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by Look
Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:58 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Hyper bullet chess
Replies: 2
Views: 139

Re: Hyper bullet chess

I prefer increment in blitz games. Like 3min+2sec
by Look
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Pragg vs Firouzja in asian championship
Replies: 5
Views: 244

Firouzja in asian championship 2019

Round 4 vs Gupta : r2r2k1/1q3ppp/4p3/N1n5/Rb6/BPp1P1P1/5P1P/2Q2RK1 b - - 0 21 It seems to me that Firouzja needs to improve his technique. [Event "Asian Continental-ch Open 2019"] [Site "XingTai"] [Date "2019.06.10"] [Round "4.2"] [White "Gupta, Abhijeet"] [Black "Firouzja, Alireza"] [Result "0-1"] ...
by Look
Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Some bird attack
Replies: 2
Views: 184

Re: Some bird attack

Against 1. f4 I would answer 1... d5 called reversed dutch opening.
by Look
Sat Jun 08, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Pragg vs Firouzja in asian championship
Replies: 5
Views: 244

Re: Pragg vs Firouzja in asian championship

zullil wrote:
Sat Jun 08, 2019 5:11 pm
Both players blundered badly on move 26.
I doubt they are blunders. Finding such moves and playing them are tense.
by Look
Sat Jun 08, 2019 4:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Pragg vs Firouzja in asian championship
Replies: 5
Views: 244

Pragg vs Firouzja in asian championship

Hi, The game Pragg vs Firouzja was played in round 2. The following positions are worth considering : r7/p1p1n1k1/1p1Nb2p/4P2q/2P1Qrp1/3n1p2/PPB2PPP/R3R1K1 w - - 0 26 Q7/p1p1n1k1/1p1Nb2p/4P2q/2P2rp1/3n1p2/PPB2PPP/R3R1K1 b - - 0 26 [Event "Asian Continental-ch Open 2019"] [Site "XingTai"] [Date "2019...
by Look
Sat Jun 08, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Online attacking game
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Re: Online attacking game

Hi, I watched this game live : [Event "?"] [Site "?"] [White "Shomoev_Anton"] [Black "teka"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "3213"] [BlackElo "3110"] [Date "2019.06.07"] [Remark "3 0"] 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 Bb4 5.e5 h6 6.Bh4 g5 7.Bg3 Nfd7 8.h4 c5 9.a3 Ba5 10.b4 cxb4 11.Nb5 bxa3+ 12.c3 Ke7 13.Qc...
by Look
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Online attacking game
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Online attacking game

Hi, I watched this game live : [Event "?"] [Site "?"] [White "Shomoev_Anton"] [Black "teka"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteElo "3213"] [BlackElo "3110"] [Date "2019.06.07"] [Remark "3 0"] 1.e4 e6 2.d4 d5 3.Nc3 Nf6 4.Bg5 Bb4 5.e5 h6 6.Bh4 g5 7.Bg3 Nfd7 8.h4 c5 9.a3 Ba5 10.b4 cxb4 11.Nb5 bxa3+ 12.c3 Ke7 13.Qc1...
by Look
Mon Jun 03, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Coffee house player
Replies: 7
Views: 308

Re: Coffee house player

Hi, Who is a "coffee house player" ? Well, me, once upon a time .... https://www.gettyimages.fr/detail/photo-d'actualité/patrons-of-the-prompt-corner-cafe-in-highgate-enjoy-photo-dactualité/103095306 So you gave up coffee house playing, what about the rest of coffee house players ? The Eastern Euro...
by Look
Mon Jun 03, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: GM Wei Yi the youngest chess player to reach 2700 !
Replies: 1
Views: 130

Re: GM Wei Yi the youngest chess player to reach 2700 !

Chessqueen wrote:
Sun Jun 02, 2019 5:31 pm
This is NOT about reaching GM, but reaching the 2700 level, I believe that GM Wei Yi reached 2700 at the young age of 15 years. :shock:
www.2700chess.com
What about rating inflation ?
by Look
Sun Jun 02, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Coffee house player
Replies: 7
Views: 308

Re: Coffee house player

chrisw wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 7:07 pm
Look wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 1:03 pm
Hi,

Who is a "coffee house player" ?
Well, me, once upon a time ....

https://www.gettyimages.fr/detail/photo ... /103095306
So you gave up coffee house playing, what about the rest of coffee house players ?