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New In Chess (NIC) is a chess magazine that appears eight times a year with chief editors International Grandmaster Jan Timman and Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam. [1]

135 relations: Alexander Chernin, Anastasiya Karlovich, Anatoly Karpov, Andrey Filatov, Anish Giri, Ashot Nadanian, Béla Perényi, Benoni Defense, Borislav Milić, Bu Xiangzhi, Budapest Gambit, Caro–Kann Defence, Chess, Chess endgame, Chess endgame literature, Chess libraries, Chess opening book, Chess piece relative value, Chess theory, Daniel Naroditsky, David Bronstein, Desperado (chess), Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam, Draw by agreement, Edward Winter (chess historian), Ernesto Inarkiev, European Individual Chess Championship, First-move advantage in chess, Fortress (chess), Four Knights Game, Gennadi Sosonko, Grünfeld Defence, Grünfeld Defence, Nadanian Variation, Gyula Breyer, Hans Ree, Harold van der Heijden, Heikki Westerinen, Henrik Danielsen, Hou Yifan, Howard Staunton, Igor Glek, Igor Khenkin, Jan Hein Donner, Jan Timman, Jean Hébert, Jennifer Shahade, Jeremy Silman, Jesús de la Villa, John Cox (chess player), Judit Polgár, ..., Keith Arkell, Key square, King's Fianchetto Opening, King's Indian Attack, King's Indian Defence, King's Indian Defence, Four Pawns Attack, Larsen's Opening, Lembit Oll, Liang Chong, Liang Jinrong, Lin Weiguo, List of books and documentaries by or about Bobby Fischer, List of chess books (A–F), List of chess books (G–L), List of chess books (M–S), List of chess books (T–Z), List of chess endgame study composers, List of chess periodicals, List of ISBN identifier groups, Lucena position, Maia Chiburdanidze, Max Illingworth, Milunka Lazarević, My 60 Memorable Games, New In Chess, NIC, Nick Aplin, Nigel Short, Nimzo-Indian Defence, Old Indian Defense, Olimpiu G. Urcan, Open Game, Opposite-colored bishops endgame, Outline of chess, Pawnless chess endgame, Philidor position, Pontus Carlsson, Promotion (chess), Queen versus pawn endgame, Queen's Gambit, Queen's Gambit Accepted, Queen's Gambit Declined, Réti endgame study, Ricardo Calvo, Rook and bishop versus rook endgame, Rook and pawn versus rook endgame, Rules of chess, Rustem Dautov, Semi-Slav Defense, Sergey Dolmatov, Sicilian Defence, Sicilian Defence, Alapin Variation, Sicilian Defence, Najdorf Variation, Sofia Polgar, Stalemate, Swindle (chess), Tibor Károlyi (chess player), Tong Yuanming, Ulf Andersson, Veniamin Sozin, Vladimir Bagirov, Vladimir Sveshnikov, Walter Browne, Wang Lei (chess player), Wang Pin, Wang Rui (chess player), Wang Yu (chess player), Wang Yue, Wang Zili, World Chess Championship 1963, World Chess Championship 1972, World Junior Chess Championship, Wrong bishop, Wrong rook pawn, Wu Shaobin, Wu Wenjin, Yaacov Bleiman, Ye Rongguang, Yuri Yakovich, Zaven Andriasian, Zhao Lan, Zhou Weiqi, Zugzwang, Zukertort Opening, Zwischenzug. Expand index (85 more) »

Alexander Chernin

Alexander Mikhailovich Chernin (Александр Михайлович Чернин; born 6 March 1960) is a Soviet-born Hungarian chess grandmaster and trainer.

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Anastasiya Karlovich

Anastasiya Karlovich (born 29 May 1982) is a Ukrainian chess player and journalist.

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Anatoly Karpov

Anatoly Yevgenyevich Karpov (Анато́лий Евге́ньевич Ка́рпов; born May 23, 1951) is a Russian chess grandmaster and former World Champion.

