Chess Prodigy

Chess Prodigy?

10 signs your child might be a chess prodigy – Mr C gives a list of 10 things to look out for to determine if your child is a chess prodigy. Funny.

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The Morra Gambit Lives!!

The Morra Gambit Lives On

The Morra Gambit lives on is Mr C’s response to an article of his friend, Andre Harding’s article on the Morra Gambit from his site Chess Essentials.

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Castling

Castling in Chess

This article is about castling. Its history, when and if you should do it and when and if you should attack a castled position.

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Beating Grandmasters

shhhh…I’m hunting Grandmasters!

In a chess -player’s life, if he is lucky, he will have a chance to play a grand-master. Grand-masters are by definition rare and beautiful creatures. A complete player that combines, attacks, and defense with a style and grace that few chess-players in the entire world can match. Grand-masters take the game of chess and lift it up past from the mere point of competition and elevates it to the level of art.

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