Aman Hambleton Bullet Chess Speedrun | Part 1

I’m joining the pool here. All right so starting with 1,100. Weaknesses everywhere. Weaknesses everywhere. In games like this, look at him. So this okay… so this is what it’s like. You guys are probably seeing other games you know like League of Legends stuff like that where you start at sort of like zero […]

GM Eric Hansen Blitz Speedrun to 3000 | 1200-1500

We’re going to have some fun today. Today’s itinerary is a blitz speedrun so I started 1,200 and there’s no provisional so I’ll be gaining like you guys. I’ll be one of you know just… [John] That’s the whole idea. [Eric] There’s no big jumps. I have to just grind it out. I still think […]

How To Calculate Cube Roots In Your Head

Hi, this is Presh Talwalkar. In this video I’m going to teach you how you can calculate cube roots (∛) in your head. Why would you ever want to do this? The Education Secretary Nicky Morgan was recently on TV and put on the hot seat. She was asked by a ten-year-old the question, “What […]

Initiative in Chess by IM Boroljub Zlatanovic

Hello all! Today, we’ll analyze a game between Alexander Delchev and Vladimir Kostic. Bulgarian GM Delchev played with White pieces against Serbian GM Kostic at Serbian Cup Final in 2011. I was witnessed that game, I watched that game live and I remember that game made very strong impressions. White started with c4. Black continues […]

FABIANO CARUANA | EPIC Blitz Chess Comeback

I was not as screwed as I hoped fun this is this is how they do it right yes this is fashionable do this this is a fun line to play for wife I don’t know what he’s doing here I don’t believe so the sort of thing that he’s doing if I like Joe […]

Chess Strategy: Weak Squares Part-2

Hello everyone! In this video, I will show you what happened in the game between Aaron Nimzowitsch and Hans Duhm. It’s not a very well-known game but still very instructive and very amazing play by White – Nimzowitsch. He started with c4, e6, e4, c5, Nc3 Nc6 and f4. This is the opening setup after […]

Wesley So vs Eric Hansen BULLET Chess Match

there we go guys close the bullet with Wesley [Music] this is a Friday night stream so got to keep it fun right [Music] [Music] [Music] [Applause] [Music] I’m busted here [Music] [Music] [Music] [Applause] [Music] [Music] [Music] those nice okay – OH – I haven’t played any bullet today those side these thoughts are […]

Chess Calculation: Try not to calculate anything! Magnus Carlsen example (

Afternoon all. I thought I would like to do an interesting discussion video about trying not to calculate anything. A lot of you might hold calculation in very high regard like candidate moves, looking at variations you might hold this all in very high regard and you might find this example shocking. Okay magnus carlsen […]

GM Eric Hansen | Lounge Session #84

Knight e5 is coming, this guy’s always gone for checkmate no respect for my Canadian. Oh shit Sup everybody Friday night here just chilling out gonna play some Play some music play some good chess. Hopefully and just Just wind down just wind down. It’s been a long week actually I’m working tomorrow and Sunday […]

Why Humans will have fewer and fewer chances against Chess Computers!

Morning all, I wanted to talk about a very interesting position that occurred in the last few weeks. There was a lot of discussion on this position. Something occurred in the post-mortem analysis of a blitz game against a planet named superstructure who was high rated at time on the five-minute auto pairing. He was […]