Chess Bluegrass State Games

chessMany beginners put too much emphasis on learning chess openings, only to be frustrated when their opponent doesn’t follow the book moves. Others will spend time studying the Endgame only to find they rarely get there. More often the Middlegame in chess is overlooked, but is one that can help make up for a lack of openings knowledge and give you the edge in the Endgame.

One point to be considered is that the colour sequence flips over on Game 7, at the halfway stage. This means Anand gets two back-to-back whites in Game 6 and 7 and Carlsen will not get time to repair any specific weakness in his defensive repertoire. So, Anand might use his second white to go wide”, probing the range of Carlsen’s preparation and then go deep” in games #6 and #7 to exploit any specific weakness he picks up.

Some people call games as educational games because they combine education & entertainment both. These are games that have been specifically designed to teach people about a certain subject, expand concepts, reinforce development or assist them in learning a skill as they play. Various kinds of educational games are like puzzle games, Memory Front & Back, Memory Alphabets & Numbers, New Sentence Maker Cards, Master Mind, Memory Match & Move, Kaleidoscope, Classic Spirography, etc.

Contemporary chess is an organized sport with structured international and national leagues, tournaments, and congresses Chess’s international governing body is FIDE (Fédération Internationale des Échecs). Most countries have a national chess organization as well (such as the US Chess Federation and English Chess Federation ) which in turn is a member of FIDE. FIDE is a member of the International Olympic Committee , 88 but the game of chess has never been part of the Olympic Games ; chess does have its own Olympiad , held every two years as a team event.

The organizing team members of the chess club are committed and patient people providing order and guidance. It’s essential for the club founders to employ a fair and consistent approach. The purpose of the club should be eternally kept in mind: to encourage the development of the youthful members.

Have you tried the Tutor to help make the game easier and aid learning? You can turn this on in Options or Match Settings to help every turn, or use it as you choose from Menu, and it will recommend a good piece to move but not where to move it to. Hint(?) on the Menu can give ideas of where to move pieces.

So, what are you waiting for? Grab the mouse! Surf the cyber space to enter the mesmerizing world of and addict yourself…..forever! The king cannot be in check, nor can the king pass through squares that are under attack by enemy pieces, or move to a square where it would result in a check. Note that castling is permissible if the rook is attacked, or if the rook crosses a square that is attacked. However, on the inside front cover of Chess Review, January 1953, Chernev had correctly attributed the observation to ‘Ed. Lasker’. It was a different opening this time around, with Carlson playing white starting the game with e4.