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Forum: Chess 05-27-2020, 12:54 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,910
Posted By tospeke
Yes, I was fortunate to win. Jim outplayed me and...

Yes, I was fortunate to win. Jim outplayed me and in the endgame we both had two rooks but he had 5 pawns to my 3, a clear advantage. However, I found a pawn sacrifice that led to his king getting...
Forum: Chess 05-12-2020, 11:52 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,910
Posted By tospeke
Minnesotah and I drew our game. The chess.com...

Minnesotah and I drew our game. The chess.com quick analysis had me at a +2 advantage at one point but my opponent did a great job managing the complications and creating counterplay....
Forum: Chess 03-09-2020, 11:58 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,144
Posted By tospeke
Caruana Nepo Liren Hao Giri MVL ...

Caruana
Nepo
Liren
Hao
Giri
MVL
Grischuk
Alekseenko
Forum: Chess 01-16-2020, 01:35 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,480
Posted By tospeke
Is this like the Bacon or Erdos number? If so it...

Is this like the Bacon or Erdos number? If so it was already 1.

@ImPrettyDumb he is her brother, not husband.
Forum: Chess 01-13-2020, 01:36 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 3,802
Posted By tospeke
Hi, Iím sorry, I need to take another break...

Hi,
Iím sorry, I need to take another break from the league. I hope to be back for the next one.
Forum: Chess 01-13-2020, 01:35 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,480
Posted By tospeke
Thank you, glad you liked it!

Thank you, glad you liked it!
Forum: Chess 12-30-2019, 02:06 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,910
Posted By tospeke
Sorry I havenít posted in a while... I beat...

Sorry I havenít posted in a while...

I beat Cynical Realist https://www.chess.com/daily/game/235022846
I saw he posted, an unfortunate time out. I was comfortable with how I emerged from the...
Forum: Chess 08-17-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 9,910
Posted By tospeke
Iíd like to get back in.

Iíd like to get back in.
Forum: Sports 08-09-2019, 12:47 AM
Replies: 495
Views: 37,415
Posted By tospeke
Liverpool Manchester City Arsenal ...

Liverpool
Manchester City
Arsenal
Manchester United
Chelsea
Tottenham Hotspur
Leicester City
West Ham United
Watford
Everton
Forum: Chess 04-26-2019, 11:28 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,480
Posted By tospeke
Thanks for the recommendation, I just gave it a...

Thanks for the recommendation, I just gave it a try, going through some of their free books, which are mostly opening ones, and the testing features look good, forcing you to repeat moves, and if you...
Forum: Chess 03-25-2019, 12:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,438
Posted By tospeke
Check out the 4 player chess team championship on...

Check out the 4 player chess team championship on YouTube with commentary from Jon Ludwig Hammer and Alexandra Botez. I generally donít like variants as much but it is very interesting.
Forum: Chess 03-25-2019, 12:15 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 4,480
Posted By tospeke
My goal right now is 2200 on daily chess on...

My goal right now is 2200 on daily chess on chess.com (well, and to finish the books on my list). Right now I am 2129. I started at the default rating of 1400 and have worked my way up. While not an...
Forum: Chess 03-24-2019, 11:33 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,981
Posted By tospeke
Actuary_aspire and I finally finished our game. I...

Actuary_aspire and I finally finished our game. I managed to prevail.

[Site "Chess.com iPhone"]
[Date "03/24/2019 11:24PM"]
[White "Tospeke (2129)"]
[Black "actuary_aspire (1332)"]

1.e4 e5...
Forum: Chess 01-14-2019, 11:04 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 7,117
Posted By tospeke
I need to take a break, sorry. I’m in the 2nd...

I need to take a break, sorry. I’m in the 2nd round of the tournament I entered and I’m also playing some games for my state team so I’m a bit overloaded.
Forum: Chess 12-03-2018, 09:49 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 7,981
Posted By tospeke
I’ve finished all my games except one. I...

I’ve finished all my games except one.

I beat agtuary on time:

[White "Tospeke (2015)"]
[Black "agtuary (1387)"]

1.e4 e5 2.d4 exd4 3.Qxd4 Nc6 4.Qe3 Be7 5.Nc3 d6 6.Bd2 {Tospeke won on...
Forum: Chess 08-11-2018, 12:05 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 10,241
Posted By tospeke
Has anyone played in the US Team Chess League? I...

Has anyone played in the US Team Chess League? I signed up for my first match. Looks like fun. https://www.chess.com/clubs/forum/us-team-chess-league You play two games against someone in another...
Forum: Chess 05-15-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 10,241
Posted By tospeke
This chess.com tournament I entered is still...

This chess.com tournament I entered is still going on and is taking a lot of my time so I need to lighten my load. Please count me out this season but Iíd like to be back in for the next one.
Forum: Chess 03-13-2018, 11:48 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,691
Posted By tospeke
I will give you credit, after dropping the piece...

I will give you credit, after dropping the piece you fought hard and presented a lot of complications I had to think through.
Forum: Chess 02-21-2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,691
Posted By tospeke
Did you post that before I resigned?

Did you post that before I resigned?
Forum: Chess 02-21-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,691
Posted By tospeke
I managed to complete three games in one day. In...

I managed to complete three games in one day. In this one it was a pretty even game but watcher had an unfortunate blunder.
[White "watcher_in_the_woods (1595)"]
[Black "Tospeke (1845)"]

1.b3...
Forum: Chess 02-21-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,691
Posted By tospeke
Is anyone else playing in the chess.com...

Is anyone else playing in the chess.com tournament starting 3/1? It is 3 days per move, double round robin hexes with the winner advancing to the next round. Yes, that means 10 games at a time! 😯
Forum: Chess 02-21-2018, 05:04 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,691
Posted By tospeke
I lost to MathinTucson. I unwisely castles...

I lost to MathinTucson. I unwisely castles queenside and my opponent punished my mistake with impressive precision.

[White "Tospeke (1831)"]
[Black "GuilhermeAZ (1838)"]

1.e4 c6 2.d4 d5 3.exd5...
Forum: Chess 01-16-2018, 11:29 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,691
Posted By tospeke
It is tospeke :) I tried to challenge you but it...

It is tospeke :) I tried to challenge you but it said your max rating was too low. I searched online and eventually found this page https://www.chess.com/settings/daily and I changed the setting to...
Forum: Chess 01-11-2018, 09:38 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 9,691
Posted By tospeke
I'd like to join.

I'd like to join.
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