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- Sat Jul 04, 2020 4:22 pm
- Forum: Congress Diary
- Topic: Don’t cancel your chess congress - hold it online!
- Replies: 15
- Views: 1074
Sorry, Nick, no cigar. The design of the pieces suggest these are not real chess players.
- Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:21 pm
- Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
- Topic: Jim Macrae 22/05/1936 - 25/05/2020
- Replies: 7
- Views: 1266
I played Jim a couple of times. He and his also sadly departed friend, Hugh Flockhart, used to play in a morning section at the British followed by a round of golf in the afternoon which struck me as an excellent mix of activities.
- Tue Apr 28, 2020 4:43 pm
- Forum: Chess Questions
- Topic: What's this against my Sicilian
- Replies: 9
- Views: 1179
Didn't Chess Stars publish a book on this line some years back? I think the author was GM Vadim Zvjaginsev. Here he is using the line to claim an impressive scalp. [Event "RUS-chT 13th"] [Site "Sochi"] [Date "2006.04.20"] [Round "1"] [White "Zvjaginsev, Vadim"] [Black "Ponomariov, Ruslan"] [Result "...
A lovely chap. Originally from Dorset, Tim spent part of his working life as an engineer for one of the big computer manufacturers, travelling from firm to firm fixing their broken machines - no easy task in that era of huge computing beasts with miles of wiring. Unsurprisingly, Tim remained comfort...
- Tue Apr 07, 2020 1:29 am
- Forum: General Chat
- Topic: Media comments on chess
- Replies: 3626
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[Event "5th CC World Ch Final"] [Site "corr-5"] [Date "1965.??.??"] [Round "?"] [White "Yakov Estrin"] [Black "Hans Berliner"] [Result "0-1"] [ECO "C57"] [EventDate "????.??.??"] 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.Bc4 Nf6 4.Ng5 d5 5.exd5 b5 6.Bf1 Nd4 7.c3 Nxd5 8.Ne4 Qh4 9.Ng3 Bg4 10.f3 e4 11.cxd4 Bd6 12.Bxb5+ Kd8...
Depends on the definition of missing . If they're counting every phone call to the police or local authority or school from a worried parent whose child is late home from classes … I don't know whether this charity (or their fund raising agents) are capable of this, but some feel able to play fast a...
Hmm - thinking about it, I am almost certain the exact wording across the top of the posters (I will try to check tomorrow when exercising, if I pass one of the ad sites) is: "Every second a child is missing" Searching for that online for images, I find the phrase has been used, but it is necessary...
-- text omitted -- The charity is asking people to donate via text, citing the shocking - well, it shocked me - statistic that a child goes missing every second. But when I did a quick calculation, the most shocking thing about this statistic is that anyone would dare put it forward. Consider: one ...