the ultimate english opening 1 c4 guide

The Ultimate English Opening (1.c4) Guide

Choosing the right chess opening to learn can be a taxing process. Some are fun but too dubious, others are solid but lack excitement, and worst of all, there are…

the reti opening the ultimate chess opening guide

The Reti Opening: The Ultimate Chess Opening Guide

What Is The Reti Opening? a chess opening for White characterized by the move 1.Nf3 named after the Czechoslovakian Grandmaster Richard Réti first played in the 1920s (including Réti’s famous…

the no sweat approach to defeating the queens gambit declined 5 bf4

The No Sweat Approach to Defeating the Queen’s Gambit Declined 5.Bf4

When you learn how to play the Queen’s Gambit Declined with Black, you will need to know how to meet 5.Bf4. This is White’s main alternative to 5.Bg5 and can…

A Beginner Lesson in the Ponziani Opening

A Beginner Lesson in the Ponziani Opening

In this video, I give a chess lesson to PogChamps 4 Participant @Fundy on how to play the Ponziani Opening for white. The Ponziani is a simple and tricky opening that can be very effective at the beginner level. Learn…

defeat 1 d4 now with the chigorin defense 2nc6

Defeat 1.d4 Now With the Chigorin Defense (2…Nc6!)

Active piece play, easy development, and chances to take your opponent by surprise, the Queen’s Gambit Declined Chigorin Defense is an excellent fighting chess opening for Black. Named after the…

the 10 best chess openings for black

The 10 Best Chess Openings for Black

Chess players have been debating the best openings (for Black and White) for years. If you ask five different players what the best opening for Black is, you could easily…

how to play birds opening

How to Play Bird’s Opening

If you spend enough time reading chess articles, tuning into chess streams, or attempting to study with a chess book (hint: it’s easier with Chessable), it won’t be long until…

destroy the italian game chess openings for black

Destroy the Italian Game! Chess Openings for Black

Every player who meets 1.e4 with 1…e5 must know how to meet the Italian Game chess opening. This classic chess opening begins with the moves 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4…

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iChess Club Lite: Your Source for Easy, Affordable, and Unlimited Chess Improvement

How many places do you know where you can watch 1 hour of chess training videos every day for a mere $9.97 per month (or $97 a whole year)? That…

London Opening gets SPICY (in real life)

London Opening gets SPICY (in real life)

Big Shoutout to my opponent Jesse February of HashtagChess — Help her YouTube Channel get to 1000 subscribers! https://www.youtube.com/c/HashtagChess Also big thanks to @akaNemsko for being my “hand” in this video. Check her out on YouTube and Twitch: https://www.youtube.com/c/akanemsko https://www.twitch.tv/akanemsko…