable decisive grandmaster-level games where only pawns were captured?

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How to get to 1600