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FM title reached with a good performance in the Lugano Open

This Easter I played the Lugano Open, a very nice tournament in Switzerland.  I played against very strong players and in the second round I won a very nice game against the Grand Master Milos Pavlovic from Serbia.  With this victory I took enough point to reach the fide master title! My new rating is…
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Rook Endgames #1

Hi everyone, in this article, I will focus the attention about the rook endgames. Know this positions is very important, because the rook endgame is very common in chess. My tips is study "endgames with rook(s) and pawns" and "endgames in which you find rook against paw(s)" I recently added a video in the playlist…
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Great performance in Cappelle La Grande

I played between 13-20 february the international open of Cappelle La Grande, it's a very strong open with over 500 players, for me it was a wonderful experience and I had the possibility to play against very strong players. [caption id="attachment_2841" align="aligncenter" width="604"] In the analysis room with Arthur Jussupow[/caption] I'm writing a report about…
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“Festa degli Scacchi” 2016

I had the pleasure to be invited in the first "Festa degli Scacchi" <Chess Festival> 2016, it was organized by the Chess Academy Don Pietro Carrera in Catania, it's a very important city in Sicily near the Etna volcano. This event took place during the 30 January until the first of February, there were a…
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