FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship 2017 /Quarter Finals

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship 2017 /Quarter Finals:UPSET: Ju,Wenjun No.1 Seed knocked out by fellow compatriot Tan, Zhongyi.Tan is now moving on to the semi finals .. Russian GM Alexandra Kosteniuk will play against Ukraine’s GM Anna Muzychuk . Tan, Zhongyi[Event "WCh Women 2017"][Site "Tehran IRI"][Date "2017.02.21"][Round "4.2"][White "Ju, Wenjun"][Black "Tan, Zhongyi"][Result "0-1"][WhiteTitle … Continue reading

FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship 2017

The FIDE Women’s World Chess Championship 2017  will take place from February 10 – March 5 2017 in Tehran, Iran.The knock-out tournament will have the participation of some of the world’s top players, including the former Women’s World Champions Alexandra Kosteniuk (Russia), Anna Ushenina (Ukraine), Zhu Chen (Qatar) and Antoaneta … Continue reading

The Cribbage hand of the Day

The Cribbage Hand of the Day [Inushtuk Feb 7 ]Your the dealer and you trail 58-61..Do you think Offense or Defense.. Dealer’s hands averages 7.95 points and the Pone’s hand: 8.10 points. Which 2 cards do you toss to Your crib ? .. Now the Cut … FLIP ..The Ten of Spades to go with Going on the Offensive … Continue reading

Sunday Checkers / Feb 5

Sunday Checkers / Feb 5Two tricky diagrams that you can solve on this super Sunday {.. maybe}N0.94Black to Move and Win                              white                                         black  Solution..1.11-16 12-19 2.18-23 9-18..(19-26) 3.27-31. N0.95White to Move and Win                  white                  black Solution..1..27-24 2.16-20 23-18 3.20-27 19-16 4.12-19 15-29   puzzles (Robert Pike 101 checkers puzzles…pg106-107)

Tradewise Gibaltar Chess/Final

  Tradewise Gibaltar Chess/Final3 years in a row… Hikaru Nakamura solid as a Rock..Nakamura defeats David Anton Guijarro 1.5 – .5  final Tie Break[Event "Gibraltar Masters TB"] [Site "Caleta ENG"] [Date "2017.02.02"] [Round "2.2"] [White "Nakamura, Hikaru"] [Black "Anton Guijarro, David"] [Result "1-0"] [WhiteTitle "GM"] [BlackTitle "GM"] [WhiteElo "2785"] [BlackElo "2650"] … Continue reading