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Andrey Filatov

Andrey Vasilievich Filatov (Андре́й Васи́льевич Фила́тов; born 18 December 1971) is a Russian entrepreneur.

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Anish Giri

Anish Kumar Giri (अनिश कुमार गिरी; born June 28, 1994) is a Russian-born Dutch Grandmaster and former chess prodigy.

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Ashot Nadanian

Ashot Nadanian (sometimes transliterated as Nadanyan; Աշոտ Նադանյան; born September 19, 1972) is an Armenian chess International Master (1997), chess theoretician and chess coach.

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Béla Perényi

Béla Perényi (October 20, 1953–November 13, 1988) was a Hungarian chess international master known for his work in opening theory.

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Benoni Defense

The Benoni Defense is a chess opening characterized by the moves: Black can then sacrifice a pawn with 3...b5 (the Benko Gambit), otherwise 3...e6 is the most common move (although 3...d6 or 3...g6 are also seen, typically transposing to main lines).

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Borislav Milić

Borislav Milić (Cyrillic Борислав Милић) (20 October 1925 – 28 May 1986) was a Yugoslav Grandmaster of chess, and a chess writer, organizer, promoter, and administrator.

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Bu Xiangzhi

Bu Xiangzhi (born December 10, 1985) is a Chinese chess grandmaster and Chinese champion in 2004.

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Budapest Gambit

The Budapest Gambit (or Budapest Defence) is a chess opening that begins with the moves: Despite an early debut in 1896, the Budapest Gambit received attention from leading players only after a win as Black by Grandmaster Milan Vidmar over Akiba Rubinstein in 1918.

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Caro–Kann Defence

The Caro–Kann Defence is a chess opening characterised by the moves: The Caro–Kann is a common defence against the King's Pawn Opening and is classified as a "Semi-Open Game" like the Sicilian Defence and French Defence, although it is thought to be more solid and less dynamic than either of those openings.

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Chess

Chess is a two-player strategy board game played on a chessboard, a checkered gameboard with 64 squares arranged in an 8×8 grid.

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Chess endgame

In chess and chess-like games, the endgame (or end game or ending) is the stage of the game when few pieces are left on the board.

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Chess endgame literature

Chess endgame literature refers to books and magazines about chess endgames.

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Chess libraries

Chess libraries are library collections of books and periodicals on the game of chess.

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Chess opening book

A chess opening book is a book on chess openings.

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Chess piece relative value

In chess, the chess piece relative value system conventionally assigns a point value to each piece when assessing its relative strength in potential exchanges.

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Chess theory

The game of chess is commonly divided into three phases: the opening, middlegame, and endgame.

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Daniel Naroditsky

Daniel Naroditsky (born November 19, 1995 in San Mateo, California) is an American chess prodigy and Grandmaster.

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David Bronstein

David Ionovich Bronstein (Дави́д Ио́нович Бронште́йн; February 19, 1924 – December 5, 2006) was a Soviet chess grandmaster, who narrowly missed becoming World Chess Champion in 1951.

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Desperado (chess)

In chess, a desperado piece is a piece that is or trapped, but captures an enemy piece before it is itself captured.

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Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam

Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam (born January 11, 1957) is a Dutch chess writer, commentator and organizer.

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Draw by agreement

In chess, a draw by (mutual) agreement is the outcome of a game due to the agreement of both players to a draw.

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Edward Winter (chess historian)

Edward Winter (born 1955) is an English chess journalist, archivist, historian, collector and author.

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Ernesto Inarkiev

Ernesto Inarkiev (Эрнесто Инаркиев; born 9 December 1985) is a Russian chess grandmaster, the first ever from Kalmykia.

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European Individual Chess Championship

The European Individual Chess Championship is a chess tournament organised by the European Chess Union.

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First-move advantage in chess

The first-move advantage in chess is the inherent advantage of the player (White) who makes the first move in chess.

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Fortress (chess)

In chess, the fortress is an endgame drawing technique in which the side behind in sets up a zone of protection that the opponent cannot penetrate.

