Black Chess Masters

At some point and time, there’s the question raised about the existence of Black players in the world of chess. Black players are present at tournaments around the globe. They are very fervent about chess...

Top Female Chess Players

Creating a list of the world’s top female chess players is a complex task. The criterion of play in women’s chess has been cultivated considerably over the years with many women now competing against the...

Mental Health Advocates and Using Chess as Therapy

Mental illness is by its very nature hard to control for the individual concerned. Advocates want to adopt a strategic approach to managing mental illness. Mental health advocates counsel against spontaneous, short-term processes as personal...

The Best Chess Apps

Many more YouTube videos are seen on mobile devices (mostly cellphones) than on laptop and desktop computers. A couple of months ago, Google stated that the bulk of its searches are now done on mobile...

How Should I Introduce My Child to Chess?

Not sure if your child will enjoy chess? It is difficult to know ahead of time, but numerous chess players share at least some of these characteristics. For example, they like a challenge, are competitive,...

The Best Chess Player in the World: Magus Carlsen

You have perhaps heard someone say “I can defeat all my friends at chess” or “I’m the top chess player at my school!” After rolling your eyes, you may have questioned, Who is the best...

For Beginners: The Fundamentals of the Opening

Beginners’ Rules to the Opening! There are numerous principles and rules for the three different phases of a chess game. However, the emphasis of this article is how to “get out of the gates” quickly....

Chess Principles Not to be Forgotten…Ever!

Here are my dependable chess principles, things all beginning players should follow: Command the Center! The center of the board is the squares E4, E5, D4 and D5. When you begin a game, put your...

How to Get Checkmate Fast with Fool’s Mate

Fool’s Mate is the swiftest way to checkmate your chess opponent. This uncommon form of checkmate happens when a player makes a couple of reckless mistakes. Chess is a game of understanding how to respond...

Advice for Chess Beginners

I will go over you some necessary chess strategies for beginners on this page to broaden your perceptiveness of the game. Many folks have a solely materialistic attitude to chess and to life. They take...