How to Win Against the Philidor Defense (C41)

Philidor Defense (C41) –1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 d6 The Philidor Defense (C41) was named after the famous 18th century player Francois-Andre Danican Philidor who described that “the pawns are the soul of chess”. Philidor advocated 2. …d6 instead of the more common 2. …Nc6. His original idea was to challenge White’s center with the… Continue reading How to Win Against the Philidor Defense (C41)

Chess Openings – How to Destroy Your Opponent in the Open Game

Chess Openings: The Open Game (1. e4 e5) We always try to destory opponents with chess openings. But what are the best chess openings? Well, most chess games by young players and even Grand Masters start with 1. e4 e5. This chess opening is called the Open Game. The best Open Game Opening to improve… Continue reading Chess Openings – How to Destroy Your Opponent in the Open Game

The Italian Game – The Best Chess Opening For White

The Italian Game – The Best Chess Opening for White The Italian Game is an Open or Double-King Pawn Game (1. e4 e5) which is one of the most popular chess openings for white. The other popular chess openings for white would be the Ruy-Lopez, Queen’s Gambit and the London System. Here in this post,… Continue reading The Italian Game – The Best Chess Opening For White

How You Can Study Chess Openings – Get Instant Results!

How You Can Study Chess Openings & Get Instant Results Most chess opening books go through complicated variations in an opening and force you memorise confusing lines. At publication of the book, these variations are already refuted and don’t improve your chess game at all. You need to study chess openings and get instant results! To really learn a chess opening you need… Continue reading How You Can Study Chess Openings – Get Instant Results!

Chess Games Online & Videos

Chess Games Online & Videos So you’re looking to play some chess games online? Or maybe, you are looking to watch some chess game videos online? Then, you found the right place! For chess games online, there’s two big chess websites: Chess.com and lichess.org. There are millions of people playing chess on those website every… Continue reading Chess Games Online & Videos