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Four Knights Game

The Four Knights Game is a chess opening that begins with the moves: This is the most common sequence, but the knights may in any order to reach the same position.

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Gennadi Sosonko

Gennadi (Gennady, Genna) Borisovich Sosonko (Геннадий Борисович Сосонко; born 18 May 1943, Troitsk, Russia) is a Dutch chess Grandmaster (GM).

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Grünfeld Defence

The Grünfeld Defence (ECO codes D70–D99) is a chess opening characterised by the moves: Black offers White the possibility of cxd5, when after Nxd5 White further gets the opportunity to kick the Black Knight around with e4, leading to an imposing central pawn duo for White.

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Grünfeld Defence, Nadanian Variation

The Nadanian Variation (sometimes called the Nadanian Attack) of the Grünfeld Defence is a chess opening characterised by the moves: The Nadanian Variation is classified in the Encyclopaedia of Chess Openings with the code D85.

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Gyula Breyer

Gyula "Julius" Breyer (30 April 1893 Budapest – 9 November 1921) was a Hungarian chess player and 1912 Hungarian national champion.

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Hans Ree

Hans Ree (born 15 September 1944 in Amsterdam) is a Dutch chess grandmaster and writer.

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Harold van der Heijden

Harold van der Heijden is a Dutch composer of chess endgame studies. He was born in Veghel, The Netherlands, on 18 December 1960. By profession, after finishing his PhD in 2009, he is head of the Research and Development laboratory of a veterinary institute. His collection of endgame studies is probably the largest collection in the world (counting over 83,000 studies as of September 2014). This collection is helpful for judges in anticipation checking. He was consulted by judges of many tourneys and also organized and/or judged several endgame study tourneys himself. In 2001 he was awarded by the Permanent Commission of the FIDE for Chess Compositions (PCCC) the title of International Judge for Chess Composition for endgame studies and in 2012 the FM title for chess composition. He published well over 130 of his own studies. With his 101 studies participating in tourneys, he won 28 prizes, 31 honourable mentions and 17 commendations (as of September 2014). He was appointed by the Permanent Commission of the FIDE for Chess Compositions (PCCC) as Section Director of the FIDE Album for the endgame study section starting with the 1998-2000 Album until the 2007-2009 Album. He was editor (1989) and later chief editor (1993) of the magazine EBUR of the Dutch endgame circle ARVES. EBUR merged in 2007 with the famous international endgame study magazine EG founded by John Roycroft in 1965. He was also editor of this magazine since 1991 and took over chief editorship from John Roycroft with the merger of the magazines.

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Heikki Westerinen

Heikki Markku Julius Westerinen (born 27 April 1944) is a Finnish chess player, born in Helsinki.

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Henrik Danielsen

Henrik Danielsen (born 23 January 1966) is a Danish-Icelandic chess grandmaster.

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Hou Yifan

Hou Yifan (born 27 February 1994), China Chess League is a Chinese chess grandmaster and three-time Women's World Chess Champion.

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Howard Staunton

Howard Staunton (1810 – 22 June 1874) was an English chess master who is generally regarded as having been the world's strongest player from 1843 to 1851, largely as a result of his 1843 victory over Pierre Charles Fournier de Saint-Amant.

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Igor Glek

Igor Vladimirovich Glek (Игорь Владимирович Глек; born 7 November 1961) is a Russian chess Grandmaster, coach, theorist, writer and organiser.

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Igor Khenkin

Igor Khenkin (born 21 March 1968 in Vladimir, Russia) is a German chess player.

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Jan Hein Donner

Johannes Hendrikus (Hein) Donner (July 6, 1927 – November 27, 1988) was a Dutch chess grandmaster (GM) and writer.

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Jan Timman

Jan Timman (born 14 December 1951) is a Dutch chess Grandmaster who was one of the world's leading players from the late 1970s to the early 1990s.

