Chess Puzzles
Challenge 1 - Two Rooks and King vs. King
Challenge 2 - Queen and King vs. King
Challenge 3 - Rook and King vs. King
Challenge 4 - Two Bishops and King vs. King
Challenge 5 - King and Pawn Endgames
  • Pawn and King vs. King
  • Basic King Triangulation
  • Useful Maneuver
  • Challenge 6 - Queen and King vs. Pawn on the 7th Rank
    Challenge 7 - Bishop, Knight, and King vs. King
    Kid Chess Puzzles: www.kidchess.com/puzzles/index.html
    Junior Masters Chess League: jmcl.bravehost.com/lessons.html
    Vivacity Chess School: Puzzles
    Online Database: www.chesslive.de/
    Game Collections by Opening: www.chessopolis.com/chessfiles/cb_openings.htm
    Weekly Chess Problems: www.shredderchess.com/weekly-chess-problems.html

    Annotated Games by Chess Network:
      www.youtube.com/watch?v=uSl-h9ebI6I
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEcNrQaSG8E
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=EUne3oNmI5M
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=TijMCy0LjAg
    www.youtube.com/user/ChessNetwork

    Endgames:
      Bishop vs. Knight
    Queen vs. pawn
    Rook (Philidor position)
    Rook (Lucena position)
    Endgame Simulator
    Endgame Lessons (video)
    Challenge 8 - Two Knights vs. Pawn:
  • Two Knights vs. Pawn

  • Two Knights vs. Pawn II
  • Rook endgames:
  • The Lucena Position
  • Tricky Rook + King vs. Rook
  • Endgames for practice:
  • Four Pawns + Rook vs. Three Pawns + Rook
  • Challenging Rook Endgame With Extra Pawn
  • Knight Maneuvering
  • Endgame Training: www.ideachess.com/chess_endgame_training

    Openings:
      Four Knights
    Introduction to Scotch Game, by GM Davies
    Queen’s pawn (Alapin)
    Queen’s pawn (Torre Attack)
    Two Knights

    Middlegames:
      Visual exercises
    Visualization Trainer
    QGD

    Tactics:
      www.chesstactics.org
    www.ideachess.com/chess_tactics_puzzles/checkmate/2
    www.ideachess.com/chess_tactics_puzzles/tactics/2

    Play:
      www.ideachess.com/chess_against_computer


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    Other Famous Players

    Links to Great Downloads
  • Annotated Games, by Jeremy Silman
  • Annotated Games, by Randy Bauer at Jeremy Silman's website
  • Annotated Games, from Chessville
  • Annotated Games, from The Kenilworthian
  • Game Collection, by opening, from Chessville
  • Game Collection, by player, from Chessville
  • Game Collections from The Week in Chess
  • World's 100 Greatest Games, from ChessGames.com