Mate with Two Bishops

Mate is possible with two Bishops against a bare King.


Nearly Finished: lessons from the chess endgame

[First published in The Vacuum]


MiddleGame Endings and Endgame Openings

How to mate with Bishop and Knight

Exchanging into King Endings

Winning a drawn endgame

Two weaknesses

Ruy Lopez, Exchange Variation: White wins

Rook Endings in Theory

Rook Endings in Practice

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Chess Quotes

"...only the player with the initiative has the right to attack"
— Wilhelm STEINITZ
"no one ever won a game by resigning"
(Unfortunately origin unknown)
"A good sacrifice is one that is not necessarily sound but leaves your opponent dazed and confused"