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Jean Hébert

Jean Hébert (born November 11, 1957 in Quebec City, Quebec) is a Canadian International Master of chess, an International Grandmaster of Correspondence Chess, and a chess writer, journalist, and commentator.

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Jennifer Shahade

Jennifer Shahade (born December 31, 1980) is a United States chess player, poker player, commentator and writer.

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Jeremy Silman

Jeremy Silman (born August 28, 1954) is an American International Master of chess and writer.

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Jesús de la Villa

Jesús María de la Villa Garcia (born June 30, 1958) is a chess Grandmaster born in Spain.

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John Cox (chess player)

John J Cox (22nd May 1962) is a British chess player who holds the title of International Master which he earned in 2005.

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Judit Polgár

Judit Polgár (born 23 July 1976) is a Hungarian chess grandmaster.

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Keith Arkell

Keith Charles Arkell (born 8 January 1961 in Birmingham) is an English chess Grandmaster.

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Key square

In chess, particularly in endgames, a key square (also known as a critical square) is a square such that if a player's king can occupy it, he can force some gain such as the promotion of a pawn or the capture of an opponent's pawn.

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King's Fianchetto Opening

The King's Fianchetto Opening or Benko's Opening (also known as the Hungarian Opening, Barcza Opening, or Bilek Opening) is a chess opening characterized by the move: White's 1.g3 ranks as the fifth most popular opening move, but it is far less popular than 1.e4, 1.d4, 1.c4 and 1.Nf3.

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King's Indian Attack

The King's Indian Attack (or KIA), also known as the Barcza System (after Gedeon Barcza), is a chess opening system for White.

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King's Indian Defence

The King's Indian Defence is a common chess opening.

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King's Indian Defence, Four Pawns Attack

The Four Pawns Attack in the King's Indian Defence is a chess opening that begins with the moves: White immediately builds up a large in order to gain a advantage.

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Larsen's Opening

Larsen's Opening (also called the Nimzo–Larsen Attack or Queen's Fianchetto Opening) is a chess opening starting with the move: It is named after the Danish grandmaster Bent Larsen.

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Lembit Oll

Lembit Oll (23 April 1966 – 17 May 1999) was an Estonian chess grandmaster.

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Liang Chong

Liang Chong (born January 29, 1980 in Guangzhou, Guangdong) is a Chinese chess Grandmaster.

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Liang Jinrong

Liang Jinrong (born May 21, 1960) is a Chinese chess Grandmaster.

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Lin Weiguo

Lin Weiguo (born July 25, 1970) is a Chinese IM-titled chess player.

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List of books and documentaries by or about Bobby Fischer

This list of books and documentaries by or about Bobby Fischer is a bibliography using APA style citations.

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List of chess books (A–F)

This is a list of chess books that are used as references in articles related to chess.

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List of chess books (G–L)

This is a list of chess books that are used as references in articles related to chess.

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List of chess books (M–S)

This is a list of chess books that are used as references in articles related to chess.

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List of chess books (T–Z)

This is a list of chess books that are used as references in articles related to chess.

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List of chess endgame study composers

Note: Russian names may be written with other spellings.

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List of chess periodicals

Below is a list of chess periodicals.

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List of ISBN identifier groups

This is a list of ISBN identifier groups, the second element in 13-digit ISBNs (the first element in 10-digit ISBNs).

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Lucena position

The Lucena position is one of the most famous and important positions in chess endgame theory, where one side has a rook and a pawn and the defender has a rook.

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Maia Chiburdanidze

Maia Chiburdanidze (მაია ჩიბურდანიძე; born 17 January 1961) is a Georgian chess grandmaster, and the seventh Women's World Chess Champion, the youngest one until 2010, when this record was broken by Hou Yifan.

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Max Illingworth

Max Illingworth (born 5 November 1992, Sydney) is an Australian chess Grandmaster, coach and writer.

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Milunka Lazarević

Milunka Lazarević (born 1 December 1932 in Šantarovac, Yugoslavia) is a Serbian chess player and journalist.

