chess strategy for beginners how to play the queens gambit declined

Chess Strategy for Beginners: How to Play the Queen’s Gambit Declined

The Queen’s Gambit Declined, or QGD, is a chess opening occurring after 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 and is one of the most common openings in chess. Chess openings occur in…

10 reasons to play the queens gambit declined

10 Reasons to Play the Queen’s Gambit Declined

The Queen’s Gambit Declined is one of the most classical and solid chess openings. It starts with the moves 1.d4 d5 2.c4 e6 when Black strengthens the center with a…

grandmaster colovic on complete confusion

Grandmaster Colovic on Complete Confusion

Complete confusion! That is the subject of today’s guest post by Grandmaster Alex Colovic. It is always a treat when we have a guest post by Alex. His most recent…