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by Roland Kensdale
Fri May 12, 2017 4:51 pm
Forum: Chess History
Topic: Early English Jerome Gambit Games?
Replies: 8
Views: 584

Re: Early English Jerome Gambit Games?

Couldn't find any in Oxford Encyclopedia of Chess Games, only 1 irrelevant game in Fritz 14 database.
Probably not relevant to search but 4 videos uploaded recently by Mato Jelic on Jerome Gambit, e.g. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8lRHuIJPXLE
by Roland Kensdale
Tue Jan 12, 2016 8:46 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Playing the prison
Replies: 18
Views: 1987

Re: Playing the prison

Re Stuart Rueben CHESS IN PARKHURST PRISON

http://www.chesshistory.com/winter/extra/phelan.html has full details about a felon's life including chess in Parkhurst.
by Roland Kensdale
Tue Sep 29, 2015 6:54 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Chessbase sale 29.9.15 only
Replies: 0
Views: 485

Chessbase sale 29.9.15 only

http://en.chessbase.com/post/chessbase- ... erything-2

With time zones etc.may run later than expected.
by Roland Kensdale
Sat May 16, 2015 12:29 pm
Forum: Chess History
Topic: Sultan Khan / Miss Fatima
Replies: 5
Views: 1571

Sultan Khan / Miss Fatima

Interesting video including his son and players who remember him, and an interview with 'Miss Fatima':

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PYCwOpjKab0
by Roland Kensdale
Tue Dec 23, 2014 4:30 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Heart warming story
Replies: 9
Views: 3518

Re: Heart warming story

by Roland Kensdale
Sun Jun 22, 2014 4:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Chess and Road Cycling
Replies: 76
Views: 9185

Re: Chess and Road Cycling

Tim Krabbé seems to be spending more time on cycling than Chess in recent years. In his online diary he even had to put the following back in 2009. http://timkr.home.xs4all.nl/chess2/diary.htm 384. 14 February 2009: I'm fine, but... Several readers have expressed their concerns about my health, as I...
by Roland Kensdale
Tue May 13, 2014 8:41 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: Chessbase 25% off everything 13.5.14 only
Replies: 1
Views: 982

Chessbase 25% off everything 13.5.14 only

Just for today - useful if you were thinking of buying some software.

http://shop.chessbase.com/en
by Roland Kensdale
Sat Mar 01, 2014 2:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Heart warming story
Replies: 9
Views: 3518

Re: Heart warming story

On iplayer - 3 mins

http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b0 ... Episode_5/

New video about Phiona Mutesi in Uganda - from 10.47 to 13.16

Part of a program about Queen's baton relay.

Available until 9th March.​

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