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My 60 Memorable Games

My 60 Memorable Games is a chess book by Bobby Fischer, first published in 1969.

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New In Chess

New In Chess (NIC) is a chess magazine that appears eight times a year with chief editors International Grandmaster Jan Timman and Dirk Jan ten Geuzendam.

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NIC

NIC may refer to.

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Nick Aplin

Nick Aplin (born 7 March 1952) is a Senior Lecturer at the Physical Education and Sports Science Academic Group (PESS) at the National Institute of Education (NIE).

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Nigel Short

Nigel David Short (born 1 June 1965) is an English chess grandmaster, chess columnist, chess coach and chess commentator.

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Nimzo-Indian Defence

The Nimzo-Indian Defence is a chess opening characterised by the moves: Other move orders, such as 1.c4 e6 2.Nc3 Nf6 3.d4 Bb4, are also feasible.

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Old Indian Defense

The Old Indian Defense is a chess opening defined by the moves: This opening is distinguished from the King's Indian Defense in that Black develops his on e7 rather than by fianchetto on g7.

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Olimpiu G. Urcan

Olimpiu G. Urcan (born 1977, Romania) is a Singapore-based chess player, historian, author and journalist.

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Open Game

An Open Game (or Double King's Pawn Opening) is a chess opening that begins with the following moves: White has moved the king's pawn two squares and Black has replied in kind.

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Opposite-colored bishops endgame

The opposite-colored bishops endgame is a chess endgame in which each side has a single bishop, but the bishops reside on opposite-colored squares on the chessboard, thus cannot attack or block each other.

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Outline of chess

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to chess: Chess is a two-player board game played on a chessboard (a square-checkered board with 64 squares arranged in an eight-by-eight grid).

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Pawnless chess endgame

A pawnless chess endgame is a chess endgame in which only a few pieces remain and none of them is a pawn.

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Philidor position

The Philidor position (or Philidor's position) usually refers to an important chess endgame which illustrates a drawing technique when the defender has a king and rook versus a king, rook, and a pawn.

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Pontus Carlsson

Pontus Carlsson (born December 18, 1982) is a Swedish chess grandmaster.

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Promotion (chess)

Promotion is a chess rule that requires a pawn that reaches its eighth to be immediately replaced by the player's choice of a queen, knight, rook, or bishop of the same.

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Queen versus pawn endgame

The chess endgame of a queen versus pawn (with both sides having no other pieces except the kings) is usually an easy win for the side with the queen.

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Queen's Gambit

The Queen's Gambit is a chess opening that starts with the moves: The Queen's Gambit is one of the oldest known chess openings.

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Queen's Gambit Accepted

The Queen's Gambit Accepted (or QGA) is a chess opening characterised by the moves: The Queen's Gambit Accepted is the third most popular option on Black's second move, after 2...e6 (the Queen's Gambit Declined) and 2...c6 (the Slav Defense).

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Queen's Gambit Declined

The Queen's Gambit Declined (or QGD) is a chess opening in which Black declines a pawn offered by White in the Queen's Gambit: This is known as the Orthodox Line of the Queen's Gambit Declined.

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Réti endgame study

The Réti endgame study is a chess endgame study by Richard Réti.

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Ricardo Calvo

Ricardo Calvo Mínguez (October 22, 1943 – September 26, 2002) was a Spanish chess player, doctor, author, reporter, and chess historian, who was awarded the title of International Master in 1973 and played for Spain at the Chess Olympiads of 1966, 1968, 1972 and 1974.

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Rook and bishop versus rook endgame

The rook and bishop versus rook endgame is a chess endgame where one player has just a rook, bishop and king, and the other player has only a rook and king.

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Rook and pawn versus rook endgame

The rook and pawn versus rook endgame is of fundamental importance to chess endgames,,,, and has been widely studied,. Precise play is usually required in these positions.

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Rules of chess

The rules of chess (also known as the laws of chess) are rules governing the play of the game of chess.

