Many of the best chess openings, such as Ruy Lopez, the Italian Game and Sicilian Defense, move the pawn on the e2 square two spaces forward to e4. There are endless chess openings, but moving the pawn to e4 has been com... More »

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Some chess openings for beginners are the Ruy Lopez, the Italian Game and the Sicilian Defense. While there are a myriad of chess strategies, these openings are some of the most common. More »

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The objective of chess is to put the opposing player in "checkmate," a state in which the player cannot move without his king being taken, or to get him to surrender in the face of a checkmate within several moves. Playe... More »

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Some chess openings for beginners are the Ruy Lopez, the Italian Game and the Sicilian Defense. While there are a myriad of chess strategies, these openings are some of the most common. More »

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In chess, the Sicilian Defense is known as one of the best defenses against an opponent's e4 opening move when using the white pieces. This move is known as being an aggressive defensive move not only because it prevents... More »

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One helpful chess tip is to move the pawn in front of the king or queen as the first move. This allows an opening for your bishop and queen to move out. Another tip is to move your knights and bishop to the center, so th... More »

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The a two moves necessary to perform the "Fool's Mate" checkmate are first, king's pawn to e6, followed by the queen to h4, checking the king. This maneuver is most always used against novice chess players who are still ... More »

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