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Rustem Dautov

Rustem Hazitovich Dautov (born 28 November 1965 in Ufa) is a German chess Grandmaster of Tatar origin.

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Semi-Slav Defense

The Semi-Slav Defense is a variation of the Queen's Gambit chess opening defined by the position reached after the moves: The position may readily be reached by a number of different.

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Sergey Dolmatov

Sergey Viktorovich Dolmatov (born February 20, 1959) is a Russian Grandmaster of chess and former World Junior Chess Champion.

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Sicilian Defence

The Sicilian Defence is a chess opening that begins with the following moves: The Sicilian is the most popular and best-scoring response to White's first move 1.e4.

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Sicilian Defence, Alapin Variation

In chess, the Sicilian Defence, Alapin Variation is a response to the Sicilian Defence characterised by the moves: It is named after the Russian master Semyon Alapin (1856–1923).

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Sicilian Defence, Najdorf Variation

The Najdorf Variation of the Sicilian Defence is one of the most respected and deeply studied of all chess openings.

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Sofia Polgar

Sofia Polgar (Polgár Zsófia); born November 2, 1974) is a Hungarian, Israeli and Canadian chess player, teacher, and artist. She is a former chess prodigy. She holds the FIDE titles of International Master and Woman Grandmaster and is the middle sister of Grandmasters Susan and Judit Polgár. She lives in Israel and has worked as a chess teacher and artist.

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Stalemate

Stalemate is a situation in the game of chess where the player whose turn it is to move is not in check but has no legal move.

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Swindle (chess)

In chess, a swindle is a ruse by which a player in a losing position tricks his opponent, and thereby achieves a win or draw instead of the expected loss.

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Tibor Károlyi (chess player)

Tibor Károlyi (born 15 November 1961) is a Hungarian chess International Master, International Arbiter (1997), coach, theoretician, and author.

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Tong Yuanming

Tong Yuanming (born April 21, 1972) is a Chinese IM-titled chess player.

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Ulf Andersson

Ulf Andersson (born 27 June 1951) is a leading Swedish chess player.

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Veniamin Sozin

Veniamin Innokentevich Sozin (Вениамин Иннокентьевич Созин, 1896–1956) was a Russian chess master, author, and theoretician.

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Vladimir Bagirov

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Vladimir Sveshnikov

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Walter Browne

Walter Shawn Browne (10 January 1949 – 24 June 2015) was an Australian-born American chess Grandmaster and poker player.

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Wang Rui (chess player)

Wang Rui (born April 18, 1978 in Hebei Province) is a Chinese chess Grandmaster.

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Wang Yue

Wang Yue (born 31 March 1987) is a Chinese chess grandmaster.

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Wang Zili

Wang Zili (born June 14, 1968) is a retired Chinese chess Grandmaster.

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In chess endgames with a bishop, a pawn that is a may be the wrong rook pawn.

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Wu Shaobin

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Wu Wenjin (born 10 March 1976) is a Chinese chess Grandmaster.

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Ye Rongguang

Ye Rongguang (born October 3, 1963 in Wenzhou, Zhejiang) is a retired Chinese chess Grandmaster, who in 1990, became the first ever Chinese player to gain the Grandmaster title.

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Zhao Lan

Zhao Lan (born July 1, 1963) is a Chinese chess Woman International Master.

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Zhou Weiqi

Zhou Weiqi (born 1 October 1986 in Changzhou, Jiangsu Province) is a Chinese chess player.

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Zugzwang

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Zukertort Opening

The Zukertort Opening is a chess opening named after Johannes Zukertort that begins with the move: Sometimes the term "Réti Opening" is used to describe the opening move 1.Nf3, although most sources define the Réti more narrowly as the sequence 1.Nf3 d5 2.c4.

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Zwischenzug

The zwischenzug (German: "intermediate move") is a chess tactic in which a player, instead of playing the expected move (commonly a), first interposes another move posing an immediate threat that the opponent must answer, and only then plays the expected move.